Call for Artists

Art in City Hall – Fall 2016

Exhibition Dates: September 26, 2016 – January 6, 2017
Opening Reception: October 24, 2016  3:30-5:00pm

Entry Deadline: September 2, 2016

The Art Center-Highland Park (TAC) is currently seeking artists to exhibit work in Highland Park’s City Hall building, located at 1707 St. John’s Ave in Highland Park, IL, for the fall exhibition. The purpose of this exhibit is to support and promote the arts in our local community. Open to Illinois artists living in Lake County, we are seeking original 2-D artwork created by submitting artists in the last 5 years. All artwork must be wired, framed and ready for hanging if accepted. Art in City Hall is an ongoing collaboration between The Art Center – Highland Park and the City of Highland Park.

This call for entry is now closed.

Voices & Visions: Standing on the Bridge Between Health & Disease

The Art Center-Highland Park (TAC) is looking for art that expresses how cancer can be a metaphor for so many areas in our lives. We invite all artists whose works include the many issues pertaining to cancer from facing one’s mortality to survival and strength. We are looking for art that helps us find meaning in life’s struggles and revealing how art has the power to heal. The show will run from September 9 through October 7, 2016. Awards will be given to Best of Show, First, Second and Third place based on the number of entries submitted.

This call for entry is now closed. Artists will be notified of the status of their entry by August 18th via e-mail.

For information about exhibit proposals, please click here.

Questions?  Send an e-mail to  or call 847.432.1888.