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Designer Gary Graham spent his college years in the Windy City as a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He’s back in town today for his alma mater to give him the Legend of Fashion Award. When Graham arrived in 1988, he lived in Wicker Park—”all artists, a mostly Hispanic community,” he said by phone from Chicago today. Things are a bit different now—”I wouldn’t use the word gentrified,” he says, “but it’s all kind of been discovered.” We chatted with Graham about his favorite Chi-town haunts, then and now. Continue Reading “Gary Graham’s Five Favorite Chicago Spots” »