Events

Expo Art Week 2019 programming

September 20, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Nada Programming Economies of Scale Thursday, September 19, 12pm What unique opportunities can small scale exhibition spaces provide artists and…
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11th Annual Chili Cook-off

November 2, 2019 - November 2, 2019

Join us in celebrating 11 years of heartburn with celebrity guest Doug Sohn (aka Hot Doug). 20+ delicious chilis (including…
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2019 Chicago Studio Award Show

October 18, 2019 - December 13, 2019

Come see the amazing work by our exceptionally talented studio artists. The award show ceremony and reception takes place on…
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Rotations: A Dance Party for Everybody

October 12, 2019

An event supporting and bringing together people with and without disabilities. Presented by Arts of Life in partnership with React…
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Entrelazar

August 30, 2019 - October 11, 2019

Entrelazar features the work of contemporary artists who incorporate the language of fiber arts into their practice. Through materials or…
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SummerBash1999

August 27, 2019

Arts of Life is turning twenty this summer! Help us celebrate our milestone anniversary by invoking the spirit of the…
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66th Annual Glenview Summer Art Fair

July 27, 2019 - July 28, 2019

Join us at the Glenview Art League's 66th Annual Summer Art Fair! We will be on site selling original works…
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Three City Social

September 13, 2019 - February 1, 2020

Three studios for artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities have joined forces for a traveling exhibition named “Three City Social.”…
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2019 Chicago Studio Sale

July 26, 2019 - August 23, 2019

Join Arts of Life at our Chicago studio for our annual Summer Studio Sale! Arts of Life advances the creative…
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Slow Read

June 7, 2019 - July 19, 2019

6.7.19 - 7.19.19 curated by Disparate Minds co-founders Andreana Donahue and Tim Ortiz featured artist: Ted Gram-Boarini — Deborah Handler…
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2019 North Shore Studio Award Show

July 13, 2019 - September 6, 2019

Come see the amazing work by our exceptionally talented studio artists until September 6th. The ticketed opening event takes place…
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The Other Art Fair 2019

May 16, 2019 - May 19, 2019

Arts of Life is proud to present the work of seven artists from our Chicago and North Shore studios in…
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Like Sirens

May 3, 2019 - June 21, 2019

Like Sirens brings together a wide range of works all sharing the sound blue. Within this exhibition there are drawings…
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Looking Good

May 9, 2019 - June 2, 2019

An exhibition of collaborative work by Susan Pasowicz and Allison Wade Opening Reception May 9th 5-8pm Closing Tea June 2nd…
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Arts of Life Benefit Auction 2019

June 2, 2019 - June 2, 2019

Studio Artists: Amanda Gantner – Nikole Heusman – Ben Marcus + David Krueger – Hubert Posey – Tim Stone – Allison Wade…
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How We Make It 2019

April 26, 2019 - May 31, 2019

How We Make It showcases the talents of Arts of Life staff, interns, and volunteers in recognition of the continuous…
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All Well And Good

March 15, 2019 - April 19, 2019

Artists: Robert Chase Heishman — David Krueger — Anna Kunz — Andrew Masullo — Ad Minoliti -— Hubert Posey — Susan Pasowicz — Maria Vanik — Lindsey Whittle organized by Eric Ruschman…
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Unbridled Art: A Kentucky Derby Party

April 27, 2019

Saturday, April 27 | 6-9pm Buy your tickets today. Bid on auction items. One week before the most exciting two…
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Inside the Box

March 22, 2019 - April 26, 2019

Inside the Box is the first annual juried exhibition presented by the Arts of Life OPEN Gallery. Inside the Box…
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Winter Glow

January 25, 2019 - March 15, 2019

The Arts of Life OPEN gallery is pleased to present its first group show of the year. Winter Glow brings…
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