Art on theMart
September 29th marked the first day of Art on theMart. Chicagoans can enjoy a gorgeous digital art display on the 2.5 acre canvas of the Merchandise Mart facade. A total of 34 projectors are used to showcase works from four talented artists—Diana Thater, Zheng Chongbin, Jason Salavon, and Jan Tichy. This $8 million installation will strictly showcase art with no corporate branding or sponsorship was funded by Vornado Realty Trust.
If you are in the area stop by and check it out! The display is set to run Wednesday-Sunday two hours a night for 10 months of the year. Perfect for a date night, art-filled stroll, or family time along the Chicago River.
It is certainly a sight to see!