Expressions Graphics is a non-profit printmaking cooperative and fine arts gallery. Our volunteer-run facilities include a working press shop, committed to safe and eco-friendly alternative methods, and a gallery space open to the public. We offer classes and education outreach programs for children and adults of all skill levels. Our gallery presents monthly exhibitions and printmaking demonstrations in order to share our expertise with the community and to promote a general interest in art.
Expressions Graphics is a 501c3 not-for-profit fine art printmaking studio and workshop. Your donation will help support Expressions Graphics share the fine art of printmaking with the community. Click the Donate button to help expressions graphics achieve our mission of providing art education and access to fine art printmaking to the community.
We are uniquely devoted to hosting gallery shows of fine art printmaking and works on paper. Receptions accompany each art opening and provide an opportunity to meet with the artist. Expressions Graphics emphasizes traditional printing methods including monotype, etching and intaglio, silk screen and wood block through classes, exhibitions, and demonstrations. Classes are offered in our studio, which has three printing presses for both members and students to use. Our members and students practice various printing methods to explore different themes through works on paper. The gallery offers members and students the opportunity to share these ideas with others at themed exhibitions throughout the year as well as a print exchange. In addition, each year we invite visiting artists who provide free demonstrations and workshops that are open to all.
Expressions Graphics is proud to have the following public sponsors:
- Oak Park Arts District.
- Oak Park Area Arts Council.
- Illinois Arts Council.
- Great Neighborhoods of Oak Park.
Expressions Graphics would like to thank all of its sponsors for helping to keep the printmaking arts alive in Oak Park.
Expressions Graphics is located in the Oak Park Arts District. For more information about other shops in the Oak Park Arts District or the other Great Neighborhoods of Oak Park, please follow the links above.
Expressions Graphics is supported in part by grants from the Oak Park Area Arts Council, the Illinois Arts Council, its members and art lovers like you.