Museums

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 (All day)
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Iowa Memorial Union

Tea Time: Going Dutch is a collaboration between the UIMA and Prof. Julie Hochstrasser of the School of Art and Art History. Hochstrasser will teach Life and Still Life in the Dutch Golden Age:... Read more

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Iowa City Public Library

Mural, the University of Iowa’s landmark painting by Jackson Pollock, recently traveled to the Getty Museum in Los Angeles for two years of intensive analysis and treatment by the scientists at... Read more

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Old Capitol

Everyone in the family will enjoy the fun at the Pentacrest Museums’ annual Halloween event. Explore favorite yarns such as Dracula, Frankenstein, and The Jungle Book with “On a Dark and Stormy... Read more

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Art Building West

Luis Meléndez (1716–1780) was the greatest still life painter of eighteenth-century Spain. The artist rendered everyday objects with exacting detail, but also created marvelous effects of light... Read more

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 2:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Learn about the last dinosaurs to roam the earth over 65 million years ago including Tyrannosaurus rex, Triceratops, duck-billed dinosaurs, raptor dinosaurs, armored dinosaurs and more.  See... Read more

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Old Capitol

Come celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, in conjunction with Old Capitol Museum's newest exhibit,"A Tear in the Iron curtain." A panel of Americans and East Germans will... Read more

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Art Building West

Commissioned in 1943 by Peggy Guggenheim—transatlantic collector and patron of the arts extraordinaire—Jackson Pollock's Mural played a key role in catalyzing the movement known as Abstract... Read more

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
FilmScene

Party for art at the next University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) First Friday reception on November 7, 5-6:30 p.m., at ... Read more

Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 2:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

A wide variety of mammals roamed North America during the Oligocene Age approximately 30 million years ago-their remains are preserved as fossils in the White River Badlands of South Dakota,... Read more

Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of Iowa School of Music. Now in its ninth year, each concert presents a unique... Read more

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 12:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Learn how to be a “Pleistocene private eye”! A special focus will be placed on the recovery of Ice Age remains of giant ground sloths & mammoths by crews from the UI Museum of Natural History.... Read more

Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 6:30pm
Old Capitol

George Plimpton wants to write a story for Sports Illustrated on what it is like to be a quarterback for an NFL team. No one is willing to allow a klutzy amateur to go on the field for fear he'll... Read more

Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 7:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

In conjunction with the Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences, speakers from across the UI Campus and beyond will make presentations to celebrate GIS Day 2014.  These talks will... Read more

Friday, December 5, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
FilmScene

Party for art at the next University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) First Friday reception on December 5th, 5-6:30 p.m., at... Read more

Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 3:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

How is it that dinosaurs have managed to survive and even thrive in the gloom of the dark and frigid polar regions? This is one of the most intriguing enigmas in paleontology. And now, a unique... Read more

Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of Iowa School of Music. Now in its ninth year, each concert presents a unique... Read more

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of Iowa School of Music. Now in its ninth year, each concert presents a unique... Read more

Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of Iowa School of Music. Now in its ninth year, each concert presents a unique... Read more

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