Past Exhibitions

David Wallace Haskins: PRESENCE

March 5 - May 8, 2016

Elmhurst Art Museum presents the first solo exhibition for multi-media artist David Wallace Haskins. Following the debut of his remarkable Skycube, currently installed on the Museum’s outdoor pavilion, Haskins will produce several new site-specific installations in the exhibition galleries. Employing light, space, time and sound, these immersive and interactive works will challenge visitors’ sense of perception, introducing new ways to physically experience and understand ephemeral phenomena. Read More ›

McCormick House: Room by Room

March 19 - May 1, 2016

Explore the function and location of the original rooms of the Mies van der Rohe-designed McCormick House through the installation of related artwork from EAM’s collection. Paintings, prints and sculptures with domestic subject matter will highlight the locations of the original kitchen, children’s bedrooms, study, living room and other spaces. Photographs of the original interior will also be included. Read More ›

Elmhurst Artists' Guild Presents: Transiens by Dianne Martia

February 28 - April 8, 2016

Entitled Transiens, the exhibit, according to the artist, is a collection of abstracted atmospheric landscape paintings that explores the ephemeral, yet abiding, nature of our natural surroundings. "Surface treatment, layering and texture work together to create images that suggest a sense of mutable history while conveying the invariable essence of place," Martia said. Read More ›

Selections from the Collection in Mies van der Rohe's McCormick House

December 12, 2015 - February 21, 2016

Both wings of the McCormick House are open for exploration.  In addition to installation and audio work by Biennial artists Lise Haller Baggesen and Maria Gaspar, art and mid-century modern furniture from EAM’s Collection are installed in the north wing. Works by Sonia Delauney, Richard Florsheim, Richard Koppe, Peter Saul, Leslie Baum, Josh Garber and Beth Reisman are on view. Read More ›