Past Events and Programs
ART AFTER FIVE
WINNETKA RESIDENCE location
Friday, September 22, 2017
RSVP by September 20, 2017
YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO TIME AND TIFFANY
The museum is not yet open to the general public. The Art Center is privileged to have a private fundraising event on August 31st at the museum.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 2017
COCKTAILS AND HORS D’OEUVRES
TOUR THE MUSEUM FOR A SPECIAL FIRST VIEW
HALIM TIME & GLASS MUSEUM
1560 OAK AVENUE
EVANSTON, IL 60201
CENTRAL STREET SIDEWALK SALE
JULY 13 - 15, 2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS
The Evanston Art Center invites any EAC students who have taken a class this past year to submit their work to sell during the Sidewalk Sale!
$25 entrance fee for all artists. Artists will receive a 3x3 foot table space to display their work. Artists keep 100% proceeds from their sales!
The art sale will take place from 11:30am-3pm July 13-15, rain or shine!
Join us at the Evanston Art Center for a reception to celebrate the opening of Surface Tension: Beauty and Fragility in Lake Michigan
Join us at the Evanston Art Center for a reception to celebrate the opening of Geoscience Embriodery: Works by Bonnie Peterson
EVANSTON MADE SIP N' SHOP
Thursday, June 29, 5-9pm
Shop and meet local artisans at the Evanston Made Pop-up Shop, sip cocktails, snack and enjoy a boutique shopping experience along the way! All attendees will receive a coupon for a discounted EAC class. Bring a friend!
EVANSTON MADE KIDS!
Evanston Art Center
June 17, 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon of FREE activities for kids and their families! The EAC will host a variety of activities including artist demonstrations; live storytelling and drum playing with Oba William King; readings and interactive activities with Jackie Theibert, local author of “Aneeka and Juanito” and "Yogi Monsters"; and make-and-take art activities.
The Evanston Art Center is partnering with Central Street Business Association and Evanston Made to present the second Central Street Art Walk from June 9-11, 2017.
Join us at the Evanston Art Center for a reception to celebrate the opening of Home is Where I Am: Javier Jassio
Join us at the Evanston Art Center for a reception to celebrate the opening of the Evanston Made Group Show!
EVANSTON ART CENTER
SPRING BENEFIT ART PARTY
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 6:00pm
Experience…The Lives We Touch and the Art We Create
Join us for a night of silent and live auctions, dinner, dancing, and wine!
ART AFTER FIVE | LINDA KRAMER
North Suburban location
Friday, May 5, 2017, 7:00-9:00pm
RSVP by May 1, 2017
EAC is partnering with Restoration Division to offer a unique set of lectures and events that are free and open to the public! Restoration Division specializes in conservation work on all media, including paintings, artworks on paper, photographs, documents, Asian screens and scrolls, objects, frames, murals, icons and textiles. Come by to learn different parts of the restoration process, as well as consult with conservation professionals on ways to restore your own artwork!
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Join Evanston Art Center as we host an open house on Saturday, April 15 from 12-3pm!
Demonstrations and studio visits
- Jewelry-Making Demonstration with Leslie Perrino
- Intaglio Printmaking Demonstration with Duffy O’Connor
- Simply Henna (Mehendi) Demonstration with Lakshmi Kamath
The Art of Woodworking
April 12 - 16, 2017
Wednesday, April 12, 6-8pm
Join us for an evening of wine and shopping!
Expo open Thursday – Sunday, 10am – 4pm
Stop in and shop a selection of arts and crafts by 20 artists working in ceramics, fiber, jewelry, painting, and photography. Come celebrate Spring and find one-of-a-kind gifts for all of your upcoming occasions!