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Chicago "Bean" Finally Sprouts!

You read that right, the Chicago Bean has SPROUTED!

The metallic sculpture, designed by Anish Kapoor in 2004, has grown a stalk that measures 12 feet by 10 inches in circumference, and extends past the height of the Willis Tower into the clouds above. 291 more words


After Hours with Rick Kogan: Writer/Critic Jeremy McCarter, Lurie Garden Director Laura Ekasetya & jazz singer Laury Shelley

Tonight on the program, Rick talked to Laura Ekasetya from the Lurie Garden at Millennium Park about its magic plants and wonderful programs. Then, singer Laury Shelley shared some of her music and talked about her influences and upcoming showcase. 45 more words


Laura Ekasetya, Director of the magical, mystical Lurie Garden at Millennium Park

Since her first visit to the Lurie Garden in Millennium Park, Laura Ekasetya has had a passion for the place’s mix of perennials, native plants and the intricate ecosystem thereof. 43 more words


nicholas bridgeway

a pedestrian and a couple…

…on the Nicholas Bridgeway which connects Millennium Park to the Art Institute.




Using the windows of the Art Institute to see myself in the city of Chicago.


Man Shot Across The Street From Millennium Park

(CBS) – A man was shot Thursday evening on Michigan Avenue across from Millennium Park.

The 21-year-old was shot in the stomach around 8:30 p.m. in the 100 block of South Michigan Avenue, at Monroe, Chicago Police said. 53 more words