Submitted by Evanston Made

The 2020 Year of Kindness and Nonviolent Action is a Public Art and Community Engagement initiative that uses the transformative power of the arts to bring people together around the common goal of fostering an inclusive and peaceful community.


Join in community art making for all ages; including food, drinks and music at this FREE event for all Evanston community members & families. Learn more at kindnessinactionevanston.com. Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center, 1655 Foster St. Sunday, Jan. 26, 3-5p.

The 2020 Year of Kindness and Nonviolent Action is a Public Art and Community Engagement initiative that uses the transformative power of the arts to bring people together around the common goal of fostering an inclusive and peaceful community.


Join in community art making for all ages; including food, drinks and music at this FREE event for all Evanston community members & families. Learn more at kindnessinactionevanston.com. Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center, 1655 Foster St. Sunday, Jan. 26, 3-5p.

The 2020 Year of Kindness and Nonviolent Action is a Public Art and Community Engagement initiative that uses the transformative power of the arts to bring people together around the common goal of fostering an inclusive and peaceful community.


Join in community art making for all ages; including food, drinks and music at this FREE event for all Evanston community members & families. Learn more at kindnessinactionevanston.com. Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center, 1655 Foster St. Sunday, Jan. 26, 3-5p.

 
First Saturday Evanston Art Events, 2/1, 10-8p, enjoy Evanston’s Art Scene at art openings, pop up sales, community art making & more. Photo by Joerg Metzner. #collectevanstonart


Transgender witness quilt sewing circle with Melissa Blount at the North Branch of Evanston Public Library, 2026 Central St., 1-4p


The Sarah Series: Paintings by Connie Gillock, Open Studio Project Gallery 901, 901 Sherman Ave., 3-5p


I Love Evanston Art Group Show, 1100 Florence Ave., 5-9p


Steve Geer | Joerg Metzner, Perspective Photography Gallery, 1310-1/2 Chicago Ave, 5-7p.


Jade Yu: Contemporary Dialogue Through Mixed Media,

Ice House Gallery, 609 South Blvd., open 12-6p, reception 5-7p


Chris Froeter Exhibit, The Saw Room at Alley Gallery, 1712 Sherman Ave., 5-7p


SPACE900, 816 Dempster St., 12-5p


Drawing & Meditation Workshop w Sarah Kaiser, Studio 215, 927 Noyes, 1-4p


Artem Pop Up Gallery, 1627 Sherman Ave., 12-6p

 
First Saturday Evanston Art Events, 2/1, 10-8p, enjoy Evanston’s Art Scene at art openings, pop up sales, community art making & more. Photo by Joerg Metzner. #collectevanstonart


Transgender witness quilt sewing circle with Melissa Blount at the North Branch of Evanston Public Library, 2026 Central St., 1-4p


The Sarah Series: Paintings by Connie Gillock, Open Studio Project Gallery 901, 901 Sherman Ave., 3-5p


I Love Evanston Art Group Show, 1100 Florence Ave., 5-9p


Steve Geer | Joerg Metzner, Perspective Photography Gallery, 1310-1/2 Chicago Ave, 5-7p.


Jade Yu: Contemporary Dialogue Through Mixed Media,

Ice House Gallery, 609 South Blvd., open 12-6p, reception 5-7p


Chris Froeter Exhibit, The Saw Room at Alley Gallery, 1712 Sherman Ave., 5-7p


SPACE900, 816 Dempster St., 12-5p


Drawing & Meditation Workshop w Sarah Kaiser, Studio 215, 927 Noyes, 1-4p


Artem Pop Up Gallery, 1627 Sherman Ave., 12-6p

 
First Saturday Evanston Art Events, 2/1, 10-8p, enjoy Evanston’s Art Scene at art openings, pop up sales, community art making & more. Photo by Joerg Metzner. #collectevanstonart


Transgender witness quilt sewing circle with Melissa Blount at the North Branch of Evanston Public Library, 2026 Central St., 1-4p


The Sarah Series: Paintings by Connie Gillock, Open Studio Project Gallery 901, 901 Sherman Ave., 3-5p


I Love Evanston Art Group Show, 1100 Florence Ave., 5-9p


Steve Geer | Joerg Metzner, Perspective Photography Gallery, 1310-1/2 Chicago Ave, 5-7p.


Jade Yu: Contemporary Dialogue Through Mixed Media,

Ice House Gallery, 609 South Blvd., open 12-6p, reception 5-7p


Chris Froeter Exhibit, The Saw Room at Alley Gallery, 1712 Sherman Ave., 5-7p


SPACE900, 816 Dempster St., 12-5p


Drawing & Meditation Workshop w Sarah Kaiser, Studio 215, 927 Noyes, 1-4p


Artem Pop Up Gallery, 1627 Sherman Ave., 12-6p

Membership Benefits


Evanston Made’s mission is to connect Evanston artists with the public through programming, exhibitions and professional development. We are excited to announce a new partnership with the City of Evanston, exhibiting member’s art in the City Council Chambers at the Lorraine Morton Civic Center. Every six months, 12 new artists will be given the chance to submit works, the next call is in June. Learn more about membership at evanstonmade.org/membership

