Past Exhibitions

EAG Fall Members Show

September 24 - November 4, 2017

The Fall Members Show presents the contemporary artwork of 50-plus emerging local artists from the greater Chicago area. Their breadth of styles and medium encompasses dramatically different artworks including watercolor, ceramics, oil, acrylic, digital, collage, photographic and sculptural works involving landscapes, portraits, abstract and other styles. Read More ›

Wesley R. Baker: American Images

August 13 - September 22, 2017

The Elmhurst Artists’ Guild is pleased to announce, “American Images”, an exhibition featuring the paintings of Wesley R. Baker, to be held in the Elmhurst Artists’ Guild Gallery in the Elmhurst Art Museum. Opening reception: Friday, August 18, 2017, 7:00 to 9:00pm.  The exhibition will feature a diverse collection of abstract iconic American images, ranging from motorcycles and landscapes to Civil War and Native American themes, exploring current and historical political issues.  Read More ›

The Human Touch: Selections from the RBC Wealth Management Art Collection

May 14 - August 27, 2017

In 42 paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints and photographs selected from the more than 400 works in RBC Wealth Management’s collection, The Human Touch celebrates people, diversity, and the spectrum of contemporary human experience through exceptional works by renowned national and international contemporary artists including Kerry James Marshall, Nan Goldin, Dawoud Bey, Chuck Close, Carrie Mae Weems and Kehinde Wiley. Read More ›

Elmhurst Artists' Guild Presents, Spring Members' Show

April 2- May 12, 2017

Opening Reception:Friday April 7, 7-9 pmThe Winter Members' Show in the Elmhurst Artist Guild Gallery features the work by +50 active members all of which are local artists in the Chicagoland area. Admission to the EAG Gallery is free and open to the public during the museum's open hours. Exhibitions in the EAG Gallery rotate every 6 weeks, alternating between members' shows and solo exhibitions. Artworks in the gallery are available for purchase at the front desk for the duration of the exhibition. Read More ›

Kings & Queens: Pinball, Imagists and Chicago

February 25, 2017 - May 7, 2017

Elmhurst Art Museum proudly presents the World Premiere of Kings & Queens: Pinball, Imagists and Chicago, an examination of the intertwined histories of two of Chicago’s greatest exports: pinball and Imagist painting. Curated by Dan Nadel, this interactive exhibition invites guests to play pinball on Chicago-designed and built pinball machines from the 1960s, ‘70s and ‘80s—including machines manufactured by Elmhurst's Gottlieb family—alongside paintings, sculptures and prints also made in Chicago in the same period. Read More ›

Pages