THE MART is home to major trade and consumer shows, design events and programs scheduled throughout the year. Check back often for updated information and new events and shows.

The Chicago Show: Antiques & Art & Modern

October 6-9, 2022
7th Floor │ THE MART

The Chicago Show: Antiques & Art & Modern returns October 6-9, 2022. The show features 60 premier national and international exhibitors presenting fine antiques, decorative and fine arts reflecting all periods from ancient to 20th century modern and introduces cutting edge contemporary 21st century designs. The Opening Night Party benefiting the Woman’s Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital is Thursday evening, October 6th, from 6pm to 9pm.

Design Chicago

October 12-13, 2022
Floors 1, 6, & 14 │ THE MART

Join us on Wednesday and Thursday, October 12th-13th, 2022 for Design Chicago, the Midwest’s Largest Residential Design Conference featuring two days of education, product features and design inspiration from the kitchen, bath and home furnishings showrooms at THE MART.

DIFFA Art for Life

October 20, 2022
THE MART

DIFFA Chicago’s juried in-person art exhibition and auction takes place Thursday, October 20th at THE MART in the North Lobby. Art For Life Chicago Ambassador, artist Sergio Gomez will be joined by co-host Jenny Vyas for an evening of art, entertainment, sips, bites, live and silent auction bidding for amazing art! Please join us for what is always an engaging and worthwhile event, while raising funds in support of Chicago area organizations helping those in our community living with and/or affected by HIV/AIDS.

10/20 on 10

October 20, 2022
THE MART

A Chicago night you won’t want to miss! Calling all architects, designers, dealers, reps and manufacturers for a showroom crawl through the 10th floor of THE MART. Enjoy craft cocktails, seasonal bites, and giveaways!