Spurlock Museum - Master (SM Only)


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  • Sewn in Memory
    • All Day
      11/2/2021 - 7/10/2022
    • Spurlock Museum of World Cultures

    Sewn in Memory: AIDS Quilt Panels from Central Illinois, at the Spurlock Museum of World Cultures, features over a dozen quilt panels originally made in the 1980s and early 1990s for the AIDS Memorial Quilt, in Washington, DC. Each of the panels commemorates a person who died of AIDS, or of an AIDS-related ailment.

  • Bodies in Crisis Exhibit Opening
    • 6:30 pm
    • 600 South Gregory Street, Urbana, Illinois

    The Curator for our new exhibit, Bodies in Crisis, Professor Clara Bosak-Schroeder, will be presenting about the exhibition on Feb. 1 at 6:30pm in the Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum of World Cultures.

  • AsiaLENS film series
    • 7:00 pm
    • 600 South Gregory Street, Urbana, Illinois

    Join us for an in-person screening and conversation with filmmaker Adam James Smith. Americaville is a feature documentary on living the American dream in China's Wild West. Hidden among the mountains north ofBeijing, a Wild West themed community promises to deliver the American dream to its several thousand Chinese residents.

    • 2:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/87944225787?pwd=MTBJN2pCR285Uzd0YnMveTZ0dmE4Zz09

    The Spurlock Museum is pleased to present Kathryn Harris in the first-person historical program “Meet Harriet Tubman.” Listen to the words of the most famous woman who worked on the Underground Railroad. Hear about her fascinating and unbelievable experiences! After the presentation, Ms. Harris will answer questions from the audience.