Museum of Contemporary Photography

600 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605

The Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) is the only museum in the Midwest with an exclusive commitment to the medium of photography. By presenting projects and exhibitions that embrace a wide range of contemporary aesthetics and technologies, the Museum strives to communicate the value and significance of photographic images as expressions of human thought, imagination and creativity.

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Place Type

Museum, Gallery

Phone

312-369-7104

Hours

Mon–Sat: 10 am–5 pm<br>Thur: 10 am–8 pm; Sun: 12 pm–5 pm

Website

mocp.org

Upcoming Events

Gallery Talk and Opening Reception: What Remains and You and Me

Gallery Talk and Opening Reception: What... 1/29 4:00pm

Join us for a gallery talk and opening reception in honor of the What Remains and You and Me exhibitions. Exhibiting artists Barbara Diener, Pao Houa Her,...

Reading and Discussion: Meena Alexander

Reading and Discussion: Meena Alexander 2/12 6:00pm

Acclaimed poet, scholar, and writer Meena Alexander will read from and discuss her work. Alexander was raised in both India and Sudan. Themes of...

Video Playlist: An Ordinary Instant

Video Playlist: An Ordinary Instant 3/4 6:00pm

The imagination not only acts as an escape from the real world, it can also open new possibilities of experience. As a powerful force of the mind,...

Lectures in Photography: Jeffrey Hoone

Lectures in Photography: Jeffrey Hoone 3/19 6:00pm

Jeffrey Hoone has served as the Executive Director of Light Work since 1982. Housed in the Robert B. Menschel Media Center at Syracuse University, Light Work...

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