Exhibitions > The Capital of the 19th Century: Paris in Maps
The Capital of the 19th Century: Paris in Maps
August 1, 2007–December 3, 2007
Maps of Paris, drawn from the collection of the Art Institute’s Ryerson and Burnham Libraries, highlight urban planning and architectural and artistic developments in the “capital of the 19th century” between 1789 and 1914. This exhibition is on view Monday–Wednesday and Friday from 10:30 to 5:00, Thursdays from 10:30 to 8:00, and Saturdays from 10:00 to 5:00.
4 hours 58 min 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.
8 hours 17 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago THURSDAY at 6:00—Join us for a tour of works in our collection presented in American Sign Language with voice interpretation.
1 day 5 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW OPEN—Humanism + Dynamite = The Soviet Photomontages of Aleksandr Zhitomirsky
The first exhibition in the post-Soviet world devoted to leading political artist Aleksandr Zhitomirsky offers a captivating portrayal of a satirist and loyal citizen who inventively furthered his country’s official causes across a tumultuous half-century.