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  • ASK MIR: PROPERLY IMAGING YOUR ARTWORK

    Dear Anthony, Thank you so much for this excellent question. In this technological age, our work is becoming more and more digital. While no photograph will ever be a comparable substitute to examining a piece of artwork in person, we frequently inspect artworks via images provided by our clients. As you can imagine, images thatRead the Rest…

    MARCH 18TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    It’s Friday! Here’s our weekly roundup of interesting art-related events and news from around the Internet! Recently Bethlehem’s famous Church of the Nativity was undergoing conservation, when a mysterious religious artifact made of brass, silver, shells, and stones was found covered in plaster near a window. Apparently, while it has been cleaned, there are noRead the Rest…

    FEBRUARY 19TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    It’s Friday! Here’s our weekly roundup of interesting art-related events and news from around the Internet! The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston has purchased the first Frida Khalo ever purchased. Painted in 1928 and purchased in 1929 by American Industrialist Cole Phillips, the painting has stayed in his family until recently. Now this purchase of “Does MujeresRead the Rest…

    OCTOBER 2ND: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    It’s October! Our favorite month of gallery openings, galas, and costume parties! Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Did you know that October is Chicago Artist Month?! All month long are great tours, exhibitions, openings, open studios, and performances. Since this year isRead the Rest…

    AUGUST 28TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. This weekend! The Bucktown Arts Fest! Both Saturday and Sunday from 11.00am-7.00pm, the fest features local and regional artists and is celebrating its 30th year. For more than 30 years, the Bucktown Arts Fest is aRead the Rest…

    AUGUST 14TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. The Air and Water show is this weekend! Anyone going? We plan on being there Sunday and are excited to see the Firebirds Delta Team. In case you didn’t know the show is the same bothRead the Rest…

    JULY 31ST: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Happy Friday! I can’t believe July is already over. The summer is flying by. Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Tomorrow! Smart Museum of Art‘s courtyard is hosting Chicago’s Official Ambassador for Hair Affairs, Mather Seerlo’s Hair Fair. This event is aimed towardsRead the Rest…

    JULY 10TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Happy Friday! What beautiful weather we are having! Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Opening this weekend! The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago‘s exhibition, “The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now.” The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music,Read the Rest…