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 1 hour ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW ON VIEW—This classic bronze sculpture depicts the Hindu divinity Shiva as the Lord of the Dance. His cosmic dance sets in motion the rhythm of life and death, with his right foot planted firmly on top of Apasmāra, the demon of darkness and ignorance.
Now on view in the Alsdorf Galleries.
1 day 22 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago #TBT The Art Institute's main building was originally constructed for the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. Our famous lions were added later that year and have been "guarding" the museum ever since.