DePaul University Museum

935 W Fullerton, Chicago, IL 60614


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The museum's collection includes more than 3,000 objects, with strong holdings by Chicago and regional artists, strengths in North American and Latin American photography, WPA-era prints, contemporary and traditional West African objects, and Eastern European graphic arts. 

Housed in a 15,000 square-foot building, four to six temporary exhibitions per year range from historical works to work by contemporary artists. Recent presentations include paintings, sculpture, printmaking and installation art, early twentieth-century photographs, and old master prints by such artists as Dürer, Cranach, Rembrandt and Goya.

Exhibitions & Dates

  • Yasuhiro Ishimoto: Someday, Chicago

    Sep 6 2018 - Dec 16 2018

    Images that influenced new-Bauhaus philosophies and aesthetics in postwar Japan

  • Brendan Fernandes: The Living Mask

    Sep 6 2018 - Dec 16 2018

    Wooden masks from throughout Africa alongside works in multiple media consider authorship, history, and identity

  • Whitney Bradshaw: Outcry

    Sep 6 2018 - Dec 16 2018

    75+ portraits of women yelling creates an empowering vision capturing both diversity and collective experience

  • Some Kind of Duty

    Jan 17 2019 - Mar 31 2019

    Contemporary tapestries reference addiction, personal and family histories, Polish immigration, language, and more

  • Julia Fish: bound by spectrum

    Sep 12 2019 - Dec 15 2019

    Artwork from the last decade brings together the disciplines of painting and architecture