Founded in 1983 Chicago Gallery News is the central source for information about the area's art galleries, museums, events, and resources. We cover Chicago galleries, artists, art centers and museums, as well as visual arts happenings and institutions the region, reaching readers in the Midwest and beyond. CGN aims to be a clear, accessible link to the creative world, as well as an advocate on behalf of our art community.
Published 3 times a year in January, May and September, both the magazine and website feature dozens of galleries, openings, exhibitions and specialties. We also list scores of art-related businesses and resources, nonprofit arts organizations and institutions, as well as alternative spaces, artist studios, and art centers. CGN features an ongoing series of art profiles, highlighting the unique perspectives of Chicago's art dealers, artists, and collectors.