Artist Diane Simpson will participate in an artist talk at Monique Meloche gallery, as part of the exhibition My Hands Are My Bite, curated by Dan Gunn.

Saturday, 12 July, 1:00pm

2154 West Division Street, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Free and open to the public

Image: Diane Simpson, model for Window Dressing.

David Hartt: Stray Light presents color photographs, sculptures, and a video installation by Hartt reflecting on the iconic headquarters of the Johnson Publishing Company (EBONY, JET) in downtown Chicago.

Friday, May 16th, 2014

5:00-9:00pm Stray Light opening reception with the artist

6:30pm-7:30pm Artist talk with David Hartt and Felix Burrichter, creative director of PIN-UP Magazine, and Dan Byers (The Richard Armstrong Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at CMOA) to talk about Stray Light and its forensic investigation into the power of cultural icons, in the CMOA Theater.

Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. More information here.

Image: David Hartt, Archive at The Johnson Publishing Company Headquarters, Chicago, Illinois, 2011, Archival Pigment Print mounted to Dibond and framed, 60 x 80 inches.

SURRY HILLS, AUSTRALIA – Opening May 1st, artists Rebecca Shore and Gabrielle Garland are featured in Now Chicago!, an exhibition of work by contemporary painters connected to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.


PITTSBURGH – Stray Light, David Hartt’s exhibition of photographs, sculptures, and film opens Saturday, May 17th at the Carnegie Museum of Art.


CHICAGO – Painter Margot Bergman included in Unbound: Contemporary Art After Frida Kahlo at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, through October 5, 2014.