The Noyes Art Gallery is located on both the first and second floor of the Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes St. Group tours are available and admission is always free. Hours are Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Fort Dearborn-Chicago Photo Forum - Celebrating 131 + 1 Years
On display April 6 - May 18
Noyes 2nd Floor Gallery
The opening reception will be held on Friday, April 6 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public; light refreshments will be served.
The Fort Dearborn-Chicago Photo Forum traces its history back to the founding of the Chicago Lantern Slide Club in 1886.
For 131 + 1 years this evolving club has fostered the art and craft of photography through lectures, hands on workshops,
outings, discussions, competitions and exhibitions.
Over it’s history, some of the worlds most influential photographers have been involved with the clup including Alfred Steiglitz, Edward Steichen, Margaret Bourke-White, Edward Weston, Yousuf Karsh, Jay Maisel and Pulitzer Prize winners John White and Ovie Carter. This exhibition features work by 16 current Forum members.
Admission to the Noyes Gallery is free and open to the public. These programs are sponsored by the City of Evanston and supported in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.