The Language of Beauty in African Art includes over 250 objects from the continent across millennia—but how have contemporary artists in particular responded to those objects and traditions?
The Surrealists were fascinated by dreams, desire, magic, sexuality, and the revolutionary power of artworks to transform how we understand the world. Learn more with this tour of our internationally renowned collection of Surrealist art.
Join in a civic celebration with this tour featuring works by Chicago artists as well as works intrinsically linked to our city.
The famous actress was also an accomplished sculptor who above all fashioned her own celebrity.
Though it’s tempting to consign ruins to the past, many artworks remind us that their presence is more than mere physicality.
Four writers select works from four continents in an exploration of the involuntary but essential act of taking in air.