2016 Art on Clark 3D
The year 2016 marks the fourth year of "Art on Clark 3D" - a public sculpture project, to help beautify and enhance the local business center.
WHERE: Along the Clark Street
The program features ten sculptures by nine local artists, five of which are BRAND new to the program and five are returning from last year!
The Lost Bird Project - by Todd McGrain
Location: Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
June 19, 2014 through June 21, 2016 [still there in August, 2016.
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, in concert with Project Passenger Pigeon 2014, commemorates the centenary of the Passenger Pigeon extinction with the installation of The Lost Bird Project sculpture set.
.Temporary Exhibitions bring freshness and diversity to the already rich collection of Public Art in Chicago. The Windy City has earned the reputation of being a museum without walls, where public places are converted into art galleries with sculptures from - emerging and established - local, national and international artists. We boast of having artwork by Pablo Picasso, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Claes Oldenburg, Henry Moore, Sol...
Solaris: A sea of all colors - by Luftwerk
Temporary exhibition: September 23, 2015 through September 22, 2016.
Location: Garfield Park Conservatory
The enter to the conservatory and the exhibition is free!Luftwerk is collaboration of Chicago artists Petra Bachmaier and Sean Gallero. They use light-color-sound to sculpt immersive three dimensional environments. Viewers can be spectators...
With the latest installation of "Spirit Totems" by Herb Alpert in the Field Museum south plaza, the Museum Campus is now a veritable outdoor sculpture park! By the autumn of 2015, when all temporary art installations for the year are complete, the museum campus has become a actual museum without walls. Works by nationally and internationally reputed artists can now be spotted scattered in the...
Great Art Inspires Great Art - by Herb Alpert
Also referred to as Spirit Totems.
Temporary Installation: Sep 2015 - to- Sep 2016.
Location: Field Museum - South Plaza, also in museum's main hall.
Description: Bronze / 13- to 17 feet high / 1,300 to 1,600 pounds.
The Field Museum south plaza has 8 sculptures. West side has...
One Fine Day Chicago Statues Started Telling Their Stories.. And All You Need Is A Smart Phone To Listen! Beginning August 6, 2015, some of the most prominent statues in Chicago, 31 of them, have started telling their stories, as the city plays host to "Statue Stories Chicago". In fact, Chicago is the first US city to host this extraordinary public art exhibition. The free, city-wide...