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Welcome to Open Studio Project!

We are all equally artists - creativity has a place in everyone's life, including yours.

For more than 18 years, Open Studio Project has provided dynamic, award-winning arts programming in a welcoming atmosphere of supportive non-interference - free of all comment and critique. We invite you to reconnect with your own creativity while making art alongside others. Our unique art and writing process empowers you to bring meaningful change into your life and out to your community.

A non-profit arts organization located in Evanston, Illinois, OSP serves the entire Chicagoland area and far beyond. Our mission is to utilize and bring the creative process to interested individuals and groups of all ages and backgrounds, and to empower people to turn to art for personal growth.

Through our many workshops, classes, exhibitions, and community outreach activities, we encourage you to explore art as an arena for reflection and creative play.

Check out the many events and opportunities on our website, and don't hesitate to call for more information or drop by to visit.

ART CAN CHANGE E V E R Y T H I N G


Introduction to the Open Studio Process
One-Day Workshop

Register at the link "Classes and Workshops" above
Open up to your wise inner self!

Take part of a day to open the window to your creative side. In this 2.5 hour workshop, explore our OSP Process to learn to combine uninhibited art-making with thoughtful writing and reflection.

"Messier and more fun than meditation!"
- Connecting with the Creative Process Participant

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Art Therapy

SAVE THE DATE: ARTOPIA IS APRIL 21

Tickets can be purchased here!


Honoring Kay Israelite with the Don Seiden Award


Honoring Dino Robinson for preserving 150 years of Black contributions to North Shore arts & culture

ARTOPIA 2016
CREATIVITY IN BLOOM
Please join us for an evening of food and friends, art and music, and silent auction.
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Evanston Art Center
1717 Central Street, Evanston
6pm-7pm: VIP Reception
Open Bar
Buffet Dinner
Hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer & our Specialty Cocktail
7pm-10pm: The Event
 
 
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<B>OSP's Pop-Up Art Activities</B>
OSP's Pop-Up Art Activities
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Jan Ellenstein and Saralina Kamholtz coordinated children's activities in 2015 at the Evanston ComUNITY Picnic at the Civic Center plus Streets Alive! on Main Street and Sherman Avenue, as well as the Ethnic Arts Fest in Dawes Park. OSP offers art activities for the whole family.

Check out the children's classes in the Spotlight section to the right, or click on "Classes and Workshops" above.

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*NEW* "After-School Artists" Mondays
(4 - 5:30 pm)

April 4 - May 23, 2016 Call 847 475 0390 to register (prorated)
Mondays after school 4 - 5:30 pm
Register/More Info
Art & Adventure for the Family (Saturdays)
Art & Adventure for the Family (Saturdays)
April 16, 2016
Saturday Morning 10-11:30 a.m.
Register/More Info
 
Art & Adventure for the Family (Saturdays)
Introduction To The Open Studio Process:<br>One Day Workshop
 
Introduction To The Open Studio Process:
One Day Workshop

May 7, 2016
Saturday Morning 10a - 12:30p
Register/More Info
Art Therapy Community
2016 Facilitators Show
2016 Facilitators Show

Opening Reception:
Feb. 26
Stop by to see the current Gallery 901 exhibit featuring art done in the last year by OSP facilitators Dayna Block, Cal Calvird, Kari Carlson, Karen Daughtry, Jan Ellenstein, Guylaine Herzig, Saralina Kamholtz, Janet Beals Orejudos, Karla Rindal, Pam Ryan & Patti Vick

Friday
2-6-2016 to 2-26-2016
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Illinois Arts Council

 
 
Chicago Community Trust Arts Work Fund
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City of Evanston Community Development Block Grant
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Efroymson Family Fund
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Evanston Arts Council
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Evanston Community Foundation
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Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
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First Bank & Trust Evanston
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First Bank of Highland Park
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Hackberry Endowment Partners
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Illinois Arts Council
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Interstate Casualty Bankers Co
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New Trier Township
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North Shore Community Bank & Trust
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Sacks Family Foundation
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Woman's Club of Evanston
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