Entertainment listings, July 2-9, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

Former Krannert museum director heading home to Switzerland

Former Krannert Art Museum director Josef Helfenstein is stepping down as director of the Menil Collection in Houston to return to his native Switzerland, where he will lead Kunstmuseum Basel.

That's Entertainment: Spotlighting events in and around the area

Music scene

URBANA — The harp duo Lilac 94 will perform contemporary music at 8 tonight at [co][lab], 206 W. Main St., U.

Party while you paint

CHAMPAIGN — A few months ago, art teacher Mandy Danowitz had a few friends over to paint (a picture, not the walls) while sipping wine.

"It was such a blast — that was the genesis of it. I thought I could really do something with this," she said.

Ask 'Mimi,' June 28, 2015

Why is there an artist installation in the window of Weiskamp Screen Printing at 312 S. Neil St., C?

Melonie Mulkey's lifesize narrative, or tableau, is there through August as part of LIGHTBOX, a collaboration between 40 North 88 West Champaign County Arts Council and Weiskamp to rotate installation art in one of their large display windows facing Neil Street.

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Entertaining Sunday

Entertainment listings, June 25-July 2, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

Here's what's happening on the art scene

Drawing workshop

Kari Rajkumar, an award-winning artist from Paris, Ill., will teach a drawing workshop from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Vault Arts Collective, 100 N. Main St., Tuscola.

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Frankie in Ford County

Ask 'Mimi,' June 21, 2015

Who is performing at the Blues Brews and Barbecue Festival this coming weekend in Champaign?