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Please visit The Lively Arts calendar for the most current information about upcoming events for the University Museum as well as events in art, music, theater, and dance.

Clay Work to Be Honored Saturday, February 13

The work of IUP art professor emeritus Vaughn Clay will be honored at a public reception on Saturday, February 13, 2016, from 6:00–8:30 p.m. in the first floor atrium of IUP’s new College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building. Admission is free.

Posted on 2/10/2016 1:55:35 PM

Sugar Skull Decorating Workshop

A sugar skull decorating workshop will be held Saturday, October 17, in the HUB Monongahela Room. 

Posted on 10/8/2015 7:40:55 PM

Day of the Dead Skeleton Processional Puppet Workshop

A three-part workshop, beginning Sunday, October 11, is being offered in Waller Hall to construct giant puppets that will be used during IUP’s third annual Día de los Muertos skeleton procession on October 31.

Posted on 10/6/2015 7:47:49 PM

University Museum Features Two Exhibitions in 2015 Summer Season

Summer 2015 will bring two concurrent exhibitions to the University Museum: Experiment: Poland USA Fiber Art Collaboration and Color on White: Collage.

Posted on 5/22/2015 11:11:58 AM

University Museum Closing Early for Event On February 26

In preparation for a private event, the University Museum will close at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 26, 2015. Regular hours for viewing the 2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition will resume Friday, February 27, at 2:00 p.m.

Posted on 2/24/2015 1:22:45 PM

Hot Iron Fundraiser Gala Sets Record

The University Museum’s 2014 gala, “Hot Iron: A Victorian Industrial Fantasy,” set a record as the best attended and most successful fundraiser in the museum’s nearly 40-year history.

Posted on 10/30/2014 12:43:00 PM

Blood Presents “Odd Irons: Ingenuity and Use”

Professor Janet Blood will present this entertaining and educational lecture on Wednesday, October 29, in the University Museum.

Posted on 10/15/2014 2:59:50 PM

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