Art

  • Encompassing major touring exhibits, regional artists, and faculty and student work, there is something for every taste in this year's exhibit schedule.

    View the Events Calendar for all of the Lively Arts.

    More information about the Galleries and University Museum

  • Celebrate Fiber

    June 2–August 17, University Museum, Sutton Hall

    Works from the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh. A public reception will be held Sunday, June 2, 1:30–4:00 p.m. Walk-through with the artists begins at 2:30 p.m.

    Celebrate Fiber  

     
  • Through the Oak Grove: A History of Indiana University of Pennsylvania

    September 1–October 27, University Museum, Sutton Hall

    This exhibit takes you on a visual journey from IUP’s founding to the present, featuring photographs, paintings, and memorabilia. A public reception will be held on September 8 from 6:00–8:30 p.m.

    Through the Oak Grove: A History of Indiana University of Pennsylvania  

     
  • University Museum Gala: Stagedoor Canteen

    October 13 at 6:00 p.m. University Museum, Sutton Hall

    This annual benefit event is always an enjoyable evening. The Stagedoor Canteen will take you back to the Big Band era with great art, music, dance, and food. Reservations are required.

      University Museum Gala: Stagedoor Canteen

     
  • Fauna: Figuring + Fathoming

    October 4–November 15, Kipp Gallery, Sprowls Hall

    This exhibit is an expression that usually conjures bucolic and benign images. The artists in this exhibition have other ideas, veering from the pathetic to the provocative to the playful.

    Fauna: Figuring + Fathoming

     
  • The Paintings of Dick Morrill

    November 3–December 8; University Museum, Sutton Hall

    Morrill is both an expressionist and a humanist. Using bold colors and fractured forms to create colorful commentaries on contemporary life. A reception will be held November 3, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Free Admission

    The Paintings of Dick Morrill  

     
  • Brascapes: An Installation by Nina Barbuto 

    November 27–December 15, Kipp Gallery, Sprowls Hall

    Kipp Gallery presents the work of emerging contemporary artist Nina Barbuto. Miss Barbuto is an installation artist, architect, and sculptor living and working in Pittsburgh, Pa.

     
  • In Sisterhood: The Women’s Movement in Pittsburgh and Bridge Builders

    February 2–March 16 2013; University Museum, Sutton Hall

    Concurrent multimedia exhibitions illustrating the rise of movements for equal gender and racial rights in politics, labor organizations and civic life. A reception will be held February 2, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.

    Free Admission

    In Sisterhood: The Women’s Movement in Pittsburgh and Bridge Builders  

     
  • Site Change: An Installation by Natalie Settles

    February 21–March 21, Kipp Gallery, Sprowls Hall

    This exhibit has been canceled. In its stead, we will present Promise Land: A Video Installation by Chele Isaac.

    Site Change: An Installation by Natalie Settles  

     
  • Annual Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition 2013

    April 2–12, Kipp Gallery, Sprowls Hall

    This annual exhibit features art students who are part of the Art Department’s undergraduate program.

    Annual Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition 2013

     
  • Emerging Artists: Annual Graduate Exhibition

    April 2–May 18; University Museum, Sutton Hall

    Highlighting graduate student work, this exhibition will include a mixture of media ranging from ceramics and woodworking to jewelry and performance.

    Free Admission

    Emerging Artists: Annual Graduate Exhibition  

     
  • Annual BFA Thesis Exhibition 2013

    May 2–May 16, Kipp Gallery, Sprowls Hall

    This annual exhibit features art students who are part of the Art Department’s Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program.

    Annual BFA Thesis Exhibition 2013

     
  • Other Upcoming Events

     

    2016 MA Thesis Exhibition

    2016 MA Thesis Exhibition

    August 5- September 1, 2016

    Liebeslieder

    Liebeslieder

    September 9, 2016

    Nufonia Must Fall

    Kid Koala's Nufonia Must Fall

    September 27, 2016