Palmer Museum of Art to present 'Paper Views' one-day exhibitions this fall

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State is continuing its popular series of one-day exhibitions highlighting works on paper from the museum’s permanent collection. Open to the public, the works in the "Paper Views" series will be on display in the Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman Print and Drawing Study Room, located on the museum’s second floor. The public is also invited to participate in the conversations about the individual exhibits scheduled for Sept. 9, Oct. 7, Nov. 4 and Dec. 2.

Joan B. Landes, Walter L. and Helen Ferree Professor Emerita of Early Modern History and Women’s Studies, curated the exhibition "Animalia" that will be on view 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, and will lead a conversation beginning at 1 p.m.

James and Carol Goodfriend, owners of C. & J. Goodfriend Drawings and Prints, curated the exhibition "Adventures in the Paper Trade" that will be on view 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, and will lead a conversation beginning at 1 p.m.

Charlotte Eubanks, associate professor of comparative literature, Japanese, and Asian studies; and Erica Sanders, former Ukiyoe Research Intern, curated the exhibition "word/image/japan" that will be on view 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, and will lead a conversation beginning at 1 p.m.

Christopher Schulte, assistant professor of art education, curated the exhibition "The Curatorial Impulse: Contemporary Works on Paper and the Aesthetics of Children’s Play" that will be on view 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, and will lead a conversation beginning at 1 p.m.

Exhibitions on view at the Palmer Museum of Art this fall are "Recent Acquisitions: Gifford Beal in Rockport" from Aug. 23 through Dec. 18; "The Gentle Satire of Adolf Dehn" from Aug. 30 through Dec. 18; and "Expanded Practice" from Oct. 18 through Dec. 11.

The Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State is located on Curtin Road and admission is free. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. The museum is closed Mondays and some holidays. Extended hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27. Reduced hours: noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, through Sunday, Nov. 27, and Saturday, Dec. 17, through Thursday, Dec. 22. The museum will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24; Friday, Nov. 25; and Friday, Dec. 23, through Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017.

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Last Updated August 30, 2016