The Publications Department of the Art Institute of Chicago, a publisher of books since the museum’s inception in the late 19th century, offers titles focused on the museum’s rich collection, history, and exhibitions.
The booklist featured in these pages serves many audiences, from students and scholars to children and families. The Art Institute’s publications have received numerous awards and are distributed nationally and internationally by Yale University Press.
Mary Cassatt. On a Balcony, 1878/79. Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of her aunt, Delia Spencer Field.
For even more reading, consider Reading between the Lions, the Art Institute’s book club, where each season a different title and discussion guide is posted for your book club.
19 hours 30 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW OPEN—focus: Lucy McKenzie presents the largest exhibition ever devoted to the artist’s work in the United States.
Join us tonight at 6:00 as Lucy McKenzie talks with exhibition curator Kate Nesin about her work. Free to Illinois residents.