Art in Alternative Spaces

2nd Annual


A juried exhibition of artwork by Illinois artists displayed in storefront windows in downtown Highland Park throughout the month of May.    Merchants will also host art workshops and receptions.     Juror:   Aron Packer, Packer Schopf Gallery

Click Here to view and purchase artwork on display

Message from the Mayor of Highland Park

Free Park & Ride Service!

The North Shore Auto Group, 1350 Park Avenue West  (Route 41 & Park Ave), Highland Park, IL

Caravan service will be available to shuttle visitors from the North Shore Auto Group during business hours to the downtown Highland Park Art Walk locations throughout the month of May!

2007 Participating Highland Park Merchants

Alberto's Cycles 1770 First St Exhibitor
A Pea in the Pod 600 Central Ave Exhibitor
Bank of America 1831 St. John Ave Exhibitor
Bett's 678 Central Ave Exhibitor
Borders Books & Music 595 Central Ave Make & Take Workshops
Chelsea's Beads 1799 St. Johns Ave Exhibitor
Deborah Fell 447 Central Ave Exhibitor
Enaz 444 Central Ave Exhibitor
Fibres 607 Elm Pl Exhibitor
Fired Works 1813 St. Johns Ave Exhibitor
First Bank of Highland Park 1835 First St Exhibitor
Goodies, Etc. 652 Central Ave Exhibitor
H.P. Hair Image 486 Central Ave Exhibitor
Hi-Land Art & Frame 668 Central Ave Exhibitor
Highland Park Bank & Trust 1949 St. Johns Ave Exhibitor
Indigo Clothing 1859 Second St Exhibitor
Jolie Maison 640 Central Ave Exhibitor
Kaehler Travel Works 654 Central Ave Exhibitor
Keller Williams. 799 Central Ave Exhibitor
Lori's Designer Shoes 585 Central Ave Exhibitor
National City Bank 579 Central Ave Exhibitor
North Shore Auto Group 1350 Park Ave West Exhibitor & Kick-Off Reception
Paper Source 490 Central Ave Exhibitor & Arts Workshop
Princeton Frame & Art Gallery 1844 First St Exhibitor
Ross Discount Boutique 625 Central Ave Exhibitor
Saks Fifth Avenue 1849 Greenbay Road Exhibitor & Reception
SEE Eyewear 670 Central Ave Exhibitor & Reception
Spaces & Views/Lee Lumber 583 Elm Pl Exhibitor
Studio Sans Pareil 1898 Sheridan Rd Exhibitor
Sunflower 1882 Sheridan Rd Exhibitor
The Bootery 492 Central Ave Exhibitor
The Silk Thumb 1822 Second St Exhibitor
Trendy Haircuts 468 Central Ave Exhibitor
Village Set 757 Central Ave Exhibitor




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Corporate Sponsors:

First Bank of Highland Park, Imperial Realty Co., Mesirow Financial

Keller Williams., Highland Park


This project is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency and a City Arts Program I grant from the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs.

Art Walk Reception Donors

Bluegrass & Norton's - Highland Park and International Wine Cellars - Lake Forest, Metropolitan Cafe' - Highland Park



Silent Auction Items Include:

Autographed Photo of third baseman Aramis Ramirez (Chicago Cubs)

Gift Certificates for Artists' Frame Service and Good's of Evanston

VIP passes to the Adler Planetarium, Chicago;

Tickets to the following theatrical productions:  

Bingo The Musical at the Apollo Theater, Chicago; Light Opera Works; Metropolis Performing Arts Center; Jerry Springer, The Opera at Bailiwick Repertory Theatre; Lifeline Theater; Fire on the Mountain at Northlight Theatre; Next Theatre; Theatre Building Chicago; Raven Theatre; Victory Gardens Theater; Writers Theater, Glencoe

Tickets to Zanies Comedy Club

One Year Membership to Old Town School of Folk Music

Gift Certificates to Stoney River, Legendary Steaks; Gift Certificate to Bertucci's Steak & Seafood;  and Dinner for Two at Victoria of Highwood


May 1 - 31, 2007

Artwork on Display in Merchant Windows

See List above for Participating Merchants


Saturday, May 5, 2007 (8 pm - 11 pm)

Kick-Off Party!

Artists Jury Awards Presented   9 pm

Silent Auction closes  

 10 pm

Park & Ride:    Visitors will be shuttled from the party to the downtown Art Walk shops throughout the evening

Live Music by Jim Jacobs Trio!

North Shore Auto Group

Route 41 & Park Ave.

Highland Park, IL

$ 5 suggested

donation at door

Saturday, May 12, 2007 (1 - 3 pm)

Reception - includes refreshments by Metropolitan Cafe and live music Saks Fifth Avenue, 1849 Green Bay Rd. Free

Saturday, May 19, 2007 (1 - 3 pm)

Stamping & Embossing Workshop The Paper Source, 490 Central Free

Saturday, May 19, 2007 (3 - 5 pm)

Reception SEE Eyewear, 670 Central Ave. Free

Sundays May 20 and May 27 (2 pm)

"Make it and Take it!" 

Arts activities for children of all ages

Borders,  595 Central Ave


The businesses and locations where artwork is on display are all handicap accessible.

Travel & Parking

The closest Metra stop is located at 1800 St. John's Ave in downtown Highland Park.    Go to for fare rates and schedules.

Port Clinton Square Garage Parking Map

Nearby parking is available at Port Clinton Square

3-Hour Free Parking, 6-Hour Meters

Cost: $3.00 for 6 Hours

Free Unlimited Parking on Weekends

Entrance on Laurel Avenue






Founded in 1991, Anatomically Correct is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to showcasing works by artists in alternative spaces in a combined effort to educate, diversify, and promote community awareness of the visual and performing arts.    Contributions are tax-deductible according to law.  

For more information contact:

Anatomically Correct             INFO@ANATOMICALLYCORRECT.ORG