Art Institute of Chicago

Latest articles

2h
The Champaign News-Gazette
Pair of Japanese cultural treasures speaking at UI this monthbe part of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Japanese Bamboo Ar
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
be part of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection," through Feb. 4. He'll give a demonstration at the museum on Saturday and is also speaking at the Art Institute of Chicago during his U.S. v... Read more
3h
The MidWeek
Art Insights program held at Oak Crestand staff invite the community to attend “Celebrations,” presented by volunteer
The MidWeek / Posted 3 hours ago
and staff invite the community to attend “Celebrations,” presented by volunteers of the Art Insights program at the Art Institute of Chicago. The event will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, in the Little Theater at Oak Crest. This... Read more
1d
Inquirier.net
APAture puts spotlight on Asian Pacific American artistsartist who works in painting, print media, and sculpture, Manila born Rea Lynn
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
artist who works in painting, print media, and sculpture, Manila born Rea Lynn de Guzman is an alumnus of the Art Institute of Chicago and the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI) where she received her MFA and BFA degrees... Read more
2d
The Daily Californian
3 UC Berkeley alumni receive 2017 MacArthur 'Genius' grantsin religious studies and a doctorate in geography from UC Berkeley, as well as
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
in religious studies and a doctorate in geography from UC Berkeley, as well as a master’s degree in fine arts from the Art Institute of Chicago. Working as a conceptual artist and a geographer, Paglen creates art aiming to examine how human... Read more
5d
Chicago Tribune
Longtime Cubs fan turns passion into artworkAs a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Margie Lawrence dro
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
As a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Margie Lawrence drove her professors crazy with her obsession with baseball. A devoted Cubs fan and “bleacher bum,” she found beauty in the sport while growing up a few blocks from Wrigley... Read more
7d
NBC Chicago
2 Chicagoans Awarded MacArthur Genius Grantsthe question, ‘How do you make the past resonate in the contemporary moment?'"
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
the question, ‘How do you make the past resonate in the contemporary moment?'" Bey said. Bey's work has been shown at the "Art Institute of Chicago" and he is a photography professor at Columbia College. The second Chicagoan chosen was Rami... Read more
7d
Chicago Tribune
Photographer Dawoud Bey adds MacArthur genius grant to noted career looking at African-American lifehis iconic portrait of Barack Obama was included in the 2014 Whitney Biennial,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
his iconic portrait of Barack Obama was included in the 2014 Whitney Biennial, and “Harlem USA” was restaged in 2012 by the Art Institute of Chicago. Still, becoming a 2017 MacArthur Foundation grant winner, he said, buys time: “I have more ideas... Read more
12d
PRWeek US
Mildenhall: In his own wordspartnerships will continue to mushroom across the market, similar to Airbnb’s N
PRWeek US / Posted 12 days ago
partnerships will continue to mushroom across the market, similar to Airbnb’s Night at… series partnership with the Art Institute of Chicago. A disruption of conventional entertainment consumption will bring forth truly unique... Read more
14d
Crain's Chicago Business
Must-do events this weekPhoto by The Art Institute of Chicago Tarsila do Amaral. Abaporu, 1928. NOW➊ I
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 days ago
Photo by The Art Institute of Chicago Tarsila do Amaral. Abaporu, 1928. NOW➊ In the same year as its big retrospective of the Rio-born midcentury artist Helio Oiticica, the Art Institute waxes Brazilian once again for an exhibition of the modernist... Read more
18d
Sarnia Observer
Chicago’s gardens are simply amazingperhaps mostly known for its varied and bold architecture. Chicago is a city of
Sarnia Observer / Posted 18 days ago
perhaps mostly known for its varied and bold architecture. Chicago is a city of museums and art galleries, anchored by the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Science and Industry. For the sports enthusiasts, Chicago is home to the Cubs,... Read more
19d
Beaumont Enterprise
Artist's abstract work draws on personal experienceearliest paintings in the show would be coming from when I was in my very early
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 19 days ago
earliest paintings in the show would be coming from when I was in my very early twenties and still a student at the Art Institute of Chicago," said Stout, 83.Stout described his formal schooling as a "Bauhaus" education, referencing the... Read more
19d
Sterling Journal-Advocate
Chicago World Fair focus of History Cafémuseum. Another part of the fair that still exists today is a home for lecture
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
museum. Another part of the fair that still exists today is a home for lectures and international scholars that is now the Art Institute of Chicago. Other buildings included a Forestry Building; separate exhibits from the 44 states in the U.S. at... Read more
19d
Canon City Daily Record
Hugh Hefner built his empire in Chicago, then changed the worldthat I'd missed the party." He would not miss many parties the rest of the way
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
that I'd missed the party." He would not miss many parties the rest of the way. In 1946, after a brief stint at the Art Institute of Chicago, where he took a summer art course in anatomy, Hefner enrolled at the University of Illinois at... Read more
828 related articles
20d
ABC News
Hugh Hefner, Playboy founder and pop culture icon, dead at 91the early Playboy Clubs, in 1962. After the service, Hefner spent a summer tak
