With the addition of the spectacular new Modern Wing, designed by Pritzker Prize–winning architect Renzo Piano, the world-renowned Art Institute of Chicago is now the country’s second largest museum. Housing a collection of more than 260,000 works of art and artifacts from 5,000 years of creativity, the museum attracts over 1.5 million visitors from around the globe each year. Groups can discover the treasures of the museum together with the benefits of discounted admission, professionally guided tours and lectures, and special before- and after-hours private events—all at one of the world’s finest collections of fine art.
Bringing a group of 15 or more to the museum? Find more information in For Groups to schedule your visit.
2 hours 3 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago CLOSING SUNDAY—Design Episodes: The Modern Chair
Explore the evolution of the modern chair in the 20th century with iconic examples from makers like Charles and Ray Eames, Le Corbusier and Charlotte Perriand, and Harry Bertoia, among others.
THE MODERN CHAIR—http://bit.ly/2dD4Xy0
22 hours 7 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.
1 day 1 hour 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.