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Elastic Arts is incredibly excited to announce our 2020 Dark Matter Residents. The Dark Matter Residency supports Chicago-based, emerging artists of color whose work challenges the hegemonic hierarchies of race […]
SAVE THE DATE!!! SEPTEMBER 10-12 2020THE 3RD ANNUAL ELASTIC ARTS BENEFIT We’re busily preparing our 3rd annual benefit and can’t wait to share a wonderful weekend of programming with you. […]
See Ya Later to one of our very best. Eyes moistened with sweet sorrow, I must bid so long to my friend and colleague Mark Mahoney. Our former Assistant Director, […]
The COVID-19 global pandemic has affected us all in countless ways, even if we have not fallen ill. For artists, performers, and organizers, it has required an ethic of social […]
We are creating the Resilient Expression Fund to help support our vibrant creative community in a time of need. 50% of the funds will directly support artists and performers who have lost critical income, including those with cancelled performances, and 50% will support Elastic Arts during this public health crisis. Will you join us?
Presenting our Winter issue of Graphic Notes, featuring an interview between Visual Arts Curatorial Resident Alyssa Brubaker and artist Takashi Shallow on Shallow’s new show, “Gesamt.” This edition also highlights the […]
Gesamt is a fascinating look at the practice of conceptual sharing, where the lines of authorship are obscured. In a similar way in which DJ’s remix music, Gesamt incites a […]
Please join us this Fall for a special series of four live electro/acoustic sound + video performances featuring over 40 local artists. This series will be broken up into 2 […]
Chicago-based artist Jan Brugger’s work encompasses digital and sculptural compositions that speak to the screen’s influence on the human body and mind. Brugger’s immersive installations, collages and videos stimulate bodily interactions […]
Presenting our Fall issue of Graphic Notes, featuring commentary from new Visual Arts Curatorial Resident Alyssa Brubaker on Jan Brugger‘s new show, “Devices to Stay Afloat.” This edition also features Executive […]