A Nickerson Tour1 comments
Though Samuel made his riches in Chicago, the old Nickerson name was established in—and remains in—Massachusetts. > Read more
"The Seven Lamps of Architecture" by John Ruskin1 comments
John Ruskin on reversing the flow of inspiration's origins and drawing designs from nature instead.
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You Asked: What is the Inscription in the Gothic Chandelier?0 comments
A unique Gothic Revival-style Tiffany Studios chandelier in Driehaus Museum's smoking room reveals itself as a memorial chandelier—that is, if you can make out the inscription. > Read more
March 31, 2015
From Brooklyn to Hollywood: A Journey in Jewels
Distinguished Jewelery Designer and Collector Neil Lane at the Driehaus Museum on April 30 Read more
March 23, 2015
The Art Institute of Chicago Presents Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690–1840
Now Through Sunday, June 7, 2015. Read more
The Collection- Sold Out!
Saturday, April 11
Join us for a lively discussion of The Collection which explores the glamorous world of haute couture through the eyes of a young girl working as a seamstress at one of the most intriguing fashion houses in history. Read more
My Fair Audrey- Sold Out!
Friday, April 17
Join Driehaus Museum favorite Hilary Feldman accompanied by Beckie Menzie in a musical tribute to Audrey Hepburn. Read more
Crab Tree Farm: Exploring the Arts and Crafts Movement- Sold Out!
Saturday, April 18
Join us this spring for a new travel tour which takes us to Lake Bluff, Illinois to visit Crab Tree Farm, a private estate with farm buildings that display Arts and Crafts collections in settings that have been purposely designed to reflect the aesthetics of the movement. Read more