Krannert Art Museum Calendar

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Sunday, October 1, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "Transmission: Jesse Aron Green & the History bout to Happen" will be presented by Michael Jay McClure, associate professor of Art History, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Location: KAM Main Level, Espresso Royale Palette Café

    SPEAK Café is an open-mic public space for hip-hop, activism, and Black Power expression. It is free and open to all. Organized and moderated by Shaya Robinson.

Friday, October 6, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Champaign Country Club, 1211 S Prospect Ave, Champaign

    This event will be featuring Allyson Purpura, senior curator and curator of Global African Arts, who will talk about the exhibition World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Classroom Studio

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga: seated and standing asanas (poses), breath awareness, and relaxation techniques. Participants should bring their own yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 2:00 pm
    • Krannert Main level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Lyric Theatre @Illinois presents [title of show] -- an uproarious 90-minute musical comedy about two guys writing a musical comedy! Contains vivid language and adult content. Curated by Daniel McDonough, clinical assistant professor of Music.

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    This stimulating conversation features Mauro Nobili, assistant professor of History; Rini Mehta, assistant professor of Comparitive and World Literatures; and Jenny Perusi, doctoral student in Art history; moderated by Allyson Purpura, senior curator and curator of Global African Arts.

    • 7:30 pm
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Composer and keyboardist Thollem McDonas' residency as a George A. Miller Visiting Artist concludes with SO Live, a collaborative site-specific audio/video experience featuring Silver Ochre, his duo with videographer ACVilla, with members of Improvisers Exchange.

Friday, October 13, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Classroom Studio

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga: seated and standing asanas (poses), breath awareness, and relaxation techniques. Participants should bring their own yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "Rarities of these Lands: Tulips and other Exotica in the Making of Golden Age Holland" Talk by Claudia Swan, associate professor of Art History, Northwestern University.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Saturday, October 21, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Enjoy tango dancing with live music by Tangotta, featuring Armand Beaudoin on bass and cello; Dorothy Martirano on violin; Chris Reyman on keyboard and accordion; and George Turner on guitar. All levels of ability are welcome.

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Classroom Studio

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga: seated and standing asanas (poses), breath awareness, and relaxation techniques. Participants should bring their own yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "'The Fine Arts are Never Daunted': The Monuments Men of World War II" Talk by MacKenzie L. Mallon, provenance specialist, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Location: KAM Main Level, Espresso Royale Palette Café

    SPEAK Café is an open-mic public space for hip-hop, activism, and Black Power expression. It is free and open to all. Organized and moderated by Shaya Robinson.

Friday, November 3, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Classroom Studio

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga: seated and standing asanas (poses), breath awareness, and relaxation techniques. Participants should bring their own yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Contemporary Gallery

    Coveting Nature explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists and illustrators to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500-1800).

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

    The 2017 Annual Faculty exhibition will mark the 92nd year of the longstanding collaboration between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum to showcase current work by studio faculty teaching in the School of Art + Design.

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

    This exhibition takes the centennial of the Russian Revolution as an occasion to think of revolution as a broad category. Early twentieth-century political organizers co-authored slogans as a brainstorming device for developing consciousness of their situation. Each piece has the potential to open conversation of what revolution means in our contemporary moment.

    • All Day

    Drawing from both historical and contemporary periods, World on the Horizon will explore the Swahili coast, hinterland, and western Indian Ocean rim as worlds linked not only by centuries of trade, but also through the flow of aesthetic ideas and practices that have long traversed the region.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Hands-on art activities for caregivers and children ages 3-8.