An MCA Valentine’s Day

  • Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Featured images

Two mossy stone figures with human legs and fish torsos sit leaning against each other on a mossy stone by the seashore. On the horizon the shape of a double-masted sailing vessel made out of water rises out of the sea and cuts into the blue, cloud-filled sky.
René Magritte, Belgian, 1898–1967
Les merveilles de la nature (The Wonders of Nature), 1953
Oil on canvas
Encased: 42 5/8 × 50 5/8 × 6 ½ in. (108.3 × 128.6 × 16.5 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Joseph and Jory Shapiro, 1982.48

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago

Love in the air at the museum this Valentine’s Day.

  • Create a bespoke tour for you and your loved one, hosted by one of our artist guides.

  • Enjoy a prix fixe, three course menu from Marisol, available only Feb 14 and Feb 15. Vegetarian options available upon request.

  • Close the evening with Odd Pleasures, a queer variety hour that includes live ASMR, drag comedy, and youth-designed artist interactions.

  • Find treats and treasures at the MCA Store. Get free shipping and free gift wrapping until Feb 13.