“Each project leads to a new discovery, each manifestation is part of an ongoing dialogue with our process and how it unfolds in different places, materials and context.”
“Not only do people view my work as an art object, but they see themselves in it.”
The Chicago Architecture Biennial, a celebration of Chicago theater, a winter road trip and more.
“Balance for me occurs intrinsically.”
“A client may ask me, ‘What is interesting to you right now?’ and I’ll create a piece based on a concept, material or process research I’m doing in my studio.
“I try to eliminate the word ‘should’ from my vocabulary.”
Barry Bursak, City’s founder, and Rick Valicenti talking about Chicago’s design scene in the eighties. Plus: Photographer Tom Vack was there too.
For the design-obsessed
An introduction by Rick Valicenti
Visually minimal, historically rich.