Annual Events

Evanston Made started five years ago with the Artist Studio Tour. It has since become an anticipated annual event that grew to include Evanston Made Group Show at the Evanston Art Center, which now includes the biannual Pop Up Show. These core events are free to all Evanston Made members. Join the fun and get seen!



Evanston Made Group Show - Sign Up Now Open!

  • Deadline: Entry form and THREE images of proposed works are due May 1, 2019 (This year's show will be curated)
  • 2D Size Maximum: 24”w x 36”h
  • 3D Size Maximum: Must be installed on a 12”w pedestal.
  • Work must have been completed within the past year
  • Pricing: All work must be for sale
  • Exhibit Dates; Opening Party, May 31, 6-9p. Exhibit dates May 31-June 30. All art openings and exhibits are FREE and open to the public.

The Evanston Made Group Show is curated and produced by a group of volunteers. Any issues you have with the group show should be sent to:

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Ellen Greene

Annual Artist Studio Tour - Sign Up Now Open!

Evanston Made's Annual Artist Studio Tour is a self-guided tour of studios in Evanston, June 1, 2019 at 12-5p.m. The online version of the map is below, followed by a slideshow of participating artists.

Create your tour by visiting the Evanston Made Group Show on Friday, June 1, 6-9p, choose which studios to visit, then visit studios June 2, 12-5p, shop for new art & meet Evanston creatives!

Click here to download a copy of the Evanston Made 2018 Artist Studio Tour Map

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Pop-Up Gallery & Store

Pop-Up Gallery and Store

Hosted by the Evanston Art Center and produced by Anomaly Productions, the Pop-Up Gallery and Store is an "all-inclusive" event, located in the lobby of the Evanston Art Center May 31 - June 30. Artists are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

Merchandise includes ceramics, clothing, glassware, jewelry, letterpress/print, metalwork, mosiac, sculpture, soap/oil, textile/fiber, woodwork/furniture & more.

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