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10/2014

Exploration in Virtual Worlds: New Digital Multi-Media Literacy Investigations for Art Education Exploration Book Cover

Dr. Mary Stokrocki (’81 Ed.D. Art Education) has released Exploration in Virtual Worlds: New Digital Multi-Media Literacy Investigations for Art Education, which aims to explore current pedagogical efforts of virtual world teaching and...

Prime Artwork by Alumnus Livio Ramondelli

Livio Ramondelli graduated from the Penn State School of Visual Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2004. Later that same year, he began a graduate school program at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, California. After receiving his...

09/2014

Inquiry in Action Book Cover

Inquiry in Action: Paradigms, Methodologies and Perspectives in Art Education Research, edited by Kathy Marzilli Miraglia and Cathy Smilan, features chapters from three Penn State School of Visual Arts faculty members. Recently released...

Ann Tarantino Millbrook Marsh Illuminated

On Friday and Saturday evenings, September 12–13, 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Millbrook Marsh Nature Center (548 Puddintown Rd., State College, PA 16801), artist Ann Tarantino’s installation Shine a Light will be visible in the waters of the marsh...

Milkshake Poster Image

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) Second-Year M.F.A. exhibition, Milkshake, opens at the Edwin W. Zoller Gallery on September 15, 2014. Milkshake is the first of two exhibitions highlighting the work of the second-year...

Anderson Fall 14 Poster

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

Taylor Watkins

A Penn State crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the Taylor Watkins Ceramics Award, titled Taylor-Made: Molding Future Ceramics Students, will kick off the last week in September. This award, dedicated in honor and memory of Penn...

Nina Berman, Night sky 1, Franklin Forks, PA,  2011. Digital chromogenic prints, print size variable.

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is pleased to announce a visit by artist Nina Berman as part of its John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. Nina Berman’s work peers into the social and economic practices of contemporary American...

Judy Chicago instructed students. In 2011, Penn State's University Libraries received the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection.

Artist, author, educator and activist Judy Chicago has one more milestone to add to her...

Golden Orchid Film Festival 2014 Poster of Events

The Golden Orchid International Animation Festival (GOIAF) will hold their third annual festival September 8-21, 2014, exhibiting selected animations and short films. An opening ceremony will be held Monday, September 8, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM...

scattershot, 2014. Silkscreen on paper, 84 x 120 in.

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is pleased to announce a visit by artist Emily Noelle Lambert as part of its John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. Emily Noelle Lambert creates hybrid, ever-changing puzzles of color and form that...

David Teplica, Kiss/Bite (The Dworkin Twins), 1991. Selenium-toned gelatin silver. Gift of the atist.

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) and the Palmer Museum of Art are pleased to announce a visit by artist and Penn State Alumnus David Teplica as part of the John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. David Teplica is at once an artist and...

Charles Woodman Image

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is pleased to announce a visit by artist Charles Woodman as part of its John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. Charles Woodman integrates the dynamic beauty of video with the live intensity of...

Rudy Shepherd Exhibition Invitation

Disaster Fatigue, a solo exhibition by Rudy Shepherd, Penn State School of Visual Arts assistant professor, will be on display through Saturday, October 11, 2014, at Mixed Greens Gallery in New York, New York.

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John Bowman, Ann Shostrom, Victoria Brown

Victoria Brown, a Penn State School of Visual Arts senior, participated in the Lower East Side Cultural Corridor Arts Jobs Training Program (LES-AJT) in New York City. For her training, Victoria was partnered with First Street Green, a community...

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At SoVA, we recognize the extraordinary talents that each young artist brings to our community.  We look forward to nurturing that talent, and watching it grow, transform, and shape lives and communities.  We invite you to become a part...

Yenju Lin

Art Education graduate student Yen-Ju Lin received a 2014 Government Scholarship for Study Abroad from the Ministry of Education, Taiwan. The scholarship recognizes and provides financial assistance to outstanding Taiwanese graduate students in...

Robert Shegda Image from Marcellus Shale Project

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) student photography exhibition Storied Images: Marcellus Shale, produced to augment the Marcellus Shale Documentary Project exhibition at the Palmer Museum of Art, will be on display...

Saturday School Exhibition Installation Spring 2014

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is excited to announce its Saturday School Art Classes for fall semester, beginning September 27. One of SoVA’s treasured gems, Saturday School is an opportunity for local children and teens to come...

Golde Orchid Film Festival Poster

The Golden Orchid International Animation Festival’s (GOIAF) third annual event is under way at select locations on Penn State’s University Park campus through September 21, 2014. The festival, which exhibits selected animations and short films,...

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