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  • Will L.A. County give its art the space it's due?

    Will L.A. County give its art the space it's due?
    In a prelude to its 50th anniversary celebration, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art released Swiss architect Peter Zumthor's most recent plan to expand the museum at the end of March. County money has been earmarked, and there's a sense that LACMA...
  • Walters Art Museum and Morgan State University announce partnership

    Julia Mariciari-Alexander and David Wilson have been working for nearly two years to hammer out the details of a groundbreaking collaboration between the distinguished Baltimore institutions they lead: the Walters Art Museum and Morgan State University....
  • Obama library news brings elation to South Side

    Obama library news brings elation to South Side
    Even though the news that the Obama presidential library is coming to the South Side wasn't yet official, Torrey Barrett couldn't stop himself from celebrating. When he arrived at his Washington Park-based KLEO Community Life Center on Friday morning,...
  • Rauner signs Obama library, Lucas museum law

    Rauner signs Obama library, Lucas museum law
    Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday signed a bill into law aimed at providing legal protections for the Barack Obama presidential library and the George Lucas museum in Chicago. The move ends the mystery of what the Republican governor would do with a measure...
  • Visit museums for free on Saturday and Sunday

    Visit museums for free on Saturday and Sunday
    Enjoy a free visit to the museum on Saturday and Sunday with the Bank of America Museum on Us program. It's the first full weekend of the month on May 2-3, which means you can visit nine South Florida museums for free with an ID and a Bank of America...
  • 'House On Mango Street' packs them in

    'House On Mango Street' packs them in
    If you went to the opening-night reception for the art exhibition inspired by "The House on Mango Street," Sandra Cisneros' revered 1984 novel about coming of age in Chicago, you would have learned two things. The first was that the National Museum of...
  • New Broad museum restaurant will be more than a museum restaurant

    New Broad museum restaurant will be more than a museum restaurant
    Tim Hollingsworth says his new restaurant, opening next door to Eli Broad’s new art museum on Bunker Hill downtown, may be part of the museum complex, but he doesn’t think of it as a museum restaurant. The new spot, with the working name...
  • Volunteers urge visitors to make tracks for railroad museum

    Volunteers urge visitors to make tracks for railroad museum
    Four railroad lines once ran through the rural Northwest Indiana community of North Judson. The town rumbled with as many as 125 trains passing through the town in a single day. "A lot has changed since then," said Bob Jachim, who, as a youngster in...
  • New York's Neue Galerie Is Trending Thanks To 'Woman In Gold'

    New York's Neue Galerie Is Trending Thanks To 'Woman In Gold'
    NEW YORK CITY — Austrian and German culture is having a bit of a moment. All the cool kids are running off to Berlin for a dose of avant-garde art, while the movie "Woman in Gold'' starring Helen Mirren reminds viewers of the beauty — and...
  • Bring on the Obama Presidential Temple!

     Bring on the Obama Presidential Temple!
    I'm changing my mind on the Obama presidential library. Once I was opposed, thinking the last thing Chicago needed was a multimillion-dollar Temple of Presidential Lies on parkland. But I've since "evolved" after having my brain hit by wave after wave...
  • Build the Obama Library in Washington Park

    Build the Obama Library in Washington Park
    President Barack Obama's library is going to Jackson Park, home to the Museum of Science and Industry, or Washington Park, on the west side of the University of Chicago. The library and museum should go to Washington Park for one reason: Easy access...