Holiday Thorne Rooms Gallery 11 From a teeny Tudor yule log to a miniature midcentury menorah, the beloved decorating tradition is back—with a Twelfth Night–themed room joining in the fun this year!
Neapolitan Crèche Gallery 209 One of the very few and finest examples of such a work outside of Naples, our spectacular 18th-century Neapolitan crèche returns once again this holiday season.
The New Contemporary Galleries 288, 290–299 Opening December 13 Member Previews: December 11–12 Masterpieces by artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and Jasper Johns are among the 44 new works given to us by Stefan Edlis and Gael Neeson that transform the presentation of our contemporary collection this December.
Gifts to the City Galleries throughout the museum Once again this holiday season we’re presenting the best and brightest new works as our gifts to the residents of and visitors to Chicago. Download this mini-tour with a fill-in-the-blank scavenger hunt and enjoy all these new works on your journey through the galleries.
6 hours 24 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago Splash previews Moholy-Nagy: Future Present, a retrospective on the Bauhaus designer who also made his mark in Chicago—opening at the Art Institute October 2.
8 hours 46 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
1 day 4 hours 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.