Exhibition Calendar

2012

Anything Goes  Jan. 13 – Feb. 3
Opening Reception Friday, Jan. 13, 7–9 pm
People’s Choice will be awarded

Open to all OPAL Members
Theme: Choose up to 3 works you want to show. No theme or medium restrictions.

Hanging Fee $10.
Drop off work Jan. 3-10 | Pick up work Feb. 4-8

Prairie Title Group Exhibit   Jan 12-Mar 8
Opening Reception Jan. 19, 6-8pm

 

Mother Earth  Feb. 10– Mar. 2
Opening Reception Friday, Feb. 10, 7–9pm
People’s Choice will be awarded

Open Call For Entries. Anyone can exhibit up to 3 works
Theme: Any medium artwork with nature as the subject

Hanging Fee for up to 3 works
OPAL members $10./piece, 3rd piece is $5.
Non-members $20./piece, 3rd piece is $10.
Drop off work Feb. 4-8 | Pick up work Mar. 3–7

Artist Member Exhibit  Mar. 9– Apr. 6
Opening  Reception Friday, Mar. 9, 7-9pm
Judged for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place and People’s Choice

Artwork by OPAL Artist Members in any medium

Hanging Fee for up to 3 works, $10./piece, 3rd piece is $5.
Drop off work Mar. 3–7 | Pick up work Apr.  7– 11

 

Prairie Title  Mar 6-May 10
Opening Reception
 Mar. 15, 6-8pm

GUEST EXHIBIT Apr. 12- 16
Richard Shipps Paper Works
Reception for the Artist on Friday April 13, 7-9pm

School Show Apr. 20– May 6
Closing Reception Sunday, May 6, 2:30 – 4pm

Theme: Work by OPAL students ( child & adult) and their instructors are featured.

No Fee, up to 3 works
Drop off work Apr. 7–11 | Pick up work May 7–10

Body Language  May 11– June 1
Opening Reception  May 11, 7–9 pm
People’s Choice will be awarded

Theme: Open Call for figurative work in any medium, framed and unframed

Hanging Fee
for up to 3 works,
OPAL members $10./piece, 3rd piece is $5.
Non-members $20./piece, 3rd piece is $10.
Drop off work May 7–11 | Pick up work June 2– 6

Prairie Title May 10-July 12 
Opening Reception
 May 17, 6-8pm

 

Epicurious  June 8– July 6
Opening Reception Friday, June 8, 7–9 pm
1st,2nd,3rd & People’s Choice will be awarded

Theme: Artwork with food, dining, cooking, etc as the subject

Hanging Fee for up to 3 works
OPAL members $10./piece, 3rd piece is $5.
Non-members $20./piece, 3rd piece is $10.
Drop off work June 2–6 | Pick up work July 7–11

 

3 Person Exhibition July 13–Aug. 3
Opening Reception Friday, July 13, 7–9 pm

Theme: Artists selected lottery style. Selected works by chosen artists.
No Hanging Fee
Drop off work July 7–11  |  Pick up work Aug 4–8

Prairie Title July 12-Sep 6
Opening Reception
 July 19, 6-8pm

 

Artist Member Exhibition Aug. 10–Aug. 31
Opening Reception Friday, Aug. 10, 7–9 pm
1st,2nd,3rd & People’s Choice will be awarded

Theme: Artwork by OPAL Artist Members
Hanging Fee for up to 3 works
$10./piece, 3rd piece is $5.
Drop off work Aug 4–8  |  Pick up work Sep. 1–5

Illinois Watercolor Society Show Sept. 7–Oct. 5
Opening Reception Friday, Sept. 7, 7–9 pm

Theme: Members of the ILWS  exhibit works at OPAL
Hanging Fee for up to 3 works

Prairie Title Sep 6-Nov 8
Opening Reception
 Sep. 13, 6-8pm

 

Carriage House National Juried Exhibition Oct. 12–Nov. 9
Opening Reception Friday, Oct. 12, 7–9pm
1st, 2nd, 3rd Place will be awarded

Theme: National Call for Artwork

Prairie Title Nov 6-Jan 8
Opening Reception
 Nov. 15, 6-8pm

 

Anything Goes  Nov. 23–Dec. 28
Opening Reception Friday, Dec. 14. 7-9pm
People’s Choice will be awarded

OPEN CALL!
Theme: Choose up to 3 works you want to show. No theme, size or medium restrictions.

Hanging Fee: for up to 3 works
OPAL members $10./piece, 3rd piece is $5.
Non-members $20./piece, 3rd piece is $10.
Drop off work Nov 19 – 22 | Pick up work Dec 28- Jan 2

 

HOLIDAY LIGHTS Print Show
by selected artists at
  

Nov 16 – Dec 28
at Expressions Graphics, 29 Harrison St

Reception during HOLIDAY LIGHTS, Nov 16, 6-9pm

*Entries into the next exhibition in our main gallery are accepted during gallery hours the day after an exhibit ends and up until two days before the opening.

 



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