Places / Spaces / Institutions / Organizations
Chicago Youth Centers (Elliot Donnelly Youth Center)
Hull House
Hyde Park Art Center
DuSable Museum of African American History
Insight Arts
Mess Hall
AREA Chicago
Southside Community Art Center
Little Black Pearl
Chicago Park District
Chicago Cultural Center
Chicago Architecture Foundation
Mobile Garden
Critical Visual Art Education Club
Stockyard Institute
Chicago Public Art Group
Street Level Youth Media
Snow City Arts
Co-op Image Group
University of Hip-hop

Chicago Artists Resource
Chicago Artists' Coalition
Preservation Chicago

Critical Spaces:
3 Walls
Green Lantern Gallery
mini dutch gallery
Co-prosperity Sphere
Murphy Hill Gallery
Rhona Hoffman Gallery
Corbitt vs. Dempsey
Phantom Gallery
Art Storage
[For more Chicago Galleries See]

University / Collegiate Spaces:
University of Illinois at Chicago, Gallery 400
University of Chicago, Smart Museum
University of Chicago, Renaissance Society
University of Chicago, Oriental Institute
School of the Art Institute, Sullivan Gallery
Northwestern University, Block Museum
DePaul University Art Museum
Loyola University Museum of Art
Illinois Institute of Technology / Hemper Gallery
International Museum of Surgical Science
Museum of Contemporary Photography

Art Museums:
Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Contemporary Art
National Museum of Mexican Art
National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum

Platypus Review
White Walls
AREA Chicago

Book Stores:
Prairie Ave. Bookshop
MCA Store
Art Institute of Chicago Shop

Regional Art & Education Institutions:
Northern Illinois University- Education, Visual Art, Art History, Art Education (all degrees)
Southern Illinois University- Education, Art Education
Northeastern Illinois University- Education & Certification
University of Illinois- Education, Visual Art, Art History, Art Education (all degrees)
Dominican University- Art History, Education
Bradley University-Education, Visual Art, Art History,
University of Iowa- Education, Visual Art, Art History, Art Education
University of Wisconsin Madison- Education, Visual Art, Art History, Art Education

Chicago Art & Education Institutions:
University of Illinois at Chicago: Education (BA, MA, EdD), Philosophy / Aesthetics (BA, MA, PhD), Social Policy (BA, MA), Visual Arts & Design (BFA, MFA), Architecture (BA, MA, PhD), and Art Education (BFAAE, MA).

DePaul University: Social Thought ( BA, MA), Education (BA, MEd, MA, EdD), Art Education, Continental Philosophy (BA, MA, PhD), Visual Art & Design.

School of the Art Institute of Chicago: Visual Arts Studio (BA, BFA, MA, MFA), Visual & Critical Studies (BA, MA), Modern Art History, Theory and Criticism (BA, MA), Arts Administration and Policy (BA, MA), Art therapy (BA, MA), Architecture Designed Objects [focus on interiors] (BA, MA), Dual Degree Arts Admin. / Modern art History, Theory and Criticism, Writing (BFA, MFA), Art Education (BAAE, BFAAE, MAAE, MAT), Historic Preservation (MS), Fashion, Body, and Garment (MA), New Arts Journalism (MA)

Northwestern University: Education (BA, MEd, MA, EdD), Visual Art programs (BFA, MFA), Philosophy (PhD), Media, Technology and Society (BA, MA, PhD), Interdiscplinary Studies (BA, MA, PhD).

Columbia College: Art & Design (BA, BFA, MA, MFA)

University of Chicago: Humanities Division (BA, BFA, MA, MFA, PhD), and Education (BA, MA, EdD)

Illinois Institute of Technology: Art & Design (BA, MA, PhD)

Loyola University Chicago: Education (BA, MA, PhD)

National Lewis University: Education (BA, MA, PhD)

Departments that inform Visual Art & Visual Art Education:
Fine Arts, Visual Art, Humanities, Visual Studies, Education, Sociology, Communications, Philosophy, Literature, Anthropology, Architecture, Historic Preservation, Social Policy / Urban Planning, Media Studies, Cultural Studies.
[Also be sure to always consider dual programs, clusters, and interdisciplinary studies]