The Daily Northwestern

Evanston aldermen OK ‘arts czar’ position

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

June 18, 2013

City Council approved the new position of cultural arts coordinator Monday night, agreeing to recruit what one proponent called Evanston's first "arts czar." Aldermen voted 8-1 to move ahead with three recommendations included...

Evanston Art Center educates community on street art

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

May 5, 2013

The Evanston Art Center hosted presentations on slam poetry, hip-hop and graffiti over the weekend in an effort to educate the community on street art. Keith Brown, the center's education director, said he had looked forward...