It is true that art museums are about the stubborn, matter-of-factness of things: the works of art. But access to the Art Institute’s collection has always been enhanced by words and reproduced images. With the launch of our redesigned Web site, we acknowledge the importance of digitized access to the works of art. Here you will learn about the character and structure of our collection and our educational programs and exhibitions. You will also learn how to visit and contact us easily. I very much look forward to you visiting th... Read more
Neither Man Nor Beast: Animal Images on Ancient Coins
at The Art Institute of Chicago | Chicago, Illinois
The Art Institute of Chicago commissions a surreal assortment of brightly colored objects from German artist Katharina Fritsch.