Become A Member


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Join Us
Take Art Courses! Our School offers workshops and classes in acrylics, pastels, oils, watercolor, block printing, various drawing skills and more taught by exceptional instructors teach. Members receive discounts on classes.

Dennis Chadra

Our Fine Art Shop and Exhibition galleries showcase a large selection of works. Exhibit up to 2 pieces monthly with no exhibition fee.   Gallery II Exhibits featuring selected artists change monthly, with opening receptions each month.

Kathie Chicoine

Member Events
Take Part in Member Events. DPAL presents several events each year that bring visitors and the local community together.  Demonstrations in various mediums take place in the monthly programs. All events are dedicated to discovery, learning and sharing through the arts.

Dan Danielson

As a nonprofit 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization, we depend upon the support of our volunteers. Consider donating your talent by joining our corps of volunteers, our VIPs – Vitally Important People. There are many ways you can become involved and join the fun.

Membership Qualifications

Regular membership is open to anyone 18 years of age or older. Student memberships are available for students ages 14 - 17. Memberships are also available to individuals, organizations and businesses that are interested in supporting the arts. The membership year runs from January 1 through December 31. Mid-year memberships are available at half-price from July 1 through December 31. A limited number of memberships are available at no fee on a special needs basis.

Member Benefits

Receive a member discount on class fees. Exhibit up to 2 pieces in each monthly show with NO exhibition fee ((January-October, subject to restrictions, see the Activity Schedule for details). Receive our monthly newsletter by mail or email. Be eligible to attend special "Members Only" events. Click here to download membership form

Membership Categories

Student (age 14-17)


Family (2 at same address)

Sustaining (includes family)



Life (One time fee)










Other Ways to Support DPAL


The DuPage Art League is a not-for-profit organization chartered as a school. All donations and gifts are greatly appreciated and tax-deductible in accordance with section 501 (c ) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.


Volunteer  - Office and Gallery Staff

Office and gallery staffing is done on a voluntary basis by members. All exhibiting artists are required to volunteer to work at least four (4) hours per year in some capacity. Click here to download volunteer survey