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http://youtu.be/gHWh4aGChwU In order to demonstrate the complexity of creating one of the stenciled posters in the TASS exhibition, the Prints and Drawings department worked with contemporary artist Alexis Petroff to recreate the poster...
I recently had the pleasure of walking through the museum’s galleries with Sophie K., age six. Sophie is going into the first grade and loves making art and dancing. She is also unhindered by any sort of concern about what people might...
Two million people are expected to attend the 53rd Annual Chicago Air and Water Show this weekend. That’s a veritable throng! Headliners include the US Air Force Thunderbirds, the US Army Parachute Team (AKA the Golden Knights), and the...
Pareidolia is a word used to describe the well-known human phenomenon in which people find meaningful patterns or images in seemingly insignificant objects. If you have ever seen an animal shape in the clouds, a man on the moon, or a...
http://youtu.be/flJyl4vlKtw Staff Picks is an ongoing series in which Art Institute employees talk about a work of their choosing from the museum's collection. It could be anything: a favorite work, a particularly beautiful,...