OAKBROOK, Sick. — No have to pack your baggage for France, you’ll be able to see the Louvre’s most priceless items proper right here in Chicago!
“What it’s, is an exhibition that’s meant to convey works from the Louvre, not solely to the U.S. however to life,” stated Joanne Carrubba, Artwork Curator for The Louvre Fantastique.
The exhibition, situated in Oakbrook, holds over 100 iconic items from artists like Da Vinci, Jacques Louis, and lots of extra.
“What makes Louvre Fantastique particular is the truth that you will get your palms on issues,” Carrubba stated.
You do not have to be afraid to the touch this paintings since you’re allowed to get your palms throughout it!
Many items have components you’ll be able to bodily have interaction with to govern and alter the artwork in entrance of you, making it excellent for curious little ones and other people of all ages.
“You’ll be able to awaken in a toddler a love of artwork and studying, and make it a extremely particular expertise,” Carrubba stated.
This expertise is supposed to open a world of having the ability to have interaction with artwork in a brand new method.
“It is a enjoyable option to see the artwork and a variety of these we made issues bigger than they’re in actual life, and if you do this, you’ll be able to let individuals have a look at it extra carefully and see extra stuff in it,” stated Carrubba.
A number of items have QR codes subsequent to them so attendees can study extra concerning the works within the exhibition by the Louvre Fantastique app.
“The concept behind the QR codes is that you could scan it, and both you hear extra concerning the piece or there is a enjoyable, interactive aspect that comes together with it,” stated Carrubba.
Come and expertise this immersive exhibition and study extra concerning the works of the notorious Louvre Museum in France.
“It is a actually nice expertise,” Carrubba stated. “It has been good to see the response to it.”
Remember to obtain the Louvre Fantastique app earlier than you go so you’ll be able to expertise the entire immersive components of the exhibition.
The Louvre Fantastique is situated on the decrease stage of the previous Sears constructing at 2120 Oakbrook Middle.
The exhibition will probably be open to the general public from now by October.
For extra data and to attend The Louvre Fantastique their web site.