News & Events

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Village Hall Exhibit, 228 S. Main St., Aug. 31 - September 30 , 2015

Arts in Bartlett and Hanover Township Senior Center present “I-90 Labor” paintings.

The 15 artists in the show are Carol Adler, Charlene Breitlow, Jane Casty, Ellen Laechel,  Tricia DeBolt, Elisa E. Gerasin-Beaver, Bonnie Kostuk, Ellen Lee Mann, Carol Mpistolarides, Lynn Nelles, Rafaela Perez, Sandra (Mickey) Randle, Marie Shemroske, Charlotte Turnbull, and Audrey Walker.The exhibit is open October 2-30,  Monday -Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm and Saturdays 9:am– noon. 

Please join us at an artist reception, Tuesday, October 20, from 6 to 7 pm. at Bartlett Village Hall, in the 2nd Floor Gallery, 228 S. Main Street.  Free and open to the public.


August-October Gallery

"Photography: A Love Story" featuring garden canvases from Shelly Lawler and news photography from her photojournalist husband Val Mazzenga, as well as several other Arts in Bartlett member photographers.


Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday, 10 to 5, Friday, Noon to 7.  Bartlett Center for the Arts, 215 S. Main St.


The November-January exhibit is called "Feast for the Eyes" and the last week in October we will accept all media that relates to all things related to food, dining, etc. The Artist Gathering is also creating a special "dining" table installation. 

We also will accept holiday crafts, ornaments and gift items to sell in the gallery. For more information, contact Cecilia Green, 630 372 4152, 

Dinearound for the Arts October 7 

Join Arts in Bartlett members and friends at the popular Village Tavern & Grill at 901 W. Wise Road in Schaumburg on Wednesday October 7 from 11 a.m. to closing. A portion of your check will be donated to the Arts Center when you bring in this coupon. You can download it here or pick up one at the Arts Center, 215 S. Main Street in Town Center, 630-372-4152.


The Arts in Bartlett Artist Group will meet on Tuesday, October 20, 7:00 - 9:00pm at the Arts Center Community Room , 215 S. Main.  We are in the process of creating artwork for an art installation at the Arts Center Gallery for November and December. We are creating sculptural pieces using a plastic plate and paper mâché to create a meal that is significant to the artist. If you would like to know more and join this exhibit, please let us know and come by the gallery and pick up a plate to work on.


Teacher Linda Kay, Bartlett Center for the Arts, 215 S. Main. Go to the Adult Art Page for more information and registration  


Every Wednesday, 7 p.m.  Bartlett International Chorus, Rehearsal takes place at the new Bartlett Center for the Arts, 215 S. Main St. New members welcome. Call Rita 630-956-8814 for more information.