News and events associated with Visual & Performing Arts at NIU

Gallery exhibition features retired art professor

“Sunday Visit to the Dahlia Bed” by Carmen Armstrong
NIU and the DeKalb Area Women’s Center connect again through an August 2013 fine arts exhibition at the DAWC galleries showcasing figurative paintings by NIU School of Art Professor Emerita Carmen Armstrong. Her oil-on-canvas paintings of human figures and objects in…

I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride my bike

BART Bike For The Arts poster
Up for a bike ride with fellow public radio fans supporting the arts in the northern Illinois community? Northern Public Radio invites listeners to “Bike for the Arts” (aka “BART!”), scheduled Saturday, Sept. 7, in Rockford. Register as part of the…

Northern Public Radio plans open house

WNIJ and WNIU logos
Members of the WNIJ-WNIU listening community are invited to two upcoming “Open House Tours” at the NIU Broadcast Center, 801 N. First St. in DeKalb. Drop in at any time during either of two sessions: Wednesday, Aug. 7: 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug.…

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