The greatest concentration of galleries in Chicago can be found in River North — many within a block or two from the intersection of Superior and Franklin Streets.
The West Side includes the West Loop, Fulton Market, Randolph Street, River West, West Town and Ukrainian Village.
South of the city center, gallery + artist communities are expanding in areas like Pilsen, Bridgeport and Hyde Park.
The Michigan Avenue, Gold Coast, Streeterville, Loop and South Loop neighborhoods are home to a range of galleries in downtown Chicago.
The city’s North Side is broadly comprised of a number of areas, including Lincoln Park, Old Town, Lincoln Square, Bucktown, Lakeview, Andersonville, Ravenswood, Uptown and Rogers Park.
Beyond the city limits, Chicago’s vibrant art scene extends in all directions, including neighboring states of Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.