Previous | Nov/Dec 2016 | Next | Current IssueDigital Edition | Archives | About art & society Wonderland Aglow by Liz Scoville - Photo by Deanna Thomas Every holiday season, a small shop in Kickapoo is transformed into the region’s largest seller of Christmas ornaments. Around the World in Peoria Jan Wright, Publisher, art & societyAll through the year, our readers took art & society around the world, sending back pictures of themselves reading the magazine on their travels. All this fun has me asking: Where will you take it in 2017? Exhibitions to Remember by Liz ScovilleAs the PRM prepares its largest exhibition to date, staff members reflect on what it takes to be a good host. It Plays at the Broadway Lounge by Liz ScovillePhotos courtesy of VIP by Mary NicoleThe Waterhouse is reinvigorating theatre arts by way of a new venue, differentiating itself as a unique artistic force in the community. An Island of Contrast and Surprise by Norma RossiPhotography by Mary KanetiNotes from a visit to a fast-changing country, buoyed by its resilient, creative, joyful population Preserving the Hemingway Heritage Photos courtesy of the Finca Vigia Foundation, Mary-Jo Adams photographerSince 2002, The Finca Vigía Foundation has worked to preserve the Hemingway estate, known as Finca Vigía. 7 Things to Know About Holidays in Peoria… Every region has its own holiday traditions, and Greater Peoria is no different. How many of these questions can you answer? From Titanic Beginnings... Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition has brought a glimpse of the Titanic tragedy to museums around the world for years. November/December Arts Calendar The holiday season is fast approaching and there are many ways to celebrate here in Peoria! Take 10: Kelli Drake Born and raised in East Peoria, Kelli Drake of DRAKEphoto has a passion for creating beautiful spaces that intersect with stunning images.