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The Illinois State Museum, Springfield exhibit opening

Updated: Jun 27, 2020


Rhodius: fallen hero of Troy. One of the pieces on display at the museum



The Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL, Mar 23 -Aug 31 2014 Opening reception: March 27, 5:30-7:30 502 South Spring Street, Springfield, IL

The other group show I’m in, Fragile Relations: Art, Nature and Environment, has been touring the Illinois State Museum’s network of galleries since Oct 2012, when it opened in the Chicago Gallery. It was then at the Lockport Gallery from May 25 – October 25, 2013, and now opens at the main


A review of the show from The Southern


'Fragile Relations' highlights nature and environment


“Fragile Relations” is the newly installed, contemporary art exhibition organized by Jane Stevens at the Illinois State Museum. The exhibit will have an opening reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, and will be on display through March 15. The exhibition highlights the work of 14 Illinois artists inspired by nature and the environment. The artists delve into both the personal or shared environments. Many of the artists recycle materials that most people would discard and through a process of reclaiming, they transform the objects in