7 Ways To Support Chicago Nonprofit Organizations

7 Ways To Support Chicago Nonprofit Organizations

Art Chicago Featured Nonprofits Workplace Solutions

Many of us who wish to contribute to our communities have long-harbored notions that the road to inner happiness includes some sort of giving. And it’s hardly an accident that this belief is so natural. Why wouldn’t happiness be spread from goodness and in both directions? But it is...

Oct 21, 2019
5 Cultural Features Great Companies Don’t Go Without

5 Cultural Features Great Companies Don’t Go Without

Art Chicago Featured Installations Workplace Solutions

Children dream about growing up to be athletes, astronauts, dancers, artists, veterinarians, and firefighters, but many will find work that our youth couldn’t have imagined. Flying in a spaceship, a daily dose of adorable animals and a big truck with sirens become things of the past.  Except they don’t....

Oct 14, 2019
How To Commission A Mural For Your Office

How To Commission A Mural For Your Office

Art Chicago Featured Murals Workplace Solutions

With office space design moving to new levels, it’s incumbent upon any business to make a bold statement in its facilities and workplaces. From green walls, to rotating art, to lounges and cold brew, the coolest offices have Instagrammable design elements including interior and exterior murals. Commissioning a mural...

Aug 12, 2019
How The Arts & Business Council of Chicago Helped Us Succeed

How The Arts & Business Council of Chicago Helped Us Succeed

Art Chicago Featured Nonprofits

In 2013, our leadership participated in a program with the Arts & Business Council of Chicago entitled, Business Volunteers for the Arts. The program matches an emerging arts organization with local pro-bono consultants who help co-create strategic plans and processes for the nonprofits they are paired with. As a...

Aug 05, 2019
How An Art Rental Service Can Take Your Company From Idle to Innovative

How An Art Rental Service Can Take Your Company From Idle to Innovative

Art Workplace Solutions

Workspaces have changed a lot in the last decade. Until then, offices were largely a sea of cubicles, poor lighting, and cost-cutting at every opportunity. Hardly the type of setting that inspired or energized. Interior design for offices has evolved a lot since then, moving toward open and collaborative...

Jul 29, 2019
How We Turn Corporate Art Rentals Into Local Impact

How We Turn Corporate Art Rentals Into Local Impact

Art Art Resources for Teachers Featured Nonprofits

When it comes down to it, at our core, we are a conduit. Our corporate art rental service has been an incredible driver of the impact we make in our communities. It’s been vital in creating connections between communities that might not otherwise interact to coffer value & service...

Jul 15, 2019
Interview: Veronica Corzo-Duchardt Melds Photography & Screenprinting To Create Expert Designs

Interview: Veronica Corzo-Duchardt Melds Photography & Screenprinting To Create Expert Designs

Art Design Featured Interviews

Photo by Anjali Pinto Veronica Corzo-Duchardt makes art prints that bring together various elements to create an aesthetic that absolutely nails it. By using photos directly in the screenprinting process, Veronica layers, designs, and uses negative space to come up with art prints that are composed and clean. She...

Jul 10, 2019
Interview: Brittany Harris, Black Beauty, and Making Art Prints That Reflect & Uplift

Interview: Brittany Harris, Black Beauty, and Making Art Prints That Reflect & Uplift

Art Illustration Interviews

Brittany Harris’ art prints celebrate heritage, culture, and identity with bold colors & iconic glimpses. Her inspiration is about creating an appropriate, real, and joyous reflection, where art uses its platform to celebrate – and we couldn’t be more supportive of that. Creating opportunities for art to suggest affirmative...

Apr 30, 2019
What Type of Artist Are You?

What Type of Artist Are You?

Art Featured Tips for Artists

The art market, for better or worse, relies on categories and defining yourself as an artist can boost your career. At the end of the day, do you want people interested in the aesthetics or topics you address to find & love your art?

May 21, 2018