GWC new EXPANDED website is uphttp://expandedchicago.com/
Gallery Weekend Chicago presents EXPANDED an exhibition featuring 25 of Chicago’s leading established contemporary art galleries and emerging artists-run spaces all under one roof. Each GWC member gallery will present a solo exhibition relating to their program, therefore EXPANDED is an exhibition of over 25 solo exhibitions, displaying the diverse and complex natureof Chicago’s art scene.
The participating galleries and art spaces are all members of Gallery Weekend Chicago, a platform for the promotion of contemporary art galleries in Chicago. Now in its 6th year, GWC starts an exciting new curatorial focus to expand Chicago’s gallery scene to both local and international audiences. By supporting the local gallery members, GWC promotes Chicago artists and the expansion of the Chicago art market.
Organized in partnership with MANA Contemporary Chicago, EXPANDED will occupy a 20,000 sq ft space on the 4th floor of the MANA building in Chicago’s south side neighborhood of Pilsen. MANA Contemporary supports exhibitions, artists residencies, art transport, storage and collection facilities.