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The Evanston Community Associates of The Art Institute of Chicago was founded in 1973 and includes members from Evanston, Skokie, Chicago, and other North Shore suburbs. Currently there are 75 members.

The Evanston chapter promotes membership in the Art Institute of Chicago and provides insight to a variety of the visual arts. Educational programs at the Art Institute, tours of local and regional cultural institutions, and views of private collections are frequently featured on the group's calendar of events. All programs are coordinated through the Art Institute of Chicago.

Members reside in the following zip codes: 60201, 60202, 60091, 60643, 60062, 60203, 60093, 60025, 60077, and 60118.

Unless otherwise noted, programs are for Community Associates members only.

For more information, e-mail

Calendar of Events


August 16, 2017

The Representation of Nature in Gauguin’s Work

Art Institute of Chicago

September 12, 2017

The Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University

Governors State University

October 17, 2017

Tarsila do Amaral: Modernism in Brazil

Art Institute of Chicago

November 15, 2017

Guest Artist Program

Art Institute of Chicago

December 5, 2017

Revoliutsiia! Demonstratsiia! Soviet Art Put to the Test

Art Institute of Chicago

February 6, 2018

Dress Codes: Portrait Photography from the Collection

Art Institute of Chicago

March 7, 2018

Mirroring the Past: Emperors, Scholars and Their Bronze Collections

Art Institute of Chicago

April 12, 2018

Celebrating Art & Music

Art Institute of Chicago  

May 9, 2018

Architecture and Design: New Installations of Galleries

Art Institute of Chicago

June 6, 2018 

Milwaukee Art Museum: Haitian and Folk Art Collections

Villa Terrace