Zoe Bean

Associate Arts Editor

CONTRIBUTIONS

What Happens When Funding for Art Falls Apart

The Trump administration's recent budget proposal needlessly and dangerously cuts funding for arts and the humanities.

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February 22, 2018

Not Just Somebody That You Used to Know: Kimbra Brings "Primal Heart" to Chicago

While she might not quite keep company with the Lanas, Gagas, and Madonnas of the world, Kimbra packs a powerful punch with her combination of solid vocals and mellow, fantastical psychedelic pop instrumentals.

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February 8, 2018

Hyde Park Art Center Has Global Reach

A few exhibits at the local arts space.

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February 5, 2018

Hinds Plays Lincoln Hall for Tomorrow Never Knows

"Their show felt like a private performance from your best friends, if your best friends were members of an internationally known rock band and also ridiculously, effortlessly cool."

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January 25, 2018

MoCP Exhibit Presents Three Takes on Cultural Identity

Three photographers take on the history of state-sponsored violence around the world, and examine their own biased perspectives in the process.

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January 22, 2018

Galantis Delivers EDM Magic at Aragon Ballroom

The Swedish electronic danced music duo stopped in Chicago on November 17.

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November 28, 2017

"Lysistrata Jones" Slam Dunks the Patriarchy Through Song

Refuge Theatre Project delivers a "delightful, provocative, and masterfully performed" version of the collegiate, musical retelling of Aristophanes’s comedy "Lysistrata."

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October 26, 2017

Fall Exhibits Examine Community Engagement at the Smart

The museum's new exhibits feature historical and political themes and investigate changing societal values.

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October 9, 2017

Glass Animals Brings the Pineapples and Punch to Aragon Ballroom

The indie rock band formed an electrifying set in iconic Chicago concert venue.

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October 2, 2017