Urbana Public Arts ProgramA blog spotlighting projects and programs of the City of Urbana Public Arts Program.
- This program is partially supported by the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.
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Today is the final installment of our Murals on Glass series. All three murals are installed in downtown Urbana. You should go look at them, they are amazing! Today we talk with Larry Steinbauer, whose work Abe in the Grass, … Continue reading
Hello Urbana! This post is part of a series about the artwork selected for the Murals on Glass project. Murals on Glass is a public art project that displays local artists’ work on windows throughout downtown Urbana. Each artwork chosen is reproduced by the city … Continue reading
Have you ever wondered what kids think about arts and cultural events they attend? One 2012 Urbana Arts Grant-funded project, the Outta the Mouths of Babes Radio Project, seeks to give local youth a voice using the format of a 12-week … Continue reading
Today, we highlight another Urbana Arts Grants-sponsored project: REsonance: Touch here. Listen. This project, created by Grant Bowen, aims to foster an appreciation for all the ways in which we listen to the world. REsonance is an installation exploring the act … Continue reading
This week we feature the Urbana Arts Grant-sponsored Midwest Zine Fest! The event is happening tomorrow, April 28 from 11 AM-11:30 PM at the Independent Media Center. Here’s a quick description of the Fest, provided by their website: The Midwest Zine Fest … Continue reading
This week we spotlight the Boneyard Arts Festival, which takes place this weekend, April 19th-22, 2012 throughout Champaign County. 40 North | 88 West, the Champaign County Arts, Culture, and Entertainment Council, is a 2012 Urbana Arts Grant recipient for the Urbana Day of the Boneyard … Continue reading