Custom Framing, fine art prints, posters and greeting cards since 1985. Artist owned and operated. Also home to “The Saw Room” Exhibition Space, dedicated to showing local original artwork.
AS YOU LIKE IT was created 1979 as an alternative store front art gallery for local artists, into which was incorporated a one-chair hair salon. Our space has grown and evolved, as has our commitment to local art. Since we began, we’ve featured continuous, large exhibits of a variety of styles and media, including: works on paper, painting, collage, quilts, photography, stained glass, wearable art, jewelry, prints and mixed-media.
The Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative teaching and learning resource for Northwestern University and its surrounding communities, featuring a global exhibition program that crosses time periods and cultures and serves as a springboard for thought-provoking discussions. The Block mounts exhibitions; commissions new work; organizes lectures, symposia, and workshops; and screens classic and contemporary films at its in-house cinema. With over 5,000 artworks, the permanent collection of the Block Museum boasts rich and diverse holdings of prints, drawings, and photography and continues to expand its holdings of works in every medium that that support the museum’s global and interdisciplinary mission.
Always free and open to all.
Dittmar Memorial Gallery, established at Norris University Center in 1972, is a student-operated gallery whose goal is to expose, enlighten and challenge the Northwestern University community with the emerging and underrepresented artists from the Chicago area and the Midwest. It seeks to provide well-deserved exposure to those outside or on the margins of the mainstream art world.
Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. – 7 Days a Week.
Gather is a drop-in art and playspace in downtown Evanston for parents and children through age 8. Hours for open play are Monday through Friday 9am – 3pm, Sat and Sun 9am – 12pm. In addition, we have registered music and language classes during and after open play hours – Classes and events. Parents with pre-walkers can relax in a private room with comfy couches, soft toys, books and puzzles and complimentary coffee, tea and water. Monthly guest artist exhibits featuring the work of Illinois artists. Pricing. Available for private events.
The Gillock Gallery advocates for young artists by showcasing and promoting their developing work, traditional representational painting to mixed media works and photography.
Great Lakes Art Studio is a Midwest leader in fabrication, fine art casting, restoration, and innovative design. This company offers a full range of services: fabrication, casting, and restoration of stair railings, furniture, antiques, architectural elements and sculpture. They are equipped to handle a simple repair as well as a site-specific public sculpture.
Visitors are welcome at their studio.
Gallery offers a variety of original work, ranging from sculpture and stained glass to photography and oil painting. Also sells archival quality historic posters, handmade clocks, and mosaic tables. The majority of the items are created by Chicago and Evanston-based artists.
Features changing exhibits of artists from the Chicago area. Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tours are available and admission is always free.
Located at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center.
A non-profit arts and social service organization offering workshops, classes, exhibitions, and community outreach activities as means of bringing the creative process to individuals of all ages and backgrounds to inspire personal growth, interpersonal understanding, and social change. Community outreach programs include:
Art and Action free year-round after school and summer programs for 8-18 year-old at-risk youths, Art and Wellness a program for adults working towards maintaining mental health and personal growth and Art and Envisioning program which offers the OSP process as a tool for business, leadership, and decision-making.
Gallery 901 Exhibits of community artists and groups which celebrate the affirmative impact of the creative process, and which encourage positive social change.
Additional contacts: email@example.com(gallery exhibition and community outreach information)
Cooperative, community-based fine art photography gallery featuring photographers from Evanston and other Chicago communitites. Offers group exhibitions, individual shows, workshops, youth programs and juried invitational shows.
Pottery classes for adults, and for children age 6 and up.
Gallery features handmade functional and decorative pottery, hand carved wooden boxes and blown glass, and hand-painted ceramics from Italy, jewelry, candles, frames, and other gift items.
Discover Evanston Art Events. Discover Evanston Artists.
We are the home for discovering Evanston artists through our commitment to producing exhibition opportunities and promoting Evanston Art Events.
Evanston Made produces art events throughout the year. Most of these events are open to the public but we also host members only events.