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Art Institute of Chicago

111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603

Phone: (312) 443-3600

Daily, 10:30-5pm; Thursday until 8pm. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.


June 5, 2018 - August 5, 2018
Cauleen Smith: Space Is the Place (A March for Sun Ra)
Smith employed a cinema veriteĢ–like style to capture the Rich South High School marching band performance of an experimental composition by pioneering composer and performer Sun Ra.
June 5, 2018 - August 5, 2018
Collectibles in Chinese Prints and Paintings of the 17th–20th Century
This exhibition showcases the wide range of collectible objects depicted in Chinese prints and paintings from the 17th through 20th century.
June 24, 2018 - September 24, 2018
The Deering Family Galleries of Medieval and Renaissance Art, Arms, and Armor
Hundreds of objects from the Middle Ages and Renaissance—monumental altarpieces, exquisite jewelry, and the beloved arms and armor collection—return in a sumptuous, immersive display.
June 24, 2018 - September 3, 2018
Helen Frankenthaler Prints: The Romance of a New Medium
Presenting a lesser-known side of the Abstract Expressionist, this exhibition includes more than 50 prints from the Art Institute’s catalogue of her production at Universal Limited Art Editions.
June 24, 2018 - August 26, 2018
Max Lamb: Exercises in Seating
By focusing on seats, this exhibition illuminates his working methods and passion for research, inquiry, and experimentation. A selection is accompanied by photographs, maquettes, tools, and videos that illustrate how they were made.
June 24, 2018 - August 19, 2018
Volta Photo: Starring Sanlé Sory and the People of Bobo-Dioulasso in the Small but Musically Mighty Country of Burkina Faso
This exhibition brings together photography and popular music of the West African country to present an immersive experience of a young nation negotiating its various identities.
June 26, 2018 - August 5, 2018
Flesh: Ivan Albright at the Art Institute of Chicago
More than 30 works from the museum's collection present a focused retrospective of this "master of the macabre," whose work even today retains the power to shock, move, and fascinate.
June 27, 2018 - August 31, 2018
Forever "Egypt"! Works from the Collection of Harold Allen
From mass-manufactured material to exceptional examples of Egyptian-themed Wedgwood, this installation explores the Egyptomania craze of the early to mid-20th century.


Kemang Wa Lehulere
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Recommendation by Robin Dluzen

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