For children ages 5–13 | June 13 through August 19 OPAL caters to the creative child with one week summer camps that: Nurture the fundamentals, Develop a young artist’s vocabulary, Introduce… Read more →
On Saturday, February 27th, 8-11pm the Oak Park Art League (OPAL) will be hosting its 2nd Annual Costume Ball “Wig Out” at Wire night club & concert venue in Berwyn. The DJ will be spinning great dance music from the 50s-80s and beyond. Other highlights include crowning a King & Queen “Royal Hairness”, photo backdrop, open bar with a VIP… Read more →
The celebrity contestants are already choosing their songs, but they won’t take the stage until OPAL raises $5,000 in donations. The funds raised from these donations will be used to support art scholarships, help sustain OPAL’s historic building, and provide quality art education programs and gallery exhibitions for your community. For as little as $15, you can help make this… Read more →
The Oak Park Art League’s Art for Social Change lectures and workshops present topics that bring attention to both global and local concerns through the universal language of art. As an instrument for raising awareness, art has the power to engender equality, heal, and influence attitudinal change, and the Art League’s intimate gallery provides a space and forum for stimulating public dialogue and motivating… Read more →
Does your child love to draw? Are you looking for art classes to help develop their talent? Art classes at OPAL acquaint artistically inclined children with basic mediums and vocabulary to engage them in thinking about their own self-expression through art. OPAL offers after school art experiences for your child! REGISTER for the current session here
Have some news to share? Exhibit, award, art related event? Please email the details to email@example.com with “MEMBER NEWS” in the subject line so we can include your news in our next newsletter. Thank you! Jesse Howard “I Can’t Breathe” – An exhibition of works examining what it feels like to find oneself targeted, suffocating or unheard. Juried by Romi Crawford, PhD and Mary Patten November 25-December 19… Read more →
For decades the Oak Park Art League has recognized the importance of figure study to artists of all skill levels and media and offers an array of live model figure drawing and painting opportunities that are open to the public on a drop in basis. We welcome you to join us! Please note – No paper or art materials are supplied. These self-instructed sessions are… Read more →
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