Monday, April 30, 2007

The Other Git

My friend Cable just alerted me to my doppleganger. There's only enough room for one Git in cyberspace and I am officially declaring all out open war! (unfortunately for me, the other Git looks pretty scary)

Sunday, April 22, 2007

Commuter Tales

This weekend I finished taking photographs for the public art commission that I have been working on. For three months, I interviewed passengers on the Armitage Brown Line platform and asked them to share with me a place of significance to them (in Chicago). I will be launching this whole project as a website this summer but here is a little taste. Enjoy ...

Hocus Pocus

I have a new all time favorite band . . . This morning I stumbled onto an amazing performance by Focus from 1973. Click here to experience the magic!

Saturday, April 14, 2007

Scouting Out the Situation

Last sunday, Matt showed me the abandoned elevated train tracks located up in Chicago's Humboldt Park neighborhood. We walked the tracks for about a mile and a half (it felt very "Stand by Me") and we eventually came across some abandoned train cars. Matt climbed up and looked inside . . . a couple tons of gravel.