Illinois State University’s Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce a selection of events to be presented during August and September 2021. Please note that dates and times of events are subject to change and details are tentative due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and adhering to recommended guidelines.

Wonsook Kim School of Art and University Galleries

Exhibition: T.J. Dedeaux-Norris: Second Line
On view Wednesday August 4 through Sunday, December 12
Sunday, October 3: Last day to view Part I
Friday, October 8: Part II opens
University Galleries, Uptown Station

Exhibition: Caroline Kent: What the stars can’t tell us
On view Wednesday, August 11 through Thursday, December 16
University Galleries, Uptown Station
Artist Lecture: date and time to be announced
Gallery walk with artist and Illinois State alumna Caroline Kent: 3 p.m., Friday, October 15

Exhibition: Incoming MFA Exhibition
Works by Alan Atkins, Ian Cooper, Sarah Eckstine, Sedigheh Fathollahzadeh, Dustin Elliott, and Jade Nguyen
On view Tuesday, August 17 through Friday, August 27
Transpace Student Gallery
Center for the Visual Arts, Room 115
Reception and Graduate Student Meet & Greet: 5-7 p.m. (CST), Thursday, August 19 (in-person or Zoom). Zoom reception link available by request at Art@IllinoisState.edu.

Exhibition: Exposures
On view through Sunday, September 5
Wonsook Kim School of Art Student Art Gallery
Central Illinois Regional Airport
Reception: 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, August 25 (in-person only)

Information about upcoming Transpace Gallery student exhibitions can be found on the Wonsook School of Art website.

School of Music

To confirm scheduling and to purchase tickets, call the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office at (309) 438-2535.

Jury Recognition Recital
8 p.m., Monday, August 30
Kemp Recital Hall

Choral Showcase
3 p.m., Sunday, September 19
Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall

Symphony Orchestra Concert
7 p.m., Sunday, September 19
Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall

Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital
Anne McNamara, trumpet
8 p.m., Tuesday, September 21
Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall

Jazz Ensemble I & II
8 p.m., Friday, September 24
Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall

Piano Showcase Concert
7:30 p.m., Saturday, September 25
Kemp Recital Hall

School of Music Collage Concert
featuring Choral, Band, and Orchestra
3 p.m., Sunday, September 26
Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall

Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital
Ben Stiers, percussion
8 p.m., Tuesday, September 28
Kemp Recital Hall

Music Factory Recital
7:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 29
Kemp Recital Hall

Symphonic Winds and Symphonic Band Concert
8 p.m., Thursday, September 30
Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall

School of Theatre and Dance

Please call the Center for the Performing Arts Box Office at (309) 438-2535 to purchase tickets.

Waiting for Lefty
by Clifford Odets
Directed by Sanhawich Meateanuwat
7:30 p.m., Thursday, September 23, through Saturday, September 25
2 p.m., Saturday, September 25, and Sunday, September 26
Center for the Performing Arts, Theatre

Additional information regarding upcoming events in the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts can be found on the University’s events calendar. Follow Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts on social media, and keep up to date with Fine Arts News.