Past Events and Programs

CURATOR LECTURE & SPECIAL BOOK VIEWING: 8TH INTERNATIONAL ARTIST'S BOOK TRIENNIAL

Date: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Join us at the Evanston Art Center for a lecture by Kestutis Vasiliunas, Lithuanian curator of the 8th International Artist's Book Triennial. Guests will have the opportunity to handle select artist books while wearing protective white gloves. 

CLICK HERE to learn more about the exhibition.

CENTRAL STREET SIDEWALK SALE

Date: 
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 10:00am to Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 5:00pm
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CALL FOR ARTISTS!

The Evanston Art Center invites its members and any EAC students who have taken a class this past year to submit their work to sell during the Sidewalk Sale! 

Requirements

  • You must be an EAC member or have taken an EAC class within the past year to participate in this event.

Reserve a Space (Half of a 6ft Table)

Purchase Individual or 3-Day Slots

THE IMPORTANCE OF ART IN DEMENTIA CARE

Date: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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Join us for a documentary viewing of ALZHEIMER’S: A LOVE STORY, a nationally and internationally award winning documentary created by students at the Dodge School of Media Arts, Chapman University, Orange California. This documentary follows the journey of Gregory Maire, a retired architect and interior designer diagnosed with Dementia / Alzheimer’s Disease, and his husband Michael Horvich as they discover the importance of art in Dementia / Alzheimer’s care.

ARTIST TALK & LECTURE: ROBERT D. KLEINSCHMIDT

Date: 
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Join us at the Evanston Art Center for an artist talk and lecture by Robert D. Kleinschmidt!

Robert D. Kleinschmidt of RDK Design is a native Chicagoan. Rob received his Baccalaureate Degree in Architecture from the University of Illinois, followed by a Master of Science in Architecture from Columbia University along with extensive study in Landscape Architecture while attending Columbia.   A William Kinney Fellows Traveling Fellowship followed, providing a year of study abroad.

PAPER MACHE LETTER MARBLING WORKSHOP WITH BLICK

Date: 
Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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DIY Marbling with Papier Mache Letters

at Blick Art Materials (1755 Maple Ave, Evanston, IL 60201)

Express yourself using Marabu Easy Marble dyes to customize your own Papier Mache Letter. Marbling is fun, easy and trendy -- a process that can be used on virtually any substrate. Workshop includes complimentary Papier Mache Letter of your choice, and access to Marabu Easy Marble dyes. Additional items for marbling can be purchased separately for the ultimate customization. Selection may vary.

All ages welcome.

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