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04/2014

Judy Chicago with The Dinner Party

Pioneering art educator and feminist Judy Chicago will sign copies of her most recent book, ...

Photography Student Jessica Paholsky Receives Kopp International Achievement Award

Jessica Paholsky, a senior majoring in photography in the Penn State School of Visual Arts and...

Open City, painter and SoVA professor John Bowman's recent solo show at Winston Wächter...

Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) alum Lindsey Landfried (’11 BFA Art), recent Pollock-Krasner Grant recipient, curated a traveling exhibit, RR&P: Repetition Rhythm and Pattern, featuring works by ten artists, including Penn...

800,000 Acknowledge. Remember. Renew.

In 2004, ten years after the Rwandan Genocide that killed an estimated 800,000 people in 100...

Ghislaine Fremaux

Penn State School of Visual Arts alumna Ghislaine Fremaux, visiting assistant professor of art...

Empowered

Many professional artists dream of the opportunity to create a commissioned work of art for permanent public display. For Olivia Calef, that opportunity came before she even graduated from Penn State.

Calef, a bachelor of fine arts...

Penn State School of Visual Arts faculty Shannon Goff, Tom Lauerman, and Liz Quackenbush...

Penn State School of Visual Arts alumni, students, and faculty traveled to Milwaukee, WI, recently to attend the 48th annual National Council of Education in the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) conference, which brings together thousands of...

ARTivism: Bridging Communities Through Conversations, an exhibition by Penn State students enrolled in SoVA’s ART as Social Activism (Art397A), will be on display at the State College Borough Building, April 29 - May 9, 2014, with an...

We are all Kings

Penn State’s Graduate Research Exhibition celebrates research in all its aspects as an essential and...

03/2014

Sidney Church Go Fish

The Penn State School of Visual Arts’ (SoVA) Edwin W. Zoller Gallery is hosting Sidney Church’s MFA thesis exhibition, Accented, a multimedia show of D.I.Y. concocted sculptures and video dealing with Southern stereotypes and the...

Nouf Alhamdan

The Penn State School of Visual Arts’ (SoVA) Edwin W. Zoller Gallery is hosting Nouf Alhamdan’s MFA thesis exhibition, Waiting for GPS Signal, capturing Alhamdan’s journey from Saudi Arabia to the United States, and issues that she...

Rudy Shepherd

"When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South"
Mar 27, 2014 -...

Since 2011, Penn State has housed the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection, one of the most important private collections of archival materials on feminist art education. In honor of Chicago’s 75th birthday in 2014, and in celebration...

AETHER is an MFA thesis exhibition that combines the departments of painting, new media and ceramics, featuring the work of artists Kevin Mercer, Gabriel Ibias and Brooks Oliver. Containing large scale installations, sci-fi...

Steven Rubin, assistant professor of art, will give a lecture, “Borderline Existence: Burmese Chin in Mizoram State, India,” at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2, in Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library, as part of the Fulbright Speaker Series. He...

Orphan

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is pleased to announce a visit by artist Nancy Youdelman as part of its John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. Youdelman’s lecture From There to Here­–Four Decades as a Feminist Artist...

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