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Kathleen Harleman ready to lead FAA

New Krannert Art Museum Director Kathleen Harleman at the Krannert Art Museum on September 28, 2015.

By Maggie Sullivan

September 29, 2015

Kathleen Harleman, acting dean of FAA, said if she did not decline within the two minutes of Interim Provost Edward Feser asking her to serve as dean, she knew she’d have to say yes.“I have too much respect for Ed to say no,” Harleman said. “But it was never something I intended.”Harleman, who i...

Diverse spring exhibitions to open at Krannert Art Museum

In the exhibition “Auto-Graphics: Recent Drawings by Victor Ekpuk,” artist Victor Ekpuk showcases his recent bodies of work, including digital prints and large-scale drawings.

By Elizabeth Dye

January 23, 2014

On Thursday, the Krannert Art Museum will introduce its visitors to the drawings, paintings and other works featured in its 2014 spring exhibitions. The four opening exhibitions range from activist art from the museum’s permanent collection to ceramic instillations and recent drawings from contempo...