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
the early Playboy Clubs, in 1962. After the service, Hefner spent a summer taking art classes, including anatomy, at the Art Institute of Chicago. Then he moved on to the University of Illinois, and when he wasn't busy with classes, Hefner drew... Read more
828 related articles
20d
New York Post
High school under fire for putting American flag on the floornever be on the ground,” Rob Angelo wrote on the page. The original exhibit by
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
never be on the ground,” Rob Angelo wrote on the page. The original exhibit by artist Dread Scott was displayed at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Back then, it was called “disgraceful” by President George H.W. Bush, the Tribun... Read more
21d
Business Wire
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Launches Matching Gift Incentive to Help Surpass $50 Million Fundraising GoalCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), a global leader in art and design education, is closing in on a $50 million goal in its first-ever major public fundraising campaign, and has received a gift that will... Read more
25d
The Post-Standard
Historic marker to commemorate artist Sheldon Peck's former home in Jordanexpressions. His paintings have risen considerably in value over the years, wi
The Post-Standard / Posted 25 days ago
expressions. His paintings have risen considerably in value over the years, with some displayed in museums including the Art Institute of Chicago, the Chicago History Museum and the American Folk Art Museum in New York City. A portrait he... Read more
25d
The Times of Northwest Indiana
Take a day trip to Indy for these fall eventsout which familiar tails of illness, enchantment or death by poison contain ker
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 25 days ago
out which familiar tails of illness, enchantment or death by poison contain kernels of truth; discover toxic species; learn about a variety of evolutionary strategies and more.Photo courtesy of The Art Institute of Chicago and Estate of Pablo Pic... Read more
25d
New Kerala
TripAdvisor Recognizes Top Museums In The World With Annual Travelers' Choice Awards - newkerala news #274058on TripAdvisor from $27 per person ◦Admission: Adult — $27; Senior — $23.50; C
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
on TripAdvisor from $27 per person ◦Admission: Adult — $27; Senior — $23.50; Child, College Student, Military — $17.50 3. Art Institute of Chicago — Chicago, Illinois Travelers can discover the greatest Impressionist collection outside Paris,... Read more
26d
The Times of Northwest Indiana
Highland's new bee mural could have people buzzingBloomington, and has completed several Illustration classes through the Continu
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 26 days ago
Bloomington, and has completed several Illustration classes through the Continuing Education program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago," the Highland Redevelopment Commission said in a news release. "In addition, she is a 2012-13... Read more
27d
The Chattanoogan
The Cress Gallery Of Art UTC Presents Fall 2017 Diane Marek Visiting Artists: Sonnenzimmerled workshops in academic and commercial settings, including The Facebook Artis
The Chattanoogan / Posted 27 days ago
led workshops in academic and commercial settings, including The Facebook Artist-in-Residence Program, Menlo Park, Ca.; The Art Institute of Chicago; California Institute for the Arts, Valencia; Minneapolis College of Art and Design; Pratt... Read more
28d
express
V&A voted Britain’s top museum as London rates best European city for culturesaid: “We are honoured to receive the UK Museum of the Year award.” Other venu
express / Posted 28 days ago
said: “We are honoured to receive the UK Museum of the Year award.” Other venues featured in the world's Top 10 were: The Art Institute of Chicago (4th), The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York (6th) and the National Museum of Anthropology... Read more
28d
iafrica.com
TripAdvisor's top museums around the worldArt - New York City, New York 2. The National WWII Museum - New Orleans, Louis
iafrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Art - New York City, New York 2. The National WWII Museum - New Orleans, Louisiana 3. Musée d'Orsay - Paris, France 4. Art Institute of Chicago - Chicago, Illinois 5. State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace - St. Petersburg, Russia 6. The... Read more
28d
Crain's Chicago Business
School of the Art Institute of Chicago names new board chair - Education NewsSchool of the Art Institute of Chicago has selected Anita Sinha its new board c
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 28 days ago
School of the Art Institute of Chicago has selected Anita Sinha its new board chair, tapping a woman to fill the role for the first time. The school, where American artists such as Jeff Koons and Georgia O'Keeffe as well as writer David Sedaris... Read more
29d
Chicago Tribune
List to replace Attorney General Madigan growsSteve Adler and Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson. (Bill Ruthhart) Massey is th
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Steve Adler and Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson. (Bill Ruthhart) Massey is the former president of both the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Morehouse College, the onetime chairman of Bank of America Corp. and a previous director of the... Read more
29d
The St. Helena Star
Raffle marks Robert Louis Stevenson's 167th birthdayThe raffle winner will also receive two VIP City Passes with access to some of
The St. Helena Star / Posted 29 days ago
The raffle winner will also receive two VIP City Passes with access to some of Chicago’s best sites and museums including the Shedd Aquarium, the Art Institute of Chicago, and 360 Chicago. The winner will have until Dec. 31, 2018 to claim the p... Read more

In this news