Membership Benefits


Evanston Made’s mission is to connect Evanston artists with the public through programming, exhibitions and professional development. We are excited to announce a new partnership with the City of Evanston, exhibiting member’s art in the City Council Chambers at the Lorraine Morton Civic Center. Every six months, 12 new artists will be given the chance to submit works, the next call is in June. Learn more about membership at evanstonmade.org/membership

Membership Benefits


Evanston Made’s mission is to connect Evanston artists with the public through programming, exhibitions and professional development. We are excited to announce a new partnership with the City of Evanston, exhibiting member’s art in the City Council Chambers at the Lorraine Morton Civic Center. Every six months, 12 new artists will be given the chance to submit works, the next call is in June. Learn more about membership at evanstonmade.org/membership

Tuesday, February 4th, 6:30-8 p, at the Evanston Ecology Center! It’s our year end All Members Meeting! Agenda includes:

  • What’s planned for 2020
  • A quick review of 2019 
  • Brief review of Year End Survey
  • Q&A
  • Bright Nights Powerpoint presentation 
  • Refreshments and Socializing

Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd. Click here to RSVP.

Tuesday, February 4th, 6:30-8 p, at the Evanston Ecology Center! It’s our year end All Members Meeting! Agenda includes:

  • What’s planned for 2020
  • A quick review of 2019 
  • Brief review of Year End Survey
  • Q&A
  • Bright Nights Powerpoint presentation 
  • Refreshments and Socializing

Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd. Click here to RSVP.

Tuesday, February 4th, 6:30-8 p, at the Evanston Ecology Center! It’s our year end All Members Meeting! Agenda includes:

  • What’s planned for 2020
  • A quick review of 2019 
  • Brief review of Year End Survey
  • Q&A
  • Bright Nights Powerpoint presentation 
  • Refreshments and Socializing

Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd. Click here to RSVP.

Art Encounter Night Visions at the studio of Kathy Halper

Evanston Made Members get half off, email info@artencounter.org to RSVP


Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9 p

Art Encounter Night Visions at the studio of Kathy Halper

Evanston Made Members get half off, email info@artencounter.org to RSVP


Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9 p

Art Encounter Night Visions at the studio of Kathy Halper

Evanston Made Members get half off, email info@artencounter.org to RSVP


Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9 p

Art Encounter Night Visions at the studio of Kathy Halper

Evanston Made Members get half off, email info@artencounter.org to RSVP


Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9 p

Art Encounter Night Visions at the studio of Kathy Halper

Evanston Made Members get half off, email info@artencounter.org to RSVP


Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9 p

Art Encounter Night Visions at the studio of Kathy Halper

Evanston Made Members get half off, email info@artencounter.org to RSVP


Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9 p

Call for Vendors!

One River school is hosting a Hygge Pop-Up Market during Downtown Evanston’s HyggeFest in February.

Think cozy, hygge-tastic gifts that have been handcrafted with care by local Evanston creatives. Click here to sign up to sell your wares!

Call for Vendors!

One River school is hosting a Hygge Pop-Up Market during Downtown Evanston’s HyggeFest in February.

Think cozy, hygge-tastic gifts that have been handcrafted with care by local Evanston creatives. Click here to sign up to sell your wares!

Call for Vendors!

One River school is hosting a Hygge Pop-Up Market during Downtown Evanston’s HyggeFest in February.

Think cozy, hygge-tastic gifts that have been handcrafted with care by local Evanston creatives. Click here to sign up to sell your wares!

Events 2020

First Saturday Evanston Art Events ALL Year, Starting Jan. 4


February 4 – Annual Meeting 

February – Evanston Loves Art 


April – Art for the Earth Month

May 29 – June 30 – Group Show & Pop Up at Evanston Art Center

June 6 & 7 – Artist Studio Tour

June 6 – Evanston Made Kids Pop Up

September 27 – Maker’s Market

October 3 & 4 – Artist Studio Tour

Stay current with ALL art events at evanstonmade.org/em-events/

Events 2020

First Saturday Evanston Art Events ALL Year, Starting Jan. 4


February 4 – Annual Meeting 

February – Evanston Loves Art 


April – Art for the Earth Month

May 29 – June 30 – Group Show & Pop Up at Evanston Art Center

June 6 & 7 – Artist Studio Tour

June 6 – Evanston Made Kids Pop Up

September 27 – Maker’s Market

October 3 & 4 – Artist Studio Tour

Stay current with ALL art events at evanstonmade.org/em-events/

Events 2020

First Saturday Evanston Art Events ALL Year, Starting Jan. 4


February 4 – Annual Meeting 

February – Evanston Loves Art 


April – Art for the Earth Month

May 29 – June 30 – Group Show & Pop Up at Evanston Art Center

June 6 & 7 – Artist Studio Tour

June 6 – Evanston Made Kids Pop Up

September 27 – Maker’s Market

October 3 & 4 – Artist Studio Tour

Stay current with ALL art events at evanstonmade.org/em-events/

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