IAS Library Suggests!

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    In 1916, the UIUC Museum of European History acquired a remarkable set of high-quality reproductions of major monuments of early Irish metalwork art, including the Tara Brooch, Ardagh Chalice, the Cross of Cong, and the shrine of St. Lachtin's arm.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library North-South Corridor

    This exhibit highlights the contributions of women from all categories--student, staff, faculty, administrators, alumni--over the 150 years since the University of Illinois was founded.

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This exhibit highlights some of the beautiful and ingenious hand-drawn dissertation covers have been preserved by the University Archives.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Meet in the Lobby in front of the Ticket Office to take a peek inside each of our theatres and learn more about Krannert Center. Each tour is given by a student staff member who will tell you about the history of the building, the unique designs of each performance space, and how the Center operates.

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    The American Abstract Artists (AAA) emerged as a diverse group who engaged in various applications of abstraction: dynamic, clear geometry; abstraction influenced by surrealism and expressionism, often with biomorphic elements; and abstraction informed by the natural landscape. This exhibition features AAA works primarily from the Krannert Art Museum collection.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    Autumn Knight makes performances that reshape perceptions of race, gender, and authority in institutional spaces. Drawing from such disparate fields as dance, psychology, religious studies, and theatre, Knight pays attention to the ways knowledge is produced collectively among her audience members and physically in the body through language, movement, and emotion.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Under the Works Progress Administration, the Federal Art Project (1935–1943) was the largest of the New Deal art programs and focused on all areas of the visual arts—including design, the fine arts, and art education. This exhibition focuses on WPA works—prints, paintings, and sculptures—allocated from the federal government that are currently housed in the museum's perm

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    The year 2017 marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the founding of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Land Grant" draws from libraries, archives, and collections across campus to propose an expanded field for considering the university, while assessing the current status go punily higher education in the United States.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    "Light and Movement in Sculpture" presents the small but strong collection of light art and kinetic sculpture in the Krannert Art Museum collection. It includes works purchased as part of the University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts (1948-1974).

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    This exhibition is the first solo museum presentation of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa, featuring video installations, photographs, and a sound installation produced in the Niger Delta region of southeastern Nigeria from 2013 to 2015. Drawing upon folklore, masquerade traditions, religious practices, food and Nigerian popular aesthetic

    • 10:00 am   12:00 pm
    • International Studies Building 112

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • On Twitter at @iSchoolUI

    Over spring break, join the iSchool in Color Initiative and read We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie transcripted from her TEDx Talk. Follow along with the conversation on Twitter!

Thursday, March 23, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    In 1916, the UIUC Museum of European History acquired a remarkable set of high-quality reproductions of major monuments of early Irish metalwork art, including the Tara Brooch, Ardagh Chalice, the Cross of Cong, and the shrine of St. Lachtin's arm.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library North-South Corridor

    This exhibit highlights the contributions of women from all categories--student, staff, faculty, administrators, alumni--over the 150 years since the University of Illinois was founded.

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This exhibit highlights some of the beautiful and ingenious hand-drawn dissertation covers have been preserved by the University Archives.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Meet in the Lobby in front of the Ticket Office to take a peek inside each of our theatres and learn more about Krannert Center. Each tour is given by a student staff member who will tell you about the history of the building, the unique designs of each performance space, and how the Center operates.

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    The American Abstract Artists (AAA) emerged as a diverse group who engaged in various applications of abstraction: dynamic, clear geometry; abstraction influenced by surrealism and expressionism, often with biomorphic elements; and abstraction informed by the natural landscape. This exhibition features AAA works primarily from the Krannert Art Museum collection.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    Autumn Knight makes performances that reshape perceptions of race, gender, and authority in institutional spaces. Drawing from such disparate fields as dance, psychology, religious studies, and theatre, Knight pays attention to the ways knowledge is produced collectively among her audience members and physically in the body through language, movement, and emotion.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Under the Works Progress Administration, the Federal Art Project (1935–1943) was the largest of the New Deal art programs and focused on all areas of the visual arts—including design, the fine arts, and art education. This exhibition focuses on WPA works—prints, paintings, and sculptures—allocated from the federal government that are currently housed in the museum's perm

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    The year 2017 marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the founding of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Land Grant" draws from libraries, archives, and collections across campus to propose an expanded field for considering the university, while assessing the current status go punily higher education in the United States.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    "Light and Movement in Sculpture" presents the small but strong collection of light art and kinetic sculpture in the Krannert Art Museum collection. It includes works purchased as part of the University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts (1948-1974).

