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January 1: Western Exhibitions is moving to 1709 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622. Press Release (pdf).


Artist News:


DAN ATTOE


ELIJAH BURGHER

  • SOLO SHOW: The Dead Know Everything. Western Exhibitions. April 15 to May 27, 2017.
  • GROUP SHOW: Mentors, CFHILL Art Center, Stockholm, Sweden. December 7, 2016 to January 6, 2017
  • GROUP SHOW: Broken Flag, curated by Daniel Berger and Omar Kholief, Iceberg Projects, Chicago, IL. November 6 - December 6, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Elijah Burgher and Anders Ruhlwald, Paris London Hong Kong, July 9 to August 13, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Triple Fantasy, Third Man Records, Nashville, TN. August 4-9, 2016
  • GROUP SHOw: H O M O C C U L T 2 . 0 – M E X I C O C I T Y, curated by S+S Project. Mexico City. June 9-12, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Pierre Guyotat - "La matière de nos oeuvres”, Azzedine Alaïa, Paris, France. April 22 - June 12, 2016
  • ARTICLE: Logan, Liz, "10 Chicago Artists You Should Know." Make It Better. February 22, 2016.
  • GROUP SHOW: Chicago and Vicinity. Shane Cambell Gallery. Chicago, IL. March 5 - April 23, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Language of the Birds: Occult and Art. 80WSE, curated by Pam Gorssman. New York, NY. January 12 - February 13, 2016

LILLI CARRÉ


RYAN TRAVIS CHRISTIAN

  • SOLO SHOW: This Shit is for the Birdies. Western Exhibitions. February 25 - April 8, 2017.
  • GROUP SHOW: Ocotillo. Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia. January 11 - 21, 2017
  • GROUP SHOW: Ltd Wear. LVL3, Chicago. July 16 to August 7, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Inaugural Group Show. Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco. June 19 - July 10, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: GEO NECRO, curated by Ryan Browning and Casey Jex Smith, Ada Gallery, Richmond, VA.
  • GROUP SHOW: White House Black Market. Kimberly-Klark, Queens, NY. December 19, 2015 - January 30, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW. Mysterious Muck. Circuit 12 Contemporary, Dallas, TX November 21, 2015 - January 30, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW. Thick as Paper Thin. Brilliant Champions, Brooklyn, NY. January 15 - 26, 2016

COURTTNEY COOPER

  • ARTICLE: Brut Force. "Imagined Spaces at the 2017 Outsider Art Fair". January 31, 2017.
  • VIDEO: The Headband. "Outsider Art Fair New York City 2017". January 26, 2017.
  • ARTICLE: artnet. "12 Great Affordable Artworks at the 2017 Outsider Art Fair". January 20, 2017.
  • ARTICLE: Disparate Minds. Courttney Cooper. May 10, 2016
  • REVIEW: ArtForum. Morris, Matt. "Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art." March 2016
  • REVIEW: NewCity Art. Reichert, Elliot. "Courttney Cooper/Intuit." March 2016
  • SOLO SHOW: Zinzinnati Ohio USA: The Maps of Courttney Cooper. Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL. February 5 - May 29, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Maps + Legends. Visionaries + Voices, Cincinnati, OH. June 4 - July 24, 2015

EDIE FAKE


NICHOLAS FRANK


RICHARD HULL

  • ARTICLE: Hyperallergic. Yau, John. “Weekend Studio Visit: Richard Hull in East Village, Chicago”. October 9, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW/Museum: Open, Illinois State Museum, Lockport, IL. September 24, 2016 to January 22, 2017
  • ARTICLE: NewCity Art . Reichert, Elliot. "Art 50 2016, Chicago's Artists' Artists". September 15, 2016
  • SOLO SHOW: Richard Hull, Merwin and Wakely Galleries, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL. May 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: New Prints 2016. IPCNY, New York, NY. January 28 - March 26, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: HeadSpace, Morris-Warren Gallery. New York, NY. February 26 - April 1, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW/Museum: Homegrown: The School of the Art Institute in the Permanent Collection. Art Institute of Chicago. October 21, 2015 - February 14, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Return of the Exquisite Corpse. Printworks Gallery, Chicago, IL. December 4, 2015 - February 13, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Maid's Room. Roberto Paradise, San Juan, Puerto Rico. December 17 - January 2016

JESSICA LABATTE


DUTES MILLER

MILLER & SHELLABARGER


RACHEL NIFFENEGGER


PAUL NUDD

  • GROUP SHOW: Feeding Time. Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL. January 27 - February 12, 2017.
  • SOLO SHOW w/collaborator Onsmith: Metaphysical Meatloaf. Western Exhibitions. March 18 to May 7, 2016
  • RESIDENCY: Popp's Packing, Detroit, MI. July 2016
  • GROUP SHOW/Museum: New American Paintings Midwest Edition. Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL. May 21 - August 28, 2016
  • SOLO SHOW: Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL. February 27 - April 3, 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Jokes of Nature: Playfulness and Monstrosity in Contemporary Grotesque. Redline. Denver, CO. September 4 - October 25, 2015 | Press: Denver Post | The Creators Project

ROBYN O'NEIL

  • SOLO SHOW: Robyn O'Neil: THE GOOD HERD. Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY. February 3 - March 11, 2017.
  • GROUP SHOW: I.C. Editions 25th Anniversary. Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY. December 10, 2016 - January 28, 2017.
  • SOLO SHOW: Talley Dunn Gallery, Dallas, TX. November 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: ACME, Los Angeles. October 2016
  • SOLO SHOW: The Lost Show, Western Exhibitions. March 18 to May 7, 2016
  • LECTURE: Live ME READING STUFF Podcast, AWP Writer’s Conference, Los Angeles, CA. March 30, 2016
  • PODCAST: ME READING STUFF
  • RESIDENCY/SOLO SHOW: The Kansas Sea. Harvester Arts, Wichita, KS. | Article: KMUW Wichita 91.5.
  • GROUP SHOW: Werewolf, curated by Nick Brown, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. February 27 - March 26 , 2016
  • GROUP SHOW: Drawing Conclusions. RISD Museum, 20 N Main St, Providence, RI 02903. January 22 - September 25, 2016

STAN SHELLABARGER


GEOFFREY TODD SMITH

  • GROUP SHOW: Chicago and Vicinity. Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL. March 5 - April 23, 2016
  • SOLO SHOW: Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL. October 24 - December 5, 2015
  • GROUP SHOW: Gallery Damacy. Hidden Dog, Chicago IL. July 24 - August 13 2015
  • GROUP SHOW: Intimate Jest. Left Field, San Luis Obispo, CA. April 3 - May 15, 2015 | Article: NewTimes SLO
  • GROUP SHOW: PRTY PPL, curated by Josh Reames, Circuit12 Contemporary. Dallas, TX. January 10 - February 14, 2015
  • GROUP SHOW: Cut From The Same Cloth, curated by John Weston, Charlie James Gallery. Los Angeles, CA. January 10 - Februrary 28, 2015

DEB SOKOLOW


BEN STONE


ORKIDEH TORABI