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August 2019

Erin Hayden: Flower-o’-the-Moon

Start:
Friday, August 9th
End:
Sunday, October 20th

Flower-o’-the-Moon premieres six new paintings and a video by Illinois State University alumna Erin Hayden. Influenced by fairytales and storytelling, the works address the artist’s Irish ancestry, Celtic goddesses, girlhood, and the symbolism of water.

September 2019

Artist Talk by Aram Han Sifuentes

Date:
Saturday, September 14th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Artist talk by Aram Han Sifuentes at University Galleries.

Exhibition tour and workshop co-presented with the Children’s Discovery Museum

Date:
Saturday, September 21st
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Exhibition tour and workshop co-presented with the Children’s Discovery Museum. Participants (ages 7-10) will meet at the CDM, come to University Galleries for an exhibition tour, and return to the CDM for an exhibition-related artmaking activity. Registration is required for this free program at childrensdiscoverymuseum.net. This program is made possible by an Illinois Prairie Community Foundation—Mirza Arts and Culture grant awarded to the CDM.

Conversation with Erin Hayden

Date:
Monday, September 30th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Artist Erin Hayden will have a free public conversation with Melissa Johnson (Associate Professor, Modern Art History and Visual Culture). Flower-o’-the-Moon premieres six new paintings and a video by Illinois State University alumna Erin Hayden. Influenced by fairytales and storytelling, the works address the artist’s Irish ancestry, Celtic goddesses, girlhood, and the symbolism of water. Equally versed in the creation of digital and analog images, the Chicago-based artist exploits the possibilities of online searches and photo editing software for her (often)…

Performance by Erin Hayden

Date:
Monday, September 30th
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Artist Erin Hayden will deliver a free public performance related to her poetic writing and typewriter-based drawing.