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    This exhibition is the first solo museum presentation of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa, featuring video installations, photographs, and a sound installation produced in the Niger Delta region of southeastern Nigeria from 2013 to 2015. Drawing upon folklore, masquerade traditions, religious practices, food and Nigerian popular aesthetic

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Scholarly Commons- Main Library Room 306

    • 1:00 pm   3:00 pm
    • International Studies Building 112

Friday, March 24, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    In 1916, the UIUC Museum of European History acquired a remarkable set of high-quality reproductions of major monuments of early Irish metalwork art, including the Tara Brooch, Ardagh Chalice, the Cross of Cong, and the shrine of St. Lachtin's arm.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library North-South Corridor

    This exhibit highlights the contributions of women from all categories--student, staff, faculty, administrators, alumni--over the 150 years since the University of Illinois was founded.

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This exhibit highlights some of the beautiful and ingenious hand-drawn dissertation covers have been preserved by the University Archives.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Meet in the Lobby in front of the Ticket Office to take a peek inside each of our theatres and learn more about Krannert Center. Each tour is given by a student staff member who will tell you about the history of the building, the unique designs of each performance space, and how the Center operates.

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    The American Abstract Artists (AAA) emerged as a diverse group who engaged in various applications of abstraction: dynamic, clear geometry; abstraction influenced by surrealism and expressionism, often with biomorphic elements; and abstraction informed by the natural landscape. This exhibition features AAA works primarily from the Krannert Art Museum collection.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    Autumn Knight makes performances that reshape perceptions of race, gender, and authority in institutional spaces. Drawing from such disparate fields as dance, psychology, religious studies, and theatre, Knight pays attention to the ways knowledge is produced collectively among her audience members and physically in the body through language, movement, and emotion.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Under the Works Progress Administration, the Federal Art Project (1935–1943) was the largest of the New Deal art programs and focused on all areas of the visual arts—including design, the fine arts, and art education. This exhibition focuses on WPA works—prints, paintings, and sculptures—allocated from the federal government that are currently housed in the museum's perm

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    The year 2017 marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the founding of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Land Grant" draws from libraries, archives, and collections across campus to propose an expanded field for considering the university, while assessing the current status go punily higher education in the United States.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    "Light and Movement in Sculpture" presents the small but strong collection of light art and kinetic sculpture in the Krannert Art Museum collection. It includes works purchased as part of the University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts (1948-1974).

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    This exhibition is the first solo museum presentation of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa, featuring video installations, photographs, and a sound installation produced in the Niger Delta region of southeastern Nigeria from 2013 to 2015. Drawing upon folklore, masquerade traditions, religious practices, food and Nigerian popular aesthetic

Saturday, March 25, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    In 1916, the UIUC Museum of European History acquired a remarkable set of high-quality reproductions of major monuments of early Irish metalwork art, including the Tara Brooch, Ardagh Chalice, the Cross of Cong, and the shrine of St. Lachtin's arm.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library North-South Corridor

    This exhibit highlights the contributions of women from all categories--student, staff, faculty, administrators, alumni--over the 150 years since the University of Illinois was founded.

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This exhibit highlights some of the beautiful and ingenious hand-drawn dissertation covers have been preserved by the University Archives.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Meet in the Lobby in front of the Ticket Office to take a peek inside each of our theatres and learn more about Krannert Center. Each tour is given by a student staff member who will tell you about the history of the building, the unique designs of each performance space, and how the Center operates.

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • 8:00 am

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    The American Abstract Artists (AAA) emerged as a diverse group who engaged in various applications of abstraction: dynamic, clear geometry; abstraction influenced by surrealism and expressionism, often with biomorphic elements; and abstraction informed by the natural landscape. This exhibition features AAA works primarily from the Krannert Art Museum collection.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    Autumn Knight makes performances that reshape perceptions of race, gender, and authority in institutional spaces. Drawing from such disparate fields as dance, psychology, religious studies, and theatre, Knight pays attention to the ways knowledge is produced collectively among her audience members and physically in the body through language, movement, and emotion.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Under the Works Progress Administration, the Federal Art Project (1935–1943) was the largest of the New Deal art programs and focused on all areas of the visual arts—including design, the fine arts, and art education. This exhibition focuses on WPA works—prints, paintings, and sculptures—allocated from the federal government that are currently housed in the museum's perm

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    The year 2017 marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the founding of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Land Grant" draws from libraries, archives, and collections across campus to propose an expanded field for considering the university, while assessing the current status go punily higher education in the United States.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    "Light and Movement in Sculpture" presents the small but strong collection of light art and kinetic sculpture in the Krannert Art Museum collection. It includes works purchased as part of the University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts (1948-1974).

