Theaster Gates (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)

Chicago Artist Picked To Design Artwork For New 95th Street Terminal

A Chicago artist whose work has been featured around the world has been picked as the head of a major art project for the CTA.


Michael Karabatsis, 51, of Glenview (Evanston Police)

Glenview Man Identified As Home Invader Who Helped Duct-Tape Evanston Couple, Steal Paintings

A 51-year-old Glenview man has been arrested in connection with an Evanston home invasion in which suspects duct-taped an elderly couple and stole valuable works of art.


Chicago River Walk

River ‘Garbage Wall’ Set For Display At Navy Pier

An unpleasant, yet thought provoking, art project is coming to Chicago next month.


Herbert Pulgar

Teen At Center Of Sticker Controversy Now In Congressional Art Contest

WASHINGTON (CBS) — The 15-year-old Chicago boy whose art was selected to be on city vehicle stickers – until allegations surfaced that it contained gang symbols – is now competing in the Congressional Art Competition, […]

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

Prison fence

Supermax Inmate In Trouble For ‘Pro-Life’ Artwork

An inmate at an Illinois maximum security prison serving a life sentence is in trouble over a drawing celebrating life.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

Art Institute Modern Wing

Couples Complain Artwork Will Disrupt Their Wedding Plans

Some brides are finding the wedding they envisioned altered by a rainbow.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

'The Universe' At Willis Tower

Willis Tower Owners Battle Sears Over Artwork

The current owners of the Willis Tower are in a nasty legal battle with the former owners.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2010