As Jocelin S. and I have been figuring out which bands we want to see at Pitchfork Music Festival this weekend, we discovered that many of the bands instantly reminded us of artworks in the museum's collection. Below are ten images that (we think) bring to mind the names of acts playing at the festival. The first person to figure out all of them wins two free passes to the Art Institute. Leave it in the comments!
12 hours 59 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago Splash previews Moholy-Nagy: Future Present, a retrospective on the Bauhaus designer who also made his mark in Chicago—opening at the Art Institute October 2.
15 hours 21 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago CLOSING SUNDAY—Design Episodes: The Modern Chair
Explore the evolution of the modern chair in the 20th century with iconic examples from makers like Charles and Ray Eames, Le Corbusier and Charlotte Perriand, and Harry Bertoia, among others.
THE MODERN CHAIR—http://bit.ly/2dD4Xy0
1 day 11 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago CLOSING SOON—Supernatural Shakespeare
While Shakespeare’s title characters might have the most name recognition, the Bard’s meddling witches and mischievous faerie folk often steal the show. See this focused installation before it closes October 10.