South Side

South of the city center, galleries and artist communities can be found in Pilsen along 18th Street and in the Chicago Arts District.

In Bridgeport, the Zhou B Art Center and the Bridgeport Art Center provide studio spaces and exhibition venues for artists.

In Hyde Park you will find museums affiliated with the University of Chicago. Jackson Park is home to the Theaster Gates’s Rebuild Foundation and the Stony Island Arts Bank, as well as the future home of the Barack Obama Presidential Center. 

C.C.'s Art Garage & Gallery

2727 S Mary St.,
Chicago, Illinois 60608

Diasporal Rhythms

4301 South Ellis Avenue
Ste 207
Chicago, IL 60653

Hyde Park Art Center (HPAC)

5020 S. Cornell
Chicago, IL 60615

Liz Long Gallery at Chicago Urban Art Retreat Center

1957 S. Spaulding
Chicago, IL 60623

Logan Center Exhibitions


University of Chicago
915 E. 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

National Museum of Mexican Art

1852 W. 19th St.
Chicago, IL 60608

Smart Museum of Art

University of Chicago
5550 S. Greenwood
Chicago, IL 60637

South Side Community Art Center

3831 S. Michigan
Chicago, IL 60653

Stony Island Arts Bank

6760 S. Stony Island Avenue
Chicago (60649)

The Jazz Foundation

2635 S. Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616

The Mary-Frances and Bill Veeck Gallery

5416 South Cornell Avenue, 4th Floor
Chicago Illinois 60615

The Renaissance Society

University of Chicago
5811 S. Ellis Avenue,
Cobb Hall, Ste. 418
Chicago, IL 60637

Tiger Strikes Asteroid


Mana Contemporary
2233 S Throop St
Studio #419
Chicago, IL 60608

Woman Made Gallery

2150 S Canalport #4A-3
Chicago, IL 60608