Author: ed

Cholo Interview #5 Brenton Engel

Brenton Engel, along with Miriam Matasar, is a founder of Letherbee Distillers, a North Side distillery that churns out its own gin, absinthe and that perennial Chicago favorite, Malört. The spirits make appearances at...

Cholo Interview #4 Won Kim

Won Kim is a chef, disco dancer, organizer for the home brewing community and a sick painter. We met Won while collaborating on the Iron Brew competition and since then have been doing the...

Cholo Magazine Interview #3: Annie Wonsey

A few years back, Annie Wonsey started renting out rooms in the Englewood house her grandmother had left her to travelers looking for cheap accommodations. Now, she is one of the most popular AirBNB...

Interview with Tom Palazzolo

Tom is a painter, photographer and film maker who taught art at Daley College for 36 years. He has worked in these media since 1965. His work has been shown extensively in the US...

Co-Prosperity School Summer Session

The Co-Prosperity School is an Artist-Run School that has met regularly at the Co-Prosperity Sphere since 2010.  We run 8 week sessions. Participants find a place where intelligent dialogue on art takes place. Some...

Cholo Magazine Interview #2: Abraham Levitan

We are posting interviews with featured Cholos from Cholo Magazine. ( Lumpen Magazine 120 )  You can download the issue by clicking this link.  Please enjoy our short Q and A with Abraham Levitan. Abraham...