Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois

Krannert Art Museum (KAM) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is the second-largest general fine arts museum in the state of Illinois. 

KAM’s collection contains more than 11,000 works of art from around the globe, spanning six millenia, from 4,000 BCE to the present. Nine collection galleries, including our ongoing installation of modern and contemporary art. Art Since 1948, present the arts of Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas to visitors year-round.

Our 2023 special exhibitions include: Pattern & Process; The Ink Wash Paintings of Shozo Sato; and Storywork: The Prints of Marie Watt, from the collections of Jordan Schnitzer and his Family Foundation, organized in partnership with University Galleries at University of San Diego.

For more information and a full calendar of events, please visit the museum website. KAM is open five days per week, and admission is always free. Free group tours are available by request. 


• Spring 2023 Opening Night Reception: Mar 2, 5-8 pm


Image: Trees Gallery of European Art, installation at Krannert Art Museum, 2020. Photo by Julia Nucci Kelly

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