Fall 2022 Public Opening Night Reception

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brightly colored print of a queen under a tree surrounded by attendants. a trumpeting angel floats overhead. text says, "Krannert Art Museum Fall 2022 Opening Night"
Jan Saenredam, Allegory of the Flourishing State of the United Provinces (detail), 1602. Engraving with hand coloring. Museum purchase through the Robert and Sonia Carringer Art Acquisitions Fund 2018-9-1.

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A male student with his back to the camera looks at NY Road by Hedda Sterne in Art Since 1948 at Krannert Art Museum
Public Opening NIght Reception at Krannert Art Museum, Fall 2019. Photo by Della Perrone

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Three adults stand in an art gallery looking at a large-scale abstract painting. It is a dark canvas with streaks of white and subtle color that is about as tall as an adult. The arc of the white reveals the reach of the artist's arm.
Fall 2021 Opening Night Reception at Krannert Art Museum. Featured: Blonde Ambition (1996) by Louise Fishman in the exhibition "A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing" Photo by Della Perrone
Reception
Sep 1, 2022 - 5-8 pm
East Gallery and Link Gallery

Join us for the opening reception for Fake News & Lying Pictures: Political Prints in the Dutch Republic. The exhibition explores the ways early modern Dutch printmakers used prints to shape public opinion around historical events, create political heroes and villains, and form consensus for collective action. You can see more than 100 prints and illustrated books, with allegories, satires, cartoon strips, portraits, maps and “news prints” in the museum's East Gallery. 

Refreshments and beverages will be available in the Link Gallery.

For more visitor information, see our Know Before You Go.