Blue Connection Artist-in-Residence uses painting to draw out emotions
Blue Connection, Millikin University's student-run retail art gallery located in downtown Decatur, Ill., is a space that has helped define Stephen Gardner's college experience.
Graduating senior plans to build upon repertoire of landscape paintings
Millikin University's Art Department and Center for Entrepreneurship have named Stephen Gardner the 2019 Robert Harrison Crowder Artist-in-Residence at Blue Connection, Millikin's student-run retail art gallery.
Millikin students showcase short films and animations
Teams of filmmakers and animators were given a unique opportunity to create and exhibit their work at Millikin University's first "Images in Motion" film festival, presented by Millikin's Arts Technology Department. The film festival was held April 26 on Millikin's campus at Albert Taylor Theatre.
MU students honored for artistic designs
Millikin University Arts Technology and Graphic Design students Elsa Rotramel, Molly McCool, Susan Chang, Kade Nylen, and recent graduate Tyler Clemons, each received 2019 Regional American Advertising Awards (ADDY) from the American Advertising Federation. The students were honored for their artistic designs at the Regional American Advertising Federation Awards Gala on Feb. 28 in Peoria, Ill.
MU students honored for artwork and business pitch
The Self-Employment in the Arts (SEA) Conference not only celebrates the emerging visual work by students, but it helps student artists and aspiring entrepreneurs succeed by connecting them to resources through networking and workshops.
Students learn painting process during art workshop
Alyssa Farmer is an artist on a mission. She hopes to one day run her own art studio in Chicago and have an opportunity to do what she recently did on Feb. 15 – teach painting classes and workshops.
Black History Month speakers include Ebony Stewart and Bryant K. Smith
Millikin University will celebrate Black History Month by hosting a series of events throughout the month of February.
Aspirations, Arts and the Future: Ben Cameron presents 2019 James W. Moore Lecture
Millikin event features the latest in digital performance
Millikin University's annual Arts Technology Expo is not only a platform for creativity and innovation, but a time to bring together a variety of projects and student-run ventures under one roof.