Museums

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 (All day)
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Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

For much of the history of ceramics, the primary use of the clay medium was in functional ware, usually classified as pottery. While sculptural forms made of clay were plentiful, such works were... Read more

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 (All day)
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UIMA@IMU Visual Classroom

UI Museum of Art exhibition “Political Prints” confronts the viewer with the reality of our divisions. By presenting us with instances of promise and peril in recent America history, the artists... Read more

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
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Old Capitol Museum

Have No Fear: Islamophobia in the 21st Century is an exhibit of contemporary art from the Middle East that tells stories of artists directly affected by terrorism. By sharing how conflict affected... Read more

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
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Old Capitol Museum

One third of Iowans claim German heritage, far more than any other ethnic group.  Drawing on research by UI faculty and students, this new exhibit examines the lasting influence of German culture... Read more

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
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Old Capitol Museum

Have you ever wondered about the universe beyond our planet? For decades, scientists in the Department of Physics and Astronomy have worked to solve the mysteries of space. Join them on this... Read more

Thursday, December 8, 2016 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Dr. Philip Kaaret, UI Department of Physics & Astronomy

Where does the universe hide its missing matter?

... Read more

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 12:00pm
Office of the State Archaeologist

Our first Brown Bag of the season will take place on Friday, December 9 with LiDAR Applications to Cultural Resource Preservation, by Michelle Wienhold and Adam Skibbe. This talk will focus on the... Read more

Friday, December 9, 2016 -
12:30pm to 1:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

The UI Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble will bring the sounds of the season to the University of Iowa Pentacrest with their annual Holiday Tuba Concert on the steps of the Old Capitol Museum. Join us... Read more

Saturday, December 10, 2016 -
11:00am to 12:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

In conjunction with the current exhibit on display, German Iowa and the Global Midwest, the Old Capitol Museum is hosting a special performance of Little Red Riding Hood presented by the... Read more

Saturday, December 10, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

In conjunction with the current exhibit on display, German Iowa and the Global Midwest, the Old Capitol Museum is hosting a special performance of Finding Home, presented by the Eulenspiegel... Read more

Thursday, December 15, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

December's Makerspace program brings art, craft, and technology together!  All ages are welcome.  Makerspace Thursdays are free and no reservation is required, but some supplies may be limited.... Read more

Thursday, December 22, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

Join us for a special concert as we welcome back the Benny Sharoni Jazz Quartet to the Old Capitol Museum.

Tenor saxophonist Benny Sharoni is a... Read more

Friday, January 20, 2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, February 3, 2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am
Old Capitol Museum

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Sunday, February 5, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

Join us for a special Piano Sundays concert featuring the Iowa chapter of the American Liszt Society with Ksenia Nosikova, Nicholas Roth, and guest musicians.

Friday, March 3, 2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Sunday, March 12, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

The March Piano Sundays concert features Réne Lecuona and members of her studio.

Sunday, April 2, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

The March Piano Sundays concert features Uriel Tsachor and members of his studio.

Friday, April 7, 2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am
Old Capitol Museum

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

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