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Media contact: Dana Randall, dana[@]chicagoartistscoalition[.org]

CAC Announces 2024-26 Residency Cohort

Chicago, IL. June 10, 2024 — Following an extensive search overseen by several jurors and the CAC Team, Chicago Artists Coalition is pleased to announce our incoming cohort of Artist and Curatorial Residents for 2024-26.

“As we approach our 50th anniversary, I am excited to welcome this next group of creatives to the CAC community,” says Executive Director Brookes Ebetsch. “I cannot wait to see the connections that are made between this cohort, the collaborations that are sparked and the learning that takes place amongst us all. We, the CAC staff, board and alumni community look forward to the future we continue to create together!”

Incoming Curatorial Residents:

Francine AlmedaGordon FungSidney GarrettChristine Magill, Christina Nafziger

Incoming Artist Residents:

Reevah AgarwaalCecilia BeavenChelsea BighornIsaac Couchan emardMaryam FaridaniFÁTIMAJairo Granados-CardenasEli GreeneOriana KorenRuth PoorMartha Osornio RuizNekita Thomasbex ya yolk, Sangwoo Yoo

We are so excited to work with this group over the next two years! Stay tuned for more updates as we welcome our new residents over the coming months.

About Chicago Artists Coalition

Founded in 1974, Chicago Artists Coalition began as a small group of artists advocating for rights, support, and visibility. Currently located in the Kinzie Industrial Corridor, 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. CAC is deeply committed to advancing the cause of art and its importance to Chicago’s culture and economy by cultivating a wide-reaching civic, philanthropic and public support network.

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