Art

Art

Studio Visit: Gilbert 'Gil' Witte

Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, Melissa Merli chats with Gilbert "Gil" Witte, 48, of Savoy, a University of Illinois Library operations associate who took up crocheting 25 years ago. He curated the exhibition "Knot Forgotten: The Tennyson Library of Crochet at Illinois," on view through Aug. 31 in the Main Library, 1408 W. Gregory Drive, U.

Here's what's happening on the art scene

Moving pictures

CHAMPAIGN — The 40 North 88 West Champaign County Arts Council is featuring on the inside of Champaign-Urbana MTD buses a new rotation of art works by four artists.

Entertainment listings, July 31-Aug. 7, 2014

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are instructions for submitting entries.

Special events

This weekend

American Legion mural drawing praise

DANVILLE — It's still a few days away from being finished.

But a colorful mural of a military honor guard being painted on the front of the American Legion Post 210 building, at 201 Prospect Place, is already drawing lots of "oohs" and "aahs."

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area, July 30, 2014

Editor's note:  want more cinema talk?  Tune to WDWS Thursday at 4:20 as Brian Moline talks with Luke Boyce of Shatterglass Studios.

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Film festival

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Here's what's happening on the art scene

Art at Indi Go

CHAMPAIGN — New works by artists Lisa Kesler, Beth Darling and Robert Chapman will be shown from Friday through Aug. 11 at the Indi Go Artist Co-op, 9 E. University Ave., C. The opening reception will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday; viewing hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.