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Students play video games, draw at Tarble After Hours party

Kyara Morales, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2020

Students explored art exhibitions, grabbed snacks, listened to music and played board games Thursday evening during the Tarble Arts Center’s After Hours party. A Wii was provided, allowing the attendees to play games projected on a wall. Attendees also got the chance to make their own art with...

FEATURE PHOTO: Snacks and a movie at Tarble

Tim Abel, the museum education manager and organizer of the event, watches the documentary  “The Central Park Five” as he keeps track of the snack table at the Tarble Arts Center on Tuesday evening.

Elizabeth Wood, Photo Editor

November 19, 2019

Tim Abel, the museum education manager and organizer of the event, watches the documentary  “The Central Park Five” as he keeps track of the snack table at the Tarble Arts Center on Tuesday evening. Abel said this is the third movie Tarble has shown this fall semester to challenge students to think abo...

Film to play at Tarble

Staff Report

November 11, 2019

“The Central Park Five” will be played for free in the Tarble Arts Center Atrium beginning at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. The film follows the story of the five black and Latino teen boys in New York City who were wrongfully convicted of the rape of a woman in Central Park.  After the boys had served sen...

Tarble movie showing highlights women’s rights issues in Afghanistan

Malik Smith, Contributing Writer

November 28, 2018

The Tarble Arts Center held a showing for “The Breadwinner” on Tuesday. Released in November of 2017 and nominated for an Oscar in 2018, the movie gives an animated detail of the female perspective during the Taliban rule in 2001. The film follows the main character named Parvana as she goes about...

Students can make ugly art, drink wine, talk at Tarble event

Dee Luter, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2018

Ugly Art Paint ‘n Sip, a day of open conversation and pasta sauce, will be held in the Tarble Arts Center Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. Tim Abel, museum and education manager, started working at Eastern in July of 2018. “I wanted to work at Eastern Illinois University because they really respect wh...

Fall programs lined up at Tarble

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

September 10, 2018

The Tarble Arts Center will host a series of several programs throughout the fall semester. The overarching theme of the programs is the roles of women in art, art history and art institutions. Tim Abel, the museum education manager, said the fall programs will be treated as a full narrative, with...

Tarble to celebrate Matsuri at Japan House

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

August 24, 2017

Members of the Tarble Arts Center will travel to the Japan House and Arboretum at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana campus to participate in Matsuri, a Japanese festival. This is the third annual Japanese festival taking place at the Japan House. It is set from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. “It...

Tarble to showcase Japanese artist’s work

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

August 24, 2017

The Tarble Arts Center will show a collection of Japanese woodblock prints by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi for its first exhibit of the semester. The exhibition starts Saturday in the Brainard Gallery but members of the Tarble can beging viewing it on Friday. Woodblock printing is when text or images are...

Tarble Trips prepares to travel to southern Illinois

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

October 2, 2016

The Tarble Arts Center invited members and nonmembers to participate in this semester’s Tarble Trip for a tasting tour in southern Illinois. The excursion group will leave 7:30 a.m. on Saturday from Tarble. It will return by 9:30 p.m. the same day. From Tarble, the group will travel to the Cedarhurst...

Winners of Tarble’s 20th Biennial Exhibition announced

Winners of Tarble's 20th Biennial Exhibition announced

Staff Report

November 2, 2014

The winners of the Tarble Art Center’s 20th Biennial Drawing/Watercolor: Illinois Exhibition have been announced, with an Urbana resident taking best in show. Judy Jones, Urbana, received the Newton E. Tarble Memorial Best-of-Show Purchase Award. The winners were announced on Oct. 26. Jones’s piece, a...

Tarble to host Ansel Adams, faculty art exhibitions

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

August 26, 2014

The Tarble Arts Center is hosting an exhibition of Ansel Adams’ photography titled “Masterworks” through Oct. 19. Michael Watts, director of the center, said they chose “Masterworks” because of Adams’ popularity among the community. “Ansel Adams is probably one of the more universally...

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