Man-sized wooden paper airplanes? Of course! Come into the woodshop with Chicago’s “artpenter” Floyd Davis, whose creations are featured on the nine-hole mini golf course at Riot Fest.
Perhaps it was a good thing that Theaster Gates, one of the most powerful men in contemporary art, didn’t invite media to witness his second annual “Black Artists Retreat,” held over two days in August.
Fantasy football is a $70 billion operation and more than that, it’s a lifestyle. The players — guys and gals alike — study year round. Some keep notebooks. Others keep the notes in their head. Some win big money and others win nothing. But most have a running ticker of stats and situational tidbits for information that make for creating a better team.
Mike Pender has never included Beatles songs in his show. For this weekend’s Fest for Beatles Fans, the Searchers singer and guitarist will make an exception. Pender is one of the musical headliners for the 38th annual Chicago fest along with Monkees drummer Mickey Dolenz, …Read More
Dr. Rory Childers was an expert on heart disease who helped set the standards for interpreting electrocardiograms that guided first-responders on life-saving action. A University Read More
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jimmie Johnson, 39; Constantine Maroulis, 39; Doug E. Fresh, 48; Kyle Chandler, 49. Happy Birthday: Positive changes to your personal … Read More