111 S. Michigan Av., Chicago Illinois 60607
At the The Art Institute of Chicago Museum, timeless works from more than 40 centuries wait to be admired. Here is the world's largest collection of Impressionist paintings and post-Impresionist paintings.
The Kraft Education Center sets artwork at child's-eye level as part of the Institute's commitment to art education. Tour the galleries dedicated to periods and styles of art and the many displays. One such display is the Thorne Miniature Room, sharing a history of interior design since the 16th century, accurately reduced to small scale.
Other Art nearby:
(Wilmette) Print Mint Gallery
(Naperville) Absolutely Picture Perfect
(Chicago) Aldo Castillo Gallery
(Rosemont) Allstate Arena
(Chicago) Andre LaCour Photograhic Artist
(Chicago) Andrew Collings Photography
04/02 Coming to The Chicago area
Dairy State Cheese and Beer Festival Kenosha WI April20 This fun-filled event includes cheese from around the state of Wisconsin, some of the area’s finest beers and live music.
North Shore Unitarian Church Art Fair Deerfield IL April27-28 NSUC's annual ART FAIR is a juried show featuring the original works of 65+ talented artists and artisans. The fine art and fine crafts exhibited include photography, painting, ceramics, glass, paper, woodwork, metalwork, jewelry, sculpture, fiber, clothing and mixed media. Exhibiting artists come from Illinois as well as from several surrounding states.
Redbud Trail Rendezvous Rochester IN April27-28 See living history of frontier Midwest America, historic camps, music and dance of the period, traditional crafts, food cooked over wood fires, blanket trading, tomahawk and muzzle-loading shooting contests. The village has 40 wooden booths, traditional crafts, blanket trading and muzzle loading shooting matches.
Chocolate Fest Long Grove IL May3-5 Dive into three days of nothing but CHOCOLATE! Mmm, chocolate strawberries, donuts, and much more! Every spring, the Village of Long Grove celebrates the existence of the world's best tasting antioxidant.
Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair Lombard IL May5 The Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair is held annually on St. Charles Road between Main and Elizabeth in downtown Lombard. All of the proceeds received from the craft booth rentals are donated to local charities. Features 140 craft exhibitors and 4000 attendees throughout the day.
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .