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Wednesday, August 5

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The Department of Cultural Affairs has launched a nifty online smorgasbord of info for artists called It includes articles, bios, forums, funding information, and job listings. Right now there's a detailed guide to buying and renting space called Square Feet Chicago, but a searchable spacefinder is in the works. And of course local artists' works are showcased throughout the site.

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