THE ART CENTER – HIGHLAND PARK

A not-for-profit visual arts organization since 1960, The Art Center – Highland Park (TAC) provides a visual arts education to Highland Park and its surrounding communities, assuring access to the arts for all ages and cultural interests. This vigorous community-centered organization inspires everyone from tots through seniors to achieve and transform their world through more than 400 art classes offered annually in photography, oil and acrylic painting, watercolor, pastel, mixed media painting, ceramics, jewelry making, metalsmithing, digital arts, fiber art, mosaics, assemblage and more. TAC also brings national and regional art of established and emerging artists to our galleries through 20 exhibits of contemporary art each year to the surrounding community and Chicagoland area.

TAC Mission

The Art Center – Highland Park (TAC) is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to education in the contemporary visual arts through classes, outreach programs, gallery exhibitions and events. TAC is a community- based organization whose goal is to ensure access to the arts for all ages and cultural interests. The Art Center Highland Park is an Illinois 501 (c)3 not for profit organization.

TAC Programs

  • Classes and Workshops: over 400 visual arts classes and workshops are offered annually, serving over 2400 children, teens, adults and senior citizens
  • Student Scholarships: more than 280 need-based scholarships are offered each year to those in need for classes, workshops and creative summer art camps.
  • Contemporary Art Exhibits: are held throughout the year in our museum quality galleries, featuring emerging through established artists.
  • TAC Festival of Fine Art: the annual juried outdoor art festival and in June, that showcases the region’s and nation’s finest craft with over 25,000 attendees.
  • Gogh Green! Recycled (Pre-Owned) Art Sale: now taking place in the Fall and will feature thousands of donated art works/art pieces for sale to benefit TAC’s scholarship program.
  • Outreach Educational Programs: partnering with the NSSRA, Family Network, Nuestro Center, Family Service, Working Together, the Highland Park Senior Center, and many more.
  • TAC Community Exhibit Outreach Program: mounting exhibits in local business retailers and Highland Park’s City Hall.
  • February “Focus on Youth” Art Month: devoting all of TAC’s galleries each February to exhibiting the work of the talented students of Highland Park High School, Deerfield High School, and the twelve District 112 elementary and middle schools.

LATEST NEWS

PHOTOS

UPSCALE ART RESALE 
Opening Night Event
Friday, October 20, 2017
7pm

- Opening Night Only -
20% OFF all purchases until 7:30pm!

These pieces of art will sell fast! Learn more and purchase tickets: https://theartcenterhp.org/events/
Learn to draw and get 20% OFF! 
https://theartcenterhp.org/classes/drawing-for-those-who-dont-think-they-can/
20% OFF Tween Wheelthrowing class! Register today, this sweet deal ends Sunday.
https://theartcenterhp.org/classes/tween-wheel-throwing-ages-9-12-2/
Learn the art of Sumi-é and get 20% OFF the class!
https://theartcenterhp.org/classes/sumi-e-2/
Turn your unwanted art into a tax deduction! 

Call The Art Center Highland Park (TAC) at 847.432.1888 to schedule a pick-up time for your unwanted art.
The Art Center Highland Park and Echt Gallery welcome

AHRON ZYGMAN
Saturday, September 16, 2017 
11am-12:30pm

Ahron Zygman will present a delightful and lively conversation discussing the art of collecting fine art. He believes that fine art is the only investment that continues to provide joy and enrichment for an entire lifetime. Zygman currently has pieces from his 19th and 20th century masters collection on view at The Art Center Highland Park.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Refreshments will be served.
Please join TAC and Echt Gallery along with seasoned art dealer and guest speaker

AHRON ZYGMAN
Saturday, September 16, 2017 
11am-12:30pm

Ahron Zygman will present a delightful and lively
conversation discussing the art of collecting fine art.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Refreshments will be served.
Exhibit Opening and Speaker Series beginning tomorrow evening. Doors open at 6pm. See you there!

EVENTS

Upscale Art Resale

Upscale Art Resale

October 20, 2017, 7:00pm - October 20, 2017, 10:00pm

The Art Center Highland Park
1957 Sheridan Rd
Highland Park, IL  60035 Map

Upscale Art Resale
(formerly known as The Recycled pre-owned Art Sale)

OPENING NIGHT EVENT
Friday, October 20, 2017
7 p.m.
The Art Center Highland Park | 1957 Sheridan Road | Highland Park, IL

TICKET INFORMATION
Preview Tickets: $150 Doors open at 6 p.m.
Preview the event and make pre-event purchases.

General Admission Tickets: $75 in advance and $90 at the door. Doors open at 7 p.m.
This sale of pre-owned artwork of all types from galleries, estate sales, corporations, businesses and individual donors is always highly anticipated!

PURCHASE TICKETS TODAY! www.theartcenterhp.org

24 interested  ·  4 going
The Jewelry & Gift Show at The Art Center of Highland Park

The Jewelry & Gift Show at The Art Center of Highland Park

November 17, 2017, 4:00pm - November 19, 2017, 5:00pm

The Art Center Highland Park
1957 Sheridan Rd
Highland Park, IL  60035 Map

“We’re excited to provide our stand-out jewelry, wearable and accessory artists the opportunity to show and sell their amazing work during the busy holiday season,” said Amy Amdur, president and CEO of Amdur Productions. “The Jewelry & Gift Show, gives people the opportunity to purchase unique art that will make for a perfect holiday gift to give or receive.”

