Wedge exists to:
Expand access to contemporary art in Chicago, and the Rogers Park area;
Recognize and benefit artists by supporting the fullness of their creative and professional aspirations;
Catalyze creative growth and foster interrelationships between artists and the community; and
Create and provide opportunities, contributions and services aimed at generating a sustainable web of meaningful impact beyond its walls and name.
Increasing exposure to art and supporting artists benefits a community when it enables opportunity. Through innovative, flexible programming and outreach, Wedge is dedicated to serving artists, engaged in diverse and compelling work across a variety of disciplines. This makes possible a broader range of options for engaging with a multiplicity of audiences as it promotes a model of inclusiveness, connectedness and collaboration.