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Art

Studio Visit: Mary Torri

Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, artist Mary Torri chats with The News-Gazette's Melissa Merli.

When did you move to Urbana?

CUDO's Pro Show highlights design stars

The Indi Go Artist Co-op presents the second annual CUDO Pro Show.

The opening reception runs from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at Indi Go Gallery, 9 E. University Ave., C.

Entertainment listings, Nov. 13-20, 2014

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

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

Art exhibition

CHAMPAIGN — Harry Breen, a University of Illinois emeritus professor of art, will show new paintings in oil on linen and wood starting Saturday at the Green Street Studio, 307 S. Locust St., C.

Breen, who lives in Champaign, moved here in 1957 after studying at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and teaching public school in Gary, Ind.

Ask 'Mimi' Nov. 9, 2014

Mimi, do you know of a contemplative art-related thing I can do on Veterans Day on Tuesday?

Yes, go to Krannert Art Museum to see "Goya's War: Los Desastres de la Guerra," "La Grande Guerre: French Posters and Photographs from World War I" and "After the Front Line: Artists Who Served in the World Wars."

Studio Visit: Nick Mann

Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, Melissa Merli chats with professional photographer Nick Mann. 

Do you work full-time as a photographer for Theo Gray?

Here's what's happening on the art scene

Art Fair of the Craft League of C-U

The 32nd annual Art Fair of the Craft League of Champaign-Urbana will take place Saturday and next Sunday at the Urbana Civic Center, 108 E. Water St.

Melissa Merli: Ties to Gandhi's grandson inspired exhibition

I recently took what many people would call a "busman's holiday," touring environmental art sites in southwestern Wisconsin and the Magritte show on its last day at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Former Krannert Art Museum Director Josef Helfenstein was a co-curator of that excellent show.

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

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

Don't miss annual art fair

Entertainment listings, Nov. 6-13, 2014

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