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Chicago Tribune
Chicago artist explores the meaning and effects of gentrification in Fulton Marketthe sun, and her voice has a bright dreamy slur reminiscent of Drew Barrymore.
Chicago artist explores the meaning and effects of gentrification in Fulton Market
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
the sun, and her voice has a bright dreamy slur reminiscent of Drew Barrymore. She studied printmaking at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago but found her politics as an undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Local... Read more
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Daily Herald
Constable: Meet the 'Frankenstein' of pretty paperweightsThere are paperweights like the one on your desk that are worth maybe 35 cents,
Constable: Meet the 'Frankenstein' of pretty paperweights
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
There are paperweights like the one on your desk that are worth maybe 35 cents, and then there are the ones at the Art Institute of Chicago," says this Frankenstein, who earns his title as a heavyweight in the paperweight world. "I got the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake Central grad featured in national art exhibita developing country. Next fall, she plans to attend Savannah College of Art an
Crystal Lake Central grad featured in national art exhibit
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
a developing country. Next fall, she plans to attend Savannah College of Art and Design, Ringling College of Art and Design, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, or St. Olaf College, all of which have offered her both art and academic scholarshi... Read more
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The Irish Times
Michael Grothaus Q&A: ‘Don’t worry about the first draft. It’s always going to be shit’filmmaking from Columbia and got his start in journalism writing for Screen. Af
Michael Grothaus Q&A: ‘Don’t worry about the first draft. It’s always going to be shit’
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
filmmaking from Columbia and got his start in journalism writing for Screen. After working for institutions including The Art Institute of Chicago, Twentieth Century Fox, and Apple he moved to the United Kingdom where he earned his postgraduate... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago students to get free admission to city’s top museumsa recent report card will get free admission next week for themselves and at le
Chicago students to get free admission to city’s top museums
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
a recent report card will get free admission next week for themselves and at least one adult. Among the attractions are the Art Institute of Chicago, Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum and the Lincoln Park Zoo. CPS’ new academic year begins Sept.... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath to Open at Nelson-AtkinsHe was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1963 and his work was included in maj
Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath to Open at Nelson-Atkins
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
He was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1963 and his work was included in major exhibits at the Museum of Modern Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, and elsewhere. He taught from 1965 to 1996, with 36 of those years spent at Ryerson University,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago students to get free admission to city's top museumsa recent report card will get free admission next week for themselves and at le
Chicago students to get free admission to city's top museums
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
a recent report card will get free admission next week for themselves and at least one adult. Among the attractions are the Art Institute of Chicago, Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum and the Lincoln Park Zoo. CPS' new academic year begins Sept.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Art Institute adds High Renaissance work to its collectionIn anticipation of the opening next February of its redone medieval to Renaissa
Art Institute adds High Renaissance work to its collection
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
In anticipation of the opening next February of its redone medieval to Renaissance galleries, the Art Institute of Chicago Thursday announced the acquisition of a newly discovered painting by an Italian High Renaissance master. Sebastiano del... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A small show about chairs hints at larger design ambitions at the Art Institutehave been sold worldwide. That vignette, recounted in "The Modern Chair," a ta
A small show about chairs hints at larger design ambitions at the Art Institute
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
have been sold worldwide. That vignette, recounted in "The Modern Chair," a tasty little morsel of an exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, reveals why architecture and design ought to be viewed together rather than in separate silos. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'Southside': When Michelle met Barrythe historical record, and he made up the rest. For the record, Barack Obama an
'Southside': When Michelle met Barry
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
the historical record, and he made up the rest. For the record, Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson really did go to the Art Institute of Chicago, and to Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing." They really did get ice cream, and the movie shows them... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Popcorn Love: Tika Sumpter Shines In Southside With YouObama (Parker Sawyers) tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) dur
Popcorn Love: Tika Sumpter Shines In Southside With You
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 5 days ago
