2006 School of Art + Design Faculty Art Exhibition


On view
Aug 25, 2006 to Sep 24, 2006
Lower Level

One of the oldest annual faculty art exhibitions in the country, and a major event in the region, this show highlights the current achievements of the artists and upholds the national reputation of the school.

CANVAS: Electronic Gallery

CANVAS was created as a multidimensional virtual reality laboratory and exhibition space open to all during museum hours.

CANVAS is a collaborative project with the Integrated Systems Laboratory at the Beckman Institute and the School of Art + Design. 


Exhibition programming

September 14
7–8 pm: Open Class
Rose MarshackNicholas Duchnowski, and Abby Watt direct How to Make Art for the CANVAS Without Knowing How to Program a Computer to assist in the creation of virtual worlds through text files, common sound, and picture files.

October 26
7–9 pm: Icons
The CANVAS presented three-dimensional immersive environments responding to the question "What is an icon?" created with Krannert Art Museum by artists and others from all over the world


Provenance: A Forensic History of Art, installation at Krannert Art Museum, 2017.
  1. May 13, 2017 to Dec 8, 2018
Allan deSouza, Through the Black Country..., installation at Krannert Art Museum, 2018. © Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
  1. Jan 25, 2018 to Jul 14, 2018
Wynn Bullock, Shore Line, 1966. Gelatin silver print. Museum purchase 1967-14-2. © Wynn Bullock
  1. May 26, 2018 to Oct 20, 2018