To celebrate the opening of the “Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again” exhibit, which was recently unveiled at the Art Institute of Chicago, some of our Chicago public relations clients, from the city’s top hotels and restaurants, to entertainment destinations, are celebrating the renowned artist with over-the-top packages, interactive art events and decadent, artful desserts. We’ve gathered these special offerings together in one place to ensure that the Windy City gets their Warhol fix to the fullest.
Enjoy a Private VIP Tour of the Museum Courtesy of Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park
Located a short ten-minute walk through the park to the museum at 200 N. Columbus Dr., Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park is offering guests behind-the-scenes access to the iconic institution with a range of experiential new guestroom packages. From curious to the connoisseur, packages offer options for all interests including the “Icon” which sets guests up for a once-in-a-lifetime experience with an after hours tour led by one of the Institute’s expert curators, the “Masterpiece” which boasts a private, 90-minute tour of the museum, and the “Artist” which offers VIP admission. All including overnight accommodations and arrangements for two, these packages start at $359 and include additional luxurious amenities including items such as Veuve Cliquot Champagne, breakfast, canapés and more. For more information or to book one of these offerings, guests may visit www.fairmontchicago.com.
Sip on Something That is Absolut-ely Warhol at ROOF on theWit
In the 1980’s, Absolut Vodka commissioned Andy Warhol to create a special lithograph print for their ad campaign. To pay homage, ROOF on theWit, Chicago’s original rooftop perfectly set 27 stories above it all in the heart of downtown at 201 N State St, is offering an Absolut Warhol, mixed to perfection with Absolut Elyx, Strawberry-Infused Bergamot Liqueur, St. Germain, and House Lemon Sour. As a nod to Andy’s blonde bangs, a lemon peel garnish overflows the glass. For more information, please visit https://roofonthewit.com/.
POP into the Albert for a Specialty Cocktail
An ode to the famous artist, the Albert, 228 E. Ontario St., the popular art and science-inspired restaurant within Hotel EMC2, is honoring this new exhibit with a one-of-a-kind cocktail that pays homage to the Pop Art movement, featuring a range of rich purple and pink hues, and includes vodka, rose, tea and wild raspberry. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www.thealbertchicago.com.
Enjoy Famous Art and Eat It Too at Ocean Prime Chicago
In a nod to Warhol’s famed “Campbell’s Soup Cans” creation, Ocean Prime, 87 E. Wacker Dr., has created a unique, artful new interpretation of their warm butter cake garnished with fresh berries and a raspberry sauce. Diners will be able to enjoy their art and eat it too as the dessert replicates the well-known image right on the dish. Ocean Prime’s specialty dessert will be offered from October 20th – November 20th for $15 per dish to celebrate the new and highly-anticipated exhibit. For more information or to make a reservation, guests can visit https://www.ocean-prime.com/reservations.
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