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  • Closing Reception for "Upside Down, Left to Right"

  • Alumni Exhibit at the Krannert Art Museum

    Alumni Exhibit at the Krannert Art Museum Continues

    The Arts + Design Faculty Exhibition, which opened on October 6, 2013, continues through January 5, 2014.  Make sure to have a look while you still can!

  • Winter Break Hours

    Winter Break Hours

    Ricker Library will be CLOSED Sat., Dec. 21 through Wed., Jan. 1.

    Ricker will be OPEN during the following hours over winter break:

                        Jan. 2-19--Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    The library will be CLOSED Mon, Jan. 20, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday

    Regular hours will resume Tues., Jan. 21, with the start of the spring semester.



  • Student exhibition at Figure One Gallery in Champaign

    The Students in Art Museum Exhibition Practice invite you to Figure One for Upside Down, Left to Right: 116 N. Walnut, from Dec. 6, 2013, to Jan. 25, 2014 . This exhibition explores the past, present, and futureof the space now occupied by Figure One Gallery. The art works displayed in the exhibition create abstract links to the history of the space and bring the story into the present. The works aim to transport and displace reality by playing with concepts such as history, falsehoods, memories, and nostalgia. The University of Illinois students currently enrolled in Art Museum Exhibition Practice prepared, organized, and designed this exhibition under the guidance of Krannert Art Museum’s director Kathleen Harleman and the school of Art and Design’s executive associate director, professor Alan Mette.

  • New exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago: "Dreams and Echoes: Drawings and Sculpture in the David and Celia Hilliard Collection"

    October 20, 2013February 16, 2014
    Galleries 124–127
    This selection of 115 pieces from the Hilliards’ impressive and diverse collection ranges from 16th-century drawings to modern 20th-century works on paper and sculpture.
  • New Exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago: Violence and Virtue: Artmisia Gentileschi's "Judith Slaying Holofernes"

    Thursday, October 17, 2013Thursday, January 9, 2014
    Galleries 202 and 202A
  • Massimo Lepore lecture

    Massimo Lepore Partner/Senior Architect, tamassociati

    Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Lecture: 5:30 pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall

  • Dan Wheeler lecture

    Dan Wheeler, FAIA Principal, Wheeler Kearns Architects, Chicago Professor, UIC School of Architecture

    Lecture: Thursday, October 31, 2013 2:00pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall

    Alden Orput Endowment Practice Series

  • Workshop & Lecture by Kevin Snipes, 10/7

    Kevin Snipes
    Lecture and Workshop Title: Drawing on Both Sides - Exploring Dualities
    Workshop: Monday, October 7, 9:00am to 11:30am.
    South Studio 4, Ceramics Building, 2110 S Griffith Drive, Champaign

    Lecture: Monday, October 7, 5:30pm
    Room 62 Krannert Art Museum
    Art+Design Visitors Series

    ANOTHER FUTURE, SCIENCE FICTION, the ARTS and HUMANITIES Conference, September 25-27, UIUC

    The event, held over three days, features performances, lectures, and panels.

    It has been organized by Robert Markley (English), Stephen Taylor (Music) and Kevin Hamilton (Art and Design).

    For more information, please see: http://publish.illinois.edu/writinganotherfuture/