| Affairs, Liasons, Conjunctions,
blog to record and communicate my whereabouts and subsequent
encounters--decorated with my political, aesthetic, and spiritual
We Are All Beginners Here!
An exhibition at Roots and
Culture, openning August 7th, 2010. There will be books, plants, food,
music, art created by a talented lot.
Part Path: a brief guide to making a pilgrimage for the purpose of
reforming your relationship to the landscape AREA
Chicago number 9 is amazing!
to the Landscape: from intimate places to geological timescales
A YouTube video essay for Red76's You Tube School for Social Politics.
working in the Midwest Radical Culture Corridore
the Radical Midwest Culture Corridor, or Midwest Corridor of Radical
Culture, or Corridor for Radical Culture in the Midwest...
Songs of Returning, Both Silent and
Aloud (The Domestic Struggle Part Threee)
Late Summer, 2008. Concurrent with the Republican National
Convention in St. Paul, and exhibition asking the question, how do we
touch the land and how does it touch us?
to Farms Book documenting a continental
drift, an autodidactic seminar traveling through Illinois and
The Domestic Struggle Part
Two: eking out grassy Midwestern social fabrics and prairie land
Spring through Fall, 2007, The Domestic Struggle Part Two, a series of
travels, social events and an exhibition intended to draw links with,
and speculate about, remote enclaves, marginal and alternative
domesticities, caravans, refugia, retreats, marginal travel
infrastructures, rural cultural networks, rarefied spaces, and hopeful
Mess Hall is
an experimental cultural space in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood.
Experimental Cultural Centers Replace MFA Programs? An article
about my experience working with Mess Hall in AREA Magazine
The Domestic Struggle Part
February, 2007 a project at a VONZWECK, an apartment gallery in my
friend Philip Von Zweck's Living Room, in Chicago's Humboldt Park
Neighborhood. page under construction...
we have a sprawling text about the history of me and the history of
Chicago. I made the text into a booklet for a group exhibition curated
by Annie Morse called "State
and Lake" that was at the Gescheidle
in Chicago. In addition to distributing the booklets at the gallery I
left several of them out in public for people to find. I also have a
few left, email me if you want me to send you one. Click to see more
about the gallery installation.
But more importantly, you might like to read the text
Brett Bloom and Bonnie Fortune, or Let's
Remake, invited people to design posters for a show at YNKB in Denmark, the Radiantly Optimistic Poster
The Crystal Ship
A walk across southern Minnesota.
Cultural walking projects in collaboration with Bonnie Fortune.
NCAAV The network of
casual art's audiovisual dept. is a small pool of A.V.
equipment reserved for the free use by independent cultural workers,
activists, artists, groups, and initiatives.
Avian Invaders In
collaboration with POST Chicago,
the NCA designed and distributed a poster about the avian life of
Chicago's Humboldt Park neighborhood, where I lived from 2000 to 2007.
Park neighborhood video.
Campbell and Lemoyne
Another HP neighborhood video.
67 of Brian Taylor's
Snapshots A selection of Brian's snap shots compiled for
the 2004 NFO EXPO, a networking fair for radical culture.
Under the Lions A project for
Bloody Tool Grant
Privilege. In Summers past the NCA gave a pittance to support the
efforts of independent cultural workers. The Bloody Tool Grant is
Michael's Swan Song
A melodramatic account of my friendster experience, will make little
sense to people not familiar with friendster
Sky Above the Clouds
What does abstract painting have to do with anything?
Healthy culture circulates best when we copy and plagiarize and pirate
texts and information.
What is 602P?
thinking about email hoaxes
Pleased Not To Have Read
technology, anger, and the morning commute.
email: mistywoof - at good old - gmail dot com
| Alliances, Kinships, Affections, Parallellls...
Waters Gather Paul Durand, self-taught Native American Scholar.
celebrate, make places for learning.
Roots and Culture
home-base-camp, cultural nexus, emerging gastronomical hub
The life and work of Dan S. Wang.
Research, Education, Activism Chicago and perhaps the greater Midwest?
Pottery and Paper Andrea, Jon, Lu, and Ry live with the land not on
it, and so can you.
Services When three or more become one cultural revolution.
Brett and Bonnie encourage us to take over together.
Tamms Year Ten Prison
reform now! Legislative art is real!
Free Store Make
your own damn free store!
Listen to Sarah Kanouse.
Take Down the
Fort! A powerful, elegant first step in the right direction.
Git with the Getalong.
Walking in Place
The projects of Nick Brown and Sarah Kanouse
Drifty insurgent theory and speech.
Salem invites you to take your pick.
Iraq Veterans Against the War
I think it's safe to say they're not just against the war in Iraq.
Activism and art are one-in-the-same here.
Art of This Artists
Perhaps the hardest workin' farm family in the Midwest.
Your future is in your body.
Commemorative March Reclaiming memory and landscape for the Dakota.
Surprise Chicago-based democratic art collaborative.
Defining a cultural work ethic in action.
Cooking with the enemy.
Vipassana meditation has done me some good.
Fecund, turbid, cultural backwaters.
Books to alter and confound.
Fleshing out the preposterous notion that politics is emotional.
West Bank Social
Center Experimental cultural space in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis-based cultural rag
Books and maybe other wonderful things.
Cake and Polka
Parade And just what am I to do with this?
Basekamp Philly done
In the Field Ava
and Brett made this stuff.
Ausgang Be a
This mother fucker!
Station More seeds for our future.
Philip Von Zwecksounds,
exhibitions, experiments in events
Are you a public amateur? Do you teach public curiosity?
Playing it cool, non-profit-style in Chicago.
Critical Art Ensemble
Taking technology for what it is.
to teach yourself how to dance.
Biggest Fags EverCanadian
art in Chicago.
of Aesthetics and Protest
We're the leaders we've been looking for.
Media Conference Seriously, we're the leaders we've been looking
Gay Utopia So
90's-early 00's Chicago art nostalgia.
The Land Institute
Why not make better Spiritual infrastructures?
Grist Green is a just a
boring marketing term but this is sometimes interesting.
is science offering today?
Simple deference for the beautifully weird
Mister magical eyes.
Looks exciting whatever it is.
Just Seeds Graphics
performance stuff is great.
Kathy Leisen More
hot shit from Detroit.
Philistine high/low art.
The rest is bullshit.
would be foolish to forget about Gandhi.