Western Exhibitions

Western Exhibitions is open by appointment, Tuesday-Saturday, 11am to 6pm (last appointment taken at 5pm). Private viewings are available for groups of 1 to 4 persons every half hour. Proper safety protocols are practiced and masks must be worn for entry.

Please schedule an appt. via Tock, or email info@westernexhibitions.com or call (312) 480-8390 to schedule your visit.


Western Exhibitions is a contemporary art gallery that shows thought-provoking, and visually innovative artists who work across most media, with an emphasis on personal narratives and cosmologies; LGBTQ+feminist artists and issues; pattern, decoration and surface concerns; works on paper; and artist books. Western Exhibitions presents unique artist projects, curated group shows and maintains a specific inventory of artist books and multiples, gathered together as a sister entity and store, WesternXeditions.

Artists represented:
Dan Attoe, Jessica Campbell, Marshall Brown, Elijah Burgher, Lilli Carré, Ryan Travis Christian, Courttney Cooper, Edie Fake, Nicholas Frank, Richard Hull, Jessica Labatte, Dutes Miller, Miller & Shellabarger, Rachel Niffenegger, Paul Nudd, Robyn O’Neil, Stan Shellabarger, Geoffrey Todd Smith, Deb Sokolow, Ben Stone.

Image: Geoffrey Todd Smith, Rhinestone Pine Cone, 2020, Gouache and ink on paper, 22h x 26w in (detail)


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