ART IN THE AFTERNOON is a monthly artist talk / workshop usually held on the 3rd Sunday of each month. This series focuses on introducing local artists to the Iowa City community. Support these local artists by following them on their websites and social media pages.
Jonathan McHughoil painting
Jonathan McHugh is an artist whose work includes portraiture, landscapes, and semi-abstract conceptual paintings. His paintings rely on a technical and traditional foundation while introducing different degrees of abstraction to explore subjective experiences and consciousness. He graduated from Colorado State University in 2016 with a BA in Art Education and taught high school art before moving to Iowa City in 2020. Recently, he has been recognized by publications such as Southwest Art, Realism Today and Plein Air Salon.