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Lunch and Learn Series: Quilts, Canvas and Women Artists

Lunch and Learn Series: Quilts, Canvas and Women Artists

Thursday, December 05, 2013 , 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The expressive response by women to various environmental and societal conditions can be seen and felt through artistic expression. Angela Goebel Bain, assistant curator of decorative arts and history for the Illinois State Museum, will speak on “Civil War quilters: Loyal Hearts of Illinois.” Channy Lyons, writer and project director of the Illinois Women’s Artists Project, with a special interest in regional women artists and arts organizers in history, will speak on “Skirting Convention: Women Artists in Illinois, 1840-1940.” 

Sponsor / Host

UIS Alumni SAGE Society, Alumni Office/UIAA, Office of the Chancellor and Illinois State Historical Society

Location

Public Affairs Center
Springfield , IL

For more info...

http://www.cvent.com/d/s4qn9m

Fee

From $20 per person

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