By James R. Dabbert Here in the Midwest is where Sidney Laufman established his reputation as a Modernist artist. Born in Cleveland, Ohio of working-class immigrants from Eastern Europe, he began his young working life as a surveyor, studying in the evenings at the Cleveland School of Art. He was also courting … Continue reading Sidney Laufman, 1891-1985
We are excited to announce the launch of our brand new website this weekend! In honor of the launch and our 100 (and now 101) Instagram posts we want to give you the 101 breakdown of our business. First and foremost, we want you to know that we are a family run business with many … Continue reading Exposa 101
The beauty of life is its ability to present you with unexpected circumstances. And thus, after two and a half years we are back on this blog wondering where the time has gone so quickly. Though we haven’t been posting, our creative hiatus has led to a renewed sense of the importance of this blog and our business. … Continue reading Hitting Refresh
We’ll be back soon….some changes have been happening here which have put our blog on hold the past few months! xx J Continue reading Happy Halloween!
On June 2, 2012 Exposa Chicago hosted the reception to the Art Institute’s exhibit Jindřich Heisler: Surrealism under Pressure. The evening brought together experts from many fields most notably The University of Michigan. While a violinist played soft Slavic compositions, Chicago’s art lovers gathered at Exposa Chicago to mingle and hear a short lecture presented … Continue reading Jindřich Heisler: Surrealism under Pressure- A Reception
Hello everyone! We are happy to finally announce the collaborative effort of our upcoming event. Exposa will be joined by professionals from the University of Michigan’s Center for Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian Studies as well as the Art Institute of Chicago to present An Evening of Czech Culture. The event will be a reception … Continue reading An Evening of Czech Culture at Exposa Chicago
Hello everyone! I have been watching trailers for the new movie that is coming out Snow White and the Huntsmen and I was inspired by the dark take on this classic fairytale. From the previews I’ve seen so far, it’s clear that they have a very unusual and unique take on the evil mirror. I … Continue reading Mirror mirror on the wall