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Construction of the Modern Wing began in May 2005. Watch the building take shape in this time-lapsed video.
Video: Art Institute Modern Wing Construction
Jim Cuno, director and president of the Art Institute of Chicago, describes the Modern Wing galleries.
Video: Art Institute Director Introduces the Modern Wing
Historian Natalie Zemon Davis, currently an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto and best known for her book The Return of Martin Guerre, has been a pioneer in the field of social...
Video: Mediterranean Crossings—The Quest of "Leo Africanus"
Hold on tight as you join this practice session at a Parisian circus.
Video: Toulouse-Lautrec's <em>At the Circus: Work in the Ring</em>
An introduction to Renoir's desire to paint sunny, optimistic scenes of modern life.
Video: Renoir, Staying on the Sunny Side
Consider the moral dualities presented in this mythological painting and the interpretation of Hercules as a struggling France.
Video: Moreau's <em>Hercules and the Lernaean Hydra</em>
Since the late 1960s, John Knight has utilized existing forms of distribution and communication—including magazine subscriptions, museum mailing lists, travel posters, recipes, and floor plans—to...
Lauded in 2008 by New York Times critic Roberta Smith as "one of the most interesting artists to emerge in this century," Sterling Ruby explores individual desire, transgression, social power...
Video: Sterling Ruby in Conversation with Robert Hobbs
Produced by the Portland Cement Association, This is Marina City presented audiences with a detailed view of Bertrand Goldberg's elaborate design and construction process for this iconic...
Video: This Is Marina City: A Presentation of the Portland Cement Association, 1965

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