Art and community converge at the Chicago Bean. This iconic landmark is reflective of the spirit of Chicago. People from around the world and the local community interact with this work of art. They frolic and play and pose for photographs. This sculpture truly is a public work of art.
The Cloud Gate or Chicago Bean was created by Indian born British artist Anish Kapoor. In his art, Kapoor inspires to make independent realities that reveals rather than create. Cloud Gate draws millions of visitors to Millennial Park in downtown Chicago.