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    This exhibition is the first solo museum presentation of works by British-Nigerian video artist and filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa, featuring video installations, photographs, and a sound installation produced in the Niger Delta region of southeastern Nigeria from 2013 to 2015. Drawing upon folklore, masquerade traditions, religious practices, food and Nigerian popular aesthetic

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Friday, April 14, 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • All Day

    • All Day
    • varies by event

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    The American Abstract Artists (AAA) emerged as a diverse group who engaged in various applications of abstraction: dynamic, clear geometry; abstraction influenced by surrealism and expressionism, often with biomorphic elements; and abstraction informed by the natural landscape. This exhibition features AAA works primarily from the Krannert Art Museum collection.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    Autumn Knight makes performances that reshape perceptions of race, gender, and authority in institutional spaces. Drawing from such disparate fields as dance, psychology, religious studies, and theatre, Knight pays attention to the ways knowledge is produced collectively among her audience members and physically in the body through language, movement, and emotion.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Under the Works Progress Administration, the Federal Art Project (1935–1943) was the largest of the New Deal art programs and focused on all areas of the visual arts—including design, the fine arts, and art education. This exhibition focuses on WPA works—prints, paintings, and sculptures—allocated from the federal government that are currently housed in the museum's perm

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    The year 2017 marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the founding of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Land Grant" draws from libraries, archives, and collections across campus to propose an expanded field for considering the university, while assessing the current status go punily higher education in the United States.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    "Light and Movement in Sculpture" presents the small but strong collection of light art and kinetic sculpture in the Krannert Art Museum collection. It includes works purchased as part of the University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts (1948-1974).

    • 12:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Lincoln & Florida (FAR FIELD 5)

    • 2:00 pm
    • Urbana Free Library

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Monday, April 17, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • 10:00 am
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • 7:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Always expect delightful surprises in Studiodance II, when Dance at Illinois students present their dance-making investigations curated by a panel of faculty and students. Be sure to get your tickets early, as this is always a highly attended event.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • 9:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Always expect delightful surprises in Studiodance II, when Dance at Illinois students present their dance-making investigations curated by a panel of faculty and students. Be sure to get your tickets early, as this is always a highly attended event.

    • All Day
    • Music Building/Smith Hall

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    The American Abstract Artists (AAA) emerged as a diverse group who engaged in various applications of abstraction: dynamic, clear geometry; abstraction influenced by surrealism and expressionism, often with biomorphic elements; and abstraction informed by the natural landscape. This exhibition features AAA works primarily from the Krannert Art Museum collection.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    Autumn Knight makes performances that reshape perceptions of race, gender, and authority in institutional spaces. Drawing from such disparate fields as dance, psychology, religious studies, and theatre, Knight pays attention to the ways knowledge is produced collectively among her audience members and physically in the body through language, movement, and emotion.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Under the Works Progress Administration, the Federal Art Project (1935–1943) was the largest of the New Deal art programs and focused on all areas of the visual arts—including design, the fine arts, and art education. This exhibition focuses on WPA works—prints, paintings, and sculptures—allocated from the federal government that are currently housed in the museum's perm

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    The year 2017 marks the sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the founding of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. "Land Grant" draws from libraries, archives, and collections across campus to propose an expanded field for considering the university, while assessing the current status go punily higher education in the United States.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    "Light and Movement in Sculpture" presents the small but strong collection of light art and kinetic sculpture in the Krannert Art Museum collection. It includes works purchased as part of the University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts (1948-1974).

Saturday, April 22, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • All Day
    • 2nd Floor Main Library (outside Reading Room)

    • 7:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Always expect delightful surprises in Studiodance II, when Dance at Illinois students present their dance-making investigations curated by a panel of faculty and students. Be sure to get your tickets early, as this is always a highly attended event.

    • 9:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Always expect delightful surprises in Studiodance II, when Dance at Illinois students present their dance-making investigations curated by a panel of faculty and students. Be sure to get your tickets early, as this is always a highly attended event.

    • All Day
    • Music Building/Smith Hall

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Thursday, April 27, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Friday, April 28, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Saturday, April 29, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Sunday, April 30, 2017

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    After the Sousa Band trombone section’s performance to record crowds during Chicago’s Columbian World’s Exhibition in 1893, Sousa’s exceptional trombonists Arthur Pryor, Marcus Lyons, and Edward Williams established a new showmanship standard for playing trombone solos that was emulated by many concert bands throughout America.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Arthur Pryor, Ralph Corey, Kid Ory, and William “Willy” Cornish were exceptional trombone soloists at the turn of the twentieth century who brought the trombone center stage from the back seats of America’s concert and jazz bands.

    • All Day
    • Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, Harding Band Bldg., 1103 S. 6th Street, Champaign

    Henry Fillmore (1881-1956) was an unconventional trombonist, composer, and bandmaster who loved circus music, American football, and his music-loving dog. The hustle of Cincinnati’s river wharfs, and his and Uncle Fred’s love of the many circuses that passed through town often distracted the young Henry from the drudgeries of school, piano lessons, and the weekly trips to

    • All Day
    • Main Library Marshall Gallery

    This is an exhibit for the 100th anniversary of the start of the American Library Association Library War Service, which provided books and library services to soldiers during World War I.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801