Stanley McCormick Memorial Court (North Garden)

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Title

Stanley McCormick Memorial Court (North Garden)

Subject

Public Fountain

Description


The Art Institute of Chicago (AIC) is an encyclopedic art museum located in Chicago's Grant Park. It features a collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in its permanent collection. Its holdings also include American art, Old Masters, European and American decorative arts, Asian art, modern and contemporary art, and architecture and industrial and graphic design. In addition, it houses the Ryerson & Burnham Libraries.

Tracing its history to a free art school and gallery founded in 1866, the museum is located at 111 South Michigan Avenue in the Chicago Landmark Historic Michigan Boulevard District. It is associated with the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and is overseen by Director and President Douglas Druick. At one million square feet, it is the second largest art museum in the United States, after the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Source

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Stanley_McCormick_Memorial_Court_(North_Garden),_The_Art_Institute_of_Chicago,_Chicago,_Illinois_(9181727890).jpg#metadata

Date

1866

Format

JPEG

Language

en

Coverage

Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Files

Stanley_McCormick_Memorial_Court_(North_Garden),_The_Art_Institute_of_Chicago,_Chicago,_Illinois_(9181727890).jpg

Citation

“Stanley McCormick Memorial Court (North Garden),” Paris of the Midwest: Chicago, 1837-1987, accessed June 13, 2021, https://parisofthemidwest.omeka.net/items/show/271.