'Bean' Father Visits His Famous Chicago SculptureArtist Anish Kapoor is in Chicago to receive an award -- and he visited his sculpture for the first time since it was unveiled 11 years ago.
Best Outdoor Art In ChicagoThose examples are a mere sampling of Chicago's terrific Public Art program. On the east side of the downtown, that is east of the "Loop" formed by the "L," you walk around art in Grant and Millennium Parks. Out in the neighborhoods, you find viaducts and embankments covered with murals.
5 Things In Chicago That Exist Nowhere Else In The USThe word first implies follow-ups and copycats such as Chicago-style pizza. Unique is harder to determine because good ideas are copied.
Best Street Art In ChicagoChicago has some of the most well-known street sculptures in the world. Here you will find five of the most beloved street art pieces in the Windy City.
Best Public Art In ChicagoIndeed, more than 700 works are scattered around the city in and outside public facilities and parks.
Ellen DeGeneres Gives Chicagoans Chance To Be On Her ShowWhen Ellen DeGeneres gives her followers an order, they listen. Ellen DeGeneres had plans for Chicago on Tuesday (October 1), instructing her followers on Facebook and Twitter to go to Cloud Gate -- the public sculpture in Millennium Park more commonly known as the Bean -- at 4pm.
Light Show Coming To The BeanThe Bean at Millennium Park is about to come alive with color and music.
'Caroling At Cloud Gate' (aka The Bean) Starts FridayStarting this Friday hundreds of singers will gather in downtown Chicago's Millennium Park each week for holiday caroling.
Teen Says Suspicious Package At Millennium Park Was 'Misunderstanding'An 18-year-old Lincoln Park resident accused of causing an evacuation at Millennium Park Saturday evening told WBBM Newsradio 780 that he was taking part in a "costume play" and that it was all a misunderstanding.
Guide To Using The Metra To Go DowntownAre you from the far flung reaches of Chicago's suburbs and, like me, afraid to take the Metra? It's okay, you can admit it, the Metra confuses me too. Don't worry though! We'll figure that giant, metal, moving monster out together!