Obama (Parker Sawyers) tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) during a daylong date that took them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a screening of Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing to the site of their first kiss outside of an ice... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A tent city grows in Homan Squareplays she is working on; Colon, daughter of former Ald. Rey Colon, graduate of
A tent city grows in Homan Square
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
plays she is working on; Colon, daughter of former Ald. Rey Colon, graduate of the University of Chicago and School of the Art Institute of Chicago, has been published in Poetry magazine, appeared on HBO's "Def Poetry Jam"; she's been commissioned... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
JOHN BRUMMETT: Prejudice of placebold slugger set vivid against the little soft cities."--Carl Sandburg in the p
JOHN BRUMMETT: Prejudice of place
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
bold slugger set vivid against the little soft cities."--Carl Sandburg in the poem "Chicago," published 100 years ago. The Art Institute of Chicago has one of the world's largest permanent exhibits of Impressionist paintings. I know because I've... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Prejudice of placebold slugger set vivid against the little soft cities."--Carl Sandburg in the p
Prejudice of place
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
bold slugger set vivid against the little soft cities."--Carl Sandburg in the poem "Chicago," published 100 years ago. The Art Institute of Chicago has one of the world's largest permanent exhibits of Impressionist paintings. I know because I've... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The $10 million painting that just became worthlessold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
The $10 million painting that just became worthless
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
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Arts Journal
Boiling Pot In Chicago: “America After the Fall”styles. Yet this is an understudied and underexposed period. America After the
Boiling Pot In Chicago: “America After the Fall”
Arts Journal / Posted 6 days ago
styles. Yet this is an understudied and underexposed period. America After the Fall: Painting in the 1930s at the Art Institute of Chicago does some way toward redressing this, as I learned when I visited the exhibition earlier this month.... Read more
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Brisbane Times
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decisionold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decision
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
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Canberra Times
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decisionold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decision
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
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The Age
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decisionold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decision
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decisionold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decision
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
215 related stories
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WA Today
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decisionold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
A '$US10 million painting' just became worthless thanks to court decision
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
215 related stories
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Northwest Herald
In 'Southside With You,' when Barack met Michelleno mere date movie; it was Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” And their stops in
In 'Southside With You,' when Barack met Michelle
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
no mere date movie; it was Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” And their stops include an African American art exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago and a community meeting in a church (something incorporated here from a later date) where “Brother... Read more
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The Record
A ‘$10 million painting’ just became worthless thanks to court decisionold memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinc
A ‘$10 million painting’ just became worthless thanks to court decision
The Record / Posted 7 days ago
old memories, as Fletcher told NPR. The former corrections officer grew convinced he had something big. Doug called up the Art Institute of Chicago, which in turn linked the brother Fletcher with Peter Bartlow, who owns a Chicago gallery. Bartlow,... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How I Quit My Job And Finally Wrote That Novelan afternoon walk I took while I was trying to sort out conflicting desires in
How I Quit My Job And Finally Wrote That Novel
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
an afternoon walk I took while I was trying to sort out conflicting desires in my head. At the time I was working for the Art Institute of Chicago, the city’s prestigious art museum. Part of my job entailed writing and directing educational films... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Southside With You' a charming depiction of the Obamas' first datethe couple. The movie events and real life have a few things in common. Barack
'Southside With You' a charming depiction of the Obamas' first date
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
the couple. The movie events and real life have a few things in common. Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson did go to the Art Institute of Chicago that day. They reportedly went to see Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing." And they did have ice cream... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Judge rules famous artist did not paint landscape at center of lawsuit"is well within his rights to ensure that art he did not create is not sold und
Judge rules famous artist did not paint landscape at center of lawsuit
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
