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    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      1/24/2020 - 5/28/2020
    • Room 346, Main Library

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • All Day
      5/1/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/1/2020
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      5/1/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • 8:30 am
      5/1/2020
    • Illini Union Pine Lounge

    The Illini Union Board is proud to present Weekend Films at the Union! All films are shown Friday nights at 7pm and Saturday nights at 7pm and 10pm in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • All Day
      5/1/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 10:00 am
      5/1/2020
    • Drama Rehearsal Room

    If you or a loved one is living with Parkinson’s, join us to explore gentle movement in a safe, welcoming environment.

    • 12:00 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom

    KAM hosts a one-hour lunchtime yoga series on Fridays during the academic year. Each Yoga at the Museum session is free and open to the public.

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Basement of Illini Union (near Einstein Bros Bagels)

    • 5:00 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Lobby

    Enter Krannert Center’s lobby-turned-living room for this casual, highly energized, two-hour sampling of performances and exhibits representing Dance @ Illinois, Illinois Theatre, Lyric Theatre @ Illinois, Krannert Center Youth Series, and other campus and community partnerships.

    • 5:30 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Outdoor Center - 51 E. Gregory Dr.

    Campus Bike Center Grand Opening is April 26. All classes are at the Outdoor Center. Do not bring a bike to Fix a Flat or Bike Maintenance 101.

    • 5:30 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Campus Bike Center - 608 E Pennsylvania Ave., Champaign, IL 61820

    Friday Rides A student-led community bike ride activity in the Champaign-Urbana area. “No drop” ride. Times: Fridays (April 3rd, 10th, 17th, May 1st) at 5:30p

    • 6:00 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Illini Center in Chicago (200 S. Wacker Drive)

    • 7:30 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    In this musical comedy of manners, both charming and wistful, surprises lie just around the corner, and a magical summer night offers new beginnings.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    The classic jazz ensemble, UI Concert Jazz Band, is led by Chip McNeill—a performer with Arturo Sandoval, Nat Adderley, Maynard Ferguson, and the Woody Herman Orchestra.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/1/2020
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The premier orchestra at the University of Illinois will perform a variety of pieces conducted by Donald Schleicher.

    • All Day
      5/2/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/2/2020
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      5/2/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • 8:30 am
      5/2/2020
    • Illini Union Pine Lounge

    The Illini Union Board is proud to present Weekend Films at the Union! All films are shown Friday nights at 7pm and Saturday nights at 7pm and 10pm in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • All Day
      5/2/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 3:00 pm
      5/2/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    • 6:30 pm
      5/2/2020
    • Krannert Room

    Enjoy a pre-performance discussion with members of the artistic team.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/2/2020
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    In this musical comedy of manners, both charming and wistful, surprises lie just around the corner, and a magical summer night offers new beginnings.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/2/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    The UI Latin Jazz Ensemble performs works with South American, Caribbean, Afro-Cuban, and traditional jazz influences.

    • All Day
      5/3/2020
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • All Day
      5/3/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • 2:00 pm
      5/3/2020
    • Krannert Room

    Enjoy a pre-performance discussion with members of the artistic team.

    • 3:00 pm
      5/3/2020
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    In this musical comedy of manners, both charming and wistful, surprises lie just around the corner, and a magical summer night offers new beginnings.

    • 3:00 pm
      5/3/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    Reeds and strings take the lead when these student jazz ensembles head into the Studio Theatre.

    • 3:00 pm
      5/3/2020
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The outstanding musicians in the University of Illinois Wind Orchestra excel at a wide range of musical styles and are committed to expanding band music's reaches as they undertake works for large or small groups, traditional pieces, and new compositions.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/3/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    Jazz vocalists can perform a cappella, create their own vocal percussion, become entire orchestras unto themselves, or sing dense arrangements backed by rhythm musicians.

    • All Day
      5/4/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/4/2020 - 5/5/2020
    • Room 210, Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    A symposium featuring the work of scholars who study Jewish communities in the Caribbean (18th to 21st centures). Featured speakers include Aviva Ben Ur (U Mass-Amherst), Dara E. Goldman (UIUC), Laura Leibman (Reed College), Stan Mirvis (Arizona State), Sarah Phillips Casteel (Carelton University).

