The Ultimate Guide to Festival Season

Summer is in full bloom in Chicago! Long summer days ahead with endless sunshine. With summer, comes festival season and everyone is scrambling to buy their festival tickets as the dates get released. While it's always very exciting, for a first-time attendee the process and planning for a festival can be a little overwhelming. It can be hard to know what to expect but with our help you can arrive prepared and ready for a great time. Do Your Research [...]

ComplexCon: The Cultural Utopia

ComplexCon is officially touching base in Chicago this summer on July 20 & 21st for a weekend of pop culture, art, food, style, sports, music, activism and so much more! We've got you covered for what to expect and how to navigate the cultural anthropology that is about to hit our city. Photo Credit: Never Made If you're new to the scene, the two-day convention is a creative utopia for hype heads and cool kids alike. Featuring incredible performers such [...]

Jenny Vyas: Artist Showcase Q&A

You may recognize Jenny Vyas's incredible murals and art pieces throughout the Chicago landscape. The Underground sits down to pick her mind about her work, inspiration and the ever changing art industry. Photo Credit: David Sabat First and foremost, please introduce yourself. Was there a pivotal moment when you decided to follow your path as an artist? I am a fine artist from the Chicagoland area. Like all great stories start, my journey as an artist began about 5 years [...]