Chicago’s Art Institute Receives $500 Million Art Donation | Here & Now

The 42 pieces of art, donated by Stefan Edlis and Gael Neeson, include works by Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Jeff Koons and more.

The Chicago Art Institute is getting a major donation, but the gift comes with some strings and controversy. Do you think museums should take donations when the donor makes demands of how and when the work should be displayed?

Source: Chicago’s Art Institute Receives $500 Million Art Donation | Here & Now

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