Wed-Thu: 11AM-5PM | Fri-Sat: by advance appointment
Wed-Thu: 11AM-5PM | Fri-Sat: by advance appointment
Chicago Artists Coalition welcomes the public to view exhibitions by emerging Chicago artists, join us at opening receptions, or attend education events

2130 W. Fulton St., Chicago, IL 60612

Wednesday-Thursday: 11AM-5PM

Friday-Saturday: by advance appointment


CAC's Annual Benefit, this year honoring Hebru Brantley and Gensler

Thursday, June 6

VIP: 6-8pm

The Party: 8-10pm

CAC: 2130 W. Fulton St.

Tickets available Now. Purchase Tickets Here.

2019 Co-Chairs: Chanel Coney and Jessica + Timothy Canning

Chicago Artists Coalition’s annual benefit, WORK IN PROGRESS (WIP), is CAC’s biggest night of the year, and raises over $100,000 to support our residencies, education programs, and resources for Chicago artists.

This year, help us celebrate the 1-year "PAPER" anniversary of CAC's new home at 2130 W. Fulton. We encourage guests to dress or accessorize in "paper chic" attire.

Not sure what to wear?? Check out paper chic inspirations HERE

Installations and Interventions by artists Judith Brotman, Benjamin Larose, Mev Luna, and Ashley Freeby and Gina Hunt, and curator by Alexis Brocchi.

CAC and OtherPeoplesPixels’ MAKER Grant and Coney Family Fund Award are also announced at the benefit.

Music all night, DJ Michael Slaboch

View the Auction and Bid NOW
including work by Amanda Williams, Barbara Crane, Jan Tichy, Assaf Evron, and Cheryl Pope

Tickets on Sale Now
Purchase Tickets HERE

VIP: $350

VIP includes Art Auction, Recognition of 2019 Honorees as well as Grant Recipients, Cocktails, Beer, Wine, and Heavy Appetizers + Stay for "The Party" 8-10pm

The Party: $70

The Party includes Dancing, Beer, Wine, Appetizers, End-of-night bites.

Interested in sponsoring the event or joining the host committee? Contact Mary DeYoe, Director of Development & External Relations. Sponsorships begin at $5,000. See details HERE

Host Committee (in formation)

Jessica and Timothy Canning + Chanel Coney

Karim Ahamed
Jennifer Andrade and Sebastian Campos
Pam and Terry Dowd
Rhea Fernandez
Carol Fox
Robin Gallardi
Molly Gullman
Todd Heiser
Patrick Hull
Brooke Hummer and Grove Mower
Sondra and Tony Karman
Kenneth Klassman
Tara Parambi
Maggie and Jeffrey Shapack
Carmelita Tiu
Brittney Leeanne Williams
Thad Wong

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