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Latest Stories

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...
Plant to Print 2012 Student Installation
A new course being offered this fall is combining art, science and history to create a novel classroom experience....
Aaron Knochel
The College of Arts and Architecture has launched an Arts and Design Entrepreneurship Faculty Teaching Fellows...
US-China Art Summit
                            The School of Visual Arts at The Pennsylvania State University and the China Arts Link are...
ART 330
Penn State’s School of Visual Arts Metal Fabrication & Mixed Media class (ART 330) proudly presents Signed, Steeled,...
Professor Karen Keifer-Boyd
The National Art Education Association (NAEA) has named Karen Keifer-Boyd, professor of art education and women's,...


Upcoming Events

Start Date
Visiting Artist Lecture by Caroline Wells Chandler
End Date: Oct 23
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Event Description: Lecture title: Caroline Wells Chandler: Queering Folk
Location: Palmer Museum of Art, Lipcon Auditorium
Start Date
Visiting Artist Lecture by Annica Cuppetelli and Cristobal Mendoza
End Date: Nov 13
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Event Description: Lecture title: Lines in Space
Location: Palmer Museum of Art, Lipcon Auditorium