Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion (https://kam.illinois.edu) promotes a vibrant exchange of ideas in the visual arts. The museum’s rich permanent collection contains works of art dating from the fourth millennium BCE to the present, representing a broad range of cultures and varied modes of artistic expression. A unit of the College of Fine and Applied Arts (http://faa.illinois.edu) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (http://illinois.edu), the museum is located at the 500 E. Peabody Dr. in Champaign, Ill and is the second largest general fine arts museum in Illinois. Complete information on events, exhibitions, location and hours of operation is available via the museum website.

Contact

Julia Kelly
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
500 E. Peabody Drive, MC592
Champaign, Illinois
jkell@illinois.edu
217-333-1861
https://kam.illinois.edu

Latest Content from Krannert Art Museum

Exhibition of Indian Paintings Passed "From Hand to Hand" Opens at Krannert Art Museum

  • February 28th, 2019 10:55

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Small, richly colored paintings created in northern India from the late 1500s to the early 1800s animate vivid stories from the great Hindu epics, passionate verses of ...

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Newly Acquired "Blonde Ambition" by Louise Fishman Centerpiece of "Emphatic" Painting Exhibition at Krannert Art Museum

  • February 8th, 2019 10:29

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Krannert Art Museum has purchased a large-scale painting by abstract painter and University of Illinois alumna Louise Fishman. It is the first work by Fishman to enter ...

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Krannert Art Museum summer exhibition, events focus on landscape photography

  • June 8th, 2018 15:03

A summer photography exhibition at Krannert Art Museum provides a way to experience American landscape photography, with accompanying events that feature well-known local ...

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Krannert Art Museum Publishes World on the Horizon Catalogue

  • February 28th, 2018 11:38

Krannert Art Museum (KAM, kam.illinois.edu) has recently published an edited, multi-authored catalogue in conjunction with the groundbreaking exhibition World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts ...

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Curator and Art Historian Jon Seydl Joins Krannert Art Museum as Director

  • December 11th, 2017 09:23

Jon Seydl, an art historian specializing in Italian Renaissance art, has been named the new director of Krannert Art Museum. Jon Seydl is currently the senior director of collections ...

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Krannert Art Museum Wins Richard Hamilton Acquisition Prize, adds 16th-century Print to Collection

  • December 6th, 2017 15:10

Krannert Art Museum has added a 16th-century print by Albrecht Dürer – one of the world’s most skilled engravers – to its collection, thanks to an acquisition prize that provided funds ...

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World on the Horizon Opens at Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; U of I Chancellor, Kenyan Dignitaries Welcome Visitors to Exhibition

  • August 31st, 2017 18:25

World on the Horizon Opens at Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign U of I Chancellor, Kenyan Dignitaries Welcome Visitors to Exhibition   ...

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University of Illinois Krannert Art Museum exhibition celebrates early images of nature, female artists

  • August 15th, 2017 10:36

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Botanical prints and other portrayals of nature from the Renaissance onward were not only lovely to look at or used to illustrate scientific text. They also contributed ...

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