Create, Inspire, Transform



Welcome to Evoke, a cutting-edge art gallery and production studio dedicated to emerging and mid-career artists. We stand out with our non-traditional approach to art and immersive experiences. Our studio nurtures continuous creation, enabling artists to construct, innovate, and bring brands to life. Join us to experience art in a unique ecosystem where creativity thrives alongside the artists.


Evoke Gallery's Grand Re-Opening  

We are thrilled to invite you to the grand reopening of Evoke Gallery & October's 25 Birthday, featuring the debut solo exhibition "25 Votives" by our distinguished artist, October Sharify (@impology).

 As a new and dynamic space in Chicago's art scene, Evoke Gallery focuses on showcasing and supporting emerging and mid-career artists.

The show will immerse attendees in an experience that blends historical romance with future realities, reflecting October's unique artistic vision.

Mark your calendars for July 26th at 5 PM and be among the first to witness this extraordinary collection. Visit to preview and add October's works to your collection before the exhibition.

We are located at 3040 N. Central Ave. Whether you’re driving or taking public transit, getting here is easy.




At Evoke, we celebrate creativity and culture through our diverse range of exhibitions and events. Join us for private and public exhibitions, artist studio time, engaging workshops, inspiring artist talks, and vibrant networking events. Discover and purchase unique works of art and exclusive merchandise, supporting emerging and mid-career artists. Experience the dynamic and non-traditional atmosphere of Evoke, where art and community thrive.


Evoke is proud to offer a comprehensive range of production services to bring your vision to life. From building custom sets to creating stunning content for hire, our talented team is equipped to handle photoshoots, video shoots, and more. We also specialize in crafting immersive installations for private and public events. Partner with Evoke to transform your ideas into extraordinary experiences.

Featured Works: OCTOBER Sharify

We are proud to showcase the captivating works of October Sharify, a 25-year-old oil painter based in Chicago. Sharify's high-contrast, surreal, and chromatic pieces are renowned for their use of artificially sweet pinks and dark blues. Blending a deep interest in history and theology with feminine aesthetics and spiritual imagery, Sharify's art draws inspiration from their African American and Persian heritage. Immerse yourself in the unique visual language and cultural richness of October Sharify's stunning creations.

"Ophelia" by October Sharify, 2024

"Bayonetta" by October Sharify, 2024

"Plasticine by October Sharify, 2024

For those who wish to acquire a piece of this profound artistic expression, selected works are available for purchase. Please inquire through visiting our "Shop" page!


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