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Rashid Johnson’s Guide to Chicago

Artist Rashid Johnson throws out the first pitch at a Chicago Cubs game in 2012 (see the scoreboard.)

Photo: Jonathan Kinkley


Steak tacos with onions, cilantro, and cheese only. Cubs tickets. Cheap beer at the Beachwood in Wicker Park. Jazz Record Mart. From the common to the obscure, New York–based artist Rashid Johnson shares his personal picks of the city he grew up in on Paddle8.