EVANSTON MADE

June 1 - 30, 2019

Opening Reception: Friday, May 31 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.


There are so many ways to participate! Check them out below:

EVANSTON MADE GROUP SHOW

Evanston artists living or working in Evanston are invited to participate in the 6th Annual Evanston Made Group Show at the Evanston Art Center.

Below are details for artists interested in participating in the Group Show:

  • Deadline: Entry form and THREE images of proposed works are due May 1, 2019 (This year's show will be curated)
  • 2D Size Maximum: 24”w x 36”h
  • 3D Size Maximum: Must be installed on a 12”w pedestal.
  • Work must have been completed within the past year
  • Pricing: All work must be for sale
  • All art openings and exhibits are FREE and open to the public.

Deadline to apply to the Group Show is May 1, 2019.

CLICK HERE to apply!

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POP UP GALLERY & STORE

Hosted by the Evanston Art Center and produced by Anomaly Productions, the Pop-Up Gallery and Store is an "all-inclusive" event, located in the lobby of the Evanston Art Center from May 31 - June 30. Artists are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

Merchandise includes ceramics, clothing, glassware, jewelry, letterpress/print, metalwork, mosiac, sculpture, soap/oil, textile/fiber, woodwork/furniture & more.

CLICK HERE to apply!

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SIDE / LOT EXPERIMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL

SIDE/LOT is accepting submissions of experimental and short-form videos created by video makers who live or work in Evanston as part of Evanston Made.

  • Work must be three minutes or less in duration.
  • Work will be juried by a panel of three artist/filmmakers.
  • Student work is welcome.
  • Collaborative work is welcome.

Outdoor screening at the Evanston Art Center on Friday, May 31st starting at 8:45 pm, and indoor screenings at the Evanston Art Center at regular times throughout June. 

Deadline to apply to SIDE / LOT is April 15, 2019.

CLICK HERE to apply!

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EVANSTON MADE KIDS! Pop Up Shop

The Evanston Made Kids! Pop Up Shop is located in the lobby of the Evanston Art Center during Evanston Made Kids on June 9, and features works for sale by Evanston Creative Kids! Only 18 vendors are invited to sell their wares, so be sure to sign up early. Ages 9-18 welcome.

CLICK HERE to apply!


RELATED EVENTS

 

EVANSTON MADE KIDS!

Sunday, June 9, 11am - 3pm

Evanston Made Kids! features a family-friendly FREE day of making, creating, selling and celebrating Evanston's Young Creatives hosted by the Evanston Art Center!

 

SIP N' SHOP

Thursday, June 27, 6 - 8pm

Enjoy a night of art & shopping! 

Date: 
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 4:00pm