Local legend, Georgetown artist bring surreal art experience to Elgin Posted in: Lifestyle If you’ve driven through downtown Elgin, you’re likely familiar with Tom Besson’s mural on the Advocacy Outreach building. The well-known Elgin artist and Georgetown artist Travis Cook are bringing a figurative surrealistic art show to the Clever Tiger. The downtown Elgin gallery space will be taken over by the artists, who are bringing audience members an unforgettable experience. The two artists find a commonality in figurative styles while maintaining their own preferred medium, which is acrylic and oil. Besson and Cook both touch on topics such as politics, nature and spirituality within their work, which is rich in color and thought-provoking ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!