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Penn State's Saturday Art School
  Dear Parents and Guardians: A new semester of Saturday Art School is fast approaching, and we couldn’t be more excited! ...
Martha Wilson
  Lecture Time: Thursday, September 20 at 1p.m. Lecture Title: "Martha Wilson and Franklin Furnace” Lecture Location:...
Dr. Aaron Knochel
  Dr. Aaron Knochel, assistant professor of art education in the Penn State School of Visual Arts, has received the 2018 ...
Ann Tarantino's Cloud Countries
                Cyclists pedaling under the Brooklyn Bridge or travelers preparing to embark on a journey from the...
Anderson Lecture Series Fall 2018 Lineup
  The John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series sponsors an outstanding program of visiting artists and scholars who lecture,...
Starbucks Mural by SoVA Alumnus Brian Kappel
                            When Brian Kappel, Penn State School of Visual Arts alumnus and owner of Space Monkey Designs,...
Pollinator Panic
                Communicating the intricate structure of pollinator communities can be a difficult task, but thanks to a...
Brian Alfred
  When he began commuting from Brooklyn, New York, to University Park in 2014, Brian Alfred, assistant professor in the Penn...
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...
2018 Judy Chicago Art Education Award Presentation
The Judy Chicago Art Education Award has been awarded to Melissa Leaym-Fernandez of Flint Community Schools in...


Upcoming Events

Start Date
Anderson Lecture Series presents Larry Ossei-Mensah and Katie Fuller
End Date: Jan 29
Time: 4:00 pm
Event Description: Lecture Title: Race & Revolution: Still Separate — Still Unequal
Location: 145 Flex Theatre in the HUB-Robeson Center
Start Date
Anderson Lecture Series presents Yevgeniya Baras
End Date: Feb 05
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Palmer Museum of Art, Lipcon Auditorium
Start Date
Anderson Lecture Series presents Stephanie J. Williams
End Date: Feb 19
Time: 11:30 am
Event Description: Too Obviously From An Animal
Location: Palmer Museum of Art, Lipcon Auditorium