28 Weeks until the Exposition

28 Weeks until the Exposition

Undergoing Some Exciting Changes! We are now 28 weeks away from the opening of the inaugural Chicago Steampunk Exposition, and like the Ferris Wheel of 1893 (pictured above), construction of the event builds up each week. Currently a lot of our attention is on the...
29 Weeks until the Exposition

29 Weeks until the Exposition

Sir Reginald Pike Devant Esquire This week we take a moment to feature Sir Reginald Pikedevant, Esquire who will be performing at the Chicago Steampunk Exposition this September. Regarded as one of the top Chap Hop artists in the world, Sir Reginald Pikedevant,...
30 Weeks until the Exposition

30 Weeks until the Exposition

Leanna Renee Hieber This week we take a closer look at Exposition Featured Speaker Leanna Renee Hieber. She is an author, actress and playwright who grew up in rural Ohio inventing ghost stories. Hieber graduated with a BFA in Theatre and a focus in the Victorian Era...
31 Weeks until the Exposition

31 Weeks until the Exposition

The Mysteries of H.H. Holmes Explained The mysteries surrounding H.H. Holmes, America’s first serial killer, have become so intwined with the mythos of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, that it was inevitable that some of our programming would focus...
32 Weeks until the Exposition

32 Weeks until the Exposition

Michael Coorlim is the Chicago-based author of the Galvanic Century steampunk and Shadow Decade science fiction novels, and we are thrilled to have him as a guest author at the inaugural Chicago Steampunk Exposition! In his spare time he produces the interview podcast...
33 Weeks until the Exposition

33 Weeks until the Exposition

This week we are excited to announce that Unwoman will be part of the Entertainment line up for this year’s Exposition!  Unwoman (aka Erica Mulkey) is a San Francisco-based cellist-singer-songwriter. Layered with skillful cello, rich vocals, and beats, her music...