The Foods of Chicago's ChristkindlmarketJack X. Li
December 14, 2022
Roasted nuts and other festive foods have been drawing visitors to the Christkindlmarket in Daley Plaza for 27 years. The Chicago photographer Jack X. Li recently visited to document the snacks—and people’s delight in them.
11 Chicago Public Artworks You Didn't Know ExistedDaniel Hautzinger
August 17, 2017
Everyone knows the Picasso and the Bean, but there's a lot more outstanding public art waiting just around the corner in downtown Chicago. Discover ten works by some of the twentieth century's most famous artists, and a piece that was just removed from a major Chicago tourist attraction.
A "Colossal Booboo": The Incredible Story of the Chicago PicassoDaniel Hautzinger
August 7, 2017
One of Chicago's most iconic emblems came out of an unlikely alliance between a gruff, conservative mayor and a sensuous, progressive artist. Through the mediation of a charming bon vivant architect, they changed the face of public art in America.
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