Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, a visit with Xuxa Rodriguez. The University of Illinois Graduate College Distinguished Fellow working toward a Ph.D. in art history, the Sarah Patterson Pagels Risk Assessment Intern for Collections at the Spurlock Museum and the 2015 ACE Award winner in the student category recently chatted with The News-Gazette's Melissa Merli.
Daily Bread fundraiser
Benefit performances for the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen Renovation Fund for the new building at 118 N. First St., C, will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. next Sunday at the Esquire Lounge, 106 N. Walnut St., C.
How did the Viktor Krauss concert go last Sunday at the Allerton Music Barn?
Concert for a good cause
The popular local band 90's Daughter will perform at the Music 4 A Mission benefit at 9:30 p.m. Friday for the TIMES Center for homeless men. The concert will be at Fat City Bar and Grill's City Center, 505 S. Chestnut St., C.
CHAMPAIGN — The sixth annual New Art Film Festival will take place from 5 to 11 p.m. Sunday at the Art Theater Co-op, 126 W. Church St., C.