Recycled (pre-owned) Art Sale

Opening Night Benefit: Friday, October 21, 2016
Tickets: $75 in advance and $85 at the door
Open to the Public: October 22 – November 10, 2016
Location: The Art Center – Highland Park | 1957 Sheridan Road | Highland Park
TAC invites the public to “GOGH GREEN,” as it hosts its 28th annual Recycled (pre-owned) Art sale from October 21st through November 10. Art aficionados can get a ‘first look’ at the exclusive Opening Night Benefit on Friday, October 21 at 7pm, while enjoying drinks and light hors d’oeuvres. Tax-deductible tickets are $75 in advance or $85 at the door. Proceeds from this event help support TAC’s mission and programs, including our scholarship and outreach program. The sale includes thousands of pieces that have been donated to TAC from private collectors, galleries, estates sales and institutions throughout the year, including paintings, prints, ceramics, decorative objects, vintage posters, silver, antiques, sculpture, art glass, jewelry, and more.

To purchase tickets or for more information, please click here.

wormwoodWormwood: The Play

Premiering: Friday, October 28, 2016
The Art Center – Highland Park: Cortesi Gallery | 1957 Sheridan Road, Highland Park
Tickets: $20, seating is limited.
Engagement: Six performances exclusively at TAC
Saturday, October 29th from 7:00 – 9:00pm,
Sunday, October 30th from 5:00 – 7:00pm
Friday, November 4th from 7:00 – 9:00pm,
Saturday, November 5th from 7:00 – 9:00pm and
Sunday, November 6th from 5:00 – 7:00pm

To purchase tickets online, please click here.

A German Expressionistic Dystopia two act stage play, by Kevin Lucero Less, premieres at The Art Center – Highland Park on October 28, 2016. Wormwood: The Play is a language driven dark comedy about a young man who is plucked from obscurity by the motion picture industry, and the trials and tribulations therein. The style of this play is overtly expressionist, alive with mood and emotion. Starring many award-winning Chicago actors. This full length live production will have a limited engagement of six performances exclusively at TAC on October 28, 29, 30 and November 4, 5, 6 (Fridays and Saturdays at 7pm – 9pm, and Sundays at 5pm – 7pm) Tickets are $20, seating is limited. Any questions about the production can be forwarded to 

You can also purchase tickets by phone: contact Kelly Duffy at The Art Center – Highland Park 847.432.1888 or email Kelly at Large groups or any special needs, contact The Art Center – Highland Park directly.

TAC’s Abilities Awareness Boutique and Artful Holiday Sale

Sunday, December 4th: 10:00am-4:00pm
Entry Deadline: November 1, 2016
This event features handcrafted works of art for the holidays, by talented TAC Faculty, Members, and Student artists with disabilities, including ceramics, jewelry, fiber art, paintings, photography, mosaics, and more! Shop local this holiday season at TAC! We will offer several children’s art activities so parents can shop. Interested in participating? Participation as a vendor at this event is open to all TAC Members, Faulty, and Student artists with disabilities. Prospectus available here.