Arts & Culture

Col. Davenport Historical Foundation

On Midwest Week, preserving historic homes in the Quad Cities - from the early 1800's and the 1950's.

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

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.

  Writer's Almanac