EXPO ART WEEK
Furniture and objects installed in the Johnson Publishing Building. Photo: Jacob Hand, 2016.
UIMA artist founders Mychajlo Urban (left) and Konstantin Milonadis (right), late 1950s. Image courtesy of Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art.
Goldsholl Design & Film Associates, Still from Kimberly-Clark Corporation Kleenex X-Periments: Sneeze, c. 1961. Chicago Film Archives.
Hubert Howe Bancroft, "A Summer Day at the Exposition," from "The Book of the Fair," Chicago; San Francisco: The Bancroft Co., 1893. The Newberry Library, Call No. Case oversize R 1832 .07
Alexis Rockman (American, b. 1962). Cascade, 2015. Oil and alkyd on wood panel. 72 x 144 inches. Commissioned by Grand Rapids Art Museum with funds provided by Peter Wege, Jim and Mary Nelson, John and Muriel Halick, Mary B. Loupee, and Karl and Patricia Betz. Grand Rapids Art Museum, 2015.19
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, September 24–30, 2018.
With the exposition as its centerpiece, EXPO ART WEEK annually partners with the city’s most prestigious institutions to feature select aligned programming, including museum exhibitions, gallery openings, artist talks, public art projects, open studios, and outdoor installations.
The full 2018 EXPO ART WEEK schedule will be announced in the summer.
Art Design Chicago features 30+ exhibitions and dozens of tours, talks, and special events throughout 2018. On the following pages, exhibitions during EXPO ART WEEK that are a part of Art Design Chicago are indicated by