WINDY CITY TIMES
||Adler Opens Store in River North
This article shared 1090 times since Wed Dec 14, 2005
On Nov. 8, new lifestyle and shopping magazine Domino hosted a party for famed interior designer Jonathan Adler at his new store, which recently opened at 676 N. Wabash. The sleek home furnishings store features everything from vibrant pillows to stylish lamps to even funky eyeglass cases.
Adler, who attended with his partner, writer Simon Doonan, was promoting his own new book, My Guide to Anti-Depressive Living. The seemingly tireless Adler told Windy City Times that his tome is a 'hybrid between a design book, a humor book and a self-help book. Basically, I would describe it as the guide to making your house happy.'
This article shared 1090 times since Wed Dec 14, 2005
| ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE|
|THEATER 'Mary Rose' running through Feb. 12 2022-01-10|
- Black Button Eyes (BBE) Productions is concluding its 2021-22 season with the world-premiere musical Mary Rose, featuring book and lyrics by Producing Artistic Director Ed Rutherford, music and lyrics by Jeff Bouthiette, direction by Ed Rutherford ...
|ATTRACTIONS 'Dr. Seuss' extended through Jan. 23 2022-01-05|
- The Dr. Seuss Experiencethe immersive spectacle that gives guests of all ages the opportunity to journey through nine different Dr. Seuss bookswill now take place on Saturdays and Sundays through Sunday, Jan. 23. The attraction is ...
|Actor, poet, arts activist Jerrie Johnson talks new Amazon show 'Harlem,' other work 2021-12-20|
- Jerrie Johnson's mission to book a series regular role six months after finishing graduate school came to fruition when they (Johnson uses they/them pronouns) were cast as Tye, a lesbian dating app creator/CEO (who uses she/her ...
|COVID U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker test positive 2021-12-20|
- U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker separately revealed they have tested positive for COVID. Fully vaccinated (including getting a booster shot), the 72-year old Massachusetts progressive declared on social ...
|NATIONAL New Jersey, Audre Lorde, LGBTQ book, youth items 2021-12-19|
- In the face of growing anxiety over the Supreme Court's conservative bent, state lawmakers in New Jersey are moving to pass marriage-equality legislation, Gay City News reported. According to Garden State Equality, the New Jersey Assembly's ...
|Author/feminist bell hooks dies at 69 2021-12-15|
- Acclaimed author and activist bell hooks died Dec. 15 at age 69. The writer (real name: Gloria Jean Watkins) was born in 1952 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, per NBC News. Her first published work, a book of ...
|Leading groups join call for LGBTQ-inclusive books, books on race, racism 2021-12-13|
--From a GLAAD press release - GLAAD joins over 600 groups and individuals in a powerful statement of support against efforts to ban LGBTQ-inclusive books and books about race and racism. The statement, created by the National Coalition Against Censorship, is the ...
|Author Anne Rice dies at 80 2021-12-12|
- Writer Anne Rice, whose Interview With The Vampire sold more than 150 million copies, died at age 80 on Dec. 11, according to media reports. Her son Christopher Rice, an out gay man who is also ...
|U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids reaches marginalized communities with children's book 2021-12-07|
- U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids' children's book, Sharice's Big Voice, tells the story of how an Indigenous lesbian mixed martial artist and lawyer became the first LGBTQ+ representative of Kansas. "My hope is that when children or ...
|Hell in a Handbag Productions to present Christmas Dearest Nov. 27-Dec. 31 2021-12-03|
--From a press release - CHICAGO (December 2, 2021) — Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to continue its 20th anniversary season with the return of one of its most popular holiday musicals: Christmas Dearest, featuring book and lyrics by ...
|Five Worth Finding: World AIDS Day, 'Benedetta,' books, wine in a can 2021-11-26|
- World AIDS Day event at Belmont Harbor: The Chicago Parks Foundation will hold a World AIDS Day event on Dec. 1, 9-10:30 a.m., at the Belmont Harbor Yacht Club. Antonio King, LGBTQ health and outreach liaison ...
|Designer and entrepreneur Kiki Bryant discusses future of 'Lollipop Lola' 2021-11-26|
- On Jan. 21, 2021, Kiki Bryant set a $2,000 fundraising goal on Kiva.org to launch a children's doll based on her original book character, Lollipop Lola. The goal was met that same day. "That was a ...
|Missouri district returning LGBTQ+ books to high school libraries 2021-11-23|
- In Missouri, the North Kansas City School district said it would return two books exploring LGBTQ+ themes to its high school libraries following public outcry, The Hill noted. The district announced its plans to reshelve All ...
|Downers Grove parents complain about LGBTQ books 2021-11-16|
- Continuing a battle that's been taking place in several other states, parents in the Chicago suburb of Downers Grove say they want publications they call "pornography" removed from the high schools' libraries, according to WGN-TV. At ...
|ATTRACTIONS 'The Dr. Seuss Experience' at Water Tower Place 2021-11-12|
- It's certainly a time and place to be immersed in nostalgia. The family-friendly attraction "The Dr. Seuss Experience" is running through Jan. 2, 2022, at Water Tower Place, 835 N. Michigan Ave. It's certainly hard to ...