The Art Institute of Chicago in Chicago's Grant Park, founded in 1879, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the USA. The museum hosts approximately 1.5 million visitors annually and has a permanent collection of nearly 300,000 works of art in fields ranging from Chinese bronzes to contemporary design and from textiles to installation art.
Look for Casper, our black cat mascot, enjoying the warm sun on the front steps ready to greet visitors! He is the sign of an authentic Cat's Meow.
Handcrafted by our small workshop crew in Wooster, Ohio, this replica is made from 3/4" thick wood with colorful details on the front and a little description on the back.