Category Archives: Exhibits

‪#‎NaPoWriMo‬ Day 18 Tanka & Van Gogh Exhibit at Art Institute of Chicago

My mother and I  climbed into a painting vibrant and subdued, swathed in soft, swirling lights and bits of starry nights… © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Evanston Art Center’s Spring Art’s & Crafts EXPO

For all in the Chicago area my artwork: paintings, prints and cards are featured in the Evanston Art Center’s Spring Art’s & Crafts EXPO Today through Sunday, April 10, 2016 http://www.evanstonartcenter.org Opening event: Thursday, April 7, 6-9 pm Friday – Sunday, … Continue reading

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My Painting in the Evanston Art Center’s Faculty Exhibit

My Painting, First Meeting of White Rabbit and Turtle Dove, threatened species, is featured in the Evanston Art Center’s Faculty Exhibit. The Opening Reception is this Sunday, January 10, 2016, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm, 1717 Central Street, Evanston, IL. The … Continue reading

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I’m in a book, “City Creatures, Animal Encounters in the Chicago Wilderness”

Hey I’m in a book, “City Creatures, Animal Encounters in the Chicago Wilderness,” University of Chicago Press, 2015, Edited by Gavin Van Horn and Dave Aftandilian.  And on the cover of the “Center for Humans and Nature,” September 2015 publication.” … Continue reading

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My classes at the Evanston Art Center start next week, 6-16-2015 + WIP

 The Evanston Art Center has moved to a new location, at 1717 Central Street, Evanston, IL, and their new building is Beautiful!!! Here’s a WIP to entice you… My class offerings include: Watercolor, Materials and Techniques; Plein Air in the City, and Children’s … Continue reading

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Color and Nature Exhibit Michelle Kogan Studio b. Gallery & #NaPoWriMo

I’m having a solo exhibit Color and Nature at Studio b. Gallery  Opening April 24, 25, and 26 – Summer 2015 I’ll be there late afternoon Saturday – Sunday, April 25 and 26th Studio b. Gallery, 114 N. Elm St, … Continue reading

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Schiller Shelters, endangered species painting in Evanston Art Center’s 2015 Faculty Exhibit

My painting Schiller Shelters, endangered species is included in Evanston Art Center’s 2015 Faculty Exhibit. Opening Reception: Sunday, January 25, 2015 1:00 – 4:00 pm the exhibit runs through February 22, 2015 Evanston Art Center, 2603 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL http://www.evanstonartcenter.orgContinue reading

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Michelle Kogan, 5 watercolor’s exhibited through October 30th, 2014

Nene Hawaiian Endangered Goose, (above) is one of five watercolor paintings I have exhibited at Congregation Solel, 1301 Clavey Rd, Highland Park, IL. The exhibit runs through October 30th, 2014.

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Wildlife Paintings at the US Botanic Garden, DC & Why I Paint City Creatures Featured Blog

    In Celebration of my two wildlife paintings presently on exhibit at the United States Botanic Garden, DC, I have been featured on the City Creatures Blog. There you will find three of my paintings and writing on Why I Paint … Continue reading

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Art Talk and Plein Air Class at Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

  Drop by my Art Talk tomorrow 5:30–7:30, and or join my Plein Air Watercolor Class that starts this Saturday both at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum: Art Talk: Connecting Artists with Nature + Horticulturist Outdoor Tour of Native Plants … Continue reading

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