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04.09
04.29
Newcity's Breakout Artists
Reception Opening

Friday, April 9, 2021 / 3-8PM

On view: April 9 - April 29, 2021: Wednesdays, 10am-2pm, Fridays, 3-7pm

Chicago Artists Coalition is pleased to announce its partnership with EXPO CHICAGO and Newcity. Coinciding with EXPO CHGO ONLINE, CAC will host a centerpiece exhibition of this year's Newcity's Breakout Artists. CAC is thrilled to see seven of the nine Breakout Artists are current and former CAC residents. The exhibition will have an opening day on Friday, April 9, by appointment only, from 3-8pm. Please reserve your time here.

Established in 2004, Newcity's annual Breakout Artists issue has become a leading indicator of future success in contemporary art. Of the 132 Breakout Artists before this year, forty-two now have gallery representation, ranging from Hauser & Wirth to numerous Chicago galleries; most of the others, including those who've chosen less commercial paths, show regularly at museums and institutions around the world.

Exhibiting artists include: Alejandro Jiménez-Flores, Andrea Coleman, Hyun Jung Jun, Li-Ming Hu, Max Guy, Nat Pyper, Nereida Patricia, SaraNoa Mark, and Unyimeabasi Udoh.


About EXPO CHICAGO
EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, features leading international galleries alongside the highest quality platform for contemporary art and culture. In 2019, EXPO CHICAGO hosted more than 135 leading international exhibitors at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall. The exposition draws upon the city’s rich history as a vibrant international cultural destination, while engaging the region’s contemporary art community and collector base.

The city of Chicago has proudly hosted a global contemporary and modern art exposition for nearly forty years and serves as the site of the first international art fair in the Americas. Since its inception, EXPO CHICAGO has remained dedicated to supporting local, regional, and international arts communities, with strong regional support throughout the Greater Midwest, both US coasts, and maintained a growing international commitment from Europe, Asia, and Latin America.

About Newcity
Newcity is a media company based in Chicago, founded in 1986 and still owned and operated by its founders, Brian & Jan Hieggelke. Established in 2004, Newcity's annual Breakout Artists issue has become a leading indicator of future success in contemporary art. Of the 132 Breakout Artists before this year, forty-two now have gallery representation, ranging from Hauser & Wirth to numerous Chicago galleries; most of the others, including those who've chosen less commercial paths, show regularly at museums and institutions around the world

Image: Andrea Coleman, The Electric Touch of the Evergreens, 2019, Digital print on vinyl banner, 42 x 33 in

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