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.
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.
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."
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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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.