If you’re looking for the latest hot name in the art world, VAM—an in-house production studio and online arts channel—is not for you. Now if you want emerging and innovative creators, VAM features the best of Chicago’s underground art on their website and in their occasional yet extraordinary parties. Their next event will be “WNDRLND,” “a pretty epic representation of interactive and performance art in the city” according to Vincent Martell, the studio’s founder and creative director. Inspired by psychedelics and hallucinogens, the party is “bound to get pretty weird in the best way possible,” says Martell.
Best of Chicago 2016