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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago is conveniently and ideally located in the Chicago Loop, the hub of the city's cultural and business districts. The School stimulates young artists art by providing a wide range of Bachelor & Masters degree programs. In addition to its direct proximity to the Art Institute of Chicago museum, the School is close to a number of other major museums such as the Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, the Shedd Aquarium, the Museum of Contemporary Art. All courses and events are accessible via public transportation.


School / Office Address: South Wabash Avenue
Chicago
Illinois
USA
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Chicago Loop Directions:
Take Congress Parkway east to Michigan Avenue. Bear left as you cross the intersection of Congress and Michigan. Then turn left at the first stoplight and merge into the northbound Michigan Avenue traffic. Drive four blocks north on Michigan Avenue to Madison Street; turn left onto Madison Street (stay in the left lane), and go west one block. Turn left again onto Wabash Avenue and go south one block to 36 South Wabash Avenue, Sullivan Center, 12th floor.

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