March 29, 2012

From the Collection: 'Cupid and Psyche'

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The Museum is home to an Italian neo-classical sculpture which depicts, in life-sized figures, a well-known myth. > Read more

March 21, 2012

'The Pet Economies of Well-Known Millionaires'

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A snarky catalogue of the Scrooge-like ways of big-name New Yorkers. > Read more

March 14, 2012

Adele Friedman: Artist, Teacher, Explorer

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Film artist, educator, and Museum member Adele Friedman talks about the agony of choosing between Lucian Freud and J.M.W. Turner, returning to her native Chicago, and discovering the Driehaus Museum. > Read more

March 06, 2012

Gatsby's House

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Themes linking corruption and dissatisfaction to wealth aren't mired exclusively in the Gilded Age. > Read more

News

August 20, 2015
Driehaus Museum Signature Tile Contest

Voting has begun for our signature tile for 2015 - which one will you choose? Read more

August 14, 2015
Driehaus Museum named one of TripAdvisor's most unexpected popular attractions

USA Today features the Driehaus Museum as an institution with a high ranking in reviews but not as known in a city of large institutions. Read more

Featured Program

Nickerson Lecture: Japan Craze
Thursday, September 17

Learn why Western artists began incorporating Japanese motifs and aesthetic principles into their work becoming known as "Japonisme". Read more

Featured Program

Fall Book Club Dracula
Saturday, October 10

Join us to discuss Bram Stoker's classic 1897 novel just in time for Halloween Read more