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April 30, 2004

Ahoy, Hoser

For Artboat 2004 at Art Chicago, a curatorial crew of Middlemanagement, Mixed Pallet and Andrew Rigsby have proffered a bevy of Chicagoans and Canucks, heavy on the new media, heavy on the collaborations. Perhaps heavy on the art cum science vibe? Heavy on the quotidian?

A bit of heavy Googling gives us:

LINT (Rena Leinberger & Ben Butler), Rena Leinberger, Ben Butler,

Tucker Nichols

Allison Hrabluik, Allison Hrabluik, Allison Hrabluik

Kyla Mallett, Kyla Mallett, Kyla Mallett

Duke and Battersby, Duke and Battersby (Real Video), Duke and Battersby (PDF), Duke and Battersby

Paul Woodrow and Alan Dunning, Paul Woodrow and Alan Dunning, Alan Dunning

Matt Irie/Dominick Talvacchio, Matt Irie, Matt Irie, Dominick Talvacchio

Joseph Kohnke, Joseph Kohnke

Lou Mallozzi, Lou Mallozzi, Lou Mallozzi

Kathleen McCarthy

Fernando Orellana, Fernando Orellana, Fernando Orellana

Michael X. Ryan, Michael X. Ryan

Bill Smith, Bill Smith

Siebren Versteeg, Siebren Versteeg

Chris Wildrick

A couple other recent shows featuring a few of these all-stars: "Collectible" at NIU (Winter '03), "Perfect: a group exhibition" at Chicago Cultural Center (Winter '04)

I'd initially balked at the thought of shelling out $35 for this boat ride on a day when I would be otherwise overwhelmed by art anyways, but this list has really piqued my interest. I very much liked Versteeg's 12 x 12 exhibit at the MCA (link above), Leinberger's felt manhole covers at Zg a few months ago were surprisingly cool, and I'd really like to see what Woodrow and Dunning have in store, likewise Duke and Battersby. Too bad I have to work Saturday, huh?

If you plan on boarding, however, you'd better hop to it: the presale discount ends May 1st.

"Ahoy, Hoser"
Posted by Dan at 03:14 AM

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Referenced in this post:

120 Seconds: Duke and Battersby—Being Fucked Up (Real Video)
ACCESS: Kyla Mallett—Legendary Teens
Art Chicago
Art Metropole: Damian Moppett, Zin Taylor, Alison Hrabluik
Art in America: Bill Smith at Standard—Susan Snodgrass
Art in America: Kathleen McCarthy at Standard—Susan Snodgrass
Artboat 2004
Chris Wildrick
Cineworks: Duke and Battersby (PDF)
CrudeOils: September 2002—Joseph Kohnke
DBmagazine.com.au: Various Canadian Artists
Daily Northwestern: Chicago gallery displays ordinary as extraordinary
Duke and Battersby
Electronic Visualization Laboratory: Fernando Orellana
Evanston Art Center: Exhibition Archives
Fernando Orellana
Flashquake: Babylon Now—Dominick Talvacchio
Interaccess: Substance
Jason Pettus:| Extended Stay—Ben Butler on Rirkrit Tiravanija
Klein Art Works: Joseph Kohnke
Kunstradio: Lou Mallozzi
Kyla Mallett: Legendary Teens
MCA: 12 x 12: New Artists/New Work—Siebren Versteeg
Mouthtomouth: Lipservice—Winter 2003
NOW: Boy Wonders
Newcity Chicago: HIGH ART—Ann Wiens
Northwestern University Art Theory & Practice: Alumni Gallery
Penumbra Music: RADIOPHAGY—Lou Mallozzi
Perfect: a group exhibition
Preview: Kyla Mallett
Rhizome.org: Interview with Alan Dunning
SAIC: Faculty Biographies—Lou Mallozzi
SAIC: Faculty Biographies—Michael Ryan
Siebren Versteeg
Sine:apsis experiments: Fernando D. Orellana—the Hive
Stray Show/UnitB: Matt Irie Artist Statement
UnitB: Matt Irie/Dominick Talvacchio—Performance 3: The Multiple
Weewerk 01: hereweare
Widicus: William Widicus Smith
Woodrow and Dunning: Einstein's Brain
Zg Gallery: Ben Butler
Zg Gallery: Rena Leinberger