Past Gallery Exhibits

1st Friday Art Show At The Dole

Change your routine one Friday a month.

January – Closing Reception

  • 4rd Annual D155 Art Show
  • SPARK
  • Central | South | Cary-Grove | Prairie Ridge | Haber Oaks

February 3rd

  • Dole: C Glen Richardson: A Career in Design, A Life in Art
  • Sage: Patty Bell I Love (Blank) More Than You

March 3rd 

  • Dole: Belgin Yucelen
  • Sage: Immanuel Lutheran, Creative Arts
  • Hall: Messiah Lutheran

2015

 

January

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: District 155 High Schools – Student Show

February

  • Dole Gallery: Douglas Brull
    • Photography & 3D Art
  • Sage Gallery: Ruth Dudley-Carr
    • Photography, and Iphone
  • Hallway Gallery: Crystal Lake Camera Club
    • Photography

March

  • Dole Gallery: The Studio – McHenry
    • Student showcase
  • Sage Gallery: Creative Arts, Inc.
    • Student showcase –
  • Hallway Gallery: Artist Partners

March 23rd – 1st Artist Workshop Series

  • Pastel Workshop and Demonstration

April

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: The Arts in Action
  • Dole Gallery: Ashley Rufino – Fine Art Portraiture & Janet Kay – From Me 2 You Photography
  • Sage Gallery: Johanna Gullick, Jeanine Hill-Soldner, & Dorothy Biris
  • Music & Activities | Provided by: McHenry County Music Center | Instrument Petting Zoo, McHenry County Youth Orchestras, & Roger Reupert Students
  • Sage Hallway Gallery: St Paul’s Christian Preschool

May

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Crystal Lake District 47 – Student Show
  • 2nd Floor of the Historic Dole Mansion Exhibit: Amber’s Art Place

June

  • Sage Gallery: Pauline Parker
    • Show Title: Pauline Parker: Watercolors and Narrative Quilts
  • Dole  Gallery: Hossein Khandan
    • Show Title: Tranquil Tempo

No 1st Friday Art Show in July. 

 

August

Sage Gallery:

Dole Gallery:

September

  • Sage Gallery: Group Show by Johanna Gullick Studio Student Exhibition
    • Watercolors
  • Dole Gallery: Antonia Posey
    • Title Show: The Working Poor
  • Hallway Gallery: Fred Kaiser
  • Hallways En Plein Air: Karyl Shields & Dee Abbate

 

2015

 

January

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: District 155 High Schools – Student Show

February

  • Sage Gallery: Feeding Time – Mary Telfer
    • Style of Artwork: Mix Media
  • Dole Gallery: ‘Marvelous Living Things’

March

April

May

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Crystal Lake District 47 – Student Show
  • 2nd Floor of the Historic Dole Mansion Exhibit: Amber’s Art Place
  • Lobby Exhibit: Alexander Leigh Center for Autism

June

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Energy and Movement – Colorful Montana Morrison Retrospective
    • Style of Artwork: Impressionist Painting
  • Sage Gallery: Cessation – Terrance A. Maule
    • Style of Artwork: Abstract, post-impressionist style

August

  • Dole Gallery: Painting with Fire: Encaustic Art
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Carol Hamilton
    • Laura LaRue
    • Josie Mintz
    • Vicki Senn
      • Style of Artwork: Encaustic
  • Dole Gallery: Blue Eagle Pottery – Robert Blue
    • Style of Artwork: Ceramics
  • Sage Gallery: “Explocion de vida” translated as “Life explosion” – Gaby Silva Bavio
    • Style of Artwork: Painting

September

  • Sage Gallery: Sharon Settles
    • Style of Artwork: Paintings
  • Dole Gallery: “Es-scapes”
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Cathy Enthof
    • Cathy Fugatt
    • Sandy Giordano
    • Janet Rauchenberger
    • Karyl Shields
      • Style of Artwork: Paintings
  • 2nd Floor of the Dole: Rebecca Kautz
    • Style of Artwork: Painting, Drawings, and Mix Media

October

  • Dole Gallery: Dangerous Lullabies
  • Curated by: Kathleen Isacson
    • Exhibiting Artists: Kathleen Isacson and Associate Artists
      • Style of Artwork:Painting, Encaustic, Pen and Ink Drawings, Mixed Media & 3D Sculpture Installation.
  • Sage Gallery: Autumn’s Palette – The Lake Region Watercolor Guild
    • Style of Artwork: Watercolor paintings

November

  • Dole Gallery: Community Partners Wellness Network
  • Sage Gallery: UNLOCKED
    • Exhibiting Artists:
      • Ed Lehman
      • Sandra Ferguson
      • Sue Mazur
        • Style of Artwork: Painting, Mix Media, and 3D Wood Sculptures

December

Guests will experience a special Christmastime 1st Friday Art Show. The art show includes a Christmas tree lighting, entertainment by Summers Academy of Dance School of the Berkshire Ballet Theatre, and 4 Strings Attached Martin Lopez.

