Category: About Our Art

Marc Making: Artists of Marcfirst

[ 0 ] September 5, 2017 |
Marc Making: Artists of Marcfirst

Marcfirst is a local agency dedicated to supporting adults with developmental disabilities. Earlier this year, Marcfirst and University Galleries at Illinois State University collaborated to give these men and women the chance to create paintings, drawings, and other forms of artwork. During a series of workshops, Marcfirst Arts Coordinator, Iga Puchalska guided the artists through […]

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Celebrazione Dell-amore!

[ 2 ] July 7, 2017 |
Celebrazione Dell-amore!

Jody DeCremer is the Assistant Director and an Instructor in the Arts Technology Program at Illinois State University. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design and a Master of Science degree in Arts Technology, both from Illinois State University. Her Water Lilies collection of photos was inspired by her favorite painter, Claude […]

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About Our Art… Digital Painting

[ 0 ] March 2, 2017 |
About Our Art… Digital Painting

Arts Technology Program at Illinois State University Digital Painting is an emerging art form in which traditional painting techniques are applied by means of a computer, a digitizing tablet, stylus, and software. As a technique, it refers to a computer graphics software program that uses a virtual canvas and virtual painting box of brushes, colors […]

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IAACU About Our Art…Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

[ 0 ] January 4, 2017 |
IAACU About Our Art…Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

The Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB) is a pioneering research institute affiliated with and located on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) campus. Founded in 2007, as one of the first genomics institutes in the United States, the IGB has multidisciplinary research teams focusing on cutting edge science at the cellular […]

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About Our Art… Mikell Duncan

[ 0 ] September 8, 2016 |
About Our Art… Mikell Duncan

Mikell Duncan was born in Fairmont West Virginia and grew up mainly in the Washington DC suburbs. As a child, she was always drawn to creating art. In grade school, one of her teachers assigned her a mural to draw instead of a written report. Throughout school, you could always find Mikell in the art […]

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About Our Art….Charlotte Archer

[ 0 ] July 5, 2016 |
About Our Art….Charlotte Archer

Charlotte Archer was born and raised in Champaign, IL. She worked 29 years in what is now called American Water. Whether it is oils, watercolors, or acrylics, she has always had a passion for painting. While working at the water company, she became a board member of the Champaign County Amateur Art Exhibits, which were […]

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About Our Art…HS Art Scholarship 2016

[ 0 ] May 27, 2016 |
About Our Art…HS Art Scholarship 2016

Congrats to our talented high school artists in McLean County! The 2nd Annual IAACU High School Art Scholarship Contest was another big success this year, with a number of highly talented students submitting their artwork! The 2016 Winner of the IAACU High School Art Scholarship Contest is Sam Mason from Central Catholic High School. Sam’s piece […]

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About Our Art…Alan Cring

[ 0 ] March 2, 2016 |
About Our Art…Alan Cring

We’re excited to have Alan Cring’s work on display at the IAACU Lobby during March-April 2016! Alan Cring is an award-winning landscape photographer. His work has been featured in Illinois Farmer Today, The Pantagraph, and ISU Stories. He is also a professor of finance at Illinois State University. Alan travels the lands of the American […]

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