Culture and Art

1600th Ave
Corner of Moccasin Road and Lakeview Drive
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-868-5948

John Gabb, artist in residence, specializes in portraits and captures life in the Midwest in his often whimsical works.


Locations throughout Effingham
Effingham, Illinois 62401
800-772-0750

The Effingham Art Guild is home to dozens of award-winning artists. The Art Guild has traveling exhibitions that are open to the public at several different locations in the community. The exhibits change every four months and can be found at the following locations:

1325 Outer Belt West
Exit 160
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-342-3223

Fine Arts County of Effingham offers consistently entertaining performances. FACE is a not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to enrich, educate and entertain our community by providing superior theatrical, musical and choral experiences for both participants and audiences.

19746 N. 1060th St
Exit 160
Shumway, Illinois 62461
217-868-5583

Frye Pottery is located in a beautiful country setting. Artists Tim and Pam Frye have been professional potters for nearly 30 years. They produce award-winning ceramic art as well as functional stoneware pottery designed for everyday use.

710 W. Fayette Ave.
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-840-1093

Heartpeace Studio offers artistic services for the community and is owned by Lisa Brady. 

201 E Jefferson
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-342-5310

Come explore the sculptures that have transformed the City of Effingham's avenues into an art gallery!

112 W. Washington
Effingham, Illinois 62401
850-960-0106

StangARTs features art classes for both children and adults. It also hosts various events including paint parties. Make sure to stop by and check out the gallery or book an event!

 

1325 Outer Belt West
Exit 160
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-540-2788

Three Chicks and a Stage is a non-profit community theater in residence at Effingham Performance Center. Three Chicks produce original works and popular comedies to provide a creative outlet for area actors and to engage regional audiences in quality theater.

400 N. Main St.
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-347-5874

Wilhelmina Gallery exhibits the work of Wilma Woidt Kruger, a versatile, nationally recognized artist. Her works include a stunning portrait of Marilyn Monroe, woodland and wildlife scenes, a depiction of "Gone with the Wind"'s Tara and much more. The gallery is open by chance or appointment.