RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Art Institute of Chicago

A collection of news and information related to Art Institute of Chicago published by this site and its partners.

Top Art Institute of Chicago Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Being numb to it all no longer big shock

    Being numb to it all no longer big shock
    Sometime in the next few weeks, if you're walking down Fullerton Avenue around DePaul University and have 15 minutes to spare, duck into the tidy brick building alongside the CTA station. Here you will find the DePaul Art Museum, an institution so...
  • Confronting artist Kara Walker

    Confronting artist Kara Walker
    Kara Walker will be difficult. This gets whispered to you by enough people in the art world and you start to believe it: She's humorless! Confrontational! Intimidating! David Mamet intimidating! And this week, before the Thursday opening of “...
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art hikes recommended admission to $25

     
    Visiting New York's biggest art museum is about to get more expensive. The Metropolitan Museum of Art said this week that it is raising its recommended admission by $5 to $25 starting July 1.While paying the full amount is technically......
  • Getty acquires Harald Szeemann archive and library

     
    Harald Szeemann Archive and Library heading to Getty Research Institute...
  • James Cuno: First week on the job for new head of the Getty

     
    James Cuno, the new president and CEO of the J. Paul Getty Trust, talks about his vision of museums in general and the Getty Museum in particular...
  • Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens celebrates 50 years

     
    If you have driven along busy Osceola Avenue near Rollins College, you may have seen the unassuming sign announcing the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens. Museum executive director Debbie Komanski hopes you have stopped in. After all, you’...
  • Monster Mash: New director for Art Institute of Chicago

     
    Douglas Druick to head Art Institute of Chicago...
  • Art review: 'Now Dig This!' at the UCLA Hammer Museum

     
    Christopher Knight reviews "Now Dig This! Art & Black Los Angeles 1960-1980, a Pacific Standard Time show at the UCLA Hammer Museum...
  • Arts behemoths aren't getting fat on donations, study shows

     
    The richest arts organizations saw modest fundraising gains in 2009-10, says a study by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. No Southern California cultural groups made the publication's annual list of the top 400 charities....
  • Monster Mash: Broad Museum at MSU; World Trade Center site

     
    The Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University has named Alison Gass as its curator of contemporary art. A planned performing arts center to be designed by Frank Gehry for the former World Trade Center site in New York is in limbo as organizers await...
  • Cuno on Bomford's departure and hiring a new museum director

     
    We can cross one name off the small list of possible museum directors for the Getty: David Bomford, who has served as the museum’s acting director for nearly two years without much fanfare or much criticism, has announced that he is leaving the...