'If You Build It': Learning by building a community
It takes everybody: North Carolina high school students Kerron Hayes and Cameron Perry work on a design course in "If You Build It."
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Madigan wants state to spend $100 million on Obama library
House Speaker Michael Madigan called today for the state to put up $100 million to boost efforts to land the presidential library and museum of President Barack Obama.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Jacky Runice On the road: Irish-themed party cruise on green Chicago River
Michigan's Boyne Mountain holds a Carnival Weekend full of snow sports, music, parties, cookouts and live entertainment, March 14-16.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
LUMINOSITY: Lexington-area new media artist Valerie Fuchs ge...
Even as she was finishing her architecture degree at the University of Kentucky, Valerie Fuchs knew that being an architect did not fit into her vision of her future.
Attend Chicago's own glam Oscar red carpet, telecast and party
So you weren't invited to the Vanity Fair or Madonna after Oscars party but you still have time to get glam and attend Hollywood on State: A Red Carpet Celebration at the Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago at 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 2, 2014.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
How Samsung's Galaxy S5 Stacks Up Against the Competition
Here's a quick look at how it compares to other flagship phones on the market today.
Philadelphia artists shine at Whitney Biennial
He's making quite an entrance: His work will be part of the Whitney Museum of American Art's 2014 Biennial, the prestigious survey exhibition that runs through May 25. He's not the only one.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Solo exhibition of works by Andy Hall opens at Jack Geary
Jack Geary presents Andy Hall: Recent Work, a solo exhibition of works by Andy Hall.
Talk is inexpensive with free lectures on art
India's fledgling art scene is not immune to the global economic downturn that is happening.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Art Institute of Chicago appoints Alison Sowden as new CFO
The Art Institute of Chicago has appointed Alison Sowden their new Chief Financial Officer in an announcement made on Feb. 20,2014 by search committee head, David Vitale, president of the Chicago Board of Education and vice chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Art Institute of Chicago Appoints Alison D. Sowden as New Executive Vice President and CFO
The Art Institute of Chicago is pleased to announce the appointment of Alison D. Sowden as the organization's new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective April 28, 2014.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Silence Once Begun
Like many author bios, Jesse Ball's notes his productivity , his awards , and his teaching credentials.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
MFA: Money, Future, Art?
I'll be honest. I moved to New York City with the romantic hope of becoming a published writer.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
People's Daily Online
Top 10 academies of fine arts in the world
The arts, including the fine arts, have the power to nurture people's souls and cultivate their minds.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
The Indianapolis Star
Robert Indiana loves us, he loves us not
Robert Indiana isn't obsessed with dying but certainly has thought about it -- he's 85, after all.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
ICA showcases Cave's deliriously playful art
In an inspired piece of programming, the Institute of Contemporary Art this winter has paired the costume artist and sculptor Nick Cave with the animator, sculptor, and set designer William Kentridge.