Arts Partner AHC Advisors

We are pleased to announce a partnership with AHC Advisors to display the work of local artists in their offices.  The artwork will be on display on a quarterly, rotating basis.  The inaugural display features the work of Al DaValle, whose beautiful photographs in his Western Wilderness Portfolio – Palouse Spring 1 and 2 –…

Artists Announced for Winter Pop-Up Galleries

Artists whose work is appearing in the SCAC’s Juried Winter Pop-Up Art Galleries are: Kaz Ayukawa | Guy J. Bellaver | Maureen Boylan | Linda Evans | Jeremy Foy Gabriela Guganovic | Kevin Hunter | Mary Hyatt | Herb Kelly | Bob Krawczyk Kathy Kuchler | Patricia Lagger | Nancy Marshall | Barbara Mueller Chris…

St. Charles Singers’ “Candlelight Carols” Concerts

The St. Charles Singers’ annual “Candlelight Carols” concert will be performed in the Baker Memorial United Methodist Church, St. Charles (12/1 & 12/3) and the Fourth Presbyterian Church, located in the Magnificent Mile neighborhood of Chicago, directly across Michigan Avenue from the John Hancock Center (12/2). Gorgeous music for Christmas. The Chicago Tribune’s music critic,…

We’re Hiring!

The SCAC is seeking an individual to become the organization’s first-ever Director.  This part-time position is currently structured to be filled by an Independent Contractor.  Experience in sales and marketing are required.  A passion for the mission is required.  Expertise in social media platforms is preferred.  Experience in the arts is preferred.  Experience as a…

CALL FOR ARTISTS – Winter Pop-Up Gallery

The Call for Artists is out NOW for the Winter Pop-Up Art Gallery in The Loft and The Street Galleries at Pheasant Run.  Artists are invited to submit their work for jurying for this show. The Winter Galleries will be open from Saturday, November 18, 2017 through Saturday, January 20, 2018. Entries for the gallery…

Water Street Studios’ Project Fusion Fundraiser

Tickets and Masks are now on Sale for Water Street Studios’ Project Fusion: The Big Reveal Fundraiser coming up on November 11 at 6 p.m. at WSS, 160 S. Water Street. At the Big Reveal party, patrons who commissioned pieces from artists in April at the Project Fusion | Artist + Patron event get to…

Tickets Now On Sale! Uncommon Threads

The Fine Line Creative Arts Center’s Signature Event – Uncommon Threads – is coming up on October 15.  Tickets are now on sale! Uncommon Threads is the Fine Line’s annual Art-To-Wear runway experience and luncheon which brings together phenomenal wearable textiles and accessories created by local and national artists. This one day event features a…

ArtsFest FEATURES! The Jumpin’ 100 Block of West Main

Steel Beam Theatre – 111 W. Main Street It’s SBT’s 16th season of wonderful theater.  During ArtsFest, they’re producing 100 Years of Broadway, The 1st Century of Musicals. This original musical evening takes you on a journey through the major milestones of Broadway hits – and near misses – that make up the American showtune…

ArtsFest FEATURES! MORE Galleries 2…

Sculpture in the Park – The 12th Annual Sculpture in the Park runs May through mid-October each year. This event’s purpose is to raise awareness of the sculptural arts and the beautiful parks in downtown St. Charles. The Foundation strives to provide striking sculptural works with substantial breadth and depth in both subject matter and…