With the opening of the new galleries of African art and Indian art of the Americas, we've been able to showcase not only many pieces from our permanent collection that have never been on view, but also several...
After four years of extensive planning and construction, the new galleries of African art and Indian art of the Americas are now open in the Art Institute’s lower Morton Wing. Working with the California-based architectural firm wHY (...
2 days 17 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago "Real painters understand with a brush in their hand."
Happy birthday to the trailblazing artist Berthe Morisot, a core member of the Impressionists and the only woman to be exhibited in seven of the eight Impressionist group exhibitions between 1874 and 1886.
See two paintings by Berthe Morisot, now on view in Gallery 201.
Image: Berthe Morisot. Woman at Her Toilette, 1875/80. Stickney Fund.
3 days 10 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago John Singer Sargent’s portraits have captivated audiences for over a century. ARTicle takes a closer look at his work, on the week of the American Impressionist’s birthday.