Hideout Favorite Declared a Genius!

Is the Hideout big enough for two MacArthur geniuses? Ken Vandermark will have to make room for our friend Jeanne Gang who won a 2011 MacArthur Genius Award today! Here’s a video with Jeanne here at The Hideout on Mark Bazer’s Interview Show:

Parallax Sounds benefit

So our whole crazy Potluck Wednesday idea started off with the biggest potluck of them all — our massive blowout to support the Garfield Park Conservatory on July 6. And then July 13 we had a spelling bee. And then THIS week, we had Eleanor Friedberger. And if those three don’t make a total potluck, […]

Press roundup 2/8

Ooh, the weekend has brought another wagonload of delicious links for your midweek reading pleasure. Both the ChicagoNow blog Collecting Chicago and fashion blog edropoff recapped tween fashion sensation Tavi Gevinson’s appearance at Friday’s Interview Show. Collecting Chicago blogger Ximena also digressed to recap her her first visit to the Hideout itself (Note to Ximena: […]