General Events

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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Sunday, September 26, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    The Feast of Tabernacles. For Jewish employees observing Sukkot Minor, work is often allowed but meals need to be done in the Sukkah. Some may request scheduling accommodations in order to observe. 

    • All Day

    At the beginning of each Bahá'í month, from sunset of the first day until sunset of the last day, Bahá'ís observing the First of Mashiyyat (Will) gather for the 19-Day Feast. There is a three-part observance with devotions, community consultation, and a social portion.

    • 10:00 am

Monday, September 27, 2021

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Friday, October 1, 2021

Saturday, October 2, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day
    • Lot 31 (West of Grange Grove)

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • 2:00 - 5:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    A playwriting festival extravaganza--to create THE 48, Illinois Theatre students, faculty, staff, and alumni will collaborate from start to finish across the course of two days.

Sunday, October 3, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • 2:00 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    A playwriting festival extravaganza--to create THE 48, Illinois Theatre students, faculty, staff, and alumni will collaborate from start to finish across the course of two days.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    A playwriting festival extravaganza--to create THE 48, Illinois Theatre students, faculty, staff, and alumni will collaborate from start to finish across the course of two days.

Monday, October 4, 2021

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Friday, October 8, 2021

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Sunday, October 10, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    The Navratri commences on the first day (pratipada) of the bright fortnight of the lunar month of Ashwin. The festival is celebrated for nine nights once every year during the beginning of October, although as the dates of the festival are determined according to the lunar calendar, the festival may be held for a day more or a day less.

Monday, October 11, 2021

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Friday, October 15, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    The Navratri commences on the first day (pratipada) of the bright fortnight of the lunar month of Ashwin. The festival is celebrated for nine nights once every year during the beginning of October, although as the dates of the festival are determined according to the lunar calendar, the festival may be held for a day more or a day less.

    • All Day

    At the beginning of each Bahá'í month, from sunset of the first day until sunset of the last day, Bahá'ís observing the First of 'Ilm (Knowledge) gather for the 19-Day Feast. That is a three-part observance with devotions, community consultation, and a social portion.

    • All Day

    Dussehra celebrations often include processions to a river or ocean front carrying clay statues, accompanied by music and chants, after which the images are immersed into the water for dissolution and a goodbye. The festival also starts the preparation for one of the most important and widely celebrated festivals, Diwali.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • All Day
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5_0btAXEREqH4z1up75kvg

    • All Day

    Join us for the “Transformative Learning through Zine Making” research cluster’s capstone event where you’ll hear from students, librarians, faculty, and staff about how zines and comics have enhanced their scholarship and teaching practices.

    • All Day

    Join us for the “Transformative Learning through Zine Making” research cluster’s capstone event where you’ll hear from students, librarians, faculty, and staff about how zines and comics have enhanced their scholarship and teaching practices.

    • 12:00 pm

    Learn about health equity from Carla Hunter, associate professor, Psychology.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Hood Classroom

    Join yoga instructor Jodi Adams for a free one-hour yoga session highlighting art on display at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign, Hood Classroom

    Join yoga instructor Jodi Adams for a free one-hour yoga session highlighting art on display at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum - Lower Level, Hood Classroom

    • 3:00 - 4:30 pm

    • 5:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/85280091433?pwd=K2U2N1RMVmxneHJtS2o4U2VoU3c3UT09

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Courtyard Cafe

    Friday Funnies is a series from the Illini Union featuring live comedy from local comics, nationally touring comedians, and even RSO’s every Friday night in the Courtyard Café. Come enjoy the laughs and free food.

  • Future is so bright 5K on October 15 at 7pm on the Quad
    • 7:00
    • Main Quad

    Join Campus Recreation and the Illini Union Board for the brightest 5K on campus. This in-person or virtual 5K walk-run takes place in the evening, but with $1 from every registration going to the Tony Clements Scholarship through Campus Recreation and AHS. The first 200 registrants receive a FREE race t-shirt, FREE neon race bracelet, and a coupon from the Illini Union Bo

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Sunday, October 17, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

Monday, October 18, 2021

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Friday, October 22, 2021

Saturday, October 23, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • 2:00 - 5:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    Expect delightful surprises in Studiodance Fall 2021!

Sunday, October 24, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    Born in 570 CE, Prophet Muhammad’s [peace be upon him] birthday is commemorated by Muslims around the world during the month of Rabi’ Al-Awal. Mawlid an-Nabi – literally, The Birth of the Prophet – is often referred to as the Mawlid.

Monday, October 25, 2021

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Thursday, October 28, 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021

Saturday, October 30, 2021

Sunday, October 31, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    From sunset of the first day to sunset of the last day, Samhain marks the Pagan New Year, a time for honoring the dead, cleansing, and releasing. For many Wiccans, Samhain is the most important Sabbat. It’s the time to remember the ancestors, and the time to celebrate the harvest and all that has been accomplished over the year.