Category Archives: Art Institute Chicago

Treasures of Toledo

(Toledo, Ohio) One could favorably compare the Toledo Museum of Art to the Art Institute of Chicago, and we would be the ones to do so after our day-trip Tuesday to this magnificent repository of art and jewelry from the … Continue reading

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Knights of Old

(Chicago, Illinois) In the early 1950s, a mom and dad took their little boy from their apartment in the South Shore neighborhood to see the George F. Harding Museum at 4853 Lake Park Avenue.  What the little boy saw that … Continue reading

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Easter Card

(Chicago, Illinois) For my 2017 Easter Card, may I humble present my photograph of the Resurrection by Cecco del Caravaggio (Francesco Buoneri).  I meditate before it every time we visit the Art Institute Chicago because this altarpiece from 1619-20 exaggerates the … Continue reading

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Parting Shots

(Chicago, Illinois) We often end our visits to Chicago with a late afternoon stroll up Michigan Avenue from the Art Institute at Adams to Millennium Station at Randolph.  And so, by walking on the west side of Michigan Avenue, and … Continue reading

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Made in Japan

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Monet Moment in Michigan

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Remover of Obstacles

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