Art in the Village
Jun
24
Jun 25

Art in the Village

The North Shore Art League and the Hubbard Woods Design District once again team up to host "Art in the Village," a juried art fair in Hubbard Woods Park, as well as artwork by NSAL members in participating shops.  New this year are HWDD-sponsored interactive art projects for Art Fair attendees.  Look for the HWDD tents.  There will also be a project going on at Vivid, so stop by!

First Friday-Opening Reception for Janet Cordovi and Pam Spicer
Jul
7
5:00 pm17:00

First Friday-Opening Reception for Janet Cordovi and Pam Spicer

Join us for the opening reception for Featured Artist Janet Cordovi and this month's Local Artist, Pam Spicer.  Janet creates beautiful hand-built clay vessels, from small tea bowls to very large presentation bowls.   Local artist Pam Spicer is a representational artist who paints vibrantly colored landscapes and still lives.  Light refreshments and live music.  The shops of the HWDD will be open as well, so visit the gallery and then do a little shopping!


ART ed.  Choosing Art and Knowing When It's Right.
Jun
15
11:00 am11:00

ART ed. Choosing Art and Knowing When It's Right.

Vivid is introducing a new speaker series. In this first session, designer Meredith Cohen will discuss integrating art with interior decor using vignettes created with art from the gallery and furnishings and accessories from Pagoda Red and Sawbridge Studios.  Reserve your spot! The event is free, but space is limited. Reserve your space here.

First Friday: Opening Reception for Matthew Schaefer and Janet Trierweiler
May
5
5:00 pm17:00

First Friday: Opening Reception for Matthew Schaefer and Janet Trierweiler

Evanston artists Matthew Schaefer and Janet Trierweiler are partners in life and in art.  Their exhibit, entitled "Going Once, Going Twice" will feature their collaborative work which they call "Calaj."  This work is spiritual as well as creative, and is both minimal and organic, spontaneous yet carefully planned.  Don't miss it!  As always, light refreshments, drinks and live music will be offered.  Participating stores and studios in the Hubbard Woods Design District will also be open!

First Friday: Opening Reception for Ron Parent, Amy Woodbury
Apr
7
5:00 pm17:00

First Friday: Opening Reception for Ron Parent, Amy Woodbury

Join us for April's First Friday Opening with Featured Artist, Ron Parent, and this month's Local Artist, Amy Woodbury.  Food, drinks and live music!  

The Hubbard Woods Design District will again join in the First Friday activities - 16 additional studios and stores will be open that evening with special offerings for shoppers.    Go to http://www.shophwdd.com/events/ for more information.

 

First Friday: Opening Reception for Debra Delbecq and Dustin Harris, Dora Winchester jewelry.
Mar
3
5:00 pm17:00

First Friday: Opening Reception for Debra Delbecq and Dustin Harris, Dora Winchester jewelry.

Join us for March's First Friday Opening with Featured Artist, Debra Delbecq, and this month's Local Artist, Dustin Harris.  Also featuring jewelry by Dora Winchester.  Food, drinks, and mellow music by DJ Teebot- don't miss it!

 

Starting this month, Vivid will be joined by 15 other businesses in the Hubbard Woods Design District in hosting First Friday!  All will be showcasing great art, fabulous design, or exciting new products. Participating studios/stores are:

Benvenuti and Stein                                     Pagoda Red

Bick’s Emporium                                           Phototronics

E Street Denim                                              Rib and Stitch Yarn 

Jeannie Balsam Interiors                              Robert Bryan Home

Le Chic Boutique                                           Sawbridge Studios

Marigolds                                                       Side Door Studio

Oil & Water Studio                                        Skandal

Omid Fine Jewelry                                        

 

 

First Friday: Opening Reception for Lisa Goesling, Anne Stebbins Abueva, and Wind Flow Photography
Feb
3
5:30 pm17:30

First Friday: Opening Reception for Lisa Goesling, Anne Stebbins Abueva, and Wind Flow Photography

Join us for our February First Friday, with an Opening Reception for Featured Artist Lisa Goesling, Local Artist Anne Stebbins Abueva, and Special Exhibitor Wind Flow Photography.   Lisa will be displaying some exciting new work, not seen before at the gallery.  All artists will be on hand to talk about their work and answer questions.  Drinks, food, and live music.

Mens' Holiday Shopping Days
Dec
17
Dec 18

Mens' Holiday Shopping Days

Come in and find the perfect gift for the special women in your life from our curated collection of fine jewelry.  We will gift wrap, entertain your children, provide refreshments, and make you look like a hero!

Jewelry Pop-Up Shop!
Dec
6
Dec 24

Jewelry Pop-Up Shop!

Find gifts for all the women on your shopping list at Vivid's Jewelry Pop-Up Shop!  Unique, handmade jewelry by Melissa Banks, Barbara Boz, Carla Nessa, Edith Robertson, Lisa Slodki and Dora Winchester -sold nowhere else on the North Shore.  Shop early for the best selection!

Art Attack!
Oct
14
5:00 pm17:00

Art Attack!

An art walk sponsored by the Hubbard Woods Design District, with local artists’ work displayed by 21 area merchants.  Vivid will be displaying the paintings of Jane D'Angelo, who is also our Local Artist of the Month!  Check out Jane's scenes of Chicago and Italy under the Artist tab.  Jane will be at the gallery during the event to talk to visitors about her work and what inspires her to paint.

Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served at all participating merchants.  Let's party and talk art!

 

Grand Opening Party!
Sep
30
5:30 pm17:30

Grand Opening Party!

Please join us for wine, hors d'oeuvres, and great art!   Be there as we open up the gallery to the public for the very first time. Check out the wide range of art in a variety of styles, media and price points in our warm, welcoming space. We will be exhibiting the work of 13 artists, many of whom will be on hand to talk about their work. We can't wait to share it all with you!

 

Interior Designer Preview Party
Sep
21
12:00 pm12:00

Interior Designer Preview Party

 For registered Interior Designers only.  Take a sneak peek at Vivid Gallery's broad array of fabulous artwork!  There is sure to be something to meet the needs of your clients.  As an added bonus, NS: Modern Luxury magazine will be on the scene, photographing for its "Voyeur" feature.  You'll want to be a part of this exciting event!  A light lunch will be served.