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Heaux History Project Dazed Spring 2022
Life & CultureThe Chicago collective unearthing the history of Black erotic labour
Brandon Breaux, Photography by Martin Mayorga © DA
Art & PhotographyInside Chicago’s booming art scene
Prince
MusicLet’s go crazy in the new, interactive Prince exhibition
Home Alone house Airbnb
Film & TVRent the Home Alone house so you can make your family disappear
Finesse (2021)
Film & TVFinesse: the must-watch series capturing the beauty of queer Black intimacy
Decoding Kanye West's house of Donda
MusicDecoding Kanye West’s house of Donda
Craig Mack live in Chicago
Art & PhotographyRaymond Boyd on lensing the 90s artists who ripped up the hip hop rulebook
Ibrahem Hasan, Love Is Why (2021)
Art & PhotographyThis photo book celebrates the unsung Black mentors of Chicago’s South Side
Kanye West’s Yandhi
MusicKanye West is donating free meals amid coronavirus
Barbara Kruger, Untitled (Thinking of you) (1999–2000)
Art & PhotographyFour decades’ worth of Barbara Kruger’s art will feature in a new show
Honey Dijon Ricardo Gomes
MusicHoney Dijon on whether dance music can save us
Larry Heard live at the IICON stage at Block9, Glastonbury
MusicThree decades later, Chicago house legend Larry Heard is still feeling it
Cindy Sherman Untitled 92 1981
Art & PhotographyArt shows to leave the house for this month
damaged goods web series vincent martell chicago
Life & CultureDamaged Goods is the Skins-like web series centring people of colour
Katrina Cervoni
Art & PhotographyPhotographing the global drag scenes of Chicago, Athens, and Amsterdam
Jamila Woods
MusicJamila Woods is securing her legacy
Mister Wallace
MusicChicago rapper Mister Wallace on their vital album Cool Mom
Vivian Maier: The Color Works
Art & PhotographyVivian Maier’s unseen colour photography is being exhibited
Chance the Rapper’s Acid Reign
Film & TVChance the Rapper is making a musical movie about art kids in Chicago
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FashionChicago police are baiting black neighbourhoods with Nike-filled trucks
George Rouy, “Stages of Us (detail)” (2018)
Art & PhotographyArt exhibitions to leave the house for this month
virgil abloh nike the ten collaboration chuck taylor jordans
FashionVirgil Abloh is getting his first solo exhibition
House music at The Warehouse
MusicThe beautiful black gay history of Chicago house’s birth
Chance the Rapper
MusicFans launch Chicago mayor campaign for Chance the Rapper