Barbara Gaines, Founder and Artistic Director of The Chicago Shakespeare Theater, explains the role that the theater has played as the cultural lifeline of the city. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers


Barb Levant

Chicago-based photography and former model Gail Mancuso's work draws on urban landscapes, females forms and pop culture. Her work can be found in notable places as Seven Lions and even the mayor's office. We talk to her about her work and inspiration more

Sep 14, 2017 10:39 AM Style Makers


René Romero Schuler

René Romero Schuler sculpts a visceral, 3-D world with oil painting as never seen before. She is a currently a board member of the Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA) in Chicago. more

Sep 14, 2017 10:35 AM Profiles

The Museum of Contemporary Art's curator shares her perspective on how art and culture can move in tandem. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:00 AM Influencers

In the latest installment of Whitney's Women, Whitney Reynolds sits down with new Planned Parenthood IL CEO, Jennifer Welch, about her own experiences with both breast cancer and domestic violence. more

Sep 1, 2017 1:00 PM Profiles