Current Exhibition

Breaking Ground

Friday, July 9th - Saturday, September 25th, 2021


GoCM announces Breaking Ground: an exhibition of ceramic based mosaics. GoCM present an exhibition that showcases works that combine two ancient art forms- clay and mosaic. Works include handmade clay elements, tiles, broken dishes and china explore the material and textural qualities of both mediums within a contemporary context.

“Breaking Ground” includes work by both featured and juried artists.


Piece by Etty Hasak

Upcoming Exhibitions

Pandemic Portraiture

Friday, October 1st, 2021 - Saturday, January 8th, 2022


The pandemic has been a time of suffering loss and sadness yet also allowed for space to reflect, ponder, dream and feel gratitude. Many artists retreated to safe spaces to practice social distancing and delve into creative projects and pursuits.


"Pandemic Portraiture", a juried and invitation exhibition will explore how artists working in mosaic and mixed media create art that immortalizes this unique moment in time.

Submission link to come!

Pandemic Love Ending, KA, 2021

Class Act 2022

Friday, January 14th - Saturday, March 19th, 2022


The Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics is proud to exhibit the works of past and present students of The Chicago Mosaic School for Class Act 2022. This juried exhibition features students working at all levels of experience, who have studied at CMS from 2005 - present. 


This exhibition showcases the variety of approaches to contemporary mosaic works from local, nation and international artists and reflects the expertise of our dedicated faculty and staff that have made The Chicago Mosaic School the premier center for Mosaic Arts Education in the United States.  Through classes, workshops and Visiting Artist Seminars, these artists have utilized exemplary conceptual and technical excellence in varied approaches and materials. We encourage our students to explore their artistic voices and discover their potential through the medium of mosaic.

Submission link to come!


Sky Spectacle, Wasentha Young