Lemont Center for the Arts

To enrich the cultural landscape of Lemont by fostering the production and appreciation of the arts.

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Please be sure to see our Facebook page for the most current Lemont Center for the Arts information. This WordPress page will be used primarily for features and core information. … Continue reading

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“Gifted” is just around the corner

Here’s a peek at some of the talented artists who will be showing at our “Gifted” gala benefit on Saturday, Oct. 17. We’re excited. We hope you are too. Artists … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

“Gifted”: A benefit for Lemont’s public art organization

“Gifted” benefits Lemont’s not-for-profit public art organization, which has: Provided classes for 1,500 students in village schools that do not have art programs; Hosts exhibits of artwork by students from … Continue reading

September 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Nancy Uznanski: Artist of the Month September 2015

I feel joyful when I have captured something of the unusual, interesting, funny or beautiful from the world around as I travel through life.  And it is a pleasure to … Continue reading

September 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Karin Magin – Artist of the Month August 2015

Karin Magin   I like painting from nature and find there is something to paint everywhere. It is magical and intimate as a place reveals itself in the painting. Fullersburg Woods … Continue reading

August 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

“Hope”: Artwork by residents of Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center

The 5th annual exhibit of work by residents of Timberline Knolls can be viewed starting Friday, July 24.  A reception will be held Friday, July 31 from 5 to 7 … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artist of the Month July 2015 – Ellen Vestergaard

Ellen Vestergaard is an oil painter from Hinsdale, Illinois who finds her greatest inspiration in nature. After graduating from college in Colorado and returning to the Midwest, Ellen’s art stayed … Continue reading

July 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artist Of The Month June 2015 – Jean Dorrance

Jean Dorrance Jean Dorrance has been teaching art to students in Lemont, Illinois for the last several decades. She began with grades 3-5 and currently teaches middle school children. She … Continue reading

June 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

News You Can Use

Old Quarry Exhibit Reception      Tuesday, May 5th, 4-6 p.m. Lemont High School “An Insight Of the Teenage Mind”      Exhibit May 13- June 7      Reception, Wednesday, May 13th, … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cyn O’Brien – Artis of the Month May 2015

Cyn O’Brien is an accomplished water-colorist and art instructor based in Homer Glen, IL and a member of the Lemont Artists Guild. She has been painting professionally since 1996 after … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artist of the Month April 2015 – MaryAnn Nowak

A Chicagoland native, MaryAnn Nowak resides with her family in Tinley Park. As a lover of the arts, she tries to capture her love of life, people, and learning in … Continue reading

April 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.


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