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  • Museums

  • DePaul Art Museum

    935 W Fullerton  / +17733257506 /
    Wed - Thu 11am to 7pm, Fri 11am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Barbara Rossi Poor Traits

    May 12 - Aug 21, 2016 Reception: Thu May 12 5pm - 8pm

    Paintings and drawings from the late 1960s and early 1970s. Organized by the New Museum, New York.

  • Graham Foundation

    4 W. Burton Pl., Madlener House  / +13127874071 /
    Wed - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Founded in 1956, the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts makes project-based grants to individuals and organizations.

    Michael Rakowitz The Flesh Is Yours, The Bones Are Ours

    May 18 - Aug 13, 2016 Reception: Wed May 18 6pm - 8pm


    5020 S. Cornell Ave.  / +17733245520 /
    Mon - Thu 9am to 8pm, Fri - Sat 9am to 5pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Hyde Park Art Center presents exhibitions of emerging artists. Please visit website for more information.
  • Intuit: The Center for Intuit and Outsider Art

    756 N. Milwaukee Avenue  / 5157784528 /
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art (Intuit) is an nonprofit organization solely dedicated to presenting outsider art.

    Courttney Cooper CURRENT PICK

    Feb 5 - May 29, 2016

  • Logan Center Gallery, University of Chicago

    915 East 60th Street, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts  / +17737026082 /
    Tue - Sat 9am to 8pm, Sun 11am to 8pm

    The aim of the program is to advance the inquisitive spirit of the university and the cultural vitality surrounding it.


    May 6 - Jun 12, 2016 Reception: Fri May 6 6pm - 8pm

  • Loyola University Museum of Art

    820 North Michigan Avenue  / +13129157600 /
    Tue 11am to 8pm, Wed - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Loyola University Museum of Art illuminates the enduring spiritual questions of all cultures and societies.
  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

    Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive  / +18474914000 /
    Tue 10am to 5pm, Wed - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    CURRENT PICK: Charlotte Moorman

    A Feast of Astonishments

    Jan 16 - Jul 17, 2016

    A Feast of Astonishments: Charlotte Moorman and the Avant-Garde, 1960s–1980s

  • Museum of Contemporary Art | Chicago

    220 East Chicago Avenue  / +13122802660 /
    Tue 10am to 8pm, Wed - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago presents exhibitions and collections of contemporary art. Please contact museum for more information.

    Kathryn Andrews Run for President

    Nov 21, 2015 - May 8, 2016

  • Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP)

    600 South Michigan Avenue  / +13126635554 /
    Mon - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sat 10am to 5pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Burnt Generations

    Apr 21 - Jul 10, 2016

    This exhibition seeks to convey the ways in which decades of political unrest and social upheaval have impacted the Iranian people.

  • The Renaissance Society

    5811 South Ellis Avenue, Cobb Hall, 4th floor  / +17737028670 /
    Tue - Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Between the Ticks of the Watch

    Apr 24 - Jun 26, 2016

    with Kevin Beasley, Peter Downsbrough, Goutam Ghosh, Falke Pisano, Martha Wilson

  • The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Galleries

    Sullivan Galleries and Betty Rymer, 33 S. State Street, 7th floor  / +13126296635 /
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Galleries specializes in contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.
  • Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago

    5550 South Greenwood Avenue  / +17737020200 /
    Tue - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Jessica Stockholder Rose's Inclination

    Sep 12, 2015 - Jul 2, 2017

    In a site-specific installation, Jessica Stockholder transforms the Smart’s lobby with a wave of color and texture.

  • Spertus Institute

    610 S. Michigan Avenue  / +13123221700 /
    Sun - Mon 10am to 5pm, Fri 10am to 3pm

    Spertus is a center for Jewish learning and culture that invites people of all backgrounds to explore the multifaceted Jewish experience.
  • Stony Island Arts Bank

    6760 S. Stony Island Ave.  / +13128575561 /
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Noah Davis 1975 Paintings

    Feb 20 - May 21, 2016

    11 oil paintings inspired by a roll of film shot on the South Side the summer Davis’ parents met and full in love

  • Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art

    2320 West Chicago ave  / +17732275522 /
    Wed - Sun 12pm to 4pm

    Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art presents exhibitions and collections of modern and contemporary art. Please contact museum for more inform
  • Auctions

  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

    1338 West Lake Street  / +13122801212 /

    An auction house and with over 30 years of expertise and experience in fine arts, vintage couture, estate appraisals, and antiques sales.
  • Art fairs

  • Expo Chicago

    Navy Pier, 600 East Grand Avenue  / +13128679220 /

    The International Exposition of Contemporary/Modern Art & Design.

    Expo Chicago

    Sep 22 - 25, 2016

  • Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair (SOFA CHICAGO)

    600 East Grand Avenue, Navy Pier Festival Hall  / +18005637632 /

    SOFA CHICAGO, the world-renowned art fair dedicated to Sculpture, Objects, Functional Art & Design returns November 6-9, 2014.

    Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair

    Nov 3 - 6, 2016

  • Special events

  • Chicago Architecture Biennial

    Multiple Locations  / +13128548200 /

    North America’s largest international survey of contemporary architecture, will launch in October 2015.