FIGMENT Chicago catalyzes and celebrates an abundance of creativity and passion, challenging artists and our communities to find new ways to create, share, think, and dream.


Coming to Jefferson Memorial Park August 16-17;
Deadline for Call for Submissions August 4

It's official! We will be holding FIGMENT on August 16-17 at Jefferson Memorial Park. Both days: 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Thank you to Alderman John Arena and Jefferson Memorial Park Advisory Council for your support; this wouldn't be happening without you.

FIGMENT Chicago's Call for Submissions is NOW OPEN! Artists, doers, and experimenters of all kinds are welcome to enliven Jefferson Memorial Park with art projects & interactive fun. We encourage submissions well before our August 4 deadline.

Want to get involved today? Please sign up to volunteer. And donations to get our event up and running are much appreciated!

Want a glimpse at FIGMENT in action? At FIGMENT 2013 at Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago Public Media’s WBEZ (91.5 FM) came out for a couple days, and put together this short video. Check it out: