2018 ARTigras, Celebration and Artwalk
Friday, May 4 and Saturday May 5

Presented by NIU and the City of DeKalb, ARTigras is a Celebration of the Arts—both in the DeKalb community as well as on the NIU campus.  This year's ARTigras, Spring Art Walk features student art exhibitions, student/local art in downtown venues, The Art of Tasting, Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra and the Variety Show at the Egyptian Theatre featuring dance, theatrical and music performances.

DeKalb Area residents, NIU students and employees, and all arts enthusiasts are encouraged to participate! Admission to all art venues and the Egyptian Theatre is free to all!

2018 Poster Design Winner

Each year we showcase NIU's student talent, this year Elizabeth Russo is our winner! Elizabeth is a junior illistration major, ""I am thankful for the illustration program at NIU because of their constructive criticism, insight into professional commercial illustration, and the ability to prepare students for the job world, especially when it comes to deadlines. I'm happy to have this opportunity to start showing my illustration to the public."

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Billie Giese
ARTigras Committee Chairperson
School of Art and Design

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