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Chicago Artist Resources

  Illinois Arts Council
Information on Illinois art grants, programs, fellowships, networking opportunities and a directory of area art fairs.
  Chicago Artists' Coalition
Non-profit service arts organization. Online artist portfolios, publications (artists' self-help guides, gallery guides, etc.), events, and insurance benefits.
  The Department of Cultural Affairs
Chicago grants, exhibitions and programs.
  National Endowment for the Arts
Federal funding available for arts initiatives through national, state and local funding programs. Resources, grant listings, field reports, and archived features on artists and arts organizations.
  Chicago Art Institute
Tuesdays are free. Make sure and visit the paintings of Ivan Albright (our hometown hero!).
Lists exhibitions going on in small galleries and non-traditional exhibition spaces.
  Pilsen East Galleries
New collective of artist-run alternative spaces and galleries in the Pilsen Area. New and emerging artists. The public is invited to collective show openings on the second Friday of every month from 6-10 pm.
  Around the Coyote
Wicker Park art show held twice a year in September and February.
  Pilsen East Artists' Open House
Pilsen East Artists' Open House is one of the oldest continuously-run annual art events in Chicago and the Midwest.
  If you know of any good online artist resources that should be listed on this page, please email us & let us know.
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