- Exhibitions & Events
The Petals & Paintings gala and exhibition is Krannert Art Museum's annual fundraising event held during University of Illinois Moms’ Weekend. This year, Petals & Paintings will run from Friday, April 10 through Sunday, April 12.
Petals & Paintings provides local residents, businesses, and visiting parents with an opportunity to support the museum while enjoying innovative floral designs inspired by works of art on display throughout Krannert Art Museum. Twenty-one award-winning Midwest florists will create one-of-a-kind designs for the exhibition.
Guest curator for the event is Champaign florist and University of Illinois alumnus, Rick Orr, AIFD.