Pritzker Galleries of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
Guest Capacity: 350
Availability: Daily, 6:00–11:00 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 9:00–11:00 p.m.
Make your special event a masterpiece! Over the course of more than a century, the Art Institute of Chicago has assembled one of the world's finest and largest collections of French Impressionist art. Masterworks include Caillebotte's unforgettable Paris Street; Rainy Day, Seurat's monumental A Sunday on La Grande Jatte—1884, Renoir's luminous Two Sisters (On the Terrace), and Monet's famous Water Lilies, along with beloved paintings by Impressionism's biggest names—Cézanne, Degas, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, and Van Gogh.
Your guests be delighted as they walk amid these famous works of 19th-century French art. Enhance your special event and private gallery viewing with a docent who will conduct guided tours of the collection, or simply let your guests view the galleries at their leisure. Regardless of your selection, these amazing galleries will offer your guests a rare and intimate opportunity to privately view a world-class collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art.
8 hours 41 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago SEPTEMBER 10–Modern and contemporary art critic and historian Hal Foster discusses the work of sculptor Charles Ray.
Lecture free to Illinois residents or with museum admission
(Image courtesy of Hal Foster)
1 day 7 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago This first-century sculpture is truly one of a kind. A child satyr thrusts his hand through the mouth of a mask in a gesture both mischievous and menacing. Though frequently depicted over the centuries, this is the only extant free-standing sculpture depicting the child satyr with mask known in the world today.
See it in Dionysos Unmasked: Ancient Sculpture and Early Prints http://bit.ly/1NSFxXr
3 days 11 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago CLOSING TOMORROW—Don’t miss Frances Stark: Intimism, a powerful exploration of life in the digital age and the first comprehensive survey of the artist's video and digital work.
Image: Frances Stark. Structures That Fit My Opening (and other parts considered in relation to their whole), 2006. Courtesy Galerie Buchholz, Berlin/Cologne.