Since it's opening in the year 2000, Richard Norton Gallery has participated regularly in numerous important international fine art fairs throughout the country, including Expo Chicago and The Armory Show Modern in New York. These art fairs draw together some of the world's leading galleries, curators and collectors, and become major venues for the sale and exhibition of Modern and Contemporary art. Such prestigious annual events offer a platform for the gallery to publicly exhibit it's most important recent acquisitions, and provide elegant out-of-town venues to reach out to an international audience. In the past, the gallery has participated in other notable fine art fairs including Art 20 in New York, Works on Paper in New York, Art Chicago, The LA Art Show, The San Francisco International Art Exhibition and The Palm Beach Art & Jewelry Show, among others.

Exhibitions held at Richard Norton Gallery are often dedicated to the artwork of a single artist or a specific collection. The gallery represent's numerous artist's estates and specializes in creating new audiences for historically important artwork of the early Twentieth Century. Some of the past gallery exhibitions include those for such artists as Albert Krehbiel, Pauline Palmer, Karl Buehr, Medard Klein, Robert Erickson, Walter Burt Adams, Hanaiah Harari, Gerrit Sinclair, Richard Koppe, Francis Chapin, Walter Krawiec, R. Leroy Turner, Edgar Miller and Georges Maurice Cloud, among others. Additionally, the gallery has dedicated exhibitions to important private collections, such as the Bridges Collection of Chicago Painting, 1885-1945.

These numerous international fine art fairs and private gallery exhibitions offer successful settings for the sale of fine art through Richard Norton Gallery. Likewise, the gallery's unique location in the Merchandise Mart in Chicago and it's special design clientele, offer a private and exclusive venue for the consignor and collector to acquire, sell and enjoy early Twentieth Century fine art.

  • Haydon 8740

    Fourteen Paintings for the 14th!
    A Valentine for Your Sweetheart -- or Yourself
    February 1st - February 28th, 2018
  • Rasmussen 11541

    My Kind of Town
    Paintings of Chicago by Eigil G. Rasmussen
    December 1st - January 5th, 2017
  • Coen 10125 ur

    SOFA (Sculpture, Objects and Functional Art) Chicago 2017
    Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
    November 2nd - November 5th, 2017
  • Dana 8557

    Leroy Turner & Eugene Dana: Professor & Protegée:
    Influences of Abstraction Création and the New Bauhaus
    October 2nd - October 27th, 2017
  • Dana 8554

    Expo Chicago 2017
    September 13th - September 17th, 2017
  • Krehbiel 9376

    Landscapes in Pastel by Albert Henry Krehbiel
    July 14th - August 18th, 2017
  • Thury 9678

    20th Century Paintings by Women Artists
    A Spring Exhibition Online
    May 1st - May 26th, 2017
  • Cloud 7556

    Georges Maurice Cloud
    Geometric Abstractions
    March 17th - April 21st, 2017
  • Knudsen 8479

    John Knudsen
    Lost Imagist
    November 11th - December 2nd, 2016
  • Turzak 8432

    Charles Turzak:
    The Modern City
    May 13th - June 10th, 2016
  • Avakian 8300

    The City at Mid-Century
    April 28-May 27, 2016
    April 22nd - May 27th, 2016
  • Zywich 8208

    Scenes from the City of Big Shoulders:
    A Selection of 20th Century Paintings of Chicago
    December 11th, 2015 - January 8th, 2016
    Gallery Reception, Friday, December 11, 2015 from 2-5 p.m. at the Gallery
  • Orloff 378

    Modern Art in Chicago
    The Harlan J. Berk Collection
    December 5th, 2014 - January 31st, 2015
  • Dediego 4984

    20th Century American Art,
    Featuring Paintings from the Bridges Collection
    May 22nd - July 31st, 2012

612 Merchandise Mart
Chicago, Illinois 60654

(312) 644-8855

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Gallery Hours
Monday through Friday
9 am to 5 pm