. 27 / 30 sept. 2018
Expo Chicago - The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art
Navy Pier | Festival Hall
600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611 USA
Initiating the beginning of the international fall art season each September, EXPO CHICAGO takes place at historic Navy Pier. The Galleries section features leading international exhibitors presented alongside one of the highest quality platforms for global contemporary art and culture. Additional sections include: EXPOSURE featuring solo and two-artist presentations represented by galleries eight years and younger, PROFILE presenting solo booths and focused projects that showcase ambitious installations and tightly focused thematic exhibitions, Editions + Books showcasing limited editions and publications offering a diverse array of print media and object-based practices, and Special Exhibitions featuring select regional, national, and international non-profit institutions, museums, and organizations.
The 2018 EXPO CHICAGO Selection Committee is comprised of leading international gallerists, including Stefania Bortolami | Bortolami, New York; John Corbett and Jim Dempsey | Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago; Chris D’Amelio | David Zwirner, New York, London, Hong Kong; Kavi Gupta | Kavi Gupta, Chicago; Rhona Hoffman | Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago; David Nolan | David Nolan Gallery, New York; Javier Peres and Nick Koenigsknecht | Peres Projects, Berlin; Jessica Silverman | Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco; and Susanne Vielmetter | Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles. With the advisement of the Selection Committee, Executive Director Creative Time Justine Ludwig, returns for the second year to curate the EXPOSURE section —highlighting solo and two-artist presentations of emerging work from galleries eight years and younger.