Museum of Contemporary Photography
This small museum focuses on American and international photography from the early 20th century onward, and is the only institution of...
A snazzy renovation of this building, the 1886 headquarters for the legendary Linotype company, included the artful preservation of a...
Buddy Guy's Legends
Top local and national acts wail on the stage of local icon Buddy Guy. Tickets cost $20 Friday and Saturday, $10 on other evenings. The...
Mercat a la Planxa
This Barcelona-style tapas and seafood restaurant buzzes in an enormous, convivial room where light streams in through the...
1st fl, 623 S Wabash Ave · interesting places nearby
This is Columbia College's student store, where artists and designers in training learn how to market their wares. The shop carries original pieces spanning all media and disciplines: clothes, jewelry, prints, mugs, stationery and more. Proceeds help individual students earn income, and part goes toward student scholarships. It's attached to the college's student center and coffee-slinging cafe.