The Merchandise Mart: Artopolis & DreamHome (part one)

The Merchandise Mart: Artopolis & DreamHome (part one)

Chicago’s Merchandise Mart is a behemoth of interior design spanning two blocks and 25 stories. It caters both to trade professionals and – yay for me! – the public. Today I went to check out Artopolis – an annual event combining an antiques fair and two art festivals (Art Chicago and Next – showcasing international contemporary and modern art and emerging artists respectively). This is a post of two parts – check back tomorrow for highlights from the art shows and a tour of DreamHome, a long-term exhibit running until… View Post