Krannert Art Museum Calendar


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    • 2:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Main Level Kinkead Gallery and Contemporary Galery, 500 E Peabody Dr. Champaign, Illinois

    hog ranch, hogwash, or putting lipstick on a pig, is an immersive dance experience devised and performed by Kayt MacMaster at Krannert Art Museum. Inspired by the lives and legends of cowgirls and showgirls on the American frontier, this work explores unbelievable exaggeration, solo travel, and self-legendizing as feminist acts of resistance.

  • Image of School of Art + Design Master of Fine Arts Exhibition installation at Krannert Art Museum from 2018. There can be seen guests taking the art projected on the wall as well as the red art installed on the right wall.
    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Main Level, Link Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Illinois 61820

    Celebrate Opening Night of the School of Art + Design Master of Fine Arts Exhibition. Join us for the presentation of diverse bodies of work created by MFA graduates in studio art and design disciplines in the School of Art + Design. This event is free and open to the public. Reception follows in the Link Gallery on the Main Level

  • Drawing of a man with a microphone shouting. Images of Black American icons come out of his mouth, like Dr. King, Angela Davis, Malcom X, and african masks. Dr. King has a speech bubble that say Speak Cafe
    • 6:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum (cafe space), 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Speak Café stands for Song, Poetry, Expression, Art, and Knowledge. It is an open-mic public performance space at Krannert Art Museum organized and moderated by Shaya Robinson.  Speak Café is creative space to share your craft, express thoughts, recite poetry, rap, or even show artwork. Bring friends to the former café space in the KAM lobby to listen or to share your a

  • Image of Bea Nettles using the alchemical method of being a gelatin silver print. Shows Bea wearing a star-patterned button up shirt, her hair is down and Bea has a headband of two rope-like strings wrapping around her head with a star dangling from the center onto her forehead. She is looking to the front with eyes wide open, she has her arms pulled back with her hands behind her head.
    • 5:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Lower Level, Auditorium (KAM 62), 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Illinois

    All are invited to this in-person lecture by School of Art + Design alumna and Professor Emerita Bea Nettles, recipient of the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award.

  • Photo of Kuroshio members all smiling at the camera: Jason Finkelmen (dressed in a blue speckled button-up with dark blue jeans), Saori Kataoka (dressed in a brown long dress with a black cardigan), Kavi Naidu (dressed in a grey Illinois t-shirt with pale khaki cargo pants), Joy Yang (dressed in a pale pink blouse and a black skirt).
    • 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Lower Level, Auditorium (KAM 62), 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Illinois 61820

    Join us for a Sudden Sound Concert by the ensemble Kuroshio (Jason Finkleman, Joy Yang, Saori Kataoka, and Kavi Naidu) Kuroshio is the continuous flow of creative spirit expressed by an ever-evolving ensemble of improvising artists of Asian descent who explore and contemplate diasporic histories through multilayered channels of sound and performance.

  • Shown is a black and white image of Circe sitting on a stone seat with a dismayed look whilst looking at the animals accompanying her of which used to be the companions of Odysseus from the well-known story "The Odyssey". Some animals displayed are: a goat, a dog, the head of a giraffe, a reindeer, and a peacock.
    • 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Main Level, West Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Illinois 61820

    Join us for Art Talk Thursday, a 30-minute gallery talk that brings you the opportunity to learn about art at Krannert Art Museum in a social, relaxed atmosphere. This month’s event will feature a short tour of Sacred/Supernatural: Religion, Myth, and Magic in European Prints, 1450-1900 led by Maureen Warren, Curator of European and American Art.

  • From left to right, the image shows Aakash Mittal (wearing a white collared button up, looking at the camera, with a part of his saxophone in the frame) and Lesley Mok (black and white image, picture of her is of a side profile with her looking into the camera wearing a turtleneck).
    • 5:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum, Lower Level, Auditorium (KAM 62), 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, Illinois 61820

    Join us for this Sudden Sound concert featuring Aakash Mittal on saxophone and Lesley Mok on drums. Saxophonist Aakash Mittal and percussionist Lesley Mok create music at the intersection of improvisation, composition, sonified movement, and noise. Both artists draw inspiration from a number of cultural traditions including Hindustani raga music, Cuban rumba and Jazz