Be a part of one of Chicago's oldest and most vibrant art communities, the Chicago Arts District (CAD), and benefit from a diverse community of like-minded artists and creative entrepreneurs. Grow your business by participating in CAD sponsored events including the monthly 2nd Fridays Art Walk and the Annual Pilsen East Artists' Open House. With very easy access to the Loop, West Loop, Fulton Market, Greektown, South Loop, SAIC, Columbia, UIC, the Medical District and University of Chicago campus, the Pilsen East/Chicago Arts District area has become a mecca for artists, professionals, and creative entrepreneurs as well as for cultural tourism. So close to downtown: 7 minutes by car, 22 minutes by bus and 14 minutes by bike. Our community has a Walk Score of 89, defined as "Very Walkable" and a Bike Score of 95, defined as a "Biker's Paradise". Be a part of history as this dynamic area grows into one of Chicago's most exciting neighborhoods.