Encompassing major touring exhibits, regional artists, and faculty and student work, there is something for every taste in this year's exhibit schedule.
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More information about the Galleries and University Museum
September 10–October 29, 2016
Reception: Saturday, September 10, 6:00–8:30 p.m.
Academically trained in Boston, Philadelphia, and Paris, and
nationally recognized for his portraits and architectural
murals, Milton Bancroft’s Impressionistic work reflected changes in
American culture and art from the late 19th century through World
Friday, October 14, 2016, 6:00–10:00 pm, University Museum, Sutton Hall
The University Museum’s 40th annual benefit gala will be
classic fun with a Black and White theme. Think vintage films… French mimes… fingers
jazzing on piano keys. Black tie? Optional. Zebra stripes or domino dots?
Possible. Fun? By all means!
November 12–December 10, 2016, University Museum
Reception: Saturday, November 12, 6:00–8:30 p.m.
This holiday model railroad exhibit is a great way to kick-start your
holiday with your whole family. A holiday
model railroad exhibit organized by Tom Ott and the Local Train Collectors Association.
February 4–March 11, 2017, University Museum, Sutton Hall
Reception Saturday, February 4, 2017, 6:00–8:30 p.m.
Frank Mason’s classical paintings—his portraits, still-lives, and
landscapes—are reminiscent of the classic painting styles of Van Gogh and
Vermeer. Throughout his career, Mason earned scores of international honors and was often commissioned to paint the portraits of princes,
cardinals, and governors.
March 25–April 27, 2017, Kipp Gallery, Annex Gallery, and University Museum
Reception: March 25, 6:00–8:30 p.m.
This showcase of individual exhibitions by Master
of Fine Arts candidates in IUP’s Art Department is a must-see. Bring the family
and walk between the Art Department, the University Museum, and the Kipp
Gallery to experience the best of IUP’s Art Department.
April 5–May 1, 2017; Artists Hand Gallery, Philadelphia Street, Downtown Indiana
Reception Friday, April 7, 2017, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Ceramics from the University Museum’s permanent collection will be on
display at the Artists Hand Gallery in Downtown Indiana. There will be a public
opening reception on Friday April 7, 2017, 6:00–8pm
Thursday, December 5, Sound Choices
60’s 70’s 80’s: Artist Legacy of IUP
September 10–November 6, University Museum
The Awakening of Spring
October 25 - November 2, Theater-by-the-Grove