Arts Commission


The Arts Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the Board of Trustees to encourage the development and enjoyment of the arts in Northbrook. The arts are to include the exhibition of works of art, the conducting of programs of music and the performing arts, exhibition of historical objects, presentation of dramatic productions and other exhibitions, and performances enhancing the cultural and intellectual level of the Village. 

Regular Meetings

  • 7pm
  • 1st Thursday of each month
  • Village Hall
    1225 Cedar Lane
    Northbrook, Illinois 60062

Meeting schedule and location subject to change.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available at least 48 hours prior to the meetings and minutes are available following approval.  Agendas and minutes prior to January 1, 2024 can be found here

View current agendas and minutes


  • Bruce Bondy, Chair
    Term expires: April 2025
  • Allen Alvarez
    Term expires: April 2026
  • Jerry Block
    Term expires: April 2025
  • Ernie Halperin
    Term expires: April 2026
  • Chris Laughlin
    Term expires: April 2025
  • Karen Mahoney
    Term expires: April 2025
  • Sarah Weinstein
    Term expires: April 2024
  • Marsha Schwartz
    Term expires: April 2024

  • Joei Shavitz
    Term expires: April 2024
  • Chris Sheban
    Term expires: April 2025
  • Bonnie Siegel
    Term expires: April 2025
  • Rob Sills       
    Term expires: April 2026
  • Kittie Yohe  
    Term expires: April 2026
  • Library Representative - Madison Vienna/Alternate
    Term expires: April 2024
  • Park District Representative - Eileen Loftus/Alternate
    Term expires: April 2024
  • Inana Mkrdichian, Staff Liaison
    Phone: 847-664-4021
    Email Inana Mkrdichian

Call for Artists

The Arts Commission would like to reach out to all visual artists who live in Northbrook to be included in our future mailings and notifications. If you would like to add your name and contact information to our Visual Artist Database, please fill out the form at

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