The Art Institute is an active lending institution that is additionally always trying to improve the experience of visitors. Periodically some galleries may be closed and works of art may be on loan to institutions around the globe. To ensure that your visit meets your expectations, please check the updates below.
The Modern Wing galleries for contemporary art after 1960 are currently closed in preparation for The New Contemporary, a reinstallation of the permanent collection transformed by a recent gift of 44 iconic masterpieces. The New Contemporary opens December 13.
The Ando Gallery will be closed October 18–23 for art installation.