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