HATCH Projects is a yearlong, juried incubator for contemporary Chicago artists and curators that strives to support an ecology of curatorial and artistic practice.
CAR is curating a Kickstarter page for Chicago projects! If you're a Chicago creative trying to raise money on Kickstarter, we want to help you spread the word.
You called, we answered. Now you can submit your work for permanent display on the Chicago Artists Resource Tumblog. Post a video of your latest performance, a link to a recording, or simply an image that represents your current or past works.
I realized after all these years of making plays that I'm a sculptor.
When we decided to produce our own film project, we had some tough decisions to make.
I had fallen asleep in my artistic life; I had been sleepwalking. My rediscovery was an awakening of sorts.
The only thing you know is that if you do not get the visa, you have 10 days to leave the country. It's a complete mind-fuck.
How do you write about depression in a way that isn’t depressing? I decided to start small. Instead of "I need help," I wrote "I need a shower."
A filmmaker finds footage of his childhood home burning to the ground, and draws a sense of closure from it.
On a set? Getting paid? That’s all gravy. Auditioning is the job, and the work is a perk.
Honesty comes in different flavors: brutal, gentle, tactful, diplomatic, revelatory. Pick your flavor, but don't be an asshole.
With the required licenses a performer can worry less about getting caught in the act.
In a general sense, there are three overall types of grants: foundation, corporate and government.
Protection doesn’t prevent anyone from stealing your music; it arms you with ways to reclaim your work and penalize the offender.