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Chicago Tribune
Five bicyclists killed in Chicago this year, all involving commercial vehicleswhile riding a bike-sharing bicycle in the United States. •Lisa Kuivinen, a 20
Five bicyclists killed in Chicago this year, all involving commercial vehicles
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
while riding a bike-sharing bicycle in the United States. •Lisa Kuivinen, a 20-year-old student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, was bicycling south in the 800 block of North Milwaukee Avenue on Aug. 16 near a construction site... Read more
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Daily Herald
Expand your horizons at these five museums' creative new exhibitsimpossible to move it." The local version of the exhibit boasts an expanded ve
Expand your horizons at these five museums' creative new exhibits
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
impossible to move it." The local version of the exhibit boasts an expanded version of Oak Park artist and School of the Art Institute of Chicago adjunct professor Claire Ashley's installation, with one of the museum's three galleries devoted to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
10 ArtPrize highlights from metro Detroit artistsvideo documenting their creation, boldly flaunts its process as inspiration. Th
10 ArtPrize highlights from metro Detroit artists
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
video documenting their creation, boldly flaunts its process as inspiration. This Ypsilanti artist is both a School of the Art Institute of Chicago alum and a Wayne State University anatomy PhD, and her entry deploys the breadth of that educational... Read more
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dna
Old fair, new outlookin the entire region. It's also had healthy participation from museums known to
Old fair, new outlook
dna / Posted 3 days ago
in the entire region. It's also had healthy participation from museums known to collect Asian art – MoMA, Guggenheim, The Art Institute of Chicago, V&A and Palais de Tokyo – besides collectors from within and without, including China. Even so,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Six of the best: US museumsMediterranean cultures and looks like a villa from Herculaneum, with just a tou
Six of the best: US museums
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Mediterranean cultures and looks like a villa from Herculaneum, with just a touch of gaudy Las Vegas flair. See getty.edu. ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO Like the Metropolitan Museum in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago is encyclopaedic – it... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Six of the best: US museumsMediterranean cultures and looks like a villa from Herculaneum, with just a tou
Six of the best: US museums
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Mediterranean cultures and looks like a villa from Herculaneum, with just a touch of gaudy Las Vegas flair. See getty.edu. ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO Like the Metropolitan Museum in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago is encyclopaedic – it... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Nine New Yorkers win MacArthur 'genius' grantsthe inequities of power and wealth. LaToya Ruby Frazier, 33, Chicago. Photogra
Nine New Yorkers win MacArthur 'genius' grants
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
the inequities of power and wealth. LaToya Ruby Frazier, 33, Chicago. Photographer and video artist at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago who uses visual autobiographies to capture the impact of economic decline and environmental... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Mayors of Chicago, London take part in back-patting tour of citythe two toured UI Labs' digital manufacturing institute on Goose Island. Emanue
Mayors of Chicago, London take part in back-patting tour of city
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
the two toured UI Labs' digital manufacturing institute on Goose Island. Emanuel also was scheduled to take Khan on a walk through Maggie Daley Park before a private dinner catered by celebrity chef Graham Elliott at the Art Institute of... Read more
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CBS News
The New Season: Museums“Self-Portrait on the Border Line between Mexico and the United States” by Frid
The New Season: Museums
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
“Self-Portrait on the Border Line between Mexico and the United States” by Frida Kahlo, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Art Institute of Chicago; © Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D. F. Artists Rights Society... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga sculptor is one of the world's greats but has a low profile locallyactually started his art career as an abstract painter back in the early 1960s.
