Chester Alamo-Costello lives and works in Chicago, Illinois. His photography, projects, and writings have been reviewed and published in ABC Cultura Madrid (Spain), Art Lies Magazine, the Chicago Reader, Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune Magazine, The COMP Magazine, Fumetto Logica Milan (Italy), The Globe and Mail Toronto (Canada), The Herald News, Just Indie Comics Rome (Italy), LvL3 Media, Mid-Day Mumbai (India), MCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) Magazine, Mondo Sonoro Barcelona (Spain), Music Tomes, National Public Radio’s 848 program, Nerve Magazine Liverpool (England), The New Art Examiner, El Periódico Barcelona (Spain), Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Public Art Review, De Telegraaf Amsterdam (the Netherlands), Time Out Chicago, WGN – TV Chicago, and other publications.

Ephemeral aesthetic gestures and site-specific projects by Chester Alamo-Costello have been produced in Austria, the Bahamas, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Russia, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland, and throughout the United States (including Alaska).

The Alamo-Costello Archive was designed and developed in collaboration with Egzon Shaqiri, digital architect. In addition, source material and editorial assistance has been provided by Jesse Bercowetz, Sandra Kaminska Costello, Christine DiThomas, Robert Kotchen, Jonathan Murphy, Doug McGoldrick, Michael “Octopus” Plaza, Armpit: A Roving Street Gallery, and Mammoth Removal By Others (Phil Dunn, Jim Jobes, Dave Schroeder, Dr. Jim Norland and Todd Wiltse).

This website is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.