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12/2017

Shimoyama, Long on the Top, Short on the Sides

Devan Shimoyama (’11 B.F.A.) will present a solo exhibition of artworks at the Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, October 2018. His current solo exhibition, Sweet, is on display at the De Buck Gallery in New York, through...

Michael Fratangelo Trademark

I started down the path to be a painter in the fall of 2000, in John Bowman’s Beginning Oil painting class. I had no intentions of pursuing art as a career, but lightning struck in his class. Professors pulled me aside, asking, "Is that what you...

Saturday School Exhibition

The Penn State School of Visual Arts’ Saturday School exhibition, Creators. Thinkers. Doers.,  is on view through Saturday, December 9, in SoVA’s Edwin W. Zoller Gallery. The exhibition showcases work in multiple media produced by...

Sidney Mullis

When virtual correspondents and Uber drivers prepare to meet artist Sidney Mullis (’16 M.F.A. Sculpture) and ask whether to expect a man or a woman, she feels the relevancy of making art about gender. Mullis, the program coordinator for the Penn...

11/2017

Deborah Brown

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is pleased to announce a visit by Deborah Brown as part of its John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. Deborah Brown works in Bushwick, Brooklyn, a neighborhood she helped pioneer as an artist and...

Roxanne Jackson

SOVA's Clay Club in conjunction with Assistant Professor Ann Tarantino's Curator's Workshop is pleased to announce a visit by artist, activist and nasty woman, Roxanne Jackson. Roxanne...

NASAD exhibitions

Penn State School of Visual Arts presents, on the occasion of the 2017 NASAD accreditation visit, a suite of exhibitions, including 5econd, NOW.SEE.HERE, and Picture Plains, highlighting the work of our degree students...

SPURSE

The Penn State School of Visual Arts (SoVA) is pleased to announce a visit by SPURSE as part of its John M. Anderson Endowed Lecture Series. SPURSE members Matthew Friday and Iain Kerr are part of  a collective of...

10/2017

George Ferrandi

American artist George Ferrandi is currently working with communities around the country to develop an intergalactic cultural festival called JUMP!STAR. Its inaugural iteration has been awarded an NEA Our Town grant and...

Keith Lemley at Woskob Family Gallery

Keith Lemley: A Theory of Everything
October 26, 2017-September 30, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 26, 2017, 5-7 PM

The Woskob Family Gallery is pleased to announce Keith Lemley (BFA '05) as its 2017-2018 Woskob...

3D Additivist Cookbook

SoVA faculty member Tom Lauerman is included in the publication The 3D Additivist Cookbook.

The 3D Additivist Cookbook, devised and edited by Morehshin Allahyari and ...

SoVA Scholarship Exhibition

The Penn State School of Visual Arts would like to congratulate all of the students who received...

09/2017

University Park Portfolio Day

Interested in pursuing a degree in Studio Art, Art Education, or Design in either Interdisciplinary Digital Studio or Photography? Do you like the idea of attending a small art school within a Big Ten University with an outstanding reputation? If...

DNae Harrison

Penn State School of Visual Arts alumna and Southwest Philadelphia artist D’nae Harrison (’14 B....

Collura's work featured in three upcoming solo exhibition

After a hiatus of showing work in a solo exhibition capacity, Bonnie Collura, associate professor of art, will be showing new work in three strategically placed solo exhibitions between September 2017 and January 2019. These projects aim to...

Leslie Sotomayor, Cuba

Over the summer, Leslie C. Sotomayor, SoVA alumna and Ph.D. candidate in Art Education, had  a solo exhibition, Hilos Rojos, a site-specific installation, at the Servando Cabrera Moreno Galeria in Havana, Cuba. Sotomayor has been...

Anderson FA17 poster

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

Brian Alfred

The HUB-Robeson Galleries are proud to present artwork created by Penn State School of Visual Arts faculty in the Robeson Gallery from September 29-November 16. A free and public reception celebrating this exhibition will be held on Tuesday,...

Get Bodied

Penn State School of Visual Arts' Edwin W. Zoller Gallery is pleased to announce Get Bodied, a collaborative exhibition featuring Art Education Ph.D. students Ciara Newton, Alvaro Jordan, Xalli Zuniga, and Kristina Davis. The four...

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