July 22, 2019
Elmhurst History Museum
August 12, 2019
Elmhurst History Museum
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January 31, 2019 - May 31, 2019 @ Lizzadro Museum
This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone. Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!
February 16, 2019, 11:00 AM - April 20, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Touring the globe (Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Elmhurst, and Karlsruhe), this exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus, a legendary German school that revolutionized modern thinking and artistic approaches to industrialization. Photographs and documents combine with art and design pieces by Bauhaus masters and students—such as Mies van der Rohe, Walter Gropius, Wassily Kandinsky, Josef and Anni Albers, László Moholy-Nagy, Marcel Breuer and more.
March 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019 @ Elmhurst History Museum
Take an interactive journey through Elmhurst history! See the award-winning tabletop map filled with photos from various eras, and explore fascinating object towers on different themes, from businesses to community, and watch a video on Elmhurst history. Check out the latest History Spotlight, a rotating display of special objects and photos from the museum’s collection.
March 29, 2019 - April 28, 2019 @ Elmhurst History Museum
The hardworking American political poster first appeared in the 1844 presidential election, and it has attempted to catch both eyes and votes through the use of powerful visual language ever since. This national traveling exhibit showcases a variety of presidential poster styles, design trends, and printing technologies spanning 168 years. Explore 50 colorful, high-quality reproductions of the most exciting and rarely-seen presidential campaign posters in our country’s history.
April 2, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Join us to discuss The Turner House by Angela Flournoy. Shortlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction and later winning the VCU First Novelist Award, the novel tells the story of a Detroit family with 13 children as it responds to the economic woes of the city, in both the 1940s, and then in 2008. The house that sees the changes in the family, also becomes a character in the family's saga. Co-organized with the Elmhurst Public Library Please register in advance by calling (630) 834-0202.