Calling all local artists

10 years in the Main LIbrary, 110 years in Oak Park

Literary Explorations, a unique community art show this October will celebrate 10 years in the current Main Library building, and 110 years in Oak Park. 

The month-long community art exhibit at the Main Library, Maze Branch Library and Dole Branch Library this October.

The library is now calling for entries showcasing artistic work inspired by literature. Art can be serious or playful, come from a cherished author, specific title, literary character or another subject related to the theme.

Entry deadline is Aug. 16. Artists who live in Oak Park, River Forest and Forest Park are welcome to submit.

Review guidelines and get a PDF submission form and learn more about our anniversary celebration.