Art Institute of Chicago
A Season of Art
One of the great encyclopedic museums of the world, the Art Institute takes visitors on a tour of the human imagination through collections that span 4,000 years of artistic expression—drawing on the cultures of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Europe. The museum's holdings include architectural models, fragments, and drawings, paintings, photographs, prints and drawings, sculptures, and textiles, complemented by temporary exhibitions from public and private collections worldwide.
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
A Season of Discourse
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs brings the world to Chicago. Since its founding in 1922, world leaders, policymakers, and international experts have chosen the Chicago Council's nonpartisan forum to present their insights on critical national and international issues. Each year, the Council hosts more than 100 programs in downtown Chicago and in neighborhood bars and music venues where people can meet and talk to others interested in world affairs. The Chicago Council on Global Affairs also takes Chicago's ideas to the world through studies and task force reports on topics such as migration, global agriculture, and the economic rise of China and India.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
A Season of Music
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is a highly acclaimed musical force in Chicago and around the world. Renowned for its sonic brilliance and artistic excellence, the CSO has a long and esteemed history rich in tradition and innovative in vision. This season, the CSO is proud to present works at Symphony Center and the Art Institute that provide a dynamic perspective on some of the world’s most influential composers and performers and their contributions to symphonic, world, and chamber music.
Subscribe today by visiting www.cso.org or calling us at (312) 294-3000. No matter which subscription you choose, subscribers get the best value—a savings of up to 36% over the price of regular single tickets.
A Season of Words
The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is one of the largest literary foundations in the world. An independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture, it exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest possible audience. The Poetry Foundation seeks to be a leader in shaping a receptive climate for poetry by developing new audiences, creating new avenues for delivery, and encouraging new kinds of poetry through innovative literary prizes and programs. The Poetry Foundation Web site, www.poetryfoundation.org, contains a searchable archive of more than 5,000 poems as well as articles, podcasts, and reading guides about poets and poetry.
Subscribe to Poetry today by visiting www.poetryfoundation.org or calling (800) 327-6976 to order your special half-price subscription.