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FAA Gallery:

21 Ash St, Suite 7

Frankfort, IL 60423

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 408

Frankfort, IL 60423-0408

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Local opportunities for creation and appreciation


Humans Merely Being

January 25 through February 29, 2020

Reception: Saturday, January 25, from 1-3pm

Tall Grass Arts Association

367 Artists Walk

Park Forest, Illinois 60466

Tall Grass Arts Association is honored to present a new exhibit opening on January 25, 2020. 

Humans Merely Being includes works by artists Javier Chavira, Michael Chelich, Judy Fan,

 Jeanine Hill-Soldner, Jean Lewis, Jessica Smit Mattingly, and Lidia Wylangowska.

Each of the award-winning artists has created an impressive body of figurative and portrait works. The exhibit offers many diverse approaches to portraying human images through realistic and expressive approaches, as symbolic, evocative, or strikingly literal representations.

What Do You Love? 

February 4 - 29, 2020

We are pleased to once again host the “What Do You Love” exhibit featuring artwork by dozens of local and regional artists depicting what they love!
Please join us at the opening reception on

Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 1–3pm

at The VVAC, 17420 S. 67th Court in Tinley Park.
Enjoy light refreshments and meet the artists!

Patriam by Tommy Zarlengo

January 24 - March 14, 2020

Crete Creative Gallery and School
1304 Main Street
Crete, IL 60417


Telephone: (708) 414-0714

Email: cretecreative.info@gmail.com


Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10 am - 2 PM.

Irish Gnomie

February 25
March 1
isabel's journey

VVAC Open Photography Show

Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 1 PM – 3 PM

Vogt Visual Arts Center

17420 67th Ct, Tinley Park, Illinois 60477

During the month of March, we will be featuring the "Open Photography Show" from March 3-28, 2020! Join us on Saturday, March 7 from 1-3pm for the opening reception and enjoy light refreshments with the artists!

West Fest 2020

Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 9 AM – 3 PM

Lincoln-Way West High School

New Lenox, Illinois 60451

Join us for our annual fundraiser benefiting the music department of Lincoln-Way West High School. Over 100 booths of shopping, food, and entertainment!

LWE Presents: Curtains

Apr 17 at 7 PM – Apr 19 at 3 PM
Lincoln-Way East High School

It’s the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night performance of a new musical. When the leading lady mysteriously dies on stage the entire cast & crew are suspects. Enter a local detective, who just happens to be a musical theatre fan! Packed with glorious tunes and a witty, charming script filled with delightful characters, CURTAINS is a hilarious journey for both performers and the audience.

Friday, April 17th (7:00pm)
Saturday, April 18th (1:00pm)
Saturday, April 18th (7:00pm)
Sunday, April 19th (3:00pm)

Mark your calendars! Tickets go on sale Friday, March 6th!

VVAC Food Truck & Art Festival

Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 10 AM – 3 PM

Vogt Visual Arts Center

17420 67th Ct, Tinley Park, Illinois 60477

Come celebrate this day-long celebration of art and food! This event will feature many original works of art by local artists along with a variety of food trucks so join us from 10am-3pm to browse, shop, eat, drink and dance. Live entertainment provided by Joe Orozco and The Walk-ins! Head inside the VVAC to view the open gallery exhibit and meet the artists in “A Feast for the Eyes” June show.

Do you have an art class or event in the local area you'd like us to share on our Community page? Send a note to website@frankfortarts.org.

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