12 interested  ·  3 going
THE ART CENTER – HIGHLAND PARK

THE ART CENTER – HIGHLAND PARK

A not-for-profit visual arts organization since 1960, The Art Center – Highland Park (TAC) provides a visual arts education to Highland Park and its surrounding communities, assuring access to the arts for all ages and cultural interests. This vigorous community-centered organization inspires everyone from tots through seniors to achieve and transform their world through more than 400 art classes offered annually in photography, oil and acrylic painting, watercolor, pastel, mixed media painting, ceramics, jewelry making, metalsmithing, digital arts, fiber art, mosaics, assemblage and more. TAC also brings national and regional art of established and emerging artists to our galleries through 20 exhibits of contemporary art each year to the surrounding community and Chicagoland area.

TAC Mission

The Art Center – Highland Park (TAC) is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to education in the contemporary visual arts through classes, outreach programs, gallery exhibitions and events. TAC is a community- based organization whose goal is to ensure access to the arts for all ages and cultural interests. The Art Center Highland Park is an Illinois 501 (c)3 not for profit organization.

TAC Programs

  • Classes and Workshops: over 400 visual arts classes and workshops are offered annually, serving over 2400 children, teens, adults and senior citizens
  • Student Scholarships: more than 280 need-based scholarships are offered each year to those in need for classes, workshops and creative summer art camps.
  • Contemporary Art Exhibits: are held throughout the year in our museum quality galleries, featuring emerging through established artists.
  • TAC Festival of Fine Art: the annual juried outdoor art festival and in June, that showcases the region’s and nation’s finest craft with over 25,000 attendees.
  • Gogh Green! Recycled (Pre-Owned) Art Sale: now taking place in the Fall and will feature thousands of donated art works/art pieces for sale to benefit TAC’s scholarship program.
  • Outreach Educational Programs: partnering with the NSSRA, Family Network, Nuestro Center, Family Service, Working Together, the Highland Park Senior Center, and many more.
  • TAC Community Exhibit Outreach Program: mounting exhibits in local business retailers and Highland Park’s City Hall.
  • February “Focus on Youth” Art Month: devoting all of TAC’s galleries each February to exhibiting the work of the talented students of Highland Park High School, Deerfield High School, and the twelve District 112 elementary and middle schools.

CONTACT INFO

THE ART CENTER – HIGHLAND PARK


ADDRESS

1957 SHERIDAN RD.
HIGHLAND PARK, IL 60035

LATEST NEWS

PHOTOS

UPSCALE ART RESALE 
Opening Night Event
Friday, October 20, 2017
7pm

- Opening Night Only -
20% OFF all purchases until 7:30pm!

These pieces of art will sell fast! Learn more and purchase tickets: https://theartcenterhp.org/events/
Learn to draw and get 20% OFF! 
https://theartcenterhp.org/classes/drawing-for-those-who-dont-think-they-can/
20% OFF Tween Wheelthrowing class! Register today, this sweet deal ends Sunday.
https://theartcenterhp.org/classes/tween-wheel-throwing-ages-9-12-2/
Learn the art of Sumi-é and get 20% OFF the class!
https://theartcenterhp.org/classes/sumi-e-2/
Turn your unwanted art into a tax deduction! 

Call The Art Center Highland Park (TAC) at 847.432.1888 to schedule a pick-up time for your unwanted art.
The Art Center Highland Park and Echt Gallery welcome

AHRON ZYGMAN
Saturday, September 16, 2017 
11am-12:30pm

Ahron Zygman will present a delightful and lively conversation discussing the art of collecting fine art. He believes that fine art is the only investment that continues to provide joy and enrichment for an entire lifetime. Zygman currently has pieces from his 19th and 20th century masters collection on view at The Art Center Highland Park.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Refreshments will be served.
Please join TAC and Echt Gallery along with seasoned art dealer and guest speaker

AHRON ZYGMAN
Saturday, September 16, 2017 
11am-12:30pm

Ahron Zygman will present a delightful and lively
conversation discussing the art of collecting fine art.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Refreshments will be served.
Exhibit Opening and Speaker Series beginning tomorrow evening. Doors open at 6pm. See you there!

EVENTS

Upscale Art Resale

Upscale Art Resale

October 20, 2017, 7:00pm - October 20, 2017, 10:00pm

The Art Center Highland Park
1957 Sheridan Rd
Highland Park, IL  60035 Map

Upscale Art Resale
(formerly known as The Recycled pre-owned Art Sale)

OPENING NIGHT EVENT
Friday, October 20, 2017
7 p.m.
The Art Center Highland Park | 1957 Sheridan Road | Highland Park, IL

TICKET INFORMATION
Preview Tickets: $150 Doors open at 6 p.m.
Preview the event and make pre-event purchases.

General Admission Tickets: $75 in advance and $90 at the door. Doors open at 7 p.m.
This sale of pre-owned artwork of all types from galleries, estate sales, corporations, businesses and individual donors is always highly anticipated!

PURCHASE TICKETS TODAY! www.theartcenterhp.org

24 interested  ·  4 going
The Jewelry & Gift Show at The Art Center of Highland Park

The Jewelry & Gift Show at The Art Center of Highland Park

November 17, 2017, 4:00pm - November 19, 2017, 5:00pm

The Art Center Highland Park
1957 Sheridan Rd
Highland Park, IL  60035 Map

“We’re excited to provide our stand-out jewelry, wearable and accessory artists the opportunity to show and sell their amazing work during the busy holiday season,” said Amy Amdur, president and CEO of Amdur Productions. “The Jewelry & Gift Show, gives people the opportunity to purchase unique art that will make for a perfect holiday gift to give or receive.”

12 interested  ·  3 going