Georges Seurat 'La Grand Jatte' Recreated On Etch-A-SketchFor eight hours, spread over four days, Jane Labowitch, sat before one of the Art Institute's most iconic paintings.
Best Art Exhibits Coming To Chicago In 2016For 2016, look for art expressions that reflect cultural struggles and trends. They range from colorful prints to technological influences on sculptures and paintings.
Best Hand-Blown Glass Decorations In ChicagoWhen it comes to finding a unique gift for someone artistic, or merely looking for the perfect accent piece for the hall table, hand-blown glass may be the answer. If you're looking for good, hand-blown glass items for the home or as gifts the rest of the year, then check out these Chicago glass studios, art galleries, home furnishings stores and museums.
Van Gogh's 'Bedroom' Is Now An Actual Bedroom On AirBnbThe Art Institute of Chicago, in conjunction with its new Van Gogh exhibit, has recreated the artist's Bedroom painting--as the actual room.
Best Chicago Photographers To Follow On InstagramTake a look at Chicago with a fresh perspective by following these Chicago-based professional photographers on Instagram.
Thanksgiving: Why You Should Skip Black Friday And Find Features From HomeSave some time, and maybe even some cash, by shopping at these local retailers in Chicago on Black Friday.
Visitor's Guide To Art Institute Of ChicagoThe Art Institute of Chicago brings to the public top works by the world's most recognized artists and outstanding examples of cultural, architectural and furniture movements.
A 48 Hour Guide To ChicagoA practical travel guide for the best lodging, dining, transportation and attractions in Chicago, especially for travelers who have just 48 hours to visit America's third largest city.
A History Lover's Travel Guide To ChicagoThe Chicago Water Tower, Grant Park and Wrigley Field are among the must see attractions in Chicago for history lovers.
Best Places To Buy Father's Day Gifts In ChicagoDad is another story. Finding the right present can be more of a challenge because he is less likely to say what he wants.
Man Charged In Stabbing Outside Art InstituteMichael Wims Jr., 29, was charged with one count of aggravated battery causing great bodily harm after he was identified as the man who stabbed a 57-year-old man in the neck about 4:35 p.m. Thursday in the 200 block of South Michigan Avenue, police said.
Art Lover's Walking Tour Of ChicagoThe challenge for art lovers is how to work in wonderful places within easy walking distance. The five choices here mix familiar names with a few surprises within a doable walking distance.