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An Interview With Jeffrey Breslow: Sculptor, Creator and Artist -- Boulder and Bolder

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 09.14.2015 | Arts
Carroll F. Gray

Jeffrey credits his University of Illinois Professor, Edward Zagorski, for helping him to develop a clear sense of Design, as distinct from "shaping and making." Jeffrey calls Design "the secret operator behind everything-automobiles, furniture, appliances, toys..."

New Exhibition By 'Power 100' Artist And Filmmaker

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

A large-scale exhibition of works by filmmaker and visual artist Steve McQueen debuts at the Art Institute of Chicago this weekend. The solo show mark...

10 Chicago End Of Summer Musts

Fathom | Posted 10.21.2012 | Travel

Many locals will tell you that summer is the main reason -- the only reason -- we stick it out through Chicago's long and brutal winters.

Things to Do in Chicago This Weekend

Mark Nilsson | Posted 08.09.2012 | Chicago
Mark Nilsson

The summer is getting away from us! We've now entered August and the clock is ticking to get out and enjoy the great weather in this living and breathing city.

The Power of Art

Paul Klein | Posted 07.11.2012 | Chicago
Paul Klein


...Got Art?

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 07.04.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Why not celebrate Mother's Day by taking your mom out to see some of the culture the city has to offer?

BLOG WATCH> Plans Your Month in Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts kind of makes you feel like an executive. One look at their calendar of Chicago art events and you start to wonder if you'll be able to ...

Art Institute Getting Crosswalk Between Modern Wing And Millenium Park

Chicago Tribune | BLAIR KAMIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Outside the Art Institute of Chicago's Modern Wing, the not-so-fine art of dodging drivers may soon be going the way of prehistoric cave painting....

The Opening of the Fall Art Season; Chicago Art is Kicking

Paul Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Paul Klein

It's going to be fun watching the MCA, the runt of Chicago's 'big' museums, come from behind to become a trendsetting, innovative role model for the 21st Century museum.

Art Institute Increases Admission Price To $18

Chicago Sun-Times | Dave Newbart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Park District Board approved a 50 percent increase in the [Art Institute's] admission price -- from $12 to $18 -- at its meeting today. Un...