Our purpose and goal is to strengthen, support, and encourage involvement in the arts of the community.


2018 Art Moves Des Plaines

Call for works for the 2018 Art Moves Des Plaines Pop-Up exhibit and for the First Thursdays at the Frisbie exhibits are now available.

More information on the pop-up here.

More information on First Thursdays here.

APPLY for the POPUP APPLY for FIRST THURSDAYS

Youth Scholarship Program

2018 scholarships have been awarded. Scholarship winners can be seen here.

2019 scholarship applications will be available in December.

More information here

Become a Member

Join us in our mission to strengthen, encourage, and support the arts community of Des Plaines. For as little as $25/year you can help support projects like Art Moves Des Plaines and our important Des Plaines Arts Council Scholarships.

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Latest News

Chalk Festival

The Des Plaines Art Council is looking into doing a chalk festival, with a professional chalk artist, Shaun Hays, in front of the Library. Look for more information in early 2019. READ MORE