Founded in 1967, the museum of contemporary art chicago champions the new and unexpected in contemporary art and culture through its exhibitions, performances, programs, and collection. Photo courtesy of the museum of fine arts, houston the art institute of chicago michigan avenue entrance courtesy of the art institute of chicago penny and jeff vinik gallery, the salon: americans abroad in the 19th century. Deepen your understanding of the great art of past, present, and future by joining one of the art institute's affiliate groups of the museum's collection by.
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