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Membership is open to all; professional artists, amateur artists and those interested in art. The many activities, social programs and committees allow you to participate at the level you choose.
Membership Benefits:
Memberships are valid for one year and can be renewed. These benefits are available to members at any level:
  • Exhibition opportunities are available for artists of all experience levels at discounted member pricing
  • Discounted pricing on OPAL art classes, workshops, and special programs
  • Discounted pricing on Figure Drawing and Figure Sculpting Drop-In Sessions
  • Waived transaction fees for art classes and summer camp registrations
  • Monthly newsletter with information on upcoming events and exhibitions, as well as member accomplishments
Membership Levels:
  • Student ($25/year) – Available to anyone under the age of 18 years old, as well as anyone over 18 years old with a valid student ID
    *Please provide the name and contact information for a parent/guardian for members under the age of 18 years old
  • Individual ($40/year) – Available to adults over the age of 18 years old
    *This membership provides benefits to one person only
  • Household ($50/year) – Available to families or groups of adults and children that occupy the same residence
    *Please provide the names of all members that will receive benefits
  • Business ($50/year) – Available to local business representatives that are interested in supporting OPAL’s arts community
    *Please provide the names of all members that will receive benefits
  • Donor ($100/year) – Available to anyone interested in supporting OPAL at an elevated level. A donor membership will provide benefits to either an Individual or Household.  
    *Please provide the names of all members that will receive benefits
  • Lifetime ($1,000 one time) - The Lifetime Membership level is available to anyone interested in contributing to OPAL at an elevated level. By becoming a Lifetime Member, OPAL will extend 'lifetime' benefits to both you and your household - meaning that you will never need to renew your membership and receive all benefits.


On-Line:  JOIN HERE!

  • Select level of Membership from drop-down menu
  • Complete basic membership information (name, address, phone, email)
  • Choose areas of interest from drop-down menu
  • Submit payment for annual dues on-line by credit card through secure Club Express_OPAL portal.
By Mail:
  • Complete and print out the electronic Membership application and submit documentation and membership dues via check to: the Oak Park Art League at 720 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60302 - Attn: Membership Coordinator.
In Person:
  • Gallery hours are Monday-Friday: 1-5pm, and Saturday: 1-4pm. Membership fees are accepted by cash, check, and credit card when paying in OPAL’s gallery business office.