Lori Waxman is a Chicago-based critic and art historian. She writes a biweekly column in the Chicago Tribune and has published in Artforum, Artforum.com
, Modern Painters, Gastronomica, Parkett, Tema Celeste, as well as the sadly defunct Parachute, New Art Examiner, and FGA. She has written catalogue essays for small and large art spaces, including Spertus Museum and Three Walls Gallery in Chicago; Spaces Gallery in Cleveland; INOVA in Milwaukee, WI; Turpentine Gallery, Iceland; and Dieu Donné Papermill, New York. Artists written about include Arturo Herrera, Jenny Holzer, William Cordova, Eugenia Alter Propp, Raissa Venables, Gordon Matta-Clark, Joel Sternfeld, Emily Jacir, Taryn Simon, Ranbir Kaleka, and Christa Donner. She teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and completed a doctoral dissertation at the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, about urban walking as a revolutionary aesthetic practice of the 20th century. For more information, please click on the Resume link above.