Old Town Art Fair - Chicago, IL
Jun
8
to Jun 9

Old Town Art Fair - Chicago, IL

  • 1763 N. North North Park Avenue Chicago, IL, 60614 United States (map)
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The Old Town Art Fair takes place on Saturday, June 8 and Sunday, June 9, 2019 in the heart of the charming Old Town Triangle Historic District. There will

be 250 nationally acclaimed artists, an estimated 30,000 art lovers, a Garden Walk, Live Music, Food Court and Children’s Corner.

Gates open Saturday 10:00 am to 7:00 pm and Sunday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, rain or shine.

WHERE WE ARE:

Old Town Triangle Historic District (Not to be confused with our neighbors just south of North Avenue on Wells Street. Yes, there are TWO DIFFERENT FAIRS happening in Old Town on the same weekend.)

The Old Town Art Fair is centered at the Old Town Triangle Association building:
1763 N. North Park Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614

FIND YOUR WAY:

Click here for an interactive map to the Fair from your current location.

Click here for a Map of the Art Fair, with gate, booth, stage and food locations.

ENTRY GATES:

Lincoln Avenue at Wisconsin (MAIN GATE)

  • Lincoln Park West at Wisconsin

  • North Park at Willow

  • Sedgwick at Menomonee

  • Sedgwick at Wisconsin

  • Wells Street at Menomonee

A Donation of $10 per adult is kindly requested. Children enter free! PARKING:

We strongly recommend taking public transportation (there are TWO DIFFERENT Art Fairs in Old Town on the same weekend after all!), but if you must drive, these are nearby parking garages/lots:

Pipers Alley Parking, 222 West North Ave. between N. North Park & Wells St.

History Museum lot at Stockton & LaSalle

More information about the fair: http://www.oldtownartfair.org/

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Naperville Art Fair - Naperville, IL
Sep
21
to Sep 22

Naperville Art Fair - Naperville, IL

  • 228 South Main Street Naperville, IL, 60540 United States (map)
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Where:
Naperville, Illinois: Main & Jackson and along the Riverwalk in the downtown section

Event Summary
Established in 1985, the Riverwalk Fine Art Fair is among the top rated art fairs in the nation. Held annually on the prestigious Riverwalk in Naperville, Illinois, the two day event draws more than 74,000 art conscious citizens from near and far. Enjoyed by artists for its sophisticated crowds, attentive staff and beautiful location, the fair is recognized as a premier festival of fine art and fine craft. The show has earned the reputation of being well juried, skillfully organized and very artist friendly. A strong advertising campaign helps to keep this highly anticipated event a favorite of both vendors and patrons.

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Solo Show - Starline Gallery, Harvard, IL
Oct
24
to Nov 9

Solo Show - Starline Gallery, Harvard, IL

Where: 300 West Front Street – Starline Factory Stanchion Pub – Harvard, IL 60033

Escape the winter doldrums and join us for a fabulous night of art, music, food and drink! Starline’s 4th Friday features a juried mixed art exhibit, photography contest, vendor artists, open resident artist studios, live music and so much more. We hope to see you there!

Doors open at 6 and the show wraps up at 9, but please join us in our After Hours area for one last song and drink in the second floor bar area until 10.

$10 cover (17 and under free with paying adult)

About: Starline Factory is home to “4th Fridays,” a regional art event that has become one of the most dynamic art attractions in the region.  The event is grounded in the idea of joining artists, buyers and art enthusiasts for a unique experience in an artistically crafted, historic location.  Held on the fourth Friday of the month from January through August, with a year-end finale in October, the event features a juried mixed art exhibit, photo contest, vendor artists, open Starline Factory artist studios as well as a featured solo artist exhibit.  In addition, the event offers live music and cash bars for beer, wine, coffee and mixed drinks on two levels.  Spend your 4th Friday strolling through an art event, nibble on delicious hors d’oeuvres, and listen to live music in a venue that is truly one-of-a-kind.  What could be better?  

More information at: https://starlinefactory.com/4th-fridays/

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Open Studio - Aurora, IL
Dec
7
5:30 PM17:30

Open Studio - Aurora, IL

Where: 2525 Coach & Surrey Lane, Aurora, IL

About: Visit the studio of artist mays mayhew to see how art is created, works in process, & 60+ artworks on display.

Light hors d’oeuvres served


Parents: Kid-friendly movies playing and toy room upstairs.


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Fox River Arts Ramble: Open Studio Weekend
Apr
13
to Apr 14

Fox River Arts Ramble: Open Studio Weekend

Fox River Arts Ramble: Open Studio Weekend

Saturday, April 13-14, 2019

10am – 5pm

Mays Mayhew Art Studio Location

Mays Mayhew is proud to open her art studio to the public for the first time ever for one night. (more details on Facebook)

The works of professional visual artist, Mays Mayhew, will be displayed at her art studio, located at 2525 Coach & Surrey Ln, Aurora, IL.


Mayhew said the work in her studio is from over 15 years of painting and drawing. Visitors will be able to view over 100 works from sketchbooks, oil paintings to framed pencil drawings. Also, on display will be time lapse videos showing how the work is created. These works provide a visual roadmap from past topics of love to the present subject of gray-scale Doppelgangers. All work is for sale.


The event is free and open to the public.

Parents, this is a kids-friendly event—Kids are welcome to come.

More information regarding the artist contact Mays Mayhew at Mays@MaysMayhew.com.

More information about the Fox River Arts Ramble and other participating locations: www.foxriverarts.com.

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Dec
1
5:00 PM17:00

Open Studio Night

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Mays Mayhew is proud to open her art studio to the public for the first time ever for one night. (See more details on Facebook)

The works of professional visual artist, Mays Mayhew, will be displayed Dec. 1st, Saturday, from 5 to 9 pm at her art studio, located at 2525 Coach & Surrey Ln, Aurora, IL. Mayhew will give a talk about her practice at 7pm.

Live music will be provided by The Red Piano and friends. The event is free and open to the public.

Mayhew said the work in her studio is from over 15 years of painting and drawing. Visitors will be able to view over 100 works from sketchbooks, oil paintings to framed pencil drawings. Also, on display will be time lapse videos showing how the work is created. All work is for sale. These works provide a visual roadmap from past topics of love to the present subject of gray-scale Doppelgangers.

*Parents, this is a kid friendly event. There will be a separate play area and kid-friendly movies playing in a different room.

For more information regarding the artist contact Mays Mayhew at Mays@MaysMayhew.com

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