Welcome to rare tempo.

Fresh content designed to empower, inform, and inspire creative entrepreneurs.

A Little About Us

Geared toward the modern artrepreneur, our virtual forums are full of inspiration, happenings, and noms for thought. Our thematic pop-up experiences invite artists of all media to show us how twisted they really are, and tickle the fancies you didn’t know you had! We showcase opportunities for artists such as competitions, workshops, expos, grants and scholarships, and helpful tips to navigate this mad, mad art world.



SOFA Expo 2018: Recap

SOFA, the Sculptural Objects and Functional Art and Design Expo took place this year from November 1st-4th at Chicago’s iconic Navy Pier. Celebrating its 25th…
Rosie Walsh
November 13, 2018


As a theatre geek, I’ve been pretty involved in the wonderful world of theatre for the past five years. I have seen my fair share…
Anna-Marie Monzon
November 3, 2018



What we do.

Pop-Up Experiences

Our thematic pop-ups will delight your senses and tickle your fancies. Get your O face ready: our rotating schedule of art experiences begins March 2019.

Thought Leadership

Stay tuned to our blog for the latest and strangest in art. We respond to the wants and needs of our communities- local, global, virtual and physical.

Art Consulting

Looking for the perfect piece for your home or office? Short on inspiration but need to revive your space quickly? We're here to help.


Coming soon: Shop for art from the comfort of your home or on your boss' dime. Whenever, wherever, we've got you covered.