Newcity’s Breakout Artists publishes April 30

Last year's Breakout Artists cover, with artwork by Hebru Brantley

Last year’s Breakout Artists cover, with artwork by Hebru Brantley

Newcity’s April 30 issue—”Breakout Artists: Chicago’s Next Generation of Image Makers”—will be our twelfth annual edition devoted to showcasing Chicago’s top emerging artists. This issue of Newcity is well established as the early indicator of the art world’s future superstars.

So who should advertise in this issue? Well anyone connected to the art world, either as an exhibition venue, a teacher of art or as a seller of art, of course. But beyond that, anyone interested in connecting to culture in its most exuberant form, or reaching the consumers of art—often the most demographically desirable of all—whether to offer them a place to eat, to shop, or to have a cocktail. Continue reading

Newcity’s Big Heat Food & Drink 50 coming April 16

041714big-heatNewcity is pleased to announce the return of our biggest culinary issue of the year, The Big Heat: Chicago’s Food and Drink Fifty.

We’ll be chronicling the behind-the-scenes forces who bring Chicago culinary and cocktail culture to life. It’s an insight into the restaurant and bar scene that you can’t find anywhere else, any time.

Newcity’s momentum going into this issue continues its strong trajectory of the last couple years, including a second consecutive annual increase of average print circulation of more than ten percent.

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Newcity Custom Publishing: EXPO CHICAGO Official Guide

EXPO2014CoverEXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary Modern Art, will be presented at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall from September 17-20, 2015. This art event features 100 leading international galleries and offer a curated blend of contemporary and modern art.

Expo Chicago Guide will be published at the beginning of September, and will incorporate details on all of the events taking place at Navy Pier and around Chicago as part of EXPO ART WEEK. The guide, in a full-color glossy magazine format, will feature a minimum press run of 100,000 and will be distributed in three phases:

Phase 1: Standalone distribution at all participating cultural institutions and other relevant locations throughout the city.

Phase 2: Insertion into the complete press run of Newcity’s September 3 Fall Arts Preview + the Chicago distribution of the Sunday New York Times.

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Newcity Assistant Editor-Design Opening

Newcity seeks an assistant editor to work directly with the editor in building on the foundation of design coverage in Newcity. This is a paid, part-time position, approximately twenty hours a month.

Design, which incorporates architecture and the built environment, and home, fashion, graphic and product design, is a central interest in the lives of our readers. Yet few if any publications give it the attention it deserves, and those that do cover it approach it from a consumerist perspective. We’re more interested in it as an artistic and social practice, with implications for the city and culture at large.

It’s an exciting time to be thinking about design in Chicago, one of the great world centers in its practice.
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Newcity Custom Publishing: Music Box Theatre’s April-May Edition & Beyond

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A blockbuster way to reach Lakeview’s residents and Chicago’s film lovers

As one of Chicago’s premier art-film exhibitors, the Music Box Theatre is Lakeview’s leading cultural venue, drawing visitors from around the city on a daily basis. With an active two-month user life, the events-centric calendar is printed as a pocket-sized magazine (32 pages, 5.375 inches wide by 8.375 inches tall) and functions as both a visitors guide to the venue as well as a marketing tool for neighboring and citywide businesses and events.

Distribution: 30,000 circulation includes comprehensive reach of Music Box patrons, plus standalone distribution to more than 200 locations, including local hospitality, retail, restaurant and dedicated news boxes.

Publication Date: March 27

Space Deadline: March 18 (noon)

Artwork Deadline: March 19 (noon)

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