The homeowner also installed a Stormtrooper mannequin in front and outfitted the replica’s cockpit with red LED lights.
“It’s emotional, strange for me coming back nearly 15 years after this object was first thought of,” Kapoor said Tuesday.
The revamping of the city amusement tax code will also raise the taxes on all venues seating more than 1,500 to 9 percent.
Local photographer Dawoud Bey and community leader Rami Nashasibi are among the 24 people chosen for the $625,000 award.
Overton Elementary has fallen into disrepair since CPS shut it down. But for one day, it became an art gallery for students wrestling with emotion.
Third World Press Foundation has published hundreds of titles by black writers, the first African American to win a Pulitzer, Gwendolyn Brooks.
Work on the mural will continue through next month as part of the city’s Public Art Festival and Chicago’s Year of Public Art.
The museum continues to promote and share a deeper understanding and respect of Native-American people and cultures.
The Murakami exhibit surpassed the Bowie record-setting attendance of 193,00 patrons, and will be on display through Sept. 24.
Chicago-area art museums, galleries are primed for an exciting season.
Rauner will establish a search committee to initiate the selection process for a new laureate.
Xavier “X” Atencio — animator behind early Disney movies “Pinocchio” and “Fantasia” and Disneyland rides like The Haunted Mansion — is dead at 98.
The cut-out of the boy, by the French artist “JR,” stands nearly 65 feet tall. It will be in place for a month.
The “Sex and the City” creator will be on hand at River North’s Jean Albano Gallery.