September 26 - 30, 2018
Discover why this French-speaking city is considered the cultural capital of Canada
Art and Wine in Northern California March 12 - 17, 2019
Join Art Encounter for an exciting adventure in the visual arts, along with great cuisine and wine in the Bay area and Napa Valley!
Detroit, Michigan - June 2019
Join Joanna Pinsky and Jill King to discover how art is revitalizing the auto city!
Berlin and Hanover, Germany - Fall 2019
Join artist Marianna Buchwald and Joanna Pinsky in one of the word's foremost art centers, Berlin and then explore the charm and skill of traditional artists in Hanover!
Special Events & Programs
Evanston Mural Arts Program (EMAP)
Beautifying our community!
Real or Imagined Exhibtion and Artist Talk
Explore the artwork of Joanna Pinsky and Jill King-Wynn
Art Encounter Friends Event - November 10, 2018
Meet a charming couple and mingle with other Art Encounter Friends while enjoying wine, light refreshments and great views near Millennium Park
EXPO CHICAGO and SOFA
Join Art Encounter for special tours of these world-renowned art fairs!
First tour is September 12, 2018!
Wednesday Afternoon Art Tours
Select Wednesdays, 11:30am-1pm & 1:30pm-3:00pm
Special Exhibits at Chicago Museums
Weekend Art Walks
Special Exhibits at Chicago-area Galleries
Our 4th Annual Thursday Evening Series
Take a Look Inside our Fall 2018 Brochure!
Join Art Encounter for a wonderful season full of fabulous programs!
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Check out our “News and Happenings” to learn more about the exciting things happening at Art Encounter!
“I like the way Joanna helps us see the art first, then the artist discusses his/her concept and processes used. All of you do a wonderful job of exposing me and the group to art that I wouldn't ordinarily see or know about.” Mary Burns, Expanding Visions participant