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Chicago
ARC Gallery
734 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago IL 60622
Phone 312 733-2787
Web Site http://www.icsp.net/arc/
E-mail mailto:arcgallery.chicago@juno.com
Description non-profit, artist run gallery for Chicago artists in all media
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts
 

  IL

  Chicago

  Art Institute of Chicago

  111 South Michigan Avenue

  Chicago  IL   60603    

  Phone   312 443-3600

  Web Site  www.artic.edu/aic/

  Description  one of the major art museums in the country, especially strong in Impressionists

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:      10/11/2005
 

Illinois
Chicago
Artemisia Gallery
700 North Carpenter
Chicago IL
Phone
312 226-7323
Fax
312 226-7756
Web Site http://www.artemisia.org/about_us.html
E-mail http://www.artemisia.org/contact.html
Description 55 shows a year in five gallery spaces
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts

Illinois
Chicago
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street
Chicago IL 60602
Phone 312 744-6630
Web Site www.ci.il.us/Tourism/CulturalCenter
Description built as city's library, now holds several galleries, performance spaces, two museums
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts
Era 1897

Columbia College 11th Street Art Gallery
72 East 11th Street
Chicago IL 60605
Phone
Web Site http://www.colum.edu/infodesk/museums.html
Description student, faculty, international exhibits
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts

  IL

  Chicago

  D'Arcy Museum of Art

  Loyola U Chicago, Cudahy Library

  6525 North Sheridan

  Chicago  IL  60626    

  Phone   773 508-2679

  Web Site  http://darcy.luc.edu/

  Description  medieval, Renaissance, Baroque Art on the shore of Lake Michigan

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Era  1150-1750

  New or Updated: 8/21/2004

Illinois

  Chicago

  DePaul University Museum

  2360 North Kenmore Avenue

  Chicago  IL   60614    

  Phone  773 325-7506

  Web Site http://condor.depaul.edu/~gallery/

  E-mail  mailto:llincoln@wppost.depaul.edu

  Description  Gallery with faculty, student, national & international shows and

                    selections from University permanent collection

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  New or Updated:  9/24/2007

Hyde Park Art Center
5307 Hyde Park Boulevard
Chicago IL
Phone 773 324-5220
Web Site http://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/parks/index.cfm?fuseaction=parks.detail
&costcenter=0100&location_id=0060&CFID=2405376&CFTOKEN=47140832
Description emerging artists, many of whom have become nationally known
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts

Illinois
Chicago
Illinois Arts Council
James R Thompson Center
100 West Randolph, Ste 10 - 500
Chicago IL 60601
Phone 312 814-6750
Web Site http://www.state.il.us/agency/iac/
Toll Free 800 237-6994
E-mail mailto:info@arts.state.il.us
Description official state arts agency, grant programs, Art Fair directory
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Calendar
New or Updated: 05/22/2003

  IL

  Chicago

  Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum

  1852 West 19th Street

  Chicago    IL             60008    

  Phone   312 738-1503

  Web Site  www.mfacmchicago.org

  Description  Colonial & pre-Cuahtemoc artifacts, prints & drawings, Mexican culture & history, immigration

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Prints

  Group Identity   Latin American

  New or Updated:           12/21/2005


 
IL

  Chicago

  Museum of Contemporary Art

  220 East Chicago Ave

  Chicago                      IL             60611    

  Phone   312 280-2660

  Web Site  http://www.mcachicago.org/

  Description  contemporary art in new building with sculpture garden

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:           12/21/2005


Illinois
Chicago
Museum of Contemporary Photography of Columbia College
600 South Michigan Avenue
Columbia College
Chicago IL 60605
Phone 312 663-5554
Web Site www.mocp.org
Description collection and exhibits of arts-oriented college
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

Illinois
Chicago
Museum of Holography Chicago
1134 West Washington Blvd
Chicago IL 60607
Phone 773 226-1007
Web Site http://www.holographiccenter.com/
Alt Web http://www.jsonline.com/dd/destmid/feb02/19708.asp
Description 3-D images by hologram, laser imaging
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Photography
New or Updated: 05/18/2003

  IL

  Chicago

  National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum

  1801 South Indiana Ave

  Chicago                     IL             60616    

  Phone   312 326-0270

  Web Site  http://www.nvvam.org/

  Description  exhibits about and by Vietnam Veterans

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:           12/21/2005

Palette & Chisel Academy of Fine Arts
1012 North Dearborn
Chicago IL 60610
Phone
312 642-4400
Web Site http://www.paletteandchisel.org/
E-mail mailto:fineart@wwa.com
Description group founded in 1895 to aid artists has frequent exhibitions, permanent collection
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts

Illinois
Chicago
Renaissance Society at the U of C
5811 South Ellis Avenue
Bergman Gallery, Cobb Hall 418
Chicago IL 60637
Phone 773 702-8670
Fax 773 702-9669
Web Site http://www.renaissancesociety.org/
E-mail mailto:info@renaissancesociety.org
Description contemporary visual arts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
 

  IL

  Chicago

  David & Alfred Smart Museum

  5550 S Greenwood Ave

  U of Chicago

  Chicago  IL   60637    

  Phone  773 702-0200

  Web Site www.smartmuseum.uchicago.edu

  E-mail  mailto:smart-museum@uchicago.edu

  Description  Medieval ssulpture, Old Master paintings, modern sculpture, furniture

                    by Frank Lloyd Wright

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Owner/Operator:  University of Chicago

  New or Updated:  9/25/2007


  IL

  Chicago

  Illinois Art Gallery

  100 W Randolph St, Ste 2-100

  James R Thompson Center

  Chicago  IL         60601    

  Phone   312 814-5322

  Web Site http://www.museum.state.il.us/ismsites/chicago/
 
Description  gallery branch of state museum features contemporary artists in all fields

  Type of Resource   Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Owner/Operator:  Illinois State Museum

  New or Updated:           11/25/2005
 

  IL

  Chicago

  Terra Museum of American Art

  Address

  Chicago  IL

  Web    http://www.terramuseum.org/

  E-mail  terra@terramuseum.org

  Description  CLOSED,  some of collection online, some dispersed to other museums,

                    some now in France

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection  Paintings

  New or Updated    1/18/2006


 
IL

  Chicago

  Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art Gallery

  2320 West Chicago Avenue

  Chicago  IL   60622    

  Phone   773 227-5522

  Web   http://www.uima-art.org/

  Description  frequent shows of local and Ukrainian-descended artists

  Type of Resource   Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated  1/19/2006

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