Chicago: Universal Experience

Starting Feb. 12, Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art hosts Universal Experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist’s Eye. The four month, building-wide exhibit will showcase large scale installations as well as smaller pieces, like videos and photographs, featuring artists’ experiences while traveling and residing among foreign cultures. Universal Experience will include pieces by Andy Warhol, Max Becher, Doug Aitken, Ilya and Emilia Kabako and many more.

DIY Valentine’s Day T-shirt

Want to do something special for Hallmark's most rosy of holidays? Check this from our friends at Chicago's world famous T-shirt Deli: Greetings, you lovestruck soul! We know all about it – from the moment you saw her, your HEART started pounding. You wanted to sweep her away, to capture everything in the world worth giving to her, and to wrap your arms forever around …

Threadless

Chicago based Threadless.com is an online, ongoing tee shirt design competition. Each week they choose 4 – 6 of the submitted designs to print and sell on their web site. It’s a great way for artists and designers to get their work out there.