Taschen Opens "Shop-in-Shop" at the Art Institute’s Museum Shop


CHICAGO, IL.- The Art Institute of Chicago and TASCHEN are pleased to announce a new landmark arrangement between the country’s second-largest art museum and the publisher of best-selling art books. The Museum Shop of the Art Institute has recently opened a “shop within a shop” devoted exclusively to books from TASCHEN, the German art, architecture, and design publisher. The selection of TASCHEN titles carried in the Museum Shop will cover all areas of art, art history, photography, and design, and the arrangement will provide increased exposure for one of the Art Institute’s best selling publishers while also allowing the museum to continue to carry the wide selection of art, architecture, and design books for which it is already known. The Art Institute is the first museum in the United States to enter into such a historic agreement with TASCHEN. “Books from TASCHEN have been some of the best selling books in