Originally Schlesinger and Mayer Department Store 1 S. State St. 1898-1899, 1902-1904 State St. addition (five bays), Louis H. Sullivan, architect 1906 State St. addition (three bays), D.H. Burnham & Co., architects 1961, Holabird & Root Restored 1980, Office of John Vinci Cornice restored 2006, Gunny Harboe
14 hours 39 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.
18 hours 27 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 16 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.