Krannert Art Museum Calendar

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Friday, December 22, 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.

    • 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, December 23, 2017

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Monday, December 25, 2017

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Friday, December 29, 2017

    • 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.

    • 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.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Monday, January 1, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

    • 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.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Espresso Royale Palette Café

    SPEAK Café is an open-mic public space for Song, Poetry, Expression, Art, and Knowledge.

Friday, January 5, 2018

    • 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.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

    • 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.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

    • 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.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

    • 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.

Saturday, January 27, 2018

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum 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; Sam Gingher on keyboard and accordion; and George Turner on guitar. Organized by Melih Sener. All levels of ability are welcome. This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

    • 7:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Espresso Royale Palette Café

    SPEAK Café is an open-mic public space for Song, Poetry, Expression, Art, and Knowledge.

Friday, February 2, 2018

    • 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.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

    • 5:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Lower Level, Auditorium 500 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign, IL 61820

    “Jewish and Indigenous Looted Treasures: Comparing Legal and Ethical Frameworks for Research and Restitution.” Featuring Stacey Jessiman de Nanteuil, Co-chair, Advocacy Committee, Lawyers Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation, and president CHDR Consulting, Inc.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    A pioneering artist in cross-cultural collaborative music, Steve Gorn has performed Indian Classical Music and new American Music on the bansuri bamboo flute, soprano saxophone, and clarinet in concerts and festivals throughout the world.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

    • 2:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Featuring chamber music of Johann Sebastian Bach on period instruments. Performed by Charlotte Mattax Moersch, professor of Harpsichord and Musicology. Series curated by Daniel McDonough, clinical assistant professor of Music and member of the Jupiter String Quartet.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Live readings of new fiction and poetry by authors in the Creative Writing MFA program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Saturday, February 24, 2018

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum 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; Sam Gingher on keyboard and accordion; and George Turner on guitar. Organized by Melih Sener. All levels of ability are welcome. This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Saturday, March 3, 2018

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, All Galleries

    Join us at the Krannert Art Museum on Saturday for hands-on art activities for caregivers and children ages 3–8.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

    • 3:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, East Gallery

    Join us for a Gallery Conversation with Jenny Peruski, doctoral student in Art History, titled “Fetishizing the Foot: Mobility and Meaning in Indian Ocean Sandals,” presented as part of the exhibition World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean.

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Saturday, March 17, 2018

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum 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; Sam Gingher on keyboard and accordion; and George Turner on guitar. Organized by Melih Sener. All levels of ability are welcome. This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Live readings of new fiction and poetry by authors in the Creative Writing MFA program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Live readings of new fiction and poetry by authors in the Creative Writing MFA program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.