Posts Tagged ‘Art’

Steampunk Home for those with Large Imaginations and Budgets.


For the homebuilder or lover of antiquities, only one thing matters. Your home.

The Steampunk Workshop visits a steampunked home.…

Royal Ladies’ & Gentlemens’ Experimental Madness Society Semi-Private Soiree 2.0


Yes!  It IS that time again, is it not?  Now you may be asking, “2.0 good Lord Baron?  But that neither makes contextual sense NOR is it antiquated.”  Yes, you’re correct, but that is beside the point.

As it is …

RL&GEMS visit Primitive Warehouse


In mid-October Chicago’s Primitive, finely represented by Joseph Rudy, granted the RL&GEMS a private tour of it’s voluminous and odd Bridgeport warehouse space. A tremendous outing for our group, the assembled mostly lamented the recession in the wake of …

A Steampunk Outing to the DIY Festival


It was Sunday November 22nd and after posting on Steampunk Empire that it might be fun for all six existing Chicago Steampunkers to meet up for brunch and a trip to the DIY Marketplace – four of us were actually …

DIY Trunk Show 21-November


Part of the Steampunk lifestyle and aesthetic is a do-it-yourself attitude. Constructing devices, props, mods, sewing and electrocuting — we do it all by hand.

This Saturday, see the DIY Trunk Show 2009 in the west side, showcasing art, projects …

The Myserious Explorations of Jasper Morello


In case you have neither heard nor seen, The Mysterious Explorations of Jasper Morello is quite possibly the most beautifully animated film I have ever watched. It is dark, it is strange, it is whimsical and yes, it is pretty …

Pictures That Speak Far Too Many Words


By Keith Thompson

I am a massive fan of strange photography and visual art. This undeniably stems from the fact that I have absolutely no ability to draw nor photograph what-so-ever and thus, like a creepy red-haired sixteen year old …