Collectors Circle - Chicago Artist Coalition (CAC)

Open to anyone with an interest in contemporary art, Collectors Circle offers an exclusive look at some of the most exciting private collections in the city. Members are artists, collectors, and art enthusiasts. In addition to invitations to private collections tours, members also have access to special events throughout the year.


As a special CAC membership level, Collectors Circle offers an exclusive calendar of events that broadens members’ knowledge about contemporary arts and culture. Sponsored by Chartwell Insurance Services and Henessey.

Members Receive

  • Exclusive access to members-only events throughout the year, primarily private home collection tours and artist studio tours
  • Invitations to VIP events at Chicago Artists Coalition
  • Special access passes to EXPO Chicago, and other Chicago art events throughout the year

Annual Membership

$175 per year for individual
$250 per year for household


2019-2020 Upcoming Collectors Circle Events:

  • BOLT Open Studios, Tuesday, January 21, 2020*
  • Behind-the-Scenes Tour: The Conservation Center, Wednesday, March 18, 2020*
  • Gallery Tour: Mariane Ibrahim, Thursday, April 16, 2020*
  • Private Home Collection Tour: Gary Metzner and Scott Johnson, Thursday, May 7, 2020*
  • Private Home Collection Tour: Susan Aurinko, Wednesday, June 10, 2020* (rescheduled from Feb)
  • Additional events announced as they are confirmed