CHRISTOPHER EVANS

Services

Illustration - Landscapes, Architecture, Portraits
Public Arts - Murals, Sculpture, Curation
Art Instruction
Audio and Radio Production
Calligraphy

Professional Experience

2007
"Flock of Birds"
Murals in Independent Media Center

2005
Logo and Illustration Work
OJC Technologies

2004
"Four Seasons of Urbana" (with Lee Boyer, painter)
Designed Mural in Lincoln Square Village

2002
Book illustrations for Stedman Graham's book
"Teens Can Make It Happen: 9 Steps to Success"

2001
"Storybook" (with Jamie Kruidenier)
Stratton Elementary School
Champaign Unit 4 School District

2000

"The Community Garden" (with Jamie Kruidenier)
Stratton Elementary School
Champaign Unit 4 School District

1999

"Basketball Mural"
Stratton Elementary School
Champaign Unit 4 School District

1998

"Urbana Free Library"

1995 

"Winter Scene, Prairie Street"
Tamaqua Poetry Book

Art Shows

2010
"Live from the Post"
The Iron Post

2006-2010

Boneyard Arts Festival Exhibit
Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center

2005

"One Common Denominator"
Show at the Old Vic Art Gallery

2004

"Carousel of Caring"
United Way Benefit Show

2002

Boneyard Arts Festival
Lox Stock and Barrel

2001

"Spirit of Place"
Springer Cultural Arts Center of the Champaign Park District

2000

Senior Thesis Show
Linc Gallery at the University of Illinois

1995

"Life and Work"
featured Article in the News Gazette - cover of Etc

1995

"Landscapes"
Old Vic Art Gallery

1993

"Popular Cuts"
Old Vic Art Gallery

1992

"Mens Emergency Winter Shelter Series"
Mental Health Center

Education

2000
B.A. Fine Arts
University of Illinois

1998

Fine Arts classes
Parkland College

Employment

2009-2010
Co-owner
Old Vic Art Gallert

2005-2009

Building Coordinator, Curator
Independent Media Center

2006-2007

Art Instructor
Campus Academy
Private School for Middle School Boys

2006

School for Designing a Society
Guest presenter of Audio Art Work: "Drug War"

2001-Present

Instructor, "Art in Public Places"
University of Illinois
(with Christiane Martens, Professor Emeritus, Sculpture)

2002-2005

Radio producer
WDWS AM 1400

1997-1998

Art Instructor
R.E.A.D.Y. School
Champaign Unit 4 School District

1997-2002

Freelance muralist and illustrator

1993-1997

Wood craftsman
Timberline Custom Cabinetry

1992-1993

Courtroom Sketch Artist
WCIA - Channel 3