Showcasing work by some of the most significant artists of the postwar era, this exhibition celebrates a significant gift by the Gidwitz family to the museum. The Adele and Willard Gidwitz Endowment will fund future acquisitions for the Department of Prints and Drawings.
Tom Wesselman. Drawing for Still Life #12, 1962. Restricted gift of Mrs. Willard Gidwitz.
12 hours 10 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago OCTOBER 28–29: Join us for a live performance with artist Kemang Wa Lehulere, marking the opening of his first American museum exhibition, In All My Wildest Dreams.
Six performances to choose from; free with museum admission.
15 hours 58 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago #TBT 1893: The year the Art Institute opened its doors at 111 South Michigan Avenue. We’re still here 123 years later, and our mission remains the same: to represent “the world’s diverse artistic traditions for the inspiration and education of the public.” #tbtCMW #ChicagoMuseumWeek
1 day 14 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Each Thorne Miniature Room is a tiny window to a larger world. Step inside the French Salon and take a journey back in time.
This video is part of Drawing Rooms—now available in the Ryan Learning Center's Interactive Gallery. See the tiny rooms scaled to life-size, remix and decorate them with drawings, then create your own miniature space.