Current Exhibitions
Our art exhibitions feature the work of living, innovative artists at the forefront of their fields. We mostly focus on Illinois artists in the three art galleries, including Preston Jackson.
Preston Jackson & William Butler: Walking The Line

Preston Jackson & William Butler: Walking The Line

Sept 3 – Oct 23 2020

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the first art exhibition organized in the gallery in 1995, Contemporary Art Center’s founder ... read more

Mark Holmes: Open and Shut

Mark Holmes: Open and Shut

Sept 11 – Oct 23 2020

Mark Holmes's sculpture explores the relationship of visual, material and intellectual labor in the invention of form. Whether modelled read more

Hot CIAO VII

Hot CIAO VII

Group Art Exhibition

Oct 3 - 24 2020

The artists enrolled in the Contemporary Art Center’s Artist Membership program (CIAO) convene for a dynamic group exhibition featuring read more

Closing Event: HOT CIAO VII

Closing Event: HOT CIAO VII

Group Art Exhibition

Oct 3 - 24 2020

The artists enrolled in the Contemporary Art Center’s Artist Membership program (CIAO) convene for a dynamic group exhibition featuring read more