Chattanooga sculptor is one of the world's greats but has a low profile locally
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
actually started his art career as an abstract painter back in the early 1960s. But, while a student at the prestigious Art Institute of Chicago, he found that sculpture touched him more deeply. "I just enjoyed the physical nature of building... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
London mayor says Donald Trump plays to ‘extremists’ during Chicago visitmayors planned to visit a soon-to-be-opened Whole Foods Market in Chicago’s Eng
London mayor says Donald Trump plays to ‘extremists’ during Chicago visit
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
mayors planned to visit a soon-to-be-opened Whole Foods Market in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. Mayor Emanuel will then host a dinner for Mayor Khan at the Art Institute of Chicago, catered by celebrity chef Graham... Read more
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NBC Chicago
London Mayor Criticizes Donald Trump During Chicago Visithe focused on social integration. The London mayor plans to tour the city Frid
London Mayor Criticizes Donald Trump During Chicago Visit
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
he focused on social integration. The London mayor plans to tour the city Friday with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The two are expected to stroll along the Chicago Riverwalk, visit a digital startup community and dine at the Art Institute of Chic... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Cranbrook Museum unveils Edward Gorey artworksinto other book art exhibits Cranbrook hosted over the years. Gorey studied ar
Cranbrook Museum unveils Edward Gorey artworks
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
into other book art exhibits Cranbrook hosted over the years. Gorey studied art and drawing for just one semester at the Art Institute of Chicago then worked as a commercial illustrator in the 1950s, when he did paperback book covers. As a book... Read more
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The Hindu
Five museums from India among top 25 in Asiafeature in the top 25 world list, which is topped by the Metropolitan Museum of
Five museums from India among top 25 in Asia
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
feature in the top 25 world list, which is topped by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. It is followed by Art Institute of Chicago, State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace, Musee d’Orsay, Paris and National Museum of Anthropology,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
London mayor chooses Chicago as 1st visit to a US cityMart. Later in the day the mayors will head to a soon-to-be-opened Whole Foods
London mayor chooses Chicago as 1st visit to a US city
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
Mart. Later in the day the mayors will head to a soon-to-be-opened Whole Foods Market on the city’s South Side. They’re scheduled to end their day with a dinner at the Art Institute of Chicago. Celebrity chef Graham Elliott is set to cater the eve... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel adds a fifth 'T': TaxesChicago, including stops on the Riverwalk, 1871 and Whole Foods Englewood, with
Emanuel adds a fifth 'T': Taxes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Chicago, including stops on the Riverwalk, 1871 and Whole Foods Englewood, with an evening reception and dinner at the Art Institute of Chicago. *Gov. Bruce Rauner will visit the Reg-Ellen Machine Tool Corp. in Rockford. What we're... Read more
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Daily Herald
London mayor chooses Chicago as 1st visit to a US cityMart. Later in the day the mayors will head to a soon-to-be-opened Whole Foods
London mayor chooses Chicago as 1st visit to a US city
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Mart. Later in the day the mayors will head to a soon-to-be-opened Whole Foods Market on the city's South Side. They're scheduled to end their day with a dinner at the Art Institute of Chicago. Celebrity chef Graham Elliott is set to cater the eve... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento City College showcases decades of art department landmarkslate-impressionist oil painting “South of Laguna,” from the 1950s by John B. Ma
Sacramento City College showcases decades of art department landmarks
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
late-impressionist oil painting “South of Laguna,” from the 1950s by John B. Mathew (SCC faculty 1926-60). Trained at the Art Institute of Chicago, Mathew was the initial moving force of the department when he came to what was then Sacramento... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
National Civil Rights Museum named top museum by TripAdvisorcame in at number 21. That’s not too shabby when you consider it’s among the l
National Civil Rights Museum named top museum by TripAdvisor
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
came in at number 21. That’s not too shabby when you consider it’s among the likes of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the National WWII Museum and the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum just to name a few. The... Read more
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Extra TV
Another Epic Kanye West Interview Covers Ph.D., Alien Eyes and Love for Will Ferrellhim and Will Ferrell’s character in “Elf.” On critics accusing the musician, w
Another Epic Kanye West Interview Covers Ph.D., Alien Eyes and Love for Will Ferrell
Extra TV / Posted 12 days ago
him and Will Ferrell’s character in “Elf.” On critics accusing the musician, who has an honorary doctorate from the Art Institute Of Chicago, of putting himself at the same level as other designers: “No one, um – very few people even knew... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
TripAdvisor's 10 best museums in America include two in California& Museum in New York City ($24 for museum admission) Here are TripAdvisor’s pi
TripAdvisor's 10 best museums in America include two in California
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
& Museum in New York City ($24 for museum admission) Here are TripAdvisor’s picks for the best museums in the world: 2. Art Institute of Chicago in Chicago 5. National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia) in Mexico City... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Will Ferrell in ElfKardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary
Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Will Ferrell in Elf
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
Kardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary degree he received from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago last year, he said: “Very few people even knew that I have a f***ing PhD in art, and not that that... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rapper Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Elf's Will FerrellKardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary
Rapper Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Elf's Will Ferrell
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Kardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary degree he received from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago last year, he said: "Very few people even knew that I have a f***ing PhD in art, and not that that... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Rapper Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Elf's Will FerrellKardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary
Rapper Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Elf's Will Ferrell
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Kardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary degree he received from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago last year, he said: "Very few people even knew that I have a f***ing PhD in art, and not that that... Read more
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The News and Star
Rapper Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Elf's Will FerrellKardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary
Rapper Kanye West wants to create joy around the world - like Elf's Will Ferrell
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
Kardashian, said people do not understand who he is. Highlighting the honorary degree he received from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago last year, he said: "Very few people even knew that I have a f***ing PhD in art, and not that that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Semisecret Chicagoans: You hardly knew they were hereWisconsin, attended the Todd School for Boys in Woodstock, Ill., from age 10 to
Semisecret Chicagoans: You hardly knew they were here
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Wisconsin, attended the Todd School for Boys in Woodstock, Ill., from age 10 to 15. He then took a painting course at the Art Institute of Chicago before setting off to establish himself as an international "boy wonder" of drama and film. Don... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statementDavid Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebr
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statement
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
David Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebrated in a 2015 retrospective at the Art Institute of Chicago. The museum building was inspired, he said Wednesday, by a centuries-old African sculpture, a sort... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statementDavid Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebr
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statement
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
David Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebrated in a 2015 retrospective at the Art Institute of Chicago. The museum building was inspired, he said Wednesday, by a centuries-old African sculpture, a sort... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statementDavid Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebr
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statement
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
David Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebrated in a 2015 retrospective at the Art Institute of Chicago. The museum building was inspired, he said Wednesday, by a centuries-old African sculpture, a sort... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 13 days ago
of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top five: 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Art Institute of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statementDavid Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebr
New Smithsonian African-American museum a powerful statement
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
David Adjaye, the London-based son of a Ghanaian diplomat whose work was celebrated in a 2015 retrospective at the Art Institute of Chicago. The museum building was inspired, he said Wedesday, by a centuries-old African sculpture, a sort of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Daily Herald, Amita seeking college students for health care design challengeinclude students from DePaul University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Nort
Daily Herald, Amita seeking college students for health care design challenge
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
include students from DePaul University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Northwestern University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Amita Health is inviting physicians, residents of long-term-care facilities, and representatives... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top five: 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Art Institute of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top five: 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Art Institute of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
of consumer ratings gathered over a 12-month period. Here's a list of the top five: 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Art Institute of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Top 10 art shows for the fallpainting-sculptures, graphics and the "Room of the Present," conceived in 1930
Top 10 art shows for the fall
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
painting-sculptures, graphics and the "Room of the Present," conceived in 1930 but unrealized until now. Oct. 2-Jan. 3, Art Institute of Chicago, 111 South Michigan Ave., 312-443-3600, www.artic.edu "Selina Trepp: Do you have cents for... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Museum Ranked 2nd Best in World By Travel Sitesecond place in a ranking of the nation’s—and the world’s—best museums accordin
Chicago Museum Ranked 2nd Best in World By Travel Site
NBC Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
second place in a ranking of the nation’s—and the world’s—best museums according to a news release from TripAdvisor. The Art Institute of Chicago took second place in both national and international rankings of the Traveler’s Choice Museums... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two Scottish museums named among UK's best by TripadvisorTitanic in Belfast, Kelvingrove and York Castle. In the world poll, the Britis
Two Scottish museums named among UK's best by Tripadvisor
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
