Media and Press

As Millennium Park holds its place as an icon of the city of Chicago, its architecture, public art, designers, artists, green roof, effects on tourism, urban green space, cultural placemaking and landscape garden design continue to be a focal point or theme in local, national and international media. Please note a collection of recent articles below. All rights reserved by their respective organizations.

Media Publications

10 Reasons Why Chicago is the Best City in the U.S. Right Now

Chicago Tourism
Jan 1, 2018

An Interview with Artist Jaume Plensa

Chicago Gallery News
November 8, 2017

Column: The Guggenheim Bilbao’s impact on Chicago and the world still resonates

Chicago Tribune
October 29, 2017

New banners celebrating Chicago’s famous public art head to the Loop

Curbed Chicago
June 30, 2017

Want A Millennium Park Garden Look At Home? Tips From The Planter-In-Chief

DNA Info
June 2, 2017

Strike a pose, Bean: How we’re changing how we spend our time and money

Chicago Tribune
April 14, 2017

Sorry Navy Pier, but Millennium Park is now the top tourist attraction in Chicago

Lonely Planet
April 12, 2017

Who Are The Faces On Crown Fountain?

DNA Info
May 5, 2017

In Chicago and Philadelphia, the Difference a Park Makes

The New York Times
March 12, 2017

The art effect

Business Destinations
March 7, 2017

Chicago, l’art de vivre au pied des gratte-ciel

La Croix
January 2018

City Life: Chicago

National Geographic Traveler
December 2017

14 of the most beautiful public spaces in the world, according to urban designers

Business Insider Australia
November 2017

Urban Refuge: How Cities Can Help Rebuild Declining Bee Populations

Yale Environment 360 November 9, 2017