SXU hosts Jazz Night I featuring guest artist Tom Garling on February 23

Join us for Jazz Night I, an evening featuring Tom Garling’s compositions and performance with the Saint Xavier University (SXU) Jazz Ensemble.  Concert is scheduled for Friday, February 23 and will begin with the SXU Jazz Combos in McGuire Hall at 7:30 p.m. Garling, a Chicago composer and trombonist began his career performing with Buddy…

SXU hosts Faculty Recital – American Music Program on February 25

Saint Xavier University (SXU) will host its Faculty Recital – American Music Program on Sunday, February 25 at 3 p.m. in McGuire Hall. The concert will feature the stylings of: Katherine Hoover, Misspelled kokopelli for solo flute; Bill Holcombe, blue flute funk for alto flute and piano; Eric Misspelled Ewazen, ballade, Misspelled pastorale and dance…

TV Alert: SXU’s Art Gallery was featured on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Art Gallery was featured during the January 22 broadcast of WTTW’s Chicago Tonight. During the segment, Chicago Tonight correspondent Eddie Arruza interviewed Art and Design’s Associate Professor and Department Chair Nathan Peck. The two discussed the famous Chicago courtroom sketch artist, Thomas Gianni’s exhibit entitled, “Art That Works For A Living:…

SXU Art Gallery presents Thomas Gianni’s ‘Art That Works For A Living: Illustrations’

Saint Xavier University (SXU) is excited to announce the first spring semester Art Gallery exhibit, featuring the work of iconic Chicago courtroom sketch artist Thomas Gianni. This exhibition entitled, “Art That Works For A Living: Illustrations” will be on display throughout the month of January at SXU’s Art Gallery on its Chicago campus, 3700 West…

SXU Art Gallery presents Karen Ami’s “Birth Marks”

Artists have the ability to draw connections between seemingly contradictory topics, creating a notably intriguing experience for an audience. Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Art Gallery now features work of this meaningful nature as it welcomes an exhibit by artist Karen Ami. Ami’s work serves as a representation of the heart, and seeks to examine the balance of…