Arts & Culture


Kara Walker's artwork The Emancipation Approximation is on view at the Figge until August 27. This series of 27 silkscreen prints features the provocative silhouettes for which Walker is known. 

Scribble: Joel Barrows

Jun 17, 2017

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Courtesy of Jefferson Pinder

In the second part of a two-episode conversation about art and race in the Quad Cities, Claire and Melissa continue talking with Chicago-based artist Jefferson Pinder. 

Circa 21

Elves, covered bridges, and the music of Abba will all be featured next season at Circa 21 Dinner Playhouse in Rock Island. Tuesday it announced the line-up for its 41st season that begins in November.

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Muscatine Art Center

After several years of planning, and two years of construction, the Muscatine Art Center is ready to celebrate the completion of its renovations. A ribbon cutting will be held Thursday afternoon at the historic Musser-McColm House. 

Courtesy of Jefferson Pinder

In the first part of of a two-episode conversation about art and race in the Quad Cities, Claire and Melissa speak with Chicago-based artist Jefferson Pinder. 

  Writer's Almanac

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