A Few of Our Favorite Things http://tspr.org en Upcoming Events at Western Illinois Arts Centers http://tspr.org/post/upcoming-events-western-illinois-arts-centers <p>This week on Emphasis, Rich Egger’s guests are Susan Twomey, Executive Director of the <a href="http://bcaarts.org/BCA_Welcomes_You.html" target="_blank">Buchanan Center for the Arts</a> in Monmouth, and Sean Genovese, President of the Board for the <a href="http://wciarts.org/" target="_blank">West Central Illinois Arts Center</a> in Macomb. They talk about upcoming events at the arts centers.</p><p><em>(Editor’s note: Egger serves as Board Secretary for the WCIAC).</em></p><p></p><p><strong>The Buchanan Center for the Arts</strong></p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 17:51:28 +0000 Rich Egger 28581 at http://tspr.org Upcoming Events at Western Illinois Arts Centers Art Collectors Talk About Favorite Things http://tspr.org/post/art-collectors-talk-about-favorite-things <p>The West Central Illinois Arts Center in Macomb asked art collectors to contribute a piece for display in its new exhibit. The artwork is accompanied by short narratives that explain its significance to the owner.<br /><br />The show is called <em>A Few Of Our Favorite Things</em>. More than 30 works are exhibited. They will remain on display through the end of July.<br /><br />The show includes oil paintings, watercolors, a piece of fiber art and more. The stories explaining why art lovers bought the pieces are as varied as art itself.<br /> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 21:51:19 +0000 Rich Egger 17503 at http://tspr.org Art Collectors Talk About Favorite Things