Support from Graham Foundation

Honored and thankful for the Graham Foundation’s support of my book, Inside the Matrix: The Radical Designs of Ken Isaacs, published by Half Letter Press and due later this year.


Arts Writers Grant

Honored to receive an Arts Writers Grant from Creative Capital/Andy Warhol Foundation for my blog IN/SITE: Reflections on the Art of Place. So grateful for their support.


BAD@SPORTS Podcast: EXPO Chicago Roundtable 

Tune in to the divine KT Hawbaker, me, and the cast of Bad@Sports as we review the highs and lows of this year’s EXPO Chicago, the international fair of contemporary and modern art.


Lecture and Workshop: “Burnaway’s Art Writers Mentorship Program”

Thrilled to be a Mentor for Burnaway’s Art Writers Mentorship Program this spring. I’ll be in Atlanta May 17-19, where I will give a public talk “Peripheral Visions: Sightlines for Today’s New Arts Journalism,” and then work with program participants to hone their critical writing skills.


Panel and Workshop: “Muralla Alta/High Wall”

Please join me at the Museum of Contemporary Art on Friday, January, 12, 2018, at 6pm, where I’ll be hosting a brief panel and workshop, as part of Edra Soto’s Open 24 Hours, part of the MCA’s new Commons Artist Project space. Entitled “Muralla Alta/High Wall,” audiences are invited to meander through a visual experience that includes a narrative installation of 35-mm slide projections, co-organized by Soto and Daniel Hojnacki, and to create their own written and visual responses. For more information.



Please join John Preus and me for Homecoming, a public reception and exhibition tour of “Infinite Games 50/50” at Open House Contemporary, 740 N Ogden Avenue, this Wednesday, October 25, 7-10 pm.

LINK: For more info

Panel: “Women Writing about Art”

Join me and colleagues Barbara Jaffee, Freida High W. Tesfagiorgis, Joanna Frueh, and Leslie Bellavance, for the panel “Women Writing about Art,” 12:45-2:15 pm on Friday, November 3, part of the symposium Transforming Culture and Society: Midwest Women Artists, 1960s-1980s, November 2-3, 2017, at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois.


Talk: “Inside the Matrix: The Living Structures of Ken Isaacs”

Come hear my talk, “Inside the Matrix: The Living Structures of Ken Isaacs,” September 30, 12-2 pm, at Compound Yellow, 244 Lake Street, in Oak Park, IL, organized as part of the Self-Reliance School by Temporary Services. Free and open to the public.