Tag: art

Scott Ide Photography

[ 0 ] March 4, 2019 |
Scott Ide Photography

Scott Ide is a photographer from Dixon, Illinois. This is where he learned to appreciate the beauty that can be found in our countryside. In high school he had an interest in photography, but he has really been able to develop his skills over the past couple of years. Scott currently works full time, and […]

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Mandy Roeing Fine Art

[ 0 ] January 4, 2019 |
Mandy Roeing Fine Art

Mandy Roeing resides in Downs, Illinois with her husband and their two daughters. Mandy began her art career in 2001, when her love of animals and passion for painting merged through commissioned pet portraits. She enjoys capturing the individual personality and spirit of animals in a piece that connects a person to the bond they […]

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About Our Art- Larry Kanfer

[ 0 ] November 5, 2018 |
About Our Art- Larry Kanfer

Larry Kanfer is a photographer and longtime resident of Champaign-Urbana. He graduated from the University of Illinois in 1979 and immediately opened his own photography gallery, which he has maintained since that time. He has had the pleasure and rare opportunity of making art his profession for over 30 years! “While on the surface, the […]

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About Our Art- Refreshing Places

[ 0 ] July 3, 2018 |
About Our Art- Refreshing Places

Karen Gyllin is an artist from Bloomington, IL. After retiring from teaching in 2005, she has been able to focus on pencil drawing, watercolor painting, and printmaking full-time. Karen has created an exhibit entitled “Refreshing Places” and is devoting it to showing her watercolor paintings. During the past several years, Karen has been particularly interested […]

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Capturing and Creating Images

[ 0 ] March 2, 2018 |
Capturing and Creating Images

Judy Steffens is an artist from Central Illinois who works in both oils and watercolor. Her subject matter is wide ranging; she loves doing figurative paintings of people, but will often paint dogs, horses, and even the occasional cat! Sometimes she’ll do something completely different like her XO series. Recently, her pieces have been inspired […]

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Suzette Boulais

[ 0 ] January 3, 2018 |
Suzette Boulais

Suzette Boulais is an abstract artist from Peoria, IL. Her work is deeply influenced by Mark Rothko, an abstract expressionist, whose paintings deal with basic color combinations and shapes that create a specific mood or impression. In most of Suzette’s pieces, she focuses on evoking feelings related to hope, happiness, harmony, peace, light, and serenity. […]

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Cathy Engberg

[ 0 ] November 1, 2017 |
Cathy Engberg

Cathy Engberg is an oil painter who works out of her home studio in Peoria, IL. She mainly focuses on family life, children at play, or animals and always has her camera with her, ready to snap a photo to use as inspiration for her next painting. “I strive to capture a moment in time […]

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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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