In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Liesl Olson

In conversation with artist Lincoln Schatz, Liesl Olson, author of Chicago Renaissance: Literature and Art in the Midwest Metropolis, traces Chicago’s cultural development from the 1893 World’s Fair through midcentury, illuminating how Chicago writers revolutionized literary forms during the first half of the twentieth century, a period of sweeping aesthetic transformations all over the world. … Read More

Conversations at the Arts Club Chicago

In Conversation at the Arts Club Chicago with Lincoln Schatz, is an ongoing series of interviews featuring artists, curators, institutional arts leaders and others looking to explore the world of art in-depth and detail at the Arts Club Chicago. These hour long interviews allow for Schatz and his guests to delve into topics as wide-ranging … Read More

In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Virginia Shore

Lincoln Schatz and Virginia Shore, the Acting Director and Chief Curator for Art in Embassies at the US Department of State, explore how the program has evolved as well as the role of art in Cultural Exchange & Diplomacy. In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Virginia Shore is published on 2017-06-21T16:16:21+00:00 and last modified: … Read More

In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Russell Klika

Army Staff Sergeant Russell Klika, military journalist and combat photographer in conversation with Lincoln Schatz at The Arts Club of Chicago. Awarded the Bronze Star for documenting over sixty Army Special Forces combat missions in Afghanistan, Klika recounted experiences from his 12 years as a combat photographer in both Iraq and Afghanistan. In Conversation at The Arts … Read More

In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Lucian Perkins

Lincoln Schatz & two-time Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist Lucian Perkins explore his work and experiences in conflict zones including the West Bank, Iraq, the former Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Yemen, & Sudan during and after his 27-year career at The Washington Post. In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Lucian Perkins is published on 2017-06-21T16:14:01+00:00 and last … Read More

In Conversation at The Arts Club Chicago: Michael Kaiser

“Great art, well marketed”. Michael Kaiser’s signature adage and career-guiding principle made him into the internationally renowned arts management expert he is today. Known as the “turnaround king” for his work at numerous cultural institutions and companies, Kaiser has bounteous accomplishments. Since becoming President of the John F. Kennedy Center in 2001, he has established … Read More