    • All Day
      5/4/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 6:30 pm
      5/4/2020
    • The Bike Project - 202 S Broadway Ave, Rm 24, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    Women and Trans Folk Night (WTF) is exclusively reserved for women and trans (including non-binary) people to learn about bike maintenance from other women and trans mechanics. Open hours for WTF occur on the first Monday of each month in the Downtown Urbana shop from 6:30-9:00 PM.

    • All Day
      5/5/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/5/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/5/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:30 - 1:00 pm
      5/5/2020
    • Spurlock Museum

    The Museum invites you to join leader Mary Wolters (Green Yoga Spa) in Mindful Meditation on Tuesdays this spring, March 31 to May 5. During each 30–minute session, Mary will help participants bring a focus to their breathing and share tips for how to engage mindfully.

    • 12:30 - 1:00 pm
      5/5/2020
    • Spurlock Museum

    • 3:30 pm
      5/5/2020
    • Knight Auditorium | Spurlock Museum

    • 7:30 pm
      5/5/2020
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    This ensemble of young musicians who live in Chicago’s Mexican-American neighborhoods has made a glittering debut in the Latin music scene, celebrating and defining an aspect of Mexican heritage (herencia) for a new generation.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/5/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    This group from the University of Illinois specializes in tunes from the Big Band era.

    • All Day
      5/6/2020

    • All Day
      5/6/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/6/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/6/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
      5/6/2020
    • 2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
      5/6/2020
    • Asian American Cultural Center

    • 7:30 pm
      5/6/2020
    • Studio Theatre

    Students in these small jazz combos have the opportunity to hone their technique and work on tight arrangements.

    • 7:30 pm
      5/6/2020
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    A preeminent ensemble in the world, the University of Illinois Wind Symphony premieres new works, travels to national and international events, and sets the standard for band performance and training.

    • All Day
      5/7/2020

    • All Day
      5/7/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/7/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/7/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 10:00 am
      5/7/2020
    • Lobby and Stage 5

    Looking for a casual place to study on Reading Day?

    • 12:00 pm
      5/7/2020
    • Beckman 1005

    Qian Chen, assistant professor of materials science and engineering will discuss  “ 'Cinematography' ” at the nanoscale, from colloidal crystallization to protein transformation." Lunch is provided.

    • 2:00 - 4:00 pm
      5/7/2020
    • Coble Hall (1st FL reception) 801 S Wright St

    De-stress your Thursday. Stop by for FREE coffee and treats!

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
      5/7/2020
    • Room 346, Main Library

    Join us in RBML to play some of our favorite modern and historical board games, or spend some time coloring images from our collections. This drop-in event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
      5/7/2020
    • Espresso Royale, 1117 West Oregon Street, Urbana (corner of W. Oregon & Goodwin)

    • All Day
      5/8/2020

    • All Day
      5/8/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/8/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/8/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 9:30 am
      5/8/2020
    • Beckman Institute Room 1005

    • 12:00 pm
      5/8/2020
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom

    KAM hosts a one-hour lunchtime yoga series on Fridays during the academic year. Each Yoga at the Museum session is free and open to the public.

    • All Day
      5/9/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/9/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/9/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      5/9/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • All Day
      5/10/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/11/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/11/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      5/11/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • All Day
      5/12/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/12/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/12/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      5/12/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • All Day
      5/13/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/13/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/13/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      5/13/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • All Day
      5/14/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/14/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/14/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      5/14/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • All Day
      5/15/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/15/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/15/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • All Day
      5/15/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
      5/15/2020
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Foellinger Great Hall

    Celebrate our prestigious Doctoral degree recipients–as they are individually hooded on stage.

    • 12:00 pm
      5/15/2020
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom

    KAM hosts a one-hour lunchtime yoga series on Fridays during the academic year. Each Yoga at the Museum session is free and open to the public.

    • All Day
      5/16/2020
    • Memorial Stadium

    • All Day
      5/16/2020
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
      5/16/2020
    • Spurlock Museum - Americas Gallery

    Come explore Blues Dance and African American vernacular dance as it evolved and is practiced today in our local community. Included in the exhibit are artworks by contemporary artists, archival photographs, and video interviews with local African American community members and University alumni sharing personal stories of dance and music.

    • All Day
      5/16/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 9:30 am
      5/16/2020
    • Memorial Stadium

    • All Day
      5/16/2020
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    Join us to celebrate the creative work of Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates in the class of 2019.

    • 12:00 pm
      5/16/2020
    • Chancellor Ballroom, iHotel and Conference Center