Past Exhibitions

EAG Summer Members Show

June 8 - July 12, 2019

The Elmhurst Artists’ Guild annual Summer Members Show will feature a variety of its members’ original artwork in a variety of styles and media, ranging from paintings to sculptural works in fabric, ceramic, stone, glass, and other materials. Both two and three-dimensional contemporary artworks will be featured, including several seasonally timely paintings that invite viewers to enjoy warm weather pleasures of the outdoors after a long winter. Read More ›

A Myriad of Media: Art by Charlene Lee-Freislinger

May 12 - June 7, 2019

 A Myriad of Media, a solo exhibition featuring the art of Charlene Lee-Freislinger, will be on view in the Elmhurst Artists’ Guild Gallery. Lee-Freislinger is a long-time member of the Elmhurst Artists’ Guild and has held many board positions over the years. She currently serves as EAG’s president. Read More ›

EAG Spring Members Show

April 7 - May 10, 2019

The Elmhurst Artists’ Guild will host the Spring Members Show, featuring a variety of its members’ original artwork in a variety of styles, methods, and media.  “Winter Amaryllis,” an oil painting by Jean Janssen from south suburban Herscher, IL, is 50” tall, but only 8” wide, providing an outsized reminder that this delicate seasonal flower is indeed, tall and skinny. Janssen explained that her elongated amaryllis with abstract patterning on the vertical sides of the canvas is part of a series of works exploring synergized flowers and plants. Read More ›

District 205 Student Art Exhibition

Saturday May 4, 2019 - Sunday May 5, 2019

This pop-up exhibition will feature artwork by local students from District 205, and will take place Saturday, May 4th - Sunday, May 5th. Artists from both the elementary and middle schools will showcase their work from the 2018-2019 school year.  Admission is free this weekend, so come enjoy the exhibition and visit the museum's booth at Art in Wilder Park for an art activity. Read More ›

The Whole World a Bauhaus

February 23 - April 20, 2019

This internationally traveling exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus, a legendary German school that revolutionized the parameters of art, the crafts, and technology. While it existed for only 14 short years (1919-1933), its influence shaped modern thinking and artistic approaches to industrialization. Bauhaus instructors included some of the most famous Modern artists and architects including Mies van der Rohe, Walter Gropius, Wassily Kandinsky, Josef and Anni Albers, Paul Klee, László Moholy-Nagy, Lily Reich, and more. Read More ›