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Visual Arts

Daniel Burnett in front of his mural inside Reprise Coffee Roasters.

Evanston artist Daniel Burnett paints to bring awareness to the city

April 14, 2024

Daniel Burnett, an Evanston artist whose work fills various coffee shop walls, draws inspiration from everything from Pablo Neruda to stories of acid trips. His unique style of bright colors is easily...

Students, community members and artists survey the different paintings, sculptures and collages in “Well Versed.”

Dittmar Gallery explores intersection of art and poetry in ‘Well Versed’

February 21, 2024

Students and community members joined artists Tuesday night in Norris University Center to celebrate the opening of the Dittmar Gallery’s latest exhibit, “Well Versed.”  The exhibit features...

Five people sit on a stage for a panel discussion.

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre hosts panel discussion ‘That Art Thing We Do’ with Black artists

February 18, 2024

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre brought four Black Evanston artists together Saturday night for a discussion and celebration of Black culture through the lenses of art and culinary experiences.  Playwright...

Evanston Art Center’s new exhibit by Kathy Halper depicts Evanston’s architectural design and scenes of Halper’s intimate life.

Evanston artist Kathy Halper explores antisocial world in new exhibit ‘JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out’

February 5, 2024

Surrounded by friends, family and spectators, local artist Kathy Halper debuted her exhibit “JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out,” a depiction of her appreciation of the antisocial, on Sunday at the Evanston...

Block Museum Student Associates learn about “Actions for the Earth: Art, Care & Ecology,” one of the Block’s Winter Quarter exhibitions that runs between Jan. 26 and July 7.

The Block Museum encourages innovation and contemplation in new Winter Quarter exhibitions

January 28, 2024

With a welcome sign flickering between the words “block” and “look,” the Block Museum of Art reopened for the Winter Quarter on Jan. 26, with three new exhibitions: “Actions for the Earth: Art,...

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