• June 1–29, 2018

Francis Chapin (1899–1965): 30 Years of Painting the American Scene & Travels Abroad (A Retrospective)

Richard Norton Gallery

612 Merchandise Mart Plaza

Chapin moonlight

Francis Chapin, Moonlight (Martha’s Vineyard), 1957. Oil on canvas.


Considered the “Dean of Chicago Painters,” Francis Chapin was a respected instructor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago known best for his paintings of views of Chicago and his extensive travel abroad. This exhibition presents artwork from his estate collection spanning three decades.

This exhibition is free and open to the public.