Expo Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, is coming back to Navy Pier for the sixth consecutive year Wednesday to Sunday Sept. 13-17, 2017.
Held in the Pier’s Festival Hall, Expo Chicago will feature artwork from 135 of the world’s finest art galleries, representing 25 countries and 58 cities. A truly international festival, Expo Chicago will welcome artists from the United States, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, England, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Mexico, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, The Netherlands, and Uruguay.
Expo Chicago is the heart of Chicago’s Expo Art Week, which begins Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 and is organized in partnership with Choose Chicago and the city’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
As in year’s past, Riva Crab House on Navy Pier welcomes attendees of Expo Chicago. Located just steps from Festival Hall, Riva offers breathtaking views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Diners can choose from premium seafood, prime steaks and daily specials, as well as extensive wine selections.
When: General admission, Friday–Saturday | 11:00am– 7:00pm, Sunday | 11:00am–6:00pm; Vernissage Wedesday | 6:00pm– 9:00pm
Where: Navy Pier Festival Hall, 600 E. Grand Ave., Chicago
Tickets: Tickets are $20 per day or $40 for a four-day pass. Purchase tickets here
More information: Visit the Expo Chicago website
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