Tammy Schreiter, the owner of Hatch Art House, has always instilled values of affordability, eco-friendly procedures and creativity in her business. An artist herself with an MFA in painting and an emphasis on multimedia work, Tammy knows what it is like to be a creator in the oftentimes elitist world of art, with expensive materials, politicized gallery selection processes and a lack of profit for artists early in their career.
Electronic-waste, or E-waste, is a term not too many people are familiar with. However, the definition is not hard to comprehend. E-waste includes technology such as CDs, records and music playing devices. All methods of listening to music have their drawbacks. But which is better for the earth in the long run?
On the morning of April 12, the first trailer for what has been titled “The Rise of Skywalker” was shown to fans at a celebratory panel in Chicago. Much of the cast and crew were on hand for the premiere of the preview, which was soon made available online.
"Game of Thrones" season eight episode one returned with a bang this past Sunday night, reuniting characters and revealing who has the right to the Iron throne.
From Software releases their latest game, "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice," a challenging combat creation that sparks discussion in the gaming industry.
Broadway performer, Ben Platt, release his first studio album Sing to Me Instead — a remembrance of past loves and brutally honest themes of growing from loss and pain.
Sir David Attenborough is the narrator of “Our Planet” for Netflix — another visually sensational episodic nature series with an emphasis on conservation and the perilous threats the world’s ecosystems and wildlife are facing.
After six years, Sara Bareilles returned with Amidst the Chaos — a revelatory search for love and unity in places of defiance through powerful ballads and infectious rhythms.
From the crack-infested slums of Maryland to the top of the New York Times Best Seller list, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II (also known by the stage name of Logic) has trekked far off the trodden path when it comes to the American success story, reaching acclaim in not just the rap game, but now the literary community through his freshman work of fiction, titled "Supermarket."
Caamp jammed on the Majestic stage, selling out the entire venue with their new sound.
Mitski performed at The Slyvee last Wednesday night, blending her old and new tunes to fill the air with bopping indie melodies.
On Wednesday morning, April 3, comic book and movie fans were delighted, waking up to a gift. Hopping online, there was the premiere trailer for “Joker” — from director Todd Phillips (“The Hangover” trilogy) and starring Oscar-nominee Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime.
In order to better acquaint myself with the literary legend, F. Scott Fitzgerald, I recently read his first novel, “This Side of Paradise.” A semi-autobiographical tale of a privileged young man’s life experiences, the 1920 book is predictive of many of the features, both positive and negative, that would characterize Fitzgerald's later works.
With anthology shows only becoming more prominent in recent years thanks to series like “Black Mirror” and “Love, Death, and Robots,” it seems as fit a time as any in the television landscape for “The Twilight Zone” to burst back onto the scene. With its first episode “The Comedian” — ironically airing on April Fools — the classic returns with as much intrigue and social commentary as ever.
On Sunday night, rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed while leaving his clothing store in Los Angeles. The news was devastating to the music community, which resulted in an outpouring of sympathies to his family — especially his two children and girlfriend, Lauren London. Despite only being 33 years old, Hussle leaves behind an impressive, at times complicated, legacy.
Mumford and Sons graced the Kohl Center stage this past Saturday night, gifting the attendees with a performance they won’t forget.
The thirteenth annual Line Breaks festival held by OMAI begins April 4 to April 7. Check out the different performances and events below.