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Abstract vs. Figurative

Edward Goldman | Posted 11.16.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Among the most well known and commercially successful American artists today are Kehinde Wiley and John Currin, both figurative painters of amazing skill, and both drawing inspiration from the art of Old Masters.

Interview With Getty's New CEO | Jori Finkel, Los Angeles Times | Posted 10.08.2011 | Arts

James Cuno, 60, does not consider himself a marathoner. He has finished only one full-length race, the 2009 Chicago Marathon. But he is, in other circ...

More Nostalgia!

Brian Dickie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Brian Dickie

Director Peter Sellars is a visionary, an enlightening educator, and a man of peace. And of course he can also be the court jester. He displayed all the above, and a good more besides, this evening.

Director Says Art Institute Considering Free Admission

Time | Richard Lacayo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In today's final installment of that conversation with James Cuno, director of the Art Institute of Chicago, we talk about what it might take to make ...

Renzo Piano Designed Modern Wing Opens At Art Institute

AP | F.N. D'ALESSIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Light, bright and definitely pricey _ the Modern Wing at the Art Institute of Chicago is a triumph for Pritzker Prize-winning architec...