"is well within his rights to ensure that art he did not create is not sold under his name." Doig is known for what the Art Institute of Chicago calls "dreamlike paintings, influenced by the likes of Edvard Munch ... that combine a hallucinatory... Read more
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The Washington Times
Review: In ‘Southside With You,’ when Barack met Michelleno mere date movie; it was Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” And their stops in
Review: In ‘Southside With You,’ when Barack met Michelle
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
no mere date movie; it was Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” And their stops include an African American art exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago and a community meeting in a church (something incorporated here from a later date) where “Brother... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Case of disputed painting: Famous artist says he didn't do itare many, many coincidences in this case. Many uncanny convergences. It's a fas
Case of disputed painting: Famous artist says he didn't do it
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
are many, many coincidences in this case. Many uncanny convergences. It's a fascinating case." Doig, known for what the Art Institute of Chicago calls "dreamlike paintings, influenced by the likes of Edvard Munch ... that combine a hallucinatory... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchisewas a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchise
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
was a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have degrees from the prestigious School of the Art Institute of Chicago. But when the recession hit in the late 2000s, their careers fell apart. They were forced to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchisewas a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchise
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
was a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have degrees from the prestigious School of the Art Institute of Chicago. But when the recession hit in the late 2000s, their careers fell apart. They were forced to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchisewas a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchise
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
was a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have degrees from the prestigious School of the Art Institute of Chicago. But when the recession hit in the late 2000s, their careers fell apart. They were forced to... Read more
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The News-Times
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchisewas a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have
2 Artists Find Second Careers with a 'Paint and Sip' Franchise
The News-Times / Posted 8 days ago
was a painter. Her husband, Craig, was a freelance digital retoucher. Both have degrees from the prestigious School of the Art Institute of Chicago. But when the recession hit in the late 2000s, their careers fell apart. They were forced to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Director talks about putting the Obamas’ first date on screendate, they couldn’t shoot in the actual Robinson family home but managed to sec
Director talks about putting the Obamas’ first date on screen
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
date, they couldn’t shoot in the actual Robinson family home but managed to secure a house just two blocks away. The busy Art Institute of Chicago, where the Obamas went on that afternoon, presented logistical problems, so the beautiful Chicago... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eggers’ Work To Be Displayed In DunkirkDunkirk native, Eggers was also a respected arts administrator and directed thr
Eggers’ Work To Be Displayed In Dunkirk
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Dunkirk native, Eggers was also a respected arts administrator and directed three major museums throughout his career - the Art Institute of Chicago, Denver Art Museum and Worcester (Mass.) Art Museum. The gallery, located at the incubator at 214... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Elle Fanning Hosts Creatures of the Wind x Just One Eye DinnerD Dipasupil/FilmMagic) Gabier and Peters launched their line in Chicago in 200
Elle Fanning Hosts Creatures of the Wind x Just One Eye Dinner
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
D Dipasupil/FilmMagic) Gabier and Peters launched their line in Chicago in 2008. Both are graduates of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Fashion. Gabier gained experience in Antwerp working for Dirk Schonberger and others,... Read more
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NBC News
Rhyme Remedies: Young Chicago artist finds healing in rapand soul. This fall, 20-year-old Southside Chicago native Maryiah Winding will
Rhyme Remedies: Young Chicago artist finds healing in rap
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
and soul. This fall, 20-year-old Southside Chicago native Maryiah Winding will spend her senior year at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago fine-tuning the framework on a music therapy program for Chicago public school youth. This program... Read more
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Daily Herald
Memorial set up for Rolling Meadows bicyclist killed in Chicagobicyclist in Chicago. Kuivinen -- a 2013 graduate from Rolling Meadows High Sc
Memorial set up for Rolling Meadows bicyclist killed in Chicago
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
bicyclist in Chicago. Kuivinen -- a 2013 graduate from Rolling Meadows High School and a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago -- and the 37-year-old man driving the semitrailer truck were both traveling south when the truck... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pelham
Advance Screening of 'Southside with You' Scheduled in Pelhamtries to woo reluctant attorney Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) during an epic
Advance Screening of 'Southside with You' Scheduled in Pelham
The Daily Voice - Pelham / Posted 13 days ago
