Learn & Explore: the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL, USA - January 2, 2009: Art Institute of Chicago at Christmas time. The two bronze lions which guard the entrance are decorated with wreaths with large red bows. Tourists are bustling about on a cold winter day.

Just ten minutes from Catalyst is a museum that dates back to 1879: the Art Institute of Chicago. The AIC has been in its current location since 1893 and offers visitors a glimpse of art from all over the world. Two bronze lions flank the entrance on Michigan Avenue, so you can’t miss it. These pieces […]

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Famous Food Network Features Near You!

man cutting into a sandwich

Millions of people tune in and wish they could taste the delicious dishes featured on “Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives,” “Man vs. Food,” and other food-themed shows. Chicago is a fantastic place to call home, and one of the perks of living at Catalyst Apartments is the proximity to a handful of amazing restaurants. Go ahead […]

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Visit The Chicago International Film Festival

It’s almost time for one of the city’s most anticipated events: the Chicago International Film Festival. In its 53rd year, the festival takes place October 12th through 26th and features films from around the world that range from dark comedies to insightful documentaries. Tickets go on sale September 20th, and films include: Breathe (117 minutes) This film […]

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