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Spring 2015 Events:

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Public Exhibition Reception and Gallery Talk
Public reception for NIU Art Museum’s exhibition, Local Visions: Selections From Area Collections will feature a gallery talk with artists/collectors/curators Peter Olson and Michael Bennett starting at 5 pm.
NIU Art Museum, Altgeld Hall
 
Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1 p.m.
Gallery Talk with Collectors
Featured collectors from NIU Art Museum’s exhibition, Local Visions: Selections From Area Collections, will discuss their selective practice of collecting.
NIU Art Museum, Altgeld Hall
 
Tuesday, February 10, 7:15 p.m.
Herb and Dorothy Film Screening
NIU Art Museum will screen the documentary film Herb and Dorothy, the story of a librarian and postal worker who amassed one of the greatest collections of contemporary minimalist and conceptual artwork.
Montgomery Hall Auditorium
 
Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 5 p.m.
Public Lecture with Timothy O’Donnell
Graphic designer, Timothy O’Donnell, discusses record sleeve design.
Art Building, Room 110
 
Thursday, February 19, 7 – 9 p.m. 
“That Belongs in a Museum” to visit DeKalbThe Chicago sensation, “That Belongs in a Museum,” will visit The House in DeKalb for a show-and-tell storytelling event.  Anyone interested may bring an object that has a unique story with them, taking turns enlightening and entertaining each other.  The objects will be photographed for an online “catalog.” 
The House, 262 E. Lincoln Hwy., DeKalb, IL
www.thatbelongsinamuseum.org

Saturday, February 21, 1 p.m. 
Gallery Talk with featured collectors from NIU Art Museum's exhibition, Local Visions; Selections From Area Collections, will discuss their selective practice of collecting. 
NIU Art Museum, Altgeld Hall


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