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.
57 min 20 sec ago The Art Institute of Chicago Belgium was not only home to the great René #Magritte. Fellow Surrealist Paul Delvaux—whose birthday is today—also called Belgium home and shared a similar detached emotional quality in his work.
See his monumental painting, The Awakening of the Forest, now on view in the Modern Wing.
1 day 5 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Tomorrow's the first official day of autumn, and we can’t think of a more appropriate painting to share than Monet’s “Stacks of Wheat (End of Day, Autumn).”
What work of art reminds you of autumn?