Chicago Street Photographer's Stark Images Snarled In Legal FightVivian Maier, subject of an Academy Award-nominated film, has been posthumously recognized as a remarkable photographer. But who owns the copyright to her work?
Made In Chicago: Photographer Elliot Mandel As a passionate musician, Elliot Mandel has carved out a niche in Chicago's community of photographers, reports Regine Schlesinger with Made in Chicago.
The 10 Most Photographed Places On EarthThere’s only one rule to keep in mind when traveling: If you don't take photos, it didn’t happen. (That, and don’t drink the tap water.)
9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure PhotographsJeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here's what he had to say.
Street Photography Group Holds 'Alley Walk' DowntownIf you walk through the Loop on a Sunday, you might see a group of people taking pictures - a lot of pictures.
Best Up-And-Coming Artists In ChicagoArt in Chicago isn't confined to just one or two galleries. Not sure which artists to check out? The following guide will help you.
Best Camera Stores In ChicagoSearching for a terrific camera that will help capture your memories? Then look no further than these Chicago area stores.
Museum Of Contemporary Photography Explores ‘The Limits Of Photography’When you look at a painting or drawing, you’re not surprised when you see artwork that’s abstract or presents a spin on its subject. But with photography, there’s the sense that what you’re seeing is an accurate depiction of the world. However, that’s not always the case—a show at the Museum of Contemporary Photography, “Limits of Photography,” explores what happens when artists challenge the medium and manipulate it in compelling ways.
‘Exposure’ At The Art Institute Showcases Emerging ArtistsIn Exposure, the fourth show in a series of contemporary work by the Department of Photography at the Art Institute of Chicago, Matt Keegan, Katie Paterson, and Heather Rasmussen each explore photography in a different way. While the three photographers present various subjects and themes, their work can be taken together as a way to see how the medium is being used in contemporary art.
Last Chance: See ‘Crime Unseen’ At MoCPThe images in "Crime Unseen," the Museum of Contemporary Photography’s latest show, are lurid, dark, and incredibly captivating. Each of the photographers takes pictures of crime scenes, well after the crime has occurred...
Making A Scene: Family Guide To The Lill Street Art CenterThe Lill Street Art Center offers amazing kids classes, fun-themed kid’s camps, family drop-in workshops and adult classes in seven different departments: ceramics, metalsmithing & jewelry, painting & drawing, printmaking, textiles, glass, and digital arts & photography. So why not visit?
November Arts PreviewThere aren’t enough hours in the day to check out every noteworthy art event in Chicago. Here are our can’t-miss picks for November.