Past Events and Programs

ART AFTER FIVE - CRAB TREE FARM

Date: 
Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

RSVP by August 3, 2016

Limit: 40 people

EAC Members $30

 

Art After Five will make a return to visit Crab Tree Farm to view a wonderful collection of American and English decorative arts and furniture. Crab Tree Farm, an estate once owned by William McCormick Blair, is a working farm with a number of period and newly restored buildings. The owner’s collections of American and English Arts and Crafts era furnishings and decorative objects include an impressive collection of Gustav Stickley furniture.

PHOTO VOICE

Date: 
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

PHOTO VOICE

Dialogue and Presentation

Wednesday June 29, 5-7pm

Evanston Art Center

 

THE EVANSTON ART CENTER WANTS YOUR FEEDBACK!

Art After Five

Date: 
Friday, June 17, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

ART AFTER FIVE
Millennium Park, Chicago Residence

Friday, June 17, 2016
6:00-8:00 pm
RSVP by June 16, 2016
Limit: 40 people
EAC Members $25

Join Art After Five Coordinator and celebrated artist Linda Kramer for a tour of an extensive collection of Asian art, which includes a fully restored Edo period Samurai outfit. The collection also includes numerous Greek, Roman, Egyptian, Maori, Oceanic and Native American antiquities.

Art Talk: Mechtild Widrich

Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Join us Thursday March 10th, 6:30-7:30pm for a dialogue with Professor, Art Historian, and Author Mechtild Widrich as she discusses her 2014 book Performative Monuments: The Rematerialisation of Public Art. Manchester University Press, series: "Rethinking Art's Histories, 2014

Performative Monuments: The Rematerialization of Public Art

Sheila Oettinger - A Life Making Sculpture in Clay - Opening Reception

Date: 
Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Opening Reception

Saturday February 13, 2016  1-4 pm

 

Show Runs February 8-22, 2016

Benefit for the Evanston Art Center

Silent Auction

 

Gallery Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 9 pm

Friday: 9 am - 5 pm

Saturday and Sunday: 9 am - 4 pm

 

Galleries are handicapped accessible.
Exhibitions are free and open to the public.

Community Discussion on King, Race, and the Arts

Date: 
Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Saturday January 16
1:30-2:30pm

 
Fleetwood Jourdain Theater, Insight Arts, Evanston Art Center, Making Evanston Equal Together (MEET), and Black Lives Matter Chicago welcome the Evanston community to discuss King's work then and now, issues of race in the arts, and other topical cultural issues. Join us at Fleetwood Jourdain Community Center after the annual Martin Luther King Day celebration.
 

 

Faculty Exhibition Opening Reception

Date: 
Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

JANUARY 10 - FEBRUARY 20, 2016

OPENING RECEPTION
SUNDAY, JANUARY 10, 1-4PM

The Evanston Art Center is proud to present the 2016 Faculty Exhibition. This exhibition demonstrates the talents of over 30 Evanston Art Center faculty members comprised of a dedicated group of teaching artists working in a wide array of mediums. Artwork from each EAC department is showcased including ceramics, digital and 3D arts, drawing, painting, fiber, figure sculpture, jewelry, photography, and printmaking. 

 

E2 ART EXPO

Date: 
Saturday, January 9, 2016 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

SATURDAY, JANUARY 9
12-4 PM
E2 APARTMENTS

Join Evanston Art Center and E2 Apartments this Saturday as we partner to exhibit the work of artists Sarah Kaiser, Wendy Miller, Didier Nolet, Robert Porazinski, and Nina Weiss. The exhibit will be free and open to the public on Saturday, January 9 from 12-4 pm at E2 Apartments, located at 1890 Maple Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201 in the 4th floor lounge. 

Verena Brassel

Date: 
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 1:00am to Sunday, December 20, 2015 - 1:00am

Expressions From Ancient RootsA Spiritual Journey
November 21 – December 20

Opening Reception:
Saturday, November 21, 2015, 1–4pm

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