Shape of Now: The Fair

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 3:00pm

The Evanston Art Center (EAC) is pleased to announce THE FAIR, curated by Katrin Schnabl. As a part of the ongoing SHAPE OF NOW fashion residency series curated by Katrin Schnabl, the public will have the opportunity to shop a curated selection of fashion, accessories and objects created by the participating designers and guest artists at THE FAIR, a unique art-meets-fashion pop-up showroom at the Evanston Art Center.


Featured designers include SHAPE OF NOW Residents Abigail Glaum-Lathbury of the Rational Dress Society, Alex Ulichny, Ayrun Dismuke with Misanthrope, Kristin Mariani/RedShift, Sky Cubacub, Jake Vogds & Compton Quashie as Radical Visibility Collective, Katrin Schnabl and invited guest designers Anna Brown, Andrea Reynders and Gillion Carrara who also make up the collective We Are Material; Jamie Hayes with Production Mode, Gerry Quinton with Morua, both also together as Department of Curiosities, as well as Jack Cave and Anke Loh.


The Opening Reception will take place on Wednesday, March 14 from 5 – 8pm at the Evanston Art Center, and a special Designer Panel Discussion will take place on Saturday, March 17 at 1pm.


Designer quotes and brief bios are attached; for full biographies refer to the EAC website,, as well as for more details on upcoming SHAPE OF NOW residencies, classes and workshops.






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Location and contact
Evanston Art Center
1717 Central Street
Evanston  Illinois  60201
United States
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(847) 475-5300