SATURDAY, MARCH 1
Youth Art Month Celebration
Thomas T. Solley Atrium
Join IU Art Museum Director Heidi Gealt, Curator of Education Ed Maxedon, and Monroe County Community School Corporation teachers and students for activities, gallery tours, and refreshments. An exhibition of artwork representing kindergarten through sixth grades will be on view in the Solley Atrium.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5
2014 Faculty Exhibition
Special Exhibitions Gallery, first floor
Visiting Professors Keith Allyn Spencer and Peter Williams will speak about their work on display in the 2014 School of Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition.
FRIDAYS, MARCH 7 & 28
Noon Concert Series
Thomas T. Solley Atrium, second floor
The IU Art Museum is pleased to host the Noon Concert Series presented by the Office of International Services. Take a break from studying or work and ease yourself into the weekend with free concerts in the museum's atrium. Music will be performed by students from the IU Jacobs School of Music. Futures dates include: April 4, 18, and 25.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12
Party Like a Peasant
Gallery of Art of the Western World, first floor
Director of the Dutch Program Esther Ham will give a talk on the daily life and celebrations of 16th Century Dutch peasants depicted in several prints on display that were created during the Dutch Golden Age.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26
Gather ‘Round for a Song
Gallery of the Art of the Western World, Doris Steinmetz Kellett Gallery of Twentieth-century Art, first floor
Alan R. Burdette, Director of the Archives of Traditional Music, will discuss the preservation of American folk music during the Depression era and its depiction in the prints of Regionalist artists Grant Wood, John Stockton De Martelly, Victoria Ebbels Huston Huntley, John McCrady, and Thomas Hart Benton.
FRIDAY, MARCH 28
In recognition of National Women’s History Month, this one-hour exhibition will focus on the work of the twentieth-century Modernist photographer Ruth Bernhard. Drawing from the IU Art Museum’s collection of more than seventy photographs , Nan Brewer, the Lucienne M. Glaubinger Curator of Works on Paper, will discuss her work in a range of subjects with a special focus on the female nude.
Visitors should meet in the museum’s third floor office. No pre-registration is required, but space is limited. Admission will be on a first come, —first served basis.