Nicole Eisenman, Sloppy Bar Room Kiss, 2011. Collection of Cathy and Jonathan Miller. Image courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Robert Wedemeyer. On view at MCA Chicago. 

Highlighting the vast cultural opportunities that Chicago offers collectors, dealers, art enthusiasts and visitors, EXPO CHICAGO—in conjunction with Choose Chicago, the city’s tourism and marketing organization and Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE)—presents EXPO ART WEEK (April 814, 2024). With the exposition as its centerpiece, EXPO ART WEEK partners annually with the city’s most prestigious institutions to feature select programming, including museum exhibitions, gallery openings, and more.

Explore Featured Alignments for highlight exhibitions across the city; celebrate the start of EXPO ART WEEK at South Side Night; discover Chicago's gallery scene at Art After Hours powered by Gertie, and find a full list of events, performances, tours, and openings in EXPO ART WEEK Programs.

Use our Museum Loop Shuttle to travel free of charge between EXPO CHICAGO and two of our partner museums.

Browse the Newcity Official Guide to EXPO CHICAGO.


Navigate EXPO ART WEEK, including aligned exhibitions, events, and the best locations to view OVERRIDE | A Billboard Project and IN/SITU Outside.

2024 Exhibition Alignments


21c Museum Hotel Chicago | 55 E Ontario St 
OFF-SPRING: New Generations 
Selina Trepp: Working the Flow 

150 Media Stream | 150 N Riverside Plaza 
Cosmic Rhythms 
California Weaving 

Addington Gallery | 704 N Wells St 
Urban Alchemy: Seeking the City’s Spirit 

American Writers Museum | 180 N Michigan Ave 
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice 

The Art Institute of Chicago | 111 S Michigan Ave 
Radical Clay: Contemporary Women  
Artists from Japan 
Maren Hassinger: This Is How We Grow 
János Megyik Photograms 
Threaded Visions: Contemporary  
Weavings from the Collection 

ART on THE MART | 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza 
Nora Turato: THIS IS A TEST OF SEVERANCE. can you let go? 

Artist Replete | 835 Michigan Ave, Ste 3030

The Arts Club of Chicago | 201 E Ontario St 
Mina Loy: Strangeness Is Inevitable  

Buddy | 78 E Washington St 
A Night Visible to the Naked Eye: Nayeon Yang 

Carl Hammer Gallery | 740 N Wells St 

* Center for Native Futures | 56 W Adams St 
⁑  Native Futures 

Chicago Architecture Center | 111 E Wacker Dr 

Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) | Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E Washington St 
⁑  Victoria Martinez: Braiding Histories 

Design Museum of Chicago | 72 E Randolph St 
Great Ideas of Humanity: Passing the Torch 

Driehaus Museum | 40 E Erie St 
A Tale of Today | Sif Itona Westerberg: Twin Flame, Double Ruin 

Elephant Room Gallery | 704 S Wabash Ave 
Travel Through the Ether 

Four Seasons Hotel Chicago | 120 E Delaware Pl 
Laura Letinsky: The Dust of a Marigold 

Gallery Victor | 300 W Superior St 
Don Pollack 

Glass Curtain Gallery, Columbia College Chicago | 1104 S Wabash Ave 
Regin Igloria: Seven Skins 

Heritage Auctions | 222 W Hubbard St 
Modern & Contemporary Spring Auction Preview 

Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago | 500 N Michigan Ave 

Jean Albano Gallery | 215 W Superior St 
Artists of the Gallery 

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago | 220 E Chicago Ave 
Nicole Eisenman: What Happened 
Descending the Staircase 
Chicago Works: Maryam Taghavi مریمتقوی 
⁑ entre horizontes: Art and Activism  
Between Chicago and Puerto Rico 
Atrium Project: Do Ho Suh 

Museum of Contemporary Photography | 600 S Michigan Ave 
Native America: In Translation 

Newberry Library | 60 W Walton St 
A Night at Mister Kelly’s 

NoMI Gallery at Park Hyatt Chicago | 800 N Michigan Avenue, 7th Floor 
Chad Kouri 

The Peninsula Chicago | 108 E Superior St 
A Journey: Highlights from the Ron and Ann Pizzuti Collection 

Poetry Foundation | 61 W Superior St 
Kara Walker: Back of Hand 

SAIC Galleries | 33 E Washington St 
Spring Undergraduate Exhibition 2024 

Stephen Daiter Gallery | 230 W Superior St #400 
Medium as Message, Generative and Experimental Photography from Chicago 

SULK CHICAGO | 525 S Dearborn St, #209 
Maeve Coughlin: Someone Who Isn’t Me 

University Club of Chicago | 76 E Monroe St, Flr 12
Jonathan Worcester. By appointment only jonathan.worcester1@gmail.com

Women's LIVE Artist Studio | Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion at Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave
Chronicles of Venus: Woman's Journey Through Time, Space and Self (Venice to Chicago Extension)

