When I first started posting on Instagram, I thought it would be a good way to reach and broaden my audience, especially among young people because I think it is important to have cross-generational conversations. But I wanted my posts to have meaning and substance. However, like too much of the internet (which originally promised to bring greater democracy and education around the world), social media has also brought trolling, online harassment and contributed to hate crimes and violence around the globe. Moreover, outlet by outlet, commerce has come to dominate social media, which is now happening on Instagram. As a result, we will continue to do posts about various happenings but as of today, we are launching the Chicago Gazette, a regular report from me that you can subscribe to for free.

Nov 21, 2022

CHICAGO GAZETTE #12

https://youtu.be/A7NVaopaDwE In September, I did a post on Instagram about meeting Nadya Tolokonnikova, one of the founders of Pussy Riot who - with her partner, John Caldwell - established UnicornDAO...

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Oct 17, 2022

CHICAGO GAZETTE #11

Judy Chicago in front of Wo/Manhouse 2022. Photo © Donald Woodman (Left) Judy Chicago, Cock and Cunt Play from Womanhouse, performed by Faith Wilding and Jan Lester, 1972. (Right) Judy Chicago, ...

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Jul 26, 2022

CHICAGO GAZETTE #10

Judy Chicago in front of Rockingham, 2022. Photo © Donald Woodman/ARS, NY Our short trip to Los Angeles was precipitated by a party commemorating the sale of the house on Rockingham which was owned b...

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Jun 17, 2022

CHICAGO GAZETTE #9

Judy Chicago at the Art Gallery of Ontario display of The Dinner Party Test Plates, 2022.Photo © Donald Woodman/ARS, NY Wow! is all I can say about the last few weeks - which are a BLUR. We flew to T...

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May 17, 2022

CHICAGO GAZETTE #8

WHY IS THE JUDY CHICAGO ART EDUCATION AWARD IMPOARTANT? Judy Chicago and the 2021 Judy Chicago Art Education Award Winner Courtney Uldrich at Establishing Our Own Art History: The Influence of Judy Ch...

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