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11/2019

Willie Cole to Deliver Anderson Lecture Series Talk as Keynote for PAEA conference

 

 

Willie Cole, known for assembling and transforming ordinary domestic and used objects such as irons, ironing boards, high–heeled shoes, hair...

04/2019

Jeremy Fisher, administrative support coordinator, has been honored with the University Staff Advisory Council Staff Leadership Award for his outstanding leadership in the School of Visual Arts during a time of both administrative and staff...

Jeremy Fisher

Jeremy Fisher, administrative support coordinator, has been honored with the University Staff Advisory Council Staff Leadership Award for his outstanding leadership in the School of Visual Arts during a time of both administrative and staff...

Art Ed faculty recognized at NAEA conference

Congratulations to Art Education faculty members Aaron Knochel, who won the Eastern Region Higher Education Art Educator Award at the National Art Education Association (NAEA) annual conference, held in Boston in March, and Michelle Bae-...

Painting by Lindsey Kircher, Creative Achievement Award Winner

It’s awards season at Penn State! Congratulations to the following School of Visual Arts students who were recently honored for their achievements:

College of Arts and Architecture Creative Achievement Award Winners

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01/2019

John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series Spring 2019 Lineup

 

The John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series sponsors an outstanding program of visiting artists and scholars who lecture, give master classes and workshops, and critique student work throughout the academic year. Beginning in January,...

10/2018

A Theory of Everything

Ann Tarantino, assistant professor of art, director of the Woskob Family Gallery and curator of the Borland Project Space, and Lindsey Landfried, curator and senior gallery manager of the HUB-Robeson Center, have received a ...

Felix Rodriguez and Penn State President Eric Barron

Felix Rodriguez, a fifth-year Art Education Ph.D. candidate in the Penn State School of Visual Arts, has been awarded the Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR) Mellon Fellowship for 2018.

The highly competitive fellowship...

09/2018

08/2018

Anderson Lecture Series Fall 2018 Lineup
 
The John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series sponsors...

05/2018

Helen O'Leary Wins Rome Prize

Helen O'Leary, professor of art in the Penn State School of Visual Arts, has been named a winner of the 2018-2019 Rome Prize in the visual arts category by the American Academy in Rome.

The prestigious Rome Prize has been awarded annually...

01/2018

SP18 Anderson Collective

The John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series sponsors an outstanding program of visiting artists and scholars who lecture, give master classes and workshops, and critique student work throughout the academic year. Beginning January 31, the spring...

Brian Alffred: Enclaves of the Future

Penn State School of Visual Arts Assistant Professor and alumnus Brian Alfred will have a solo exhibition, Future Shock, at Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, New York, February 1–March 10. A public reception for the artist will be held on...

Rudy Shepherd: Inauguration Car

Everything in the Universe is My Brother, a solo exhibition by Rudy Shepherd, Penn State School of Visual Arts associate professor, will be on display January 13 through February 25 at Smack Mellon Gallery, New York. An opening...

Keywords in Remix Studies Cover

Assistant Professor Eduardo Navas is co-editor of Keywords in Remix Studies (Routledge, 2018). The book is a follow-up to his previously co-edited anthology The Routledge Companion to Remix Studies (Routledge, 2015).
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2017 Judy Chicago Award Project

The nonprofit art organization Through the Flower invites artists, scholars and educators to apply for the annual award named in honor of...

12/2017

Saturday School Exhibition

The Penn State School of Visual Arts’ Saturday School exhibition, Creators. Thinkers. Doers.,  is on view through Saturday, December 9, in SoVA’s Edwin W. Zoller Gallery. The exhibition showcases work in multiple media produced by...

Sidney Mullis

When virtual correspondents and Uber drivers prepare to meet artist Sidney Mullis (’16 M.F.A. Sculpture) and ask whether to expect a man or a woman, she feels the relevancy of making art about gender. Mullis, the program coordinator for the Penn...

Taylor Bielecki painting in her studio

For someone who never thought she would succeed at painting, Taylor Bielecki has proven herself...

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