Zg Gallery | 300 W Superior St 
Zg Gallery Spring Collection 2024 


Color Club | 4146 N Elston Ave 

DePaul Art Museum | 935 W Fullerton Ave 
Selva Aparicio: In Memory Of 

Experimental Sound Studio | 5925 N Ravenswood Ave 
Sandra Binion Retrospective Exhibition: Evolution of an idea 

Graham Foundation | 4 W Burton Pl 
Cally Spooner: Deadtime, an anatomy study 

International Museum of Surgical Science | 1524 N Lake Shore Dr 
Jessica Tucker: skin would call a poor eye simple
Jude Griebel: A Body of Others  
Lucia Calderon Arrieta: Gloop N Droop Rinconsito 

Artifact Events | 4325 N Ravenswood Ave 
The Other Art Fair 

Old Friends | 3405 North Paulina 
Ok So We’re Fighting 

Stoodio x Stasia’s | 44 E Cedar St 

Weatherproof | 3336 W Lawrence Ave Ste 303 
The Weatherproof Anniversarial 


4th Ward Project Space | 5338 S Kimbark Ave 
Ed Oh: Remote 

Alma Art and Interiors | 3636 S Iron St 

Arts + Public Life | 301 E Garfield Blvd 
I Brought You Flowers  

* BLANC GALLERY | 4445 S Martin Luther King Dr 
Lawrence Agyei: DRILL  

Bridgeport Art Center | 1200 W 35th St 
2024 IHSAE Exhibition 

cam contemporarie (in partnership with AMFM) | 2233 S Throop Unit 920 
Carina Vargas-Nuñez: mano a mano 

Co-Prosperity | 3219 S Morgan St 
Men I Have Ever Met 

The DuSable Black History Museum and Education Center | 740 E 56th Pl 
The Art of our Storytellers: Selection from the Johnson Publishing Company Collection 

Fourtunehouse Art Center | 4410 S Cottage Grove Ave 
How We See Things  

Good Weather | 1524 S Western Ave 
Max Guy: Running from one time 
Jerry Phillips 
Scherben (Berlin) at Good Weather 

Heritage Museum of Asian Art | 3500 S Morgan St
If The Sky Could Dream

* Hyde Park Art Center | 5020 S Cornell Ave 
Artists Run the Block 
⁑ The United Colors of Robert Earl Paige 
⁑ Alice Shaddle: Fuller Circles  

Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures (ISAC) | 1155 E 58th St 
ISAC Permanent Galleries 

Logan Center Exhibitions | 915 E 60th St 
ARACHNIDAE: Department of Visual Arts’ BA Thesis Exhibition 

* Museum of Science and Industry | 5700 S DuSable Lake Shore Dr 
Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition 
Black Creativity: Architecture 

National Museum of Mexican Art | 1852 W 19th St 
Arte Diseño Xicágo II: From the World’s Fair to the Present Day 

Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society at the University of Chicago | 5701 S Woodlawn Ave 
Christopher Williams: Radio / Rauhfaser / Television  

Prairie | 2055 W Cermak Rd 
Jenine Marsh 

The Renaissance Society | 5811 S Ellis Ave 
Ghislaine Leung: Holdings 

Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago | 5550 S Greenwood Ave 
Meiji Modern: Fifty Years of New Japan 

South Asia Institute | 1925 S Michigan Ave 
The Paglees: Between Reason and Madness 
Materials, Methods and Metaphors: Selected Works from the Hundal Collection 

South Side Community Art Center | 3831 S Michigan Ave 
Bending Light  

University of Chicago | Hutchinson Courtyard, 1100 E 58th St  
Jessica Stockholder: For Events 


* 65GRAND | 3252 W North Ave 
Jenal Dolson: Radicle Dream 

Ackerman Clarke | 2544 W Fullerton Ave 

ANDREW RAFACZ | 1749 W Chicago Ave 
Soumya Netrabile 

* Anthony Gallery | 1360 W Lake St 

* Arts of Life – Circle Contemporary | 2010 W Carroll Ave 
With a Little Help From My Friends 

ARTRUSS | 4553 W Diversey Ave 
Esta Casa Es Un Cuerpo / This House Is a Body  

A Very Serious Gallery | 673 N Milwaukee Ave 

Bodenrader | 1620 W Carroll Ave, Flr 2
John Boskovich: Rude Awakening

Cellar Door Provisions | 3025 W Diversey Ave
Apparatus Projects presents Megan Capps: amuse-bouche

* Chicago Artists Coalition | 2130 W Fulton St 
Salvador Andrade Arévalo 
bARBER and Shonna Pryor 
Newcity Breakout Artists Exhibition 

Cleaner Gallery + Projects | 1856 N Richmond St 
Sculpturelandia, Olivia Juarez and Remy Bordas: Verdant Love Lovey 
Emily Harter: Renderer Renders 

Comfort Station Logan Square | 2579 N Milwaukee Ave 
Sang Woo Yoo 

* Corbett vs. Dempsey | 2156 W Fulton St 
Richard Wetzel: Some Must Watch, Paintings, 1983–85 
John Chamberlain: Black Mountain Poetry, 1955 

