Campus Humanities Calendar

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Sunday, September 19, 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, September 20, 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.

Tuesday, September 21, 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.

Wednesday, September 22, 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.

Thursday, September 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.

  • Professional headshot of Roy Scranton
    • 7:30 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center, Room 108

    Roy Scranton presents the talk "Climate Change and the Virtues of Pessimism." Scranton is the author of five books, including Learning to Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization and the monograph Total Mobilization: World War II and American Literature.

Friday, September 24, 2021

Saturday, September 25, 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.