As Art Design Chicago officially winds down this month, the Terra Foundation and partners are reflecting on the citywide celebration.Continue Reading
Art Design Chicago is a spirited celebration of the unique and vital role Chicago plays as America’s crossroads of creativity and commerce. Initiated by the Terra Foundation for American Art, this citywide partnership of 95 cultural organizations examined Chicago’s art and design legacy through exhibitions, public programs, special events, and tours throughout 2018, as well as several new publications, resulting in the first large-scale exploration of the topic to date.
Exhibitions + Events
Chicago Archival Resources Survey and Web Portal
- Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
- Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Virtual Asian American Art Museum: Chicago-Midwest Module on Yoshida, Itatani, Numata, and Ishimoto
- Asian/Pacific/American Institute at New York University
Four exhibitions presented as part of Art Design Chicago make the Tribune’s “Best in Chicago Museums 2018” list, including Arte Diseño Xicágo: Mexican Inspiration from the World's Columbian Exposition to the Civil Rights Era in the number one spot.Continue Reading
Art Design Chicago is spearheaded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. We are deeply appreciative of our funding partners who have helped make this ambitious initiative possible.