The Plaines Project is a collective living and exhibition space in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago, IL. For six years, the house has been hosting a variety of events including art exhibitions and music shows. The gallery has featured all types of artists from the local art scene, many of whom are associated with The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Columbia College.

We welcome proposals for both solo, group, and curated shows as well as other types of community-based events. If you would like to propose an exhibition or event at The Plaines Project, please fill out the Event Proposal Form.

To set up an appointment to visit the gallery, please e-mail us at

For any other comments or questions or if you are interested in playing a music show at The Plaines Project, please contact us at If you would like to receive updates and information about everything that’s going on at The Plaines Project, find us on facebook:

1822 S Desplaines St, Chicago, IL