News + PRESS
2/21/2018 Gus Powell Artist Talk at ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen
11/21/16 Inside Indiana Business Arts and Food Hub Opens in Gary
11/21/16 Patheos Blog Lights Coming Back on in Gary
11/20/16 thisfunktional blog Lead by renowned artist Theaster Gates, ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen celebrates opening with unveiling of exterior light installation, festivities and community programs
11/19/16 NWI Times City of Gary unveils ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen
11/18/16 Post Tribune Gary art gallery eyed as inspiration to other urban areas
11/15/16 Gary 411 News Two years in the making, ArtHouse debuts Saturday
11/15/16 NWI Times Much-anticipated ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen to open in downtown Gary
11/14/16 NWI Times Four-story Jackson 5 mural towers in downtown Gary
10/28/16 Chicago Tribune ArtHouse uses food to promote Gary's image
8/5/16 NWI Times Gary looks to move plans forward
7/13/16 NWI Times Public art to illuminate downtown Gary
7/8/16 Press Release ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen Announces Ripple + Wilson to Design Gary’s Downtown Cultural Hub
4/4/16 Press Release ArtHouse announces six finalists for ArtHouse public art commissions
11/12/15 Chicagoist on the current state of the ArtHouse site and restaurant scene in Gary, exploring ArtHouse's potential
10/9/15 Chicago Reader on ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen as one of two cultural development projects, aiming to reactivate one of the rust belt's rustiest cities.
9/21/15 Next City On Place Lab's efforts to meld its vision for downtown Gary with the city's vision of itself.
8/18/15 UChicagoNews On ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen, highlighting unconventional and collaborative redevelopment
7/10/15 Chicago Tribune follow-up article on construction for ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen
6/22/15 Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge Winner The City of Gary, in partnership with UChicago's Place Lab and Harris School Daley Fellowship, and Rebuild Foundation, is awarded funds for ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen, one of four cities for the inaugural program. Also in The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, ARTnews, Artforum, and Huffington Post.
3/31/15 Knight Cities Challenge Winner In partnership with Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and UChicago's Harris School Daley Fellowship, proposed project Arthouse: A Social Kitchen is one of 32 winners. Also in Chicago Tribune, Forbes, and City Lab.
3/5/15 Bloomberg Philanthropies In partnership with Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and UChicago Harris School, Place Lab is one of 12 finalists for their Public Art Challenge.
2/9/15 WGN-TV News Gary, IN at a turning point with young business owners; Place Lab involved.
Michele L. Larimer
ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen