Have you ever thought about the Art Institute of Chicago or visited there? If yes, then how do you like it? Think about it and if no then this is the perfect place to get information or become aware of what theArt Institute of Chicago collections have, and more and more........?
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File:Art Institute of Chicago Front.jpg

The Art Institute of Chicago (AIC) is an encyclopedic fine art museum located in Chicago, Illinois's Grant Park. The Art Institute has one of the world's most notable collections of Impressionist art: it is the form of art which was developed in France during the 1870s and in this they use bright colors. Post-Impressionist art is one of the form of the art which was invented in early 1900's, so these are the permanent collection. Its wide range of holdings also include significant Old Master works, American art, European and American decorative arts, Asian art and modern and contemporary art. It is located at 111 South Michigan Avenue in the Chicago Landmark Historic Michigan Boulevard District. At one million square feet, it is the second largest art museum in the United States behind only the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

The Museum’s Collection

The Art Institute holds works of art ranging from as early as the Japanese prints to the most updated American art. It has collection like :
The Terra Cotta Collection: It is a type of pottery which is done with the help of backed clay. here are some of the picture of the terra cotta collection are:
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·African American Art Collection: It is the type of painting which describing the visual arts of the American black community.
Here are some picture of it:

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This is some of the collection for Art Institute:

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File:Georges Seurat - Un dimanche après-midi à l'Île de la Grande Jatte.jpg

Notable holdings
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El Greco, Saint Martin and the Beggar, c. 1597-1600
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Antoine Watteau, Fête champêtre (Pastoral Gathering), 1718-1721
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Édouard Manet, Jesus Mocked by the Soldiers, 1864-1865
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Édouard Manet, Seascape Calm Weather, 1864-1865
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Gustave Caillebotte, Paris Street; Rainy Day, 1876-1877
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Pierre-Auguste Renoir, By the Water, 1880
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Pierre-Auguste Renoir, On the Terrace, 1881
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Paul Cézanne, The Bay of Marseilles, view from L'Estaque,1885
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Vincent Van Gogh, Self-portrait, 1887
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Vincent Van Gogh, Bedroom in Arles, 1888
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Claude Monet, Wheatstacks (End of Summer), 1890-1891
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Official Site of Art Institute of Chicago