Cultural & International

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Monday, December 11, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 3:00 pm
    • 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801 Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    • 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
    • Room 3014, Foreign Languages Building

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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

    • 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.

    • 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 16, 2017

Sunday, December 17, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • All Day

    • 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.

Monday, December 18, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • All Day

    • 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.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • All Day

    • 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.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • All Day

    • 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.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • All Day

    • 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.

Friday, December 22, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

Monday, December 25, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

Friday, December 29, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

Sunday, December 31, 2017

    • All Day
    • International and Area Studies, 309 Main Library, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    The "Fascinating Culture of Books" collection is composed of materials from the Rare Book Collection of the National Central Library and contemporary publications in Taiwan. This exhibit will be open from November 14 through the month of December in the International and Area Studies Library room 309.

    • 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.

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

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Monday, January 22, 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

    • 3:00 pm   4:00pm
    • Lobby, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • All Day
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    José Ángel N. came to the United States from Mexico in 1993. He settled in Chicago, where he lived until recently, when he moved with his family to Urbana. His book Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant was published by the University of Illinois Press in 2014.

    • 12:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    José Ángel N. came to the United States from Mexico in 1993. He settled in Chicago, where he lived until recently, when he moved with his family to Urbana. His book Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant was published by the University of Illinois Press in 2014.

    • 3:30 - 5:30 pm
    • International Studies Building, first floor

    • 5:00 pm
    • Lobby--Stage 5, 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801 Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    • 5:00 pm
    • KAM Main Level, All Galleries

    Join us to celebrate Krannert Art Museum Opening Night and get a first look at KAM’s newest art exhibitions

    • 7:30 pm   9:30pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Friday, January 26, 2018

    • 3:00 pm   4:00pm
    • Lobby, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • 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

    • 3:00 pm   4:00pm
    • Lobby, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    • 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.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018