Closed Sunday-Monday

1-5 pm Tuesday-Friday 
1-4 pm Saturday  

720 Chicago Ave. 
Oak Park, Illinois 60302 
(708) 386-9853 

The Oak Park Art League is partially funded by grants from the Oak Park Area Arts Council and the Illinois Arts Counci Agency.

©2019 by Oak Park Art League


Membership is open to all.  The many activities, social programs and committees allow you to participate at the level you choose.


All members, except Student Members, are asked to be stewards of OPAL's mission by 

volunteering a minimum of 6 hours per calendar year. 



Memberships are valid for one year. These benefits are available to members at any level:

  • Exhibition opportunities at discounted member pricing

  • Discounted pricing on OPAL art classes, workshops, and special programs

  • Discounted pricing on Figure Drawing and Figure Sculpting Drop-In Sessions.

  • Receipt of monthly e-newsletter

  • Invites to member-only events.


  • Student ($30/year) – Available to anyone under the age of 18 years old, as well as anyone over 18 years old with a valid student ID *Please provide the name and contact information for a parent/guardian for members under the age of 18 years old.

  • Individual ($60/year) – Available to adults over the age of 18 years old.

  • Household ($75/year) – Available to families or groups of adults and children that occupy the same residence. This membership is limited to 4 people living in the same household.

  • Artist ($100/year) - Available to any adult with a beginning to sustaining art practice.

    • Eligible to submit work to the Artist Member only exhibitions (Autumn and Spring)​

    • Eligible to submit work to the annual Spring Artist Members Catalog.

    • Eligible to submit work to OPAL partner exhibition venues.

    • Eligible to be included on the Artist Member page of the OPAL website with a link to a personal website.

    • Eligible to participate in Artist Member critique nights.

    • Invite to submit information and images to OPAL's monthly newsletter to promote exhibitions, awards and special projects.

    • Invite to Artist Member Appreciate Reception each year.

    • In the case of financial hardship, Artist Members should contact the Executive Director to inquire about additional volunteer opportunities in lieu of full Artist Member dues.

Business Membership Levels: 


  • Sponsor of the Art League ( $1000/ year) - Sponsors of the Art League enjoy the following benefits and will be known as a supporter of the arts in Oak Park. 

    • Full page color ad in the annual Spring Artist Member Catalog 

    • Logo on all promotional material for OPAL's 3 Summer exhibitions 

    • Engraved brick in OPAL's Century Club courtyard 


  • Standard Business Membership ($500/year) - Standard Business Memberships receive a full page color ad in the Spring Artist Member Catalog.

  • Business Ad ($100/year) - Business Ad includes a business card sized ad in the Spring Artist Member Catalog. 

To Purchase a business membership or ad please contact our office at (708)386-9853 or


 On-Line:  JOIN HERE!

In Person:

  • Gallery hours are Tuesday - Friday: 1-5pm, and Saturday: 1-4pm. Membership fees are accepted by cash, check, and credit card when paying in OPAL’s gallery  during business office.