CAC is a non-profit organization that supports contemporary Chicago artists and curators by offering residency programs, exhibitions, professional development, and resources that enable them to live, work and thrive in the city


& Board

Meet our Board Of Directors
Position: Chair
Bio: Corporate Counsel, VSA Partners, Inc.
Position: Chair Emeritus
Bio: President/Director, EXPO Chicago: The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art
Position: Vice Chair
Bio: Director, Wrightwood659
Position: Treasurer
Bio: Financial Consultant
Position: Secretary
Bio: Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management
Position: Officer-at-large
Bio: Partner, Cerity Partners
Position: Director
Bio: Artist
Position: Director
Bio: Owner, The MISSION Projects
Position: Director
Bio: Director of Marketing, CFI Partners
Position: Director
Bio: Doctor and Owner, FACE2FACE, Maxillofacial Surgery Centre
Position: Director
Bio: Managing Director, Consumer Goods Leader, Principal, Gensler
Position: Director
Bio: Partner, Taft
Position: Director
Bio: Founder, Creative Genius Law
Position: Director
Bio: CEO, Shapack Partners
Position: Director
Bio: President, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Position: Director
Bio: Curator, Founder, 6018 North
Meet our Staff
Position: Executive Director / caroline [@] chicagoartistscoalition [.org]
Position: Director of Development and External Relations / mary [@] chicagoartistscoalition [.org]
Position: Development and Office Assistant / karina [@] chicagoartistscoalition [.org]
Position: Director of Exhibitions and Residencies / teresa [@] chicagoartistscoalition [.org]
Position: SPARK Microgrants Manager / adia [@] chicagoartistscoalition [.org]
Position: Director of Education / Kate [@] chicagoartistscoalition [.org]
Meet our Preparators
Meet our Interns
Position: Photo Assistant
Position: Exhibitions Assistant
Position: Graphic Design