Modern and Contemporary Art

Call for Local Contemporary Art

 Contemporary Finds will explore what modern artists are creating anew with challenging themes of perception, texture and what can be considered art.

Contemporary Finds is highlighting modern and contemporary works of art made by local artists. We are looking to show about 15 artists in this show experimenting with showing small and large format simultaneously.

 Ice House Gallery is looking for local and Chicagoland area artists. Contemporary Finds opens Saturday, May 4th, and runs through August 31st. Art turn-in being April 27th through April 29th between 10am and 5pm. Pick up being August 31st and September 1st between 10am and 5pm.

Any late drop off or pickup will result in a $25 fee.

 We are looking for finished, display-ready pieces prices to sell. All pieces to be sold on consignment at a 50/50% split. All mediums welcome: painting, photography, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media etc.


Send us the specific pieces you hope to show with the following information:

Wall Art:

Pictures of art with Size and Price. Available space per artist is up to 8x8sqft for large format and 8x4-8x6 for smaller format works. All art must be hang-ready and finished. We do have print racks for prints or unframed works. Loading door is 35x80in. Ramp Available.

Sculpture, Functional or Free-Standing Art:

Pictures of art with Overall Size, Base Size, and Price. We offer a variety of pedestals, can hang art from our ceiling and have a large expanse of floor space. Loading door is 35x80in. Ramp Available.

Submit work to

 Submissions begin February 1st, 2019 and run through March 31st, 2019. After all submission are received and reviewed, artists will be notified of their acceptance. We will send you our consignment agreement for review.

 Let us know any questions you may have as well, we are happy to work with you!

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Hannah Litvan
Contact Phone Number: 
Contact Address: 
609 South Blvd.
Evanston  Illinois  60202
United States