Future Exhibits

February Youth Arts Month

February 4th – 27th, 2017

District 113: February 4th – 14th, 2017
Opening Reception: Wednesday, Friday, February 8 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
District 112: February 17th – 27th, 2017
Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 22 | 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.


A Community outreach exhibition featuring the talented student artists of North Shore School District’s 112 elementary and middle schools and District 113- Highland Park High School & Deer eld High School.


Embedded Messages: Debating the Dream, Truth, Justice and the American Way Exhibition

March 3 – April 2, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, March 3 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Sally Edelstein, Justyne Fischer, Karen Gutfreund, Penny Mateer, Sinan Revell, Debra Thompson, Linda Vallejo and Margi Weir. This exhibition examines the current political climate in regards to social justice with works that address issues of social justice, stimulate dialog on truth, justice and the American Way. The topics and issues shown within the artist works are vast: racism, sexism, classicism, sexuality, gender identity, immigration, poverty, the environment, violence, and the ongoing wars. The work is unified by topic, with “embedded messages” running throughout. Curated by Karen Gutfreund.


Beneath the Surface Exhibition

March 3 – April 2, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, March 10 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Beneath the Surface is a juried exhibit using encaustic techniques, revealing the multifaceted layers to express messages. The meanings are sublime and often subtle taking on a quiet reverie.  Requires the viewer to take time to find what is beneath the surface.  Curated by Caren Helene Rudman.


Central Suburban League (CSL) Student Exhibition

April 10 – April 24, 2017
Opening Reception: Tuesday, April 18


Figurative Allusion Exhibition

May 4 – June 25, 2017
Gala Reception: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Opening Reception: TBD
Exhibiting artists: Elanore Spies Ferris, Gladys Nilsson, and Sergio Gomez. Curated by Beth Shadur.


The Landscapes: Rhythm, and Form in Contrast Exhibition

May 4 – June 25, 2017
Gala Reception: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Opening Reception: TBD
Exhibiting artists: Troy Henriksen, Dariusz Labuzek, Shar Couslson, Fidel Rodriguez, Yang Yang, Brigitte Wolf, Silvio Porzionato


Artspace 8 Gallery Exhibition

July 1 – July 28, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, July 7, 2017 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Exhibiting artists: Troy Henriksen, Dariusz Labuzek, Shar Couslson, Fidel Rodriguez, Yang Yang, Brigitte Wolf, Silvio Porzionato


Chicago Printmaking Collaborative Exhibition

July 1 – July 28, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, July 7, 2017 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Exhibiting artists: Troy Henriksen, Dariusz Labuzek, Shar Couslson, Fidel Rodriguez, Yang Yang, Brigitte Wolf, Silvio Porzionato