Art Institute of Chicago

The Art Institute of Chicago is a leading cultural institution both nationally and internationally. It is recognized as one of the largest art museums in the United States and offers a comprehensive range of artworks from historical to modern and contemporary pieces.

The Modern Wing, designed by renowned architect Renzo Piano, extends the museum with dedicated areas for modern European painting and sculpture, contemporary art, architecture and design. Artists such as Piet Mondrian, Constantin Brâncuși, Agnes Martin and Barbara Hepworth are among the artists on display, whose works represent both the diversity and depth of the collection.

Aesence is an independent art and design publication dedicated to minimalist aesthetics. Founded out of a deep appreciation and fascination, Aesence aims to promote awareness and appreciation of minimalism in art and design.