David Salkin Creative | 1709 W Chicago Ave STE 2A 
Ari Norris: Just Dust 

Devening Projects | 3039 W Carroll Ave 
Eleanna Anagnos: Lucid 
Tom Meacham: Simile 

* DOCUMENT | 1709 W Chicago Ave 
Paul Mpagi Sepuya 

Epiphany Center for the Arts | 201 S Ashland Ave 
Epiphany Center for the Arts Exhibits 

ENGAGE Projects | 864 N Ashland Ave 
Double, Double, Toil and Trouble 

Facility | 3616 N Milwaukee Ave 
Ai Kijima: Wanderer’s Tales 

Filter Photo | 1821 W Hubbard St 
Context 2024 

The Franklin | 3522 W Franklin 
Unbroken Chain 

Gallery 400 | 400 S Peoria St 
See Saw Seen 

GRAY | 2044 W Carroll Ave 
McArthur Binion and Jules Allen:  
Me and You 

Goldfinch | 319 N Albany Ave 
Leslie Baum: ordinary awe 
Andreas Fischer: Sky Hole 

Heaven Gallery | 1550 N Milwaukee Ave 
Gathered in the Stretching Now 

Freeman’s | Hindman | 1550 W Carroll Ave 
Spring Fine Art 

imnotArt | 1010 N Ashland Ave 

Kavi Gupta Gallery | 835 W Washington Blvd and 219 N Elizabeth St

Ken Saunders Gallery | 2041 W Carroll Ave 
Jon Kuhn: Psychodelic 
Local Neon 

LVL3 | 1542 N Milwaukee Ave #3 
Tooth for a Tooth: 14th Anniversary Show feat. work from Matt Mancini, Noël Morical, Ryan Oskin, Kevin Umaña & Erin Washington 

* Mariane Ibrahim | 437 N Paulina St 
Lorraine O’Grady: The Knight, or Lancela Palm-and-Steel 

* McCormick Gallery | 835 W Washington Blvd 
Pooja Pittie 

* MICKEY | 1635 W Grand Ave 
Leonardo Kaplan 

M. LeBlanc | 3514 W Fullerton Ave 

* moniquemeloche | 451 N Paulina St 
Shinique Smith: Metamorph 

PATRON | 1612 W Chicago Ave 
Harold Mendez + Jamal Cyrus 

Patient Info | 902 N Western Ave 
Jonas Mikosch Müller-Ahlheim 

* Povos | 1541 W Chicago Ave 
Isabella Mellado: Te Diré Quien Eres 

Povos Downtown | 600 W Van Buren St 
Povos x The OG: Locals Only 

Regards | 2216 W Chicago Ave 
Judith Geichman 

* Rhona Hoffman Gallery | 1711 W Chicago Ave 
Jacob Hashimoto: Fables 

* Secrist | Beach | 1801 W Hubbard St
HILMA’S GHOST | SPECTRAL VISIONS: A Feminist Collective Signals Magickal Futures
COSMIC GEOMETRIES: The Prairie’s Edge 

Slow Dance | 319 N Albany Ave 
Nicki Cherry: I can be a woman for you 

Soccer Club Club | 2923 N Cicero Ave 
The 777 Club 

Tala | 1644 W Chicago Ave
Tala Inaugural Exhibition

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art | 2320 W Chicago Ave 
In Control 

* Volume Gallery | 1709 W Chicago Ave 
Christy Matson 

Western Exhibitions | 1709 W Chicago Ave 
Edie Fake: Persuasions 
Frances Waite: I Love It Here 


Art Encounter | 927 Noyes St, Evanston 
Studio, office, and gallery 

The Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University | 40 Arts Circle Dr, Evanston 
Actions for the Earth: Art, Care & Ecology 

THE COLLECTION at Fashion Outlets of Chicago | 5220 Fashion Outlets Way, Rosemont 

Edith Farnsworth House | 14520 River Rd, Plano 
Assaf Evron: Collage for the Edith Farnsworth House

Elmhurst Art Museum | 150 S Cottage Hill Ave, Elmhurst 
A Love Supreme 

(northern) Western Exhibitions | 7933 Lincoln Ave, Skokie 
More Drawings about Buildings and Food 

Mayfield | 505 Marengo Ave, Forest Park 
Grid Luck 

Riverside Art Center | 32 E Quincy St, Riverside 
Susan Giles: Words to Grasp 
Mary Porterfield: That Which Remains


Public Art Fund | JCDecaux bus shelters and new-stands across Chicago
Clifford Prince King: Let me know when you get home

* EXPO CHICAGO Exhibitor

⁑ These exhibitions are presented as part of Art Design Chicago, a special series of events and exhibitions that highlight Chicago's unique artistic heritage and creative communities. Art Design Chicago is an initiative of the Terra Foundation for American Art in partnership with artists and arts organizations across the city. For a full calendar, visit ArtDesignChicago.org.