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.
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.
Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, a visit with Ellie Pinzarrone. The mixed-media embroidery artist, who also works with watercolors and pastels and gives art and art history lectures, recently chatted with The News-Gazette's Melissa Merli.
Who is performing at the Blues Brews and Barbecue Festival this coming weekend in Champaign?
Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, Pauline Tannos, 25, of Urbana, who is Urbana's public arts coordinator, chats with The News-Gazette's Melissa Merli.
Where are you from originally?
Indonesia, but also from Singapore because that's where my family lives now, but I went to school here.
CHAMPAIGN — The last time Parkland College had an art exhibition open to local artists was a decade ago with the "Inside the Box — A Shoebox Show."
The juried show actually was open to all U.S. artists, with the criterium that each work fit into a 4-by-12-by-8-inch shoebox.