Fall 2014 Events:

Friday, September 5

Chicago Gallery Season Opener

1-10:30; Get-On-The-Bus

$, Pre-registration required


Thursday, September 11

Fall Shows Public Reception

4:30-6 p.m.; Art Museum


Thursday, September 11

Visiting Artist Talk; Mariette Pathy Allen

6-7:30 p.m.; Altgeld 315


Thursday, September 18

Burma Curators’ Informal

Gallery Talks

& Mini Reception for

Dressing Difference:

Exploring Ethnicity in Modern Burma

4:30-6:30 p.m.; Art Museum


Friday, September 19

Burma Symposium:

Imaging the Others:

The Art of Ethnography in Modern Burma

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Altgeld 315

See the Center for Burma Studies

Web site for listing of speakers



Sunday, September 21

Magritte at the AIC

10:30-6:45, Get-On-The- Bus

$$, Pre-registration required


Tuesday, September 23

Screening of Hedwig and the Angry Inch followed by a discussion with Randy Caspersen and Lara Stache of the NIU Communications dept. 7:15-10 p.m.; Terwilliger Auditorium, Montgomery Hall


Sunday, October 5

NIU Art Museum MEMBERS Program:Reception with talks by Richard Cooler & Catherine Raymond. 1:00-4:00 p.m.; Art Museum


Tuesday, October 14

Visiting Artist Talk; Sean Fader

5-6:30 p.m.; Altgeld 315

Thursday, October 16

Get-On-The-Bus trip to David Bowie Is…at the MCA

Bus departs NIU School of Art Parking Lot at 1:45pm; return @ 9:45pm. Transportation & discounted museum entry and exhibition tickets: NIU Art Museum members $34.50; Student/Senior non-members $38; Others $45. . Registration / Payment deadline: Tuesday Oct. 14.


Tuesday, October 28

Film and Discussion Night

7:15 -10 p.m.; Montgomery Hall Auditorium

Wednesday, October 29

Poetry Reading & Recitation Night

Local poets and poetryphiles are invited to share

poems related to gender and identity.

7:15-8:30 p.m., Altgeld 315


Tuesday, November 4

Mean Girls, Manly Boys, and Anti-feminist Messages in Kid’s T.V.,

Kristen Myers, Director/Professor Women’s Studies & Sociology

5-6:30 p.m.; Altgeld 315


Thursday-Sunday, November 13-16

IU, UI, Brown County GOTBON

Including the Kinsey Institute for Research

In Sex, Gender and Reproduction

$$$, Pre-registration required





Past Events

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