  • Dole Gallery Exhibit: The Gifts The Studio – McHenry, students of David R. Becker
    • Style of Artwork: Watercolor
  • Sage Gallery Exhibit: ‘Winter Sentiments’ a works inspired by the season
    • Style of Artwork: Photography, Painting, Mix Media and Others
      • Exhibiting Artists:
        • Angela Boe
        • Antonia Posey
        • Beth Markko
        • Betty Schmidt
        • Carol Hamilton
        • Cindy Lesperance
        • Denise Hoover
        • Emily Yantis
        • James Mansfield
        • Jeff Beckler
        • Judith Hollister
        • Kathie Stevens
        • Lauri Novak
        • Patty Bell
        • Rolley Bateman
        • Ryan Lee
        • Susan Bergquist
        • Teresa Guardi

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2014

 

January

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: District 155 High Schools – Student Show

February

  • Sage Gallery: Eight Years: Beyond the Studio: A Retrospective Solo Exhibit – Jeanine Hill-Soldner
    • Style of Artwork: Painting, Drawing
  • Dole Gallery: “Fringes”
  • Curator, Jeanine Hill-Soldner
  • Exhibiting Artists: Chicago Woman Coalition Artist

March

  • Dole Gallery: Asymptotes “New Space” – Terrance Maule
    • Style of Artwork: Painting and Mix Media

April

May

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Crystal Lake District 47 Student Show

June

August

September

  • Sage Gallery: Hard Edge – Both a title and a description of the artworks presented
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Corey McCullar
    • Andrew Schulte
    • James Brown
    • Kayti Sault
      • Style of Artwork: Graphic Design, Drawing

October

November

  • Sage Gallery: Future… What it means to us – Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association
  • Dole Gallery: Mchenry County Mental Health Board – Community Partners Exhibit

December

  • Sage Gallery: ‘Winter Sentiments’  –  Juried Show
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Karyl Shields
    • Mary Telfer
    • Christopher Trent
    • Gary Wahl
    • JoEllen Weingart
    • Terrance Young
    • Monica Stanton
    • Veronica Potter
    • Sharon Settles
    • Rolley Bateman
    • Barbara Sistak Baur
    • Patty Bell
    • Renee Betancourt
    • Elizabeth Braun
    • Dorothy Carringi
    • Carol Hamilton
    • Tara Kopp
    • Joseph Kozenczak
    • Terrance Maule
    • Betty Schmidt
      • Style of Artwork: Photography, Painting, Mix Media and Others
  • Dole Gallery:  ‘Reflections: Color, Movement and Pattern’ – Barbara Schneider
    • Style of Artwork: Fiber Art

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2013

 

February

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Midnight Fields – Kendall Wallor & Connie Sonnenberg
    • Style of Artwork: Oils and Acrylics Paining

March

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Art & Music in Action: The Passport to Creativity
  • Lakeside Legacy Arts Park Resident Artists

April

  • Dole Gallery: Inside the Box – Joe & Kathleen Isacson
    • Style of Artwork: Mixed Media & 3D Sculpture installation.
  • Sage Gallery: Motion
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Nancy Merkling
    • Angela Swan
    • Patricia Bell
    • Alfred Stark
    • Janet Kay
    • John Regan of Twisted Stem
      • Style of Artwork: Dance, floral installation, Photography, wood block print making, 3D sculpture installations.

May

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Crystal Lake District 47 – Student Show
  • 2nd Floor of the Dole: Creative Arts, Inc. – Student Showcase

June

  • Sage Gallery: A Good Riddance – Gabriel Karagianis
    • Style of Artwork: Painting
  • Dole Gallery: Ars Verborum ‘the Arts of Words’ – Carol Hamilion
    • Style of Artwork: Encaustic

August

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Art Behind the Ink – Tattoo Show
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Keith Schubert
    • Andrea Smyth
    • Erick Bullock
    • Mike DeBoer
    • Chuy Gomez
    • John Cackler
    • Juan Silva
    • Joe Schaumann
    • Carrie Mackay
    • Nikk Dycha
    • Brandy Gisela

September

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: Visage Out of the Ordinary Portraits  –  Juried Show
  • Exhibiting Artists:
    • Jeff Sevener
    • Angela Swan
    • Diane Hynes
    • Jessica Dvoracek
    • Doug Manley
    • Cole Hauschildt
    • Mary Ann Telfer
    • Jorian Lewke
    • Ginnie Lange
    • Ilma Udrenas
    • Chris Dowell
    • Lindsay Manzella
    • April Bowers
    • Connie Sonnenberg
      • Style of Artwork: Painting, Photography, Mix Media & 3D sculptures installation.

October

  • Dole & Sage Gallery: A Journey: Two Views A Life with Cancer The Art and Words of Two Artist – Janette Maley & Art Hands
    • Style of Artwork: Photography

November

  • Sage Gallery: Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association
  • Dole Gallery: Mchenry County Mental Health Board – Community Partners Exhibit

December