Artist: Langston Allston

Langston Allston, local artist and alumnus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s painting program, is participating in our 8-hour live-drawing event. Allston’s work can be seen around Champaign-Urbana, such as the large bike mural in downtown Urbana in the alleyway behind the [co][lab], between Courier Cafe and Siam Terrace. He’s spent the past year working on murals and public art in Rantoul, East S. Louis, and Decatur.

Interview: Interview with Langston courtesy of ART/BTS (Behind the Scenes), produced by Illinois Public Media.

Website: www.langstonallston.com

Recent Work:
IMG_0234 32 Aspects of the Divine Buddha (32 Aspects of Beutiful Women) after Yoshioshi 1888