Titanic in Belfast, Kelvingrove and York Castle. In the world poll, the British Museum comes eighth, behind the Met, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Hermitage in St Petersburg, the Musee d'Orsay in Paris, the National Museum of Anthropology in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two Scottish museums named among best in the UK by leading travel website usersTitanic in Belfast, Kelvingrove and York Castle. In the world poll, the Britis
Two Scottish museums named among best in the UK by leading travel website users
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
Titanic in Belfast, Kelvingrove and York Castle. In the world poll, the British Museum comes eighth, behind the Met, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Hermitage in St Petersburg, the Musee d'Orsay in Paris, the National Museum of Anthropology in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Marc Riboud: Photojournalist found grace amid turbulenceMarc Riboud in China: Forty Years of Photography (1996). Among many other show
Marc Riboud: Photojournalist found grace amid turbulence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Marc Riboud in China: Forty Years of Photography (1996). Among many other shows, he was honoured with exhibitions at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1964, and the International Center of Photography in New York in 1975, 1988 and 1997. He was the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dressed for impressionismlecture on Aug. 25 sold out -- twice. The speaker was Gloria Groom, chairman o
Dressed for impressionism
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
lecture on Aug. 25 sold out -- twice. The speaker was Gloria Groom, chairman of European Painting and Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago, and when the lecture hall sold out, more seating, with monitors and speakers, was set up in the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
At the Cornell Museum, a world-class artist is resurrected"In the Light of Naples," the exhibit features paintings on loan from The Metro
At the Cornell Museum, a world-class artist is resurrected
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
"In the Light of Naples," the exhibit features paintings on loan from The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Art Institute of Chicago and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., which is contributing a piece that has never... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 Chicago museum shows to see before they closeis the droll title for Icelandic filmmaker Ragnar Kjartansson's single-channel
3 Chicago museum shows to see before they close
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
is the droll title for Icelandic filmmaker Ragnar Kjartansson's single-channel video of The National, on view at the Art Institute of Chicago through Oct. 16. It's wryly funny because the film is of an extraordinary performance, The National... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The revealing art of watching audiences watching the artsemployees into its largest shows and timed how long your feet stay planted, whi
The revealing art of watching audiences watching the arts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
employees into its largest shows and timed how long your feet stay planted, which pictures you take pictures of. The Art Institute of Chicago tracks the Wi-Fi signals on your cellphones, noting where you walk in the museum, how long you stay.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Huntley history teacher to talk WWII posters at historical societyin them.” The connection for the now-retired Huntley High School history teach
Huntley history teacher to talk WWII posters at historical society
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 days ago
in them.” The connection for the now-retired Huntley High School history teacher was immediate. “In the 1990s, the Art Institute of Chicago had a big exhibit on World War II posters,” Frenz said. “I was fascinated by these posters and the... Read more
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Marengo Farmside
Ex-Huntley history teacher to talk WWII posters at historical societyin them.” The connection for the now-retired Huntley High School history teach
Ex-Huntley history teacher to talk WWII posters at historical society
Marengo Farmside / Posted 20 days ago
in them.” The connection for the now-retired Huntley High School history teacher was immediate. “In the 1990s, the Art Institute of Chicago had a big exhibit on World War II posters,” Frenz said. “I was fascinated by these posters and the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Former Huntley history teacher to speak at historical society about WWII postersin them." The connection for the now-retired Huntley High School history teach
Former Huntley history teacher to speak at historical society about WWII posters
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 days ago
in them." The connection for the now-retired Huntley High School history teacher was immediate. "In the 1990s the Art Institute of Chicago had a big exhibit on World War II posters," Frenz said. "I was fascinated by these poster and the... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst Art Museum showcases large-scale inflatable art for upcoming exhibitionaround the world, Gibbs said it was important to have a local connection. Clair
Elmhurst Art Museum showcases large-scale inflatable art for upcoming exhibition
My Suburban Life / Posted 20 days ago
around the world, Gibbs said it was important to have a local connection. Claire Ashley, who teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will be creating a site specific installation exclusive to this exhibition. “[Ashley’s] work is... Read more
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Asian journal
Larger than life Fil-Am artist Jefre Manuel and his journey to success in the art worldchosen in a contest for the eighth-grade graduation program,” he added. The pa
Larger than life Fil-Am artist Jefre Manuel and his journey to success in the art world
Asian journal / Posted 21 days ago
chosen in a contest for the eighth-grade graduation program,” he added. The path he chose Jefrë’s passion led him to the Art Institute of Chicago. He wanted to pursue a profession in the arts. But then, he decided to transfer to Ohio State... Read more
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AdWeek
This Philly-Based Digital Shop Combines Aesthetics and Tech for Mainstay Institutionsto cultural organizations. This past February, it used projection mapping to re
This Philly-Based Digital Shop Combines Aesthetics and Tech for Mainstay Institutions
AdWeek / Posted 21 days ago
to cultural organizations. This past February, it used projection mapping to recreate Vincent Van Gogh's bedroom at the Art Institute of Chicago. Then in July, it built a massive touchscreen at the National Air and Space Museum. "We're trying to... Read more
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