January 2019

Monday, January 14, 2019 to Wednesday, February 20, 2019

2:45 pm to 5:00 pm

Harry Breen is now 89 years old and still painting Illinois landscape's. Please stop in Techline 307 South Locust and view these scenes of Illinois. www.techline-cu.com or harrybreen.com. Worth the time to come take a look!

Thursday, January 17, 2019

7:00 pm

8 to Create is hosting our first Alumni Gallery at Krannert Art Museum featuring works of former 8 to Create participants. These artworks were each created within 8 hours at one of our five previous Live Art Shows, which take place every spring.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

2:00 pm

Come and listen to the stories かさじぞう (Grateful Statues) and かぐやひめ (The bamboo princess), the song お弁当のうた (Lunch Box Song), and make Winter Origami!

4:00 pm

"Modern Music” is so last century. Literally. The modern era in music began over 100 years ago. Come hear what is happening in choral music today as AMASONG CHORUS, moving forward, presents “Sing About It” , a concert composed entirely in the 21st century.

Sunday, January 27, 2019

3:00 pm

Join us for the next installment of our Young Artist’s Studio, featuring local artist, ElizaBeth Simpson. Youth participants will create their own color collages through a guided exercise using assorted colorful scraps of paper and their own imaginations.

4:00 pm

“Modern Music” is so last century. Literally. The modern era in music began over 100 years ago. Come hear what is happening in choral music today as AMASONG CHORUS, moving forward, presents “Sing About It” , a concert composed entirely in the 21st century.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

5:30 pm

This curator talk features Eva Respini, Barbara Lee, Chief Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art / Boston. This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public. Please visit http://kam.illinois.edu for more information.

February 2019

Saturday, February 2, 2019

12:30 pm

Celebrate the Year of the Pig with crafts, music, and books!

Thursday, February 7, 2019

5:30 pm

Join us for a talk from Matt Kenyon, new media artist, “The Ethics and Aesthetics of Accumulation and Waste.” This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public. Please visit http://kam.illinois.edu for more information.

Saturday, February 16, 2019

1:00 pm

Join us for a performance for the whole family right in the galleries featuring Rachel Barton Pine, concert violinist. This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public. Please visit http://kam.illinois.edu for more information.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

10:00 am

Bring your family for some free hands-on art activities for caregivers and children ages 3–8. Spend your Saturday exploring the art galleries before and after the event. All are welcome. This event is free (donations accepted) and open to the public.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

6:00 pm

Celebrate the opening of KAM’s spring special exhibitions with the reception at 6:00pm. Visit the newly opened exhibitions before or after the reception in KAM’s galleries.

March 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

5:30 pm

This scholar talk is a presentation by Hannah Feldman, Associate Professor of Art History, Northwestern University. This talk is the keynote address for the Graduate Student Art History Symposium Fictions and Frictions: The Politics and Power of Narrative.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

9:00 am

Panels will be presenting on their topics as part of the Graduate Student Art History Symposium Fictions and Frictions: The Politics and Power of Narrative. For more information, please visit sahauiuc58.wixsite.com/frictions-frictions.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

12:30 pm

Enjoy tango dancing with live music by Tangotta, featuring Armand Beaudoin on bass and cello; Dorothy Martirano on violin; Sam Gingher on keyboard and accordion; and George Turner on guitar.