Located next to Millennium Park in the heart of downtown, the Chicago Cultural Center serves as the main venue for the Biennial, with over 70,000 square feet of exhibition space.
Address: 78 E Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602
Hours: 10:00 am- 5:00pm daily
Admission: Free and open to the public; no tickets required
The Chicago Cultural Center building is closed Christmas Day Dec 25 and New Year’s Day Jan 1.
The Chicago Architecture Biennial’s public programs explore issues at the heart of urban experience and architectural practice. These events invite dialogue about how we engage the world we live in. More than 100 organizations across Chicago partner with the Biennial, serving as host venues and producing independent exhibitions and programs throughout the neighborhoods.
Click here to view the public program calendar.
CAB offered free one-hour tours every Saturday during CAB 5 at the Chicago Cultural Center. Please check back for more information about upcoming tours.
The Chicago Architecture Biennial offered tours for students in grades 5-12. Please check back for more information on upcoming student tours, or email email@example.com
Chicago Architecture Center
111 E Wacker Dr
Chicago, IL 60601
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E Washington St
Chicago, IL 60602
4 W Burton Pl
Chicago, IL 60610
James R. Thompson Center
100 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL, 60601
5401 S Prairie Ave
Project by: Norman Teague Design Studios / Tonika Johnson / Max Davis / Ernest Wong / Mejay Gula / Tanner Woodford
Chicago, IL 60653
DuSable (Jean Baptiste Pointe) Park
Project by: Carol Ross Barney with Ryan Gann and DuSable Park Design Alliance
401 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60611
South Side Community Art Center
3831 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60653
Urban Growers Collective
Project by: David Benjamin/ The Living and GSAPP Footprint Project
9001 S Mackinaw Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
To learn more about the exhibition sites and venues, click here.