Water Street Studios is a nonprofit art center located in Batavia, Illinois.

Our mission is to help make the arts more accessible to the Fox Valley region and beyond. Our vision is to be a cultural hub in the Midwest.  We provide our ever-growing community with art classes, artist studios, community events, gallery exhibitions, free after-school art programs, outreach, private events in a historic venue, and more.


SAVE THE DATE: GivingTuesday

November 27, 2018

Our campaign will be available soon. We are depending on your support for another year of success for the arts in our community. Stay tuned. 



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Drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, metal, glass, calligraphy, and more

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Water Street Studios attracts the best and welcomes all. 
We are proud to offer a wheelchair lift located at the entrance of our building as well as a gender-neutral restroom.