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University Museum Opens with “Irons: Functional Tools to Art Objects”

The exhibit tells the cultural, social, and technological story of ironing from the time of the Vikings, through IUP’s own home economics program, and up to the role of irons and ironing in pop culture. September 13–November 8

Posted on 9/4/2014 3:34:41 PM

“Steampunk” Is Theme for Museum Gala

The University Museum at IUP will host its annual gala event on Friday, September 26, in John Sutton Hall. Titled “Hot Iron: A Victorian Industrial Fantasy,” this year’s event is inspired by the museum’s opening fall exhibition, “Irons: Functional Tools to Art Objects.”

Posted on 8/21/2014 4:32:58 PM

Art History Alumna Kasander in Arts Administration at Drexel

Jonalyn Kasander (2013) was accepted to the Drexel online Master of Science program with a concentration in Arts Administration through the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design.

Posted on 10/15/2014 4:49:36 PM

Art History Major Becomes Curator

Clerissa Connolley, who graduated from the Art History division of the Art Department, earned a permanent position as curator at the Indiana Historical Society.

Posted on 9/10/2014 1:24:53 PM

Student Exhibition of Work In the Nebraska National

Senior student Paige Cashdollar will exhibit two of her ceramic works in the Nebraska National Undergraduate Juried Competition, held in Lincoln, Nebraska, September 5–25, 2014.

Posted on 9/3/2014 5:38:44 PM

Derry Invited to Exhibit in the 2014 Pittsburgh Biennial

Department of Art faculty member Sean Derry has been commissioned to premier a new sculpture at the 2014 Pittsburgh Biennial.

Posted on 8/19/2014 12:10:11 PM

Art-See Volume 2 Now Published

Art-See, the annual journal devoted to outstanding essays in art history, is now available online.

Posted on 6/26/2014 12:06:08 PM

Palmisano Exhibits at Mercado Velho Gallery

Art Department painting faculty Susan Palmisano will exhibit a new series of paintings entitled Neutral Buoyancy in Tondela, Portugal. This solo show will feature twenty new works inspired by Buddhist, Hindu and Taoist thought and look at the condition of being human from the perspective of inter-relatedness, harmony and synchronicity.

Posted on 5/16/2014 1:37:44 PM

Art History Students Receive University Undergraduate Research Awards

Nicole Gencarelli and Melissa Crouch received University Undergraduate Research Awards to conduct further research in Art History.

Posted on 4/24/2014 4:31:18 PM

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