Chicago art museums and galleries

Chicago art museums and art galleries, a guide to websites

Art Institute of Chicago
The museum encourages the individual experience of works of art, the irreplaceable embodiments of the creative impulse from all times and areas. The Art Institute, founded in 1879, now has approximately 300,000 works of art in its permanent collection, stewarded by eleven curatorial departments and nearly 500 employees.

Art galleries in Chicago, a guide from Art Collecting.

Art galleries in Chicago, a guide from TimeOut.

Arts and Business Council of Chicago

Chicago Art District
The Chicago Arts District encompasses a number of contiguous blocks of creative space: work spaces, gallery, loft, studio, office, industrial and exhibition spaces.

Chicago Art Deco Society

Chicago Gallery News
A comprehensive guide to Chicago’s galleries and art services.

Chicago Public Library

Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust

Guide to Chicago. Centerstage
Museum, gallery and theatre reviews.

Hyde Park Art Center
The Hyde Park Art Center?s mission is to stimulate and sustain the visual arts in Chicago. It is the oldest alternative exhibition space in the City and boasts a long record of education outreach in the community.

Mexican Fine Arts Museum

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Chicago Athenaeum

Smart Museum of Art

DuSable Museum of African American History

Loyola University Museum of Art

The Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum

Museum of Contemporary Photography

Swedish American Museum Center

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art

Museum of Science and Industry

National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum

The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago