Wrap up the museum’s world-renowned collection with a gift membership. With free admission, exhibition previews, discounts to the shops and restaurants, access to the Member Lounge, and so much more—it’s the gift that keeps giving all year long.
A membership to the Art Institute is the perfect gift for the art lover in your life. Purchase one today in time for this year’s holiday festivities, including member-exclusive events, November 22–January 6.
How to give: • Online: get the fastest service and help the museum save paper! • By phone: call (312) 499-4111 (Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. CST). • On site: visit any membership desk in the museum.
Don’t forget—all purchases of membership through the Lion’s Circle level are fully tax-deductible.
8 hours 51 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago We are thrilled to welcome internationally recognized Chinese art scholar Tao Wang as the Pritzker Chair of the Department of Asian Art and Curator of Chinese Art, as the department aggressively seeks to expand the reach and raise the profile of our Asian collections and programs.
“I am thrilled to join such a storied institution,” said Wang. “This is an exciting time in the field of Asian art, and I look forward to using my knowledge and connections to enhance the Art Institute’s already distinguished collection of Asian art, as well as to promote its research in this area.”