2018 Grants, Awards & Sponsorships

Support

The following support was awarded during the 2018 calendar year: 

January

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts matching grant for Autumn Knight: In Rehearsal 

March

International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA) grant to support the 2018 curatorial internship program

April

College of Fine and Applied Arts Special Grant to support attendance at "Reception of the Printed Image in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries" jointly hosted by the University of Warsaw and the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland (June 27–29)

Major grant from Culture Ireland to support Kennedy Browne: The Special Relationship 

College of Fine and Applied Arts Special Grant to support attendance at the Association of Academic Museums and Galleries (AAMG) National Conference at the University of Miami (June 21–25)

 

Sponsorships

Krannert Art Museum–Week at the Museum

Sponsored in part by Champaign Unit 4 Schools, Urbana School District 116, University of Illinois Office of Public Engagement, Champaign Urbana Schools Foundation, Close Friend Foundation, Curtis C. Nash Children’s Creativity Fund, Lumpkin Family Foundation, Sandra Casserly, Harold G. and Nancy A. Diamond in memory of Dorothy R. Altman, Kathleen Harleman, H. Clifford Heaton and Jane Trishman Heaton, Joan and Peter Hood, Krannert Art Museum Council, John and Alice Pfeffer, Icko and Miriam Iben, Brian and Gloria Rainer in memory of Marjorie McFarlane, Katherine Snyder, Robert and Bonnie Switzer, Jean Tello in honor of Suzie Connors, Edward and Nancy Tepper, Scott and Virginia B. Webster Trust, William G. Weisburg, Pamela Wells, Paul Wieland in memory of Diane J. Wieland, and Carol Wilken.

World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean

World on the Horizon has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities : Exploring the human endeavor.*

Additional sponsorship provided by the ADAA Foundation Curatorial Award and the Association of Art Museum Curators, College of Fine + Applied Arts Matching Funding Program, College of Fine + Applied Arts Creative Research Award, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Campus Research Board, and Krannert Art Museum.

*Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this exhibition or publication do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Provenance: A Forensic History of Art

Sponsored in part by Francis P. Rohlen Visiting Artists Fund/Art + Design Visitors Series, the Program in Jewish Culture and Society, and Krannert Art Museum

Allan deSouza: Through the Black Country, or The Sources of the Thames Around the Great Shires of Lower England and Down the Severn River to the Atlantic Ocean

Exhibition made possible in part by a generous grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Exhibition programming sponsored in part by the Frances P. Rohlen Visiting Artist Fund/College of Fine and Applied Arts, the School of Art + Design Visitors Committee Fund, and Krannert Art Museum.

Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme: And yet my mask is powerful

Exhibition made possible in part by a generous grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. And yet my mask is powerful is presented in collaboration with Asian American Studies and the Center for South Asian & Middle Eastern Studies. Paid in part by the Student Cultural Programming Fee. Exhibition programming sponsored in part by the Frances P. Rohlen Visiting Artists Fund/College of Fine and Applied Arts, School of Art + Design Visitors Committee, and Krannert Art Museum.

Illinois Arts Council Agency

Krannert Art Museum exhibitions and programs are partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

 

2018 School of Art + Design Master of Fine Arts Exhibition and Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

Sponsored in part by John and Alice Pfeffer

 

Kennedy Browne: The Special Relationship

Krannert Art Museum exhibitions are made possible in part by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Kennedy Browne: The Special Relationship is co-sponsored by Culture Ireland and the European Union Center at Illinois. The exhibition’s public programs are supported by the Frances P. Rohlen Visiting Artists Fund/College of Fine and Applied Arts, School of Art + Design Visitors Committee, and Krannert Art Museum.