Arts & Culture in Chicago

MacArthur’s support for over 300 arts and cultural organizations in Chicago and the region is an expression of its civic commitment to the community where the Foundation is headquartered and John and Catherine MacArthur made their home. Grants help sustain the cultural life of the city and region. Learn more


"Our Cities: Dave Isay & Camilo José Vergara"

Chicago Humanities Festival
David A. Isay , 2000 MacArthur Fellow
Camilo José Vergara , 2002 MacArthur Fellow
Related Grantee: Chicago Humanities Festival
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"Kerry James Marshall: Mastry at the MCA"

Chicago Gallery News
Kerry James Marshall , 1997 MacArthur Fellow
Related Grantee: Museum of Contemporary Art
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