Events and Programs

In addition to our ongoing exhibitions and art classes, we offer special fund-raising events, public programs and an artist-in-residence program designed to engage audiences and offer new insights into contemporary art and practice. You will find a listing of these happenings on the agenda below, or you can link to our calendar. For information on other issues and developments regarding the Evanston Art Center, please read our news articles.

"IN FOCUS" LECTURE SERIES: TANNER WOODFORD, DESIGNING A NEW MUSEUM

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On Sunday, September 26 at 3pm, join us for a lecture, Designing a New Museum, featuring Tanner Woodford. 

This lecture is a part of the ongoing EAC series, "In Focus." "In Focus" features a variety of talks and presentations by ​artists, art professionals, historians and more!

"IN FOCUS" LECTURE SERIES: JULIUS JONES, CITY ON FIRE: CHICAGO 1871

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On Sunday, October 24 at 2pm, join us for a lecture, "City on Fire: Chicago 1871" featuring Julius Jones. 

This lecture is a part of the ongoing EAC series, "In Focus." "In Focus" features a variety of talks and presentations by ​artists, art professionals, historians and more!

In The Realm of Senses presents... "Beethoven 250, Immersive Beethoven & Art"

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In The Realm Of Senses presents... Beethoven 250, Immersive Beethoven & Art

This event is directed by Jeff Yang, Creator of In the Realm of Senses. Learn more about how to participate and register below.


Immersive concert of Beethoven's string quartet with live art creation, floral installation, and unique perfume!

Winter Expo Call for Artists

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CALL FOR ARTISTS

The Evanston Art Center’s Winter Arts & Crafts Expo is one of the largest and most celebrated craft shows in the Chicago area. The annual Winter Expo features original arts and crafts by over 140 selected artisans, featuring works of jewelry, ceramics, fiber, metal, glass, painting, photography, mixed-media, and more.