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MYA students participating in a Masterclass with world famous cellist Yo-Yo Ma
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Midwest Young Artists Music School in Highwood Awarded Top Rated Non-Profit Status for 2012

Highwood, Illinois – Midwest Young Artists (MYA), the premier pre-college music school and ensemble program in the Midwest is pleased to announce that they have … Read more ›

Find Your Treasure at The Art Center’s Festival of Fine Craft This Weekend
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Find Your Treasure at The Art Center’s Festival of Fine Craft This Weekend

The Art Center’s (TAC) Festival of Fine Craft, an acclaimed outdoor art festival dedicated exclusively to fine craft, returns to downtown Highland Park on Saturday, … Read more ›

Inside Outside, Pink Flowers
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Summer Color, Summer Light Exhibition at Anne Loucks Gallery

"Summer Color, Summer Light," an exhibition of paintings by Stephen Dinsmore will be on view at Anne Loucks Gallery from June 15 – August 10, … Read more ›

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PM&L Presents "Sunday in the Park with George" opening June 15

PM&L Theatre in downtown Antioch is delighted to present our 5th show of the season, "Sunday in the Park with George", directed by Fran Jansta … Read more ›

Exceptional examples of fine craft will be showcased at The Art Center’s (TAC) Festival of Fine Craft in Highland Park
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The Art Center’s Festival of Fine Craft in Highland Park Finds New Direction with Amdur Productions

Amdur Productions, a nationally acclaimed art festival production company that organizes a selection of the Midwest’s most prestigious juried art festivals, proudly adds The Art … Read more ›

Bradley Weiss, Highland Park Dad of two, former brilliant litigator turned professional photojournalist
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Highland Park Father & Brilliant Litigation Attorney Stricken with Parkinson’s Disease Turns Professional Artistic Photojournalist with Debut of His Photos at Chicago’s Mars Gallery Thursday, June 7, 2012

June 4, 2012 – CHICAGO -– Highland Park Dad of two and brilliant litigation attorney Bradley Weiss, who was stricken with Parkinson’s Disease at the … Read more ›

Artist Preston Jackson and his new sculpture, commissioned by the CLC Gallery of Art, will be unveiled at the Lakeshore Campus prior to Juneteenth at 11 a.m. on June 16.
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June 16: Unveiling of Preston Jackson sculpture to precede Juneteenth event

The community is invited to attend the unveiling of a new sculpture commissioned by the College of Lake County’s Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of … Read more ›

Mark Dvorak, who has been a member of the Lake County Folk Club since soon after it opened,  headlined the club's 20th anniversary party Oct. 30, 2011.  (Photos by Jim Robinson)

Volunteers keep the beat going at The Lake County Folk Music Club

A child of the 1960s, Jim Robinson remembers thinking  the Kingston Trio folk music records in his stepfather’s collection were “square.” “I grew up with … Read more ›

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Fare Thee Well – We Are Closing – Celebration Sale

Once Upon a Time in 1985a fun, year 'round kind of art fair openedin a tiny 400 square foot upstairs location.We were unique and different … Read more ›

Till The World Blow at the Firecat Projects Art Gallery in Chicago.
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Till The World Blow: Artist Erik DeBat’s opening reception May 25th 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Firecat Projects conjures up the heroic impulses of artist Erik DeBat. With his multidisciplinary approach to transforming popular culture through blending words, images and patterns … Read more ›