EVANSTON MADE

June 1 - 30, 2018

Opening Reception: Friday, June 1 from 6 - 9pm

Evanston Made is an annual celebration in June that focuses on showcasing Evanston creatives. Throughout the month of June, studios, galleries, museums, workshops and businesses open their doors to showcase works (artistic, artisanal, etc.) and host events by Evanston creatives.

Group Show & Exhibit
June 1 – 30 at Evanston Art Center
Opening reception, June 1, 6 – 9pm
 
Pop Up Gallery & Store
June 1 – 30 at Evanston Art Center
 
Artist Studio Tours
June 2, 12 – 5pm 
Maps online at  evanstonmade.com/artists-studios/ & at Evanston Art Center
 
Evanston Made Kids!
June 10, 11am – 4pm at Evanston Art Center
FREE fun & creativity for kids & their families!
 
SIDE/LOT
Outdoor film screening, June 1, 8 – 9pm
Artist Talk & Performance: Saturday, June 16, 1:00pm
Indoor film screenings:
Tuesday, June 5, 7 - 8pm, screening no Q&A
Tuesday, June 12, 7 - 8pm, screening no Q&A
Tuesday, June 19, 7 - 8pm, screening and Q&A with all filmmakers
Tuesday, June 26, 7 - 8pm, screening and Q&A with District 65 filmmakers

SIDE/LOT, an experimental video showcase of work by local Evanston artists, will present an outdoor screening will take place on the north side of the Art Center on June 1 at 8PM, in addition to regularly scheduled indoor screenings throughout June. Featured filmmakers include Jonah Charlton, Sabba Elahi, Joey Garfield, Alice George, Kevin Valentine, D65 Animators (Benji, Faith, Finn, Jahvon, Josie and Sophia).

As a part of this collaboration, artists Erin Hayden and Jeff Robinson will present a large-scale outdoor installation titled Sell Me Direct that explores the liminal state of parking lots. Robinson's sculptures point to the anxiety and heightened awareness we feel when in transition. Hayden's large banners explore the anticipation of acquisition. This installation is curated by Mat Rappaport and Anne Hayden Stevens, curators of the Terrain Biennial in Evanston.

Artist Talk with Maggie Meiners

Thursday, June 14, 6 - 7pm

Artist Talk with Joerg Metzner

Thursday, June 21, 7 - 8pm

Sip & Shop
Thursday, June 28, 6 - 8pm

For additional information on upcoming programming, make sure to visit www.evanstonmade.org

Date: 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 4:00pm