tries to woo reluctant attorney Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) during an epic daylong date that takes them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a screening of Spike Lee’s "Do the Right Thing" to a sweet first kiss outside an ice cream... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bicyclist killed in Chicago 'would have gone on to make beautiful art'a mile away from each other in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows. Kuivinen, w
Bicyclist killed in Chicago 'would have gone on to make beautiful art'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
a mile away from each other in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows. Kuivinen, who was 20 and a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, was bicycling south in the 800 block of North Milwaukee Avenue about 8:15 a.m. Tuesday when a semi... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In Texas, 10 Schools With Confederate Names Have Been Changed In The Past Yearthe newest Artist Spotlight. Fisher has books written about his art. He has pai
In Texas, 10 Schools With Confederate Names Have Been Changed In The Past Year
KERA North Texas / Posted 16 days ago
the newest Artist Spotlight. Fisher has books written about his art. He has paintings in the Guggenheim, the Whitney, the Art Institute of Chicago and more. But that’s not where you’ll find Fisher in the flesh. He primarily works in an old tire... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Scenery inspires local artists in Saugatuck, the 'Art Coast of Michigan'to the west. The town's visual magic started to cast its spell in the early 20
Scenery inspires local artists in Saugatuck, the 'Art Coast of Michigan'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
to the west. The town's visual magic started to cast its spell in the early 20th century. Artists from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago established the Summer School of Painting on Saugatuck's Oxbow Lagoon in 1910. Now called the Ox-Bow... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Artist Spotlight: Vernon Fisher's Pursuit Of The Frivolous And The Tragicwas just too heavy to keep working. ” Read about how the Fort Worth artist hoo
Artist Spotlight: Vernon Fisher's Pursuit Of The Frivolous And The Tragic
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
was just too heavy to keep working. ” Read about how the Fort Worth artist hooks his viewers with stories in museums from the Guggenheim to the Art Institute of Chicago on Art&Seek. Learn about other North Texas artists in the Artist S... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Playing tour guide for first-time visitors worried about ChiraqMost of us would never venture that far south or west ourselves. Instead, we t
Playing tour guide for first-time visitors worried about Chiraq
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Most of us would never venture that far south or west ourselves. Instead, we took in the Gordon Parks photo exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago, saw a musical at the Black Ensemble Theater and made our way to see Sue and the Terracotta Warriors... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedyscreenings. Aug. 12, 8:30 p.m.; Aug. 13, 8:15 p.m. $11; Siskel members $6. Gene
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedy
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
screenings. Aug. 12, 8:30 p.m.; Aug. 13, 8:15 p.m. $11; Siskel members $6. Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 164 N. State St., 312-846 2800 5 Sometimes it can feel like, “Hamilton” aside, musical theater in... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedyscreenings. Aug. 12, 8:30 p.m.; Aug. 13, 8:15 p.m. $11, Siskel members $6. Gene
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedy
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 days ago
screenings. Aug. 12, 8:30 p.m.; Aug. 13, 8:15 p.m. $11, Siskel members $6. Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 164 N. State St., 312-846 2800 5 Sometimes it can feel like, “Hamilton” aside, musical theater in... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago gun violence, neighborhoods and inequity - Opinionproblem in this city as a symptom of a national epidemic. Karyn Sandlos is an
Chicago gun violence, neighborhoods and inequity - Opinion
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 days ago
problem in this city as a symptom of a national epidemic. Karyn Sandlos is an associate professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Janet L. Smith is an associate professor of urban planning and policy and the co-director of the... Read more
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The Forward
The Jewish Story that Chicago’s Art Institute MissedFrom now until August 14 at the Art Institute of Chicago, there is a quiet yet
The Jewish Story that Chicago’s Art Institute Missed
The Forward / Posted 21 days ago
From now until August 14 at the Art Institute of Chicago, there is a quiet yet remarkable exhibit of 100 photographs by the American artist Aaron Siskind (1903-1991) taken from the Institute’s extensive holdings of his work. The work feels like a... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Berwyn woman launches interior design businessit up; it was amazing.” Mautner, who took business classes at a community coll
Berwyn woman launches interior design business
My Suburban Life / Posted 22 days ago
it up; it was amazing.” Mautner, who took business classes at a community college in Florida and has taken classes at the Art Institute of Chicago, loves creating something that’s not only aesthetically pleasing, but also functional. She said she... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Behind the Scenes with … Eugene Lee, designing Saturday Night Live's sets since 1975Tony Awards in scenic design for Candide, Sweeney Todd and Wicked. A Wisconsin
Behind the Scenes with … Eugene Lee, designing Saturday Night Live's sets since 1975
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
Tony Awards in scenic design for Candide, Sweeney Todd and Wicked. A Wisconsin native, Lee earned B.F.A.'s from both the Art Institute of Chicago and Carnegie Mellon, as well as an M.F.A. from the Yale School of Drama. Already an inductee in the... Read more
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