March 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014 to Monday, June 2, 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014 to Monday, June 30, 2014

(All day)

October 24, 2013 - June 30, 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014 to Monday, July 7, 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014 to Monday, August 18, 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014 to Monday, September 29, 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014 to Wednesday, April 30, 2014

(All day)

Experience delicate and whimsical creations influences be the natural world at "Winging It", an exhibition that draws upon themes of nature, collecting, life and death, and found objects.

Friday, March 21, 2014 to Saturday, May 17, 2014

(All day)

Always a highlight of the Spring and planned to coincide with the local Boneyard Arts Festival, this year's Emerging Artist show will feature the work of multimedia artist Laura Wennstrom, an MFA candidate in New Media at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

April 2014

Sunday, April 6, 2014 to Friday, August 8, 2014

(All day)

For many Americans, the term Vodou brings up unfortunate, Hollywood-inspired imagery involving hexes and curses, but visitors to Sacred Symbols in Sequins will gain new insights to the beauty and sanctity of Haitian Vodou.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 to Thursday, April 24, 2014

4:45 pm to 7:30 pm

By William Shakespeare
Kathleen F. Conlin, director
Thursday-Saturday, April 10-12, 2014, at 7:30pm; Sunday, April 13, 2014, at 3pm; Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at 7:30pm; Thursday-Saturday, April 17-19, 2014, at 7:30pm

Thursday, April 24, 2014

7:30 pm

To celebrate acquiring the papers of poet and writer Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000), the University of Illinois Rare Book & Manuscript Library and numerous campus partners have organized an evening of poetry, song, and appreciation called: Full of Pepper and Light: Welcoming the Gwendolyn Brook

Friday, April 25, 2014

6:00 pm

Visitors are asked to participate in a collective re-sewing of the deconstructed quilts that make up (Re)Reticulation in a traditional quilting bee format.

8:00 pm

Come enjoy a night of Americana Folk music in downtown Urbana. Local band Rebecca Rego & The Trainmen along with Megan Johns host Fox & Crow from Des Moines, Iowa. Come and have some great pizza, beer, and coffee a listen. Tickets are only $5 and this event is all ages.

Saturday, April 26, 2014 to Sunday, May 4, 2014

(All day)

Opening reception at indi go co-op, 9 E University Ave, Champaign
Saturday, April 26, 6pm-8pm

Exhibition Hours: April 26 - May 4, during regular business hours

Saturday, April 26, 2014

8:00 pm

Join the CUAS under the darkest skies in Champaign County! We’ll start off at the Middle Fork Forest Preserve Activity Center for a presentation about navigating the night sky, celestial objects we can see that night, and the effects of city lights on our starry skies.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

5:30 pm

Participants will collaboratively create a Post-It Note mural in the Y's Murphy Gallery using the modular and geometric quilt design as inspiration.

All Art @ the Y events are free and open to the public.

May 2014

Thursday, May 1, 2014 to Friday, May 2, 2014

7:30 pm

Champaign, - May 1st and 2nd, 2014 – Illini Student Musicals (ISM) is proud to present In Progress: A Broadway Revue, coming to Lincoln Hall Theatre in Urbana, May 1st and 2nd at 7:30pm. Tickets are on sale now.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

7:30 pm

Thursday, May 1 at 7:30 pm Krannert Art Museum will host the VOICE Reading Series showcasing readings by fiction writers and poets from the U of I Creative Writing MFA program. For addition information:

Friday, May 2, 2014

12:00 pm

Participants are asked to collaborate with Laura Wennstrom on a zine that will exist as an exhibition catalog for the Inside/Outside project and events. Participants will receive a completed zine.

All Art @ the Y events are free and open to the public.

12:00 pm

Friday, May 2 at 12 pm Krannert Art Museum will feature its spring luncheon and lecture at the Champaign Country Club.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

2:00 pm

We all know the story of The Sleeping Beauty…the beautiful Princess Aurora, felled by a curse, saved by a fairy, awakened by true love’s kiss.

But you’ve probably never seen it like this…a beautiful, colorful, royal, graceful, fairy tale ballet.