The Kalo Foundation of Park Ridge
   255 N. Northwest Hwy.
   Park Ridge, IL   60068




   Saturday:  10:00 pm - 3:00 pm

   Sunday:  1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

   Phone:  847-261-4595



When visiting Iannelli Studios Heritage Center, please be respectful of our neighbors and park in the municipal lot across Northwest Hwy. rather than on the streets to the north of the Center.    Thank You.

The next Kalo Foundation board meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2018 at 7:00 pm.   


Quick Kalo News   

Kalo is pleased to announce we have joined At Home in Chicago, a group of house museums. We are now listed on their website.

This gives us more exposure to the world of museum goers and hopefully brings more visitors.

At Home in Chicago

  • Maine South Student Art Exhibit

    November 4th thru end of December.




  • Park Ridge Art League

    ■  Park Ridge Art League Exhibit - runs through the end of October.



  • Arts and Carafes

    Friday, October 13th, 2017.



  • Paul Kruty

    Sun 9/17  1:00 pm - Author of Frank Lloyd Wright and Midway Gardens. 



Upcoming Events



■  Sat 4/7/18 through 5/27/18 - Chicago Photographic Society Exhibit

■  Sat 4/28/18 - Silver Clay classes for adults

■ Tues 5/15/18 - Pickwick tour and lunch at studio

■ Mon 6/18/18 through 6/29/18 - Childrens art classes at studio



■  Sat 8/4/18 - Clara Barak Welles Birthday Celebration at prospect park featuring Sharon Darling author "Chicago Metalsmiths," Contributor to "Maker & Muse: Women and early Twentieth Century Art Jewlery" speaking on "Clara Barak Welles -the Woman."

■ Sept/Oct - Park Ridge Art League Exhibit

■ TBA - Darcy Evon - Silversmiths and Silver Show

■  Fri 9/28/18 - Arts and CARAFEs


Become a docent.

Docent, Yes!

What's a docent, you ask?  It's a person that guides visitors through the Iannelli Heritage Studios giving the background and historical information on Kalo and the artifacts that we display.  And yes, we provide training.  Please contact us at


  • 10 +1 places in Park Ridge.

    A website with pictures and audio of a tour of historical places in Park Ridge.

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