art & society - mar/apr 2016

by Stevie Zvereva

From realism to abstraction, Jaci Willis’ work embraces a broad spectrum of styles, techniques and materials.

Coming Soon: Spring Fever

Jan Wright, Publisher, art & society

Though this winter has generally been a mild one, it is pretty darn cold outside as I write this… and it’s got me thinking about getting away. Spring fever will soon be upon us!

Destination Getaway!

by Jonathan Wright

From the obvious to the less heralded, here are nine Midwestern destinations for your spring break escape...

Little Sponges

Early Language Learning
by Stevie Zvereva

Baby sign language and foreign languages expand young minds.

A Space to Call Home

by Stevie Zvereva

From music and theater to disaster relief and beyond, Five Points Washington opens its doors to those seeking community.

Art & Business

A Noble Exchange
by Maegan C.M. Gilliland

“You don’t have to sell your soul to sell your art.” Cutting the distance between artistic excellence and business success…

Take 10: Mary Simon

Ten things you didn't know about the longtime owner of Conklin’s Barn II Dinner Theatre.

Mar/Apr Arts Calendar

Welcome spring to Peoria... There is no shortage of things to do in March and April!