In Our Gallery
Romanian painting on glass

International Arts Experience 2019: EASTERN EUROPE: Kindred Cultures

Experience the Old World charm of Eastern European cultures! "Visit" Russia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Ukraine.

June 7th - July 29th, 2019
Location: Anne Lloyd Gallery
Monday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Tuesday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Wednesday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Thursday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Saturday, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Phone Number:

Eastern Europe has evolved through a complex history of changing borders and blending cultures. This exhibit spotlights each country's individual identity and the similarities of cultural traditions across the region. You'll see a wide variety of painted eggs, nesting dolls, icons and political art, folk costumes and other textiles, paper cutting, woodcarving, and more.  Featured items are on loan from private and museum collections.

Exhibit Dates: June 7 - July 29

Opening Cultural Event: Friday evening, June 7
Click HERE for event details!

First Friday Gallery Walk Reception: Friday evening, July 12
(Note:  The Gallery Walk will take place on the 2nd Friday due to July 4 holiday weekend.)
featuring Russian pianist, Tatiana Shustova

Our sincere thanks goes to these and other private collectors who have shared their treasures from Eastern Europe -

Giertz Educational Collection, Krannert Art Museum
Russian, East European & EuraAsian Center, U. of I.
Spurlock Museum, U of I, Education Collection
Lesa Andrick
Debra Aper
John & Carol Benda
T.G. Bolen
David Brodsky
David & Diana Eynon
Ioan Florea
Sue Goodpaster
Robert Henderson
Pam Hess
Silvan Negrutiu
Paul & Paula Oglesby
Linda Roberts, Best Trips Ever
Jamie Rutherford
Mark W. Sorensen
Masha Trenhaile
Jaroslav Tkac

Thanks to our sponsor, Busey, this exhibit is open free to the public.


2020 Game of Cups Tournament

August 20th - September 17th, 2020

CANCELLED - 2020 Decatur Craft Beer Festival - Fundraiser

August 28th - 29th, 2020

Arts in Central Park 2020 (Virtual)

September 18th - October 16th, 2020
Donate Today!

Office and Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Subscribe to our E-mail Newseltter!
JTnet, Decatur & Central Illinois' Premier Web Site Designers

Web Design, Development, and Hosting provided by JTnet.
Central Ilinois' Premier Web Design and SEO Professionals.