Archive for January, 2010

Vicky Starr

I heard today that Vicky Starr had died on Thanksgiving Day, 2009. When my wife and I moved to Chicago from Spain in 1983, Vicky was one of our first new friends. One of Vicky’s old coats–a handsome wool one, with a fashionable cut–kept my wife warm through a brutal Chicago winter. We had long […]

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IgnoStudio @ Transistor

Three artists from IgnoStudio have work on view at Transistor, an eclectic “art gallery, book and magazine shop, CD & record store, electronics boutique, and more,” as its web site says. It’s in the Andersonville neighborhood of Chicago, near the fabulous Hopleaf bar. Check out the web site and the store–we think they bring a […]

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