Chicago statues brought to life by famous voices

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There is so much public art in Chicago it’s sometimes hard to see.  But, if you take the time to listen to some of the statue’s stories, WGN’s Steve Sanders says there is much to learn about Chicago history.

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http://www.statuestorieschicago.com/

http://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/facilities/artworks-monuments/

https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/yopa/yopa1.html

http://www.singlondon.org/

https://www.terraamericanart.org/2017/04/04/terra-foundation-announces-art-design-chicago-yearlong-initiative-in-2018-exploring-the-enduring-impact-of-chicagos-art-and-design-legacy/

http://www.driehausfoundation.org/