Entering its ninth year as a leading international art fair, EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art hosted more than 135 leading international exhibitors at EXPO CHICAGO 2019 in Navy Pier Festival Hall, presented alongside one of the highest quality platforms for global contemporary art and culture. The exposition draws upon the city’s rich history as a vibrant international cultural destination, while engaging the region’s contemporary art community and collector base. The 2022 edition of EXPO CHICAGO will present various programs and events throughout Chicago during EXPO ART WEEK (April 4–10, 2022).


VIP Preview

Thursday, April 7 | 12:00noon – 6:00pm
By Invitation Only.


Thursday, April 7 | 6:00pm–9:00pm
A benefit for the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, presented by the MCA Women's Board. General admission tickets are not valid for Thursday.

General Admission

Friday, April 8 | 11:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday, April 9 | 11:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday, April 10 | 11:00am – 6:00pm


Single Day Admission | $30
Single Day Admission + Guided Tour | $50
Single Day Discount Admission | $25
Three Day Admission | $45


To purchase discounted admission to EXPO CHICAGO for groups of 10+, please call 773-327-3778.

Student & Senior Discount

For current students and seniors (60+) , $5 off single admission tickets are available. This discount is only redeemable when purchasing tickets on-site. Students, please bring a copy of your student I.D. Children 12 and under are free with purchase of ticket.

More information on ticket purchasing and timed entry will be available soon.


We are pleased to offer guided tours of EXPO CHICAGO, led by museum educators and other arts professionals. Guided tours will orient visitors to the fair's layout and highlight our 2022 exhibitors, top artists and artworks, and provide information about site-specific commissioned artworks situated throughout EXPO CHICAGO. Tours are 60 minutes in duration.

Friday, April 8 - 1:00pm, 3:00pm
Saturday, April 9 - 1:00pm, 3:00pm
Sunday, April 10 - 1:00pm


EXPO CHICAGO is located at Chicago's historic Navy Pier in the Festival Hall | 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago IL 60611