In conjunction with the exhibition Skyscraper: Art and Architecture Against Gravity, Antony Wood, executive director of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat and IIT associate studio professor, discusses global trends in skyscrapers, outlining the unprecedented ch
Chicago is a hotbed of arts and culture. Our city is home not only to amazing artists, important art spaces, and renowned universities but also to cultural leaders at the forefront of innovation in cuisine, music, fashion, literature, and beyond.
A pioneer of multimedia installations, Jessica Stockholder creates complex installations, sculpture, and collages that incorporate the architecture in which they have been conceived, blanketing the floor, scaling walls and ceiling, and even spilling out of windows, through doors, an
In conjunction with the exhibition Skyscraper: Art and Architecture Against Gravity, Laurinda Spear, founding principal of Arquitectonica, discusses her practice. Spear designed many of the firm’s signature, award-winning projects.
In conjunction with the MCA exhibition This Will Have Been: Art Love and Politics in the 1980s, Manilow Senior Curator Dieter Roelstraete provides a European perspective on the 1980s.The art produced during the 1980s veered between radical and conservative, capricious and p