2016 Exhibit Archives

2016 Exhibit Archives

Farrell & Forsyth: Drawings Paintings Sculpture & Furniture

March 17 - April 21, 2016

Opening Reception: Thursday March 17, 5 - 8 p.m.

Artist and architect Amy Forsyth designs award winning sculptural and functional furniture, builds and plays musical instruments, teaches design at Lehigh University, and crafts striking sketch books; Charles Farrell parallels her endeavors as an architect, songwriter, and painter of large-scale allegorical images, and portraits. Both are alumni of Penn State University, main campus and have taught in the Arts and Architecture Program several years ago

 

Elizabeth Ann Schlegel

Les Voiles d'Antibes

Les Voiles d'Antibes by Ann Elizabeth Schlegel

Image: Penn State

Exhibition of paintings by Ann Elizabeth Schlegel

Ms. Schlegel has received the distinction of 'Invitée d'Honneur' and 'Artiste d'Honneur' of Antibes, France. She has been awarded 'Aritste en Residence' five times and has been given the opportunity to live in the beautiful Villa Fontaine situated in the bucolic section of Safranier, Antibes, France  She is the recipient of the Arts Ovation Award for outstanding achievement in the visual arts with special recognition by the Pennsylvania State Senate and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Her poster created for Musikfest's 20th Anniversary received the Gold Addy Award.

 

 

 

Stirring the Fire

Oct. 27 - Dec. 8, 2016

Stirring the Fire

Stirring the Fire by Phil Borges

Image: Penn State

Stirring the Fire  a photographic journey by Phil Borges.

The exhibition, Stirring the Fire is a global movement towards gender equality, a call to action and a celebration of the women and girls - mostly in developing countries - who have broken through barriers of tradition and oppression to become catalysts for change in their communities. Their stories shed light on specific gender issues worldwide while revealing practical pathways for women and girls to achieve gender equality.  Throughout the exhibition will be accompanied by opportunities for involvement with CARE, an international humanitarian organization, discussion and video. When viewing the exhibition and multimedia documentaries you will learn about the issues facing woman and girls worldwide. The stories of remarkable women reveal the practical pathways that helped them achieve social and economic justice

 

Celebration of the Day of the Dead or Días de los Muertos.

Nov. 2, 2016

Special Event - back by popular demand!

Dr. Cesar Martinez-Garza,  Assistant Professor of Mathematics, native of Mexico City, will present a visual talk about Días de los Muertos, and its cultural and spiritual significance. Event will be held beginning at 6 pm in the multi-purpose room in the Perkins Student Center. Mexican refreshments will be served.