Exhibition preview and reception for students during artsUP on Sept. 20

September 15, 2015

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Palmer Museum of Art joins the College of Arts and Architecture in celebrating the arts at Penn State during artsUP. For more details and events, isit artsup.psu.edu.

Collaborative Sculpture on Palmer Museum of Art plaza
Noon­ to 4 p.m.
Collaborate with students from the Pennsylvania Art Education Association and visitors to DIY a giant sculpture comprised of corrugated cardboard provided by The Sustainability Institute.

Pose at the PAWS
Noon­ to 4 p.m.
Bring your smartphone or a camera and pose with our photogenic paw sculptures at the entrance of the Palmer.

Gallery Stops
Works of art in the permanent collection and special exhibitions are highlighted by Penn State scholars:

You Have to See This: Abstract Art from the Permanent Collection
1:30 to 3 p.m.
Undergraduate and graduate students in art history

"Fake Death Picture" (The Death of Chatterton - Henry Wallis) by Yinka ShonibareMBE
1:30 to 3 p.m.
William Dewey, associate professor of art history

Student exhibition preview and reception: "Archipenko: A Modern Legacy"
2:30 to 4 p.m.
Alexandra Keiser, research curator, the Archipenko Foundation, will be available to talk with visitors in the exhibition. Punch and cookies will be served in the Christoffers Lobby.

"Archipenko: A Modern Legacy" was organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, D.C., in collaboration with the Archipenko Foundation.

Events are sponsored by the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art unless otherwise noted.

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.


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Last Updated September 20, 2019