Closing Reception for "Scenes of Downtown" with Artist Chris Evans

Event Type: Arts & Music
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 8/30/2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
 Enjoy conversation, food, and music at this closing reception for "Scenes of Downtown," the current dual-site exhibition of the Urbana Public Arts program. "Scenes of Downtown" is a collection of Christopher Evans' illustrated works exploring Downtown Urbana and its people in a wide variety of settings--from cafes to public parks, music venues to markets. All ages are welcome at this celebration of Chris' artwork.

Christopher Evans is a local illustrator, curator, muralist, and sculptor whose work includes landscapes, portraiture, and architecture. An Urbana resident who studied art at Parkland College and the University of Illinois, Chris' art is displayed in many downtown Urbana locations. Chris serves on the Independent Media Center's Board of Directors and occasionally writes for the online magazine, Smile Politely.

Artist of the Corridor is a dual-site exhibition with artworks displayed at the City of Urbana and The Urbana Free Library sponsored by the Urbana Public Arts Program.

Location: The Lewis Auditorium (Ground Floor)