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Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)

Suggested admission is $15 for adults, $8 for students, teachers, and seniors, and free for youth 18 and under. IL residents are free on Tuesdays. As a Blue Star Museum, we are free for members of the military and police and fire departments and veterans.
Tuesday 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Monday closed

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)

The MCA is an innovative and compelling center of contemporary art where the public can experience the work and ideas of living artists, and understand the historical, social, and cultural context of the art of our time.

The museum boldly interweaves exhibitions, performances, collections, and educational programs to excite, challenge, and illuminate our visitors and offer insight into the creative process.

The MCA engages diverse audiences and creates a sense of community by providing a place to contemplate and discuss contemporary art and culture and issues of our day.

  • JAN 26–OCT 27, 2019

    Museum of Contemporary Art

    Prisoner of Love

    Exhibition
  • MAY 25–NOV 3, 2019

    Museum of Contemporary Art

    Fragments of a Crucifixion

    Exhibition
  • JUN 10–SEP 22, 2019

    Museum of Contemporary Art

    Virgil Abloh “Figures of Speech”

    The first museum exhibition devoted to the work of the genre-bending artist and designer Virgil Abloh.

    Exhibition
  • JUN 18–OCT 13, 2019

    Museum of Contemporary Art

    The Commons Artist Project: Brendan Fernandes

    Exhibition
  • JUL 23, 2019–JAN 6, 2020

    Museum of Contemporary Art

    Chicago Works: Assaf Evron

    Exhibition
  • OCT 1, 2019–MAR 8, 2020

    Museum of Contemporary Art

    Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces

    Exhibition