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"Faces of Halloween," by WIU Art Professor Bruce Walters, will be broadcast on Iowa Public Television Oct. 29 and Nov. 4.
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Two pieces of art, created by WIU senior art major Roberto Torres, will be featured in an art projection at the Figge Art Museum in Davenport, Iowa to commemorate the Day of the Dead, Nov. 2.
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Halloween Projects by WIU Art Professor Chosen for IPTV, Figge

October 26, 2017


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MACOMB/MOLINE, IL – A short film by Western Illinois University Art Professor Bruce Walters, called "Faces of Halloween," has been chosen by the Iowa Arts Council for broadcast on Iowa Public Television (IPTV) at 10 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29 and on IPTV World at 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4.

The film, made by Walters last month, can be seen online at bit.ly/2y76QOh. The music used in the film is also written and performed by Walters.

The television airing is part of IPTV's "Ghouls and Goblins Take Over 'The Film Lounge.'"

Walters also recently completed a Day of the Dead video, which will be projected on the interior and exterior of the Figge Art Museum in Davenport, IA, Thursday, Nov. 2 as part of a Dia de los Muertos celebration. The video can be found at bit.ly/2yS1A00.


Walters is well known for his projection art projects, which he displays in a variety of ways, including on the outside of buildings, and a Halloween-related project at the WIU Art Gallery.

The projection video includes two artworks created by WIU Roberto Torres, a senior art major from Macomb.

For more information, contact Walters at BD-Walters@wiu.edu.


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