Show Overview
Art Chicago® 2009, the annual international fair of contemporary and modern art, brings together the world’s leading emerging and established galleries. Art Chicago offers curators, collectors, artists and art enthusiasts a comprehensive survey of current and historic work, from cutting-edge to modern masters in a wide variety of media including: painting, photography, drawings, prints, sculpture, video and special installations.

Art Chicago will be located at:
The Merchandise Mart
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, 12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60654

First Focus for Art Chicago and Opening Previews take place Thursday, April 30

12-3pm: First Focus
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago and Art Chicago are proud to present First Focus. All proceeds benefit the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. First Focus will provide attendees with an exclusive opportunity to preview Art Chicago. Tickets include complimentary food and drink; book signings; and admission to Art Chicago and concurrent shows from May 1-4. Tickets are $150.

To purchase tickets and for more information visit

3-6pm: Art Chicago Professional Preview
By Invitation

6-9pm: Art Chicago Opening Preview
Benefiting the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. Tickets are $40

General Show Hours:
Friday, May 1, 11am – 7pm
Saturday, May 2, 11am – 7pm
Sunday, May 3, 11am – 6pm
Monday, May 4, 11am – 4pm

General Ticket Information
Tickets may be purchased onsite and and will be available online.
Adults: $20 daily or $25 multi-day pass
Seniors, Students or Groups: $15 multi-day pass
Children 12 and under are free

2009 Exhibitors:

Art Chicago, the international fair of contemporary and modern art, is proud to announce our 2009 Exhibitor List (in formation):

Aperture Foundation New York
Jean Albano Gallery Chicago
Alpha Gallery Boston
Altxerri Gallery San Sebastian
Arcadia Gallery New York
Atrium Gallery St. Louis
Base Gallery Tokyo
Galerie Anita Beckers Frankfurt
Galerie Bhak Seoul
Bernard Bouche Paris
Russell Bowman Art Advisory Chicago
Roy Boyd Gallery Chicago
Rena Bransten Gallery San Francisco
Broadbent London
Browse & Darby London
Galeria Ferran Cano Barcelona
Chambers Fine Art New York
ChinaSquare Gallery New York
Chinese American Art Council New York
Contemporary Works/Vintage Works Chalfont
Contessa Gallery Cleveland
Corkin Gallery Toronto
The Cynthia Corbett Gallery London
Christopher Cutts Gallery Toronto
Stephen Daiter Gallery Chicago
Gallery DeNovo Ketchum
Douglas Dawson Gallery Chicago
DIE Galerie Frankfurt
Martin du Louvre Paris
Linda Durham Contemporary Art Santa Fe
Duru Artspace Seoul
Catherine Edelman Gallery Chicago
Galerie Nieves Fernández Madrid
Peter Findlay Gallery New York
Fleisher-Ollman Gallery Philadelphia
Tory Folliard Gallery Milwaukee
Forum Gallery New York
Kim Foster Gallery New York
F2 Gallery / KLS Ltd. Beijing, Los Angeles
Gana Art New York
Jill George Gallery London
James Goodman Gallery New York
James Graham & Sons New York
GraphicStudio Tampa
Hackelbury Fine Art London
Nohra Haime Gallery New York
Carl Hammer Gallery Chicago
Hawk Galleries Columbus
Hespe Gallery San Francisco
Jeff Hirsch Books Evanston
Nancy Hoffman Gallery New York
Rhona Hoffman Gallery Chicago
Rebecca Ibel Gallery Columbus
Isabel Ignacio Galeria de Arte Sevilla
Charlotte Jackson Fine Art Santa Fe
Kalpavraksha Mumbai
June Kelly Gallery New York
David Klein Gallery Birmingham
Eli Klein Fine Art New York
Robert Koch Gallery San Francisco
Alan Koppel Gallery Chicago
Landfall Press, Inc. Santa Fe
La Ribera Galeria de Arte Murcia
Lausberg Contemporary Toronto/Dusseldorf
Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts Miami
Holden Luntz Gallery Palm Beach
Thomas Masters Gallery Chicago
The Mayor Gallery London
McCormick Gallery Chicago
Jerald Melberg Gallery Charlotte
Ann Nathan Gallery Chicago
Newzones Calgary
G.R. N’Namdi Gallery Chicago
Richard Norton Gallery Chicago
Olyvia Oriental London
Pac Gallery Cincinnati
John Palmer Fine Art Houston
Franklin Parrasch Gallery New York
Perimeter Gallery Chicago
Galerie Piece Unique Paris
Pop International / East End Editions New York
P.P.O.W. New York
Praxis International Art New York
Max Protetch Gallery New York
Riverhouse Van Straaten Denver
Cynthia Reeves New York
Juan Ruiz Galeria Maracaibo
Rosenthal Fine Art, Inc. Chicago
Schuebbe Projects Dusseldorf
Carrie Secrist Gallery Chicago
William Siegal Gallery Santa Fe
Philip Slein Gallery St. Louis
Carl Solway Gallery Cincinnati
Galerie Barbara von Stechow Frankfurt
Tandem Press Madison
Tanner-Hill Gallery Chattanooga
Th!nk Art Chicago
Turner Carroll Gallery Santa Fe
Linda Warren Gallery Chicago
David Weinberg Gallery Chicago
Weinstein Gallery Minneapolis
Mike Weiss Gallery New York
Rick Wester Fine Art Dobbs Ferry
Westwood Gallery New York
Wildwood Press, LLC St. Louis
Woolff Gallery London
Worthington Gallery Chicago
Zane Bennett Contemporary Art Santa Fe
Harlan Berk / Zhou Brothers Chicago
Zolla / Lieberman Gallery, Inc. Chicago

— Anthony P. Munoz