Kristan McKinsey Out and About: Citywide Celebration of Women in the Arts By Jen Gordon • Oct 6, 2017 Arts Partners of Central Illinois This week, Jen Gordon showcases the Citywide Celebration of Women in the Arts with two special guests. First, we'll chat with Kristan McKinsey, director of the Illinois Women Artists Project about the life, legacy and works of creative women artists. We'll also learn more about project's upcoming symposium at Bradley University. Illinois Women Artists Project Finds New Home at Bradley By Tanya Koonce • Sep 28, 2016 Bradley University The Illinois Women Artists Project has a new administrative home at Bradley University. The project was founded, and previously operated independently by, Channy Lyons. Lyons is also the producer of the Peoria’s Hidden Treasures series on WCBU.