Museum Events

COMPELLED TO MAKE
Incoming
Nov 03, 2017
a retrospective of work from 1980-2017 A retrospective exhibition spanning 37 years of art making by Southeast’s Department of Art Chair Caroline Kahler. On Exhibit / November 3- January 28 Artist Talk / November 3, 6 p.m. Reception / November 3, 4-8 p.m. Free
TRANSITION SPACES 17.3
Incoming
Nov 03, 2017
hannah sanders Sanders set about learning to redraw after having a baby and centered on “Hair Ghosts” where she found an expression of complex femininity with notes of ritual. November 3-January 28 Reception / November 3, 4-8 p.m. Free photo: Exhaust, crocheted upcycled fabrics with machine stitching, reverse applique and snaps, 2016
EXHIBITING EXCELLENCE
Upcoming
Feb 11, 2018
40th annual high school exhibition Showcasing the artistic talents of high school junior and senior students from Illinois and Southeast Missouri. On Exhibit / February 11 – March 18 Reception / February 11, 1-4 p.m. Free
FAMILY DAY
Upcoming
rockrageous Explore the rock cycle with a yummy activity and see rocks glow in a different light. Use primitive stone tools. View stone lithic displays. Have an archaeologist identify what you have brought to show. Free
UKRAINIAN EGG DECORATING
Upcoming
Participants will learn the rich history of legends, superstition, folklore and symbolism as they complete a Pysanka egg with rich dyes and meaningful designs with a wax resist process. Free