See the Second City

The Chicago art scene deserves to be experienced in person, and our guide to the three must-visit districts will give you a hint of the wonderful work there is to see. The Michigan Avenue, River North and West Loop areas have the greatest concentrations of galleries, though the Wicker Park, North Side and Pilsen areas are emerging as art hot spots.


Art Institute of Chicago

Museum of Contemporary Art

Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art

Organizations and Events

Chicago Gallery News


International Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Exposition (SOFA)

Art Dealers Association of Chicago gallery crawl


Michigan Avenue

Richard Gray

Valerie Carberry

KN Gallery

River North

Russell Bowman Art Advisory

Carl Hammer

Portals Ltd.

Roy Boyd


Ann Nathan


Alan Koppel

West Loop

Rhona Hoffman

Donald Young

Carrie Secrist

Kavi Gupta

Thomas McCormick

Monique Meloche

Read the whole article by Ruth K. Meyer in the April 2008 issue of The Artist’s Magazine.

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