Monet, Dalí, and De Kooning will be special guests when you host your next event at the Art Institute of Chicago.
In addition to the company of some of the world's greatest artists, the Art Institute offers galleries, gardens, and auditoriums that assure an unparalleled experience for gatherings large and small. Our professional planning experts can create everything from an enchanting hors d'oeuvres reception with private gallery viewing to an elegant dinner in one of the Art Institute's unique event spaces.
Bon Appétit, the exclusive on-site caterer for the Art Institute, will exceed your expectations with seamless, sophisticated service and culinary excellence, preparing perfect menus that offer a variety of flexible options.
Call Bon Appétit at the Art Institute of Chicago at (312) 443-3530 for an appointment to view our special event spaces and discuss your upcoming event.
1 day 9 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW ON VIEW—Kemang Wa Lehulere: In All My Wildest Dreams
Artist Kemang Wa Lehulere describes his work as a “protest against forgetting,” reenacting what he calls “deleted scenes” from South African history through a masterful conflation of personal and collective storytelling. See his first American museum show, In All My Wildest Dreams—on view through January 16.
1 day 13 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW ON VIEW—A new photography rotation showcases groundbreaking Contemporary works from artists like John Baldessari, Sally Mann, Chuck Close, Barbara Kruger, among others—on view in Gallery 10 through January 2.
Image: Richard Misrach. Untitled #696–05, from series On the Beach, 2005. Gift of the artist.
2 days 9 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Toulouse-Lautrec’s work increased the visibility of lesbians in 19th-century Paris, portraying them in a sympathetic light when prevailing perceptions were anything but favorable.