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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...

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Above Image: At Vector Fabricating, from left: Terrence Karpowicz, Barry Hehemann, Jyoti Srivastava, Peter Nižňanský, Katerina Lizcova Kulhankova, Anna Nižňanský and Rolf Achilles.

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Prague Days in Chicago

 June, 2015, Chicago celebrated 25 years of the Prague-Chicago relationship as part of Chicago Sister Cities International program. The celebration featured the mayors of both cities, concerts, exhibitions, a gala dinner,...

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  Nov 2014: Horses of Honor adorn streets of Chicago. From their official website.. click here.. Since 1853, over 500 Chicago Police officers have sacrificed their lives to protect our city. In honor of those who we have lost, Wintrust has partnered with the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation for a public art installation to benefit our fallen heroes. Designed to resemble...
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The year 2014 marks another high point in Chicago Public Art scene, as it adorns its public spaces with world class art. We have sculptures by world's leading contemporary artists - Ai Weiwei, Jaume Plensa, Chakaia Booker, Yinka Shonibare, Christopher Wool, Alice Aycock, Robert Lobe and Steinunn Thorarinsdottir - in outdoor settings, free and open for all to enjoy! It...
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 Solo Exhibition by Ursula von Rydingsvard

Location: Yorkshire Sculpture Park [YSP] in UK.

April 5, 2014 - to - January 4, 2015.

The solo exhibition by Ursula von Rydingsvard in Yorkshire Scupture Park [YSP], was her first large-scale survey in Europe. The exhibition featured six new sculptures made especially for the Yorkshire landscape. Bronze Bowl with Lace, Scratch, Anastazia, for...

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Chubby Charms on the Riverside: Xu Hongfei's Sculpture Tour in London

These might go down as the most amusing sculptural installations I've seen.. Chinese artist Xu Hongfei's bodacious, full-figured women having fun doing normal everyday activities.. in area around London City Hall known as More London.. Matt Brown from "The Londonist" describes.. "The female subjects of Xu Hongfei’s...
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Above Image: Superlambanana - by Taro Chiezo

Superlambanana - by Taro Chiezo Location: in Liverpool, England.

Superlambanana or Super Lamb Banana was designed by Manhattan-based Japanese artist Taro Chiezo. The sculpture is a comment on the dangers of genetic engineering and is heavily influenced by the history of Liverpool: historically both sheep and bananas were common cargos in the Liverpool's...
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Above Image: Eighteen Lily Lamp, Wisteria Lamp and Nautilus Shell Lamp. All from the exhibition, "Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection"

 

Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection

Temporary Exhibition: September 2013 - June 2014. Extended till  January 4, 2015 , due to its huge popularity.

Location: Driehause Museum at Nickerson House [40 E. Erie Street]

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