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University Museum News: September 2013

Museum News

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.

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

University Museum at IUP Opens Mark Bender Summer Show, June 7

The work of award-winning illustrator and Indiana native Mark Bender will be featured in “Pencil Paint Pixel: 29 Years of Visual Communication,” running Saturday, June 7, through Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Posted on 6/3/2014 4:15:32 PM

IMAGO Exhibition Opens in the Annex Gallery, Sprowls Hall

“IMAGO,” an exhibition of paintings curated by graduate student Erika Stearly, is on display in the Annex Gallery, Sprowls Hall, October 1–31, 2013.

Posted on 9/27/2013 3:36:26 PM

Local Artists Olson and Wyant Contribute to University Museum Benefit Gala

Local artists Chuck Olson and Gary Wyant have contributed works to the University Museum gala benefit happening Saturday, September 21, 2013. All are invited to this festive evening of music, dining, dancing, and art.

Posted on 9/17/2013 1:05:27 PM

University Museum Opens with “Layers: Places in Peril”

This exhibit, featured in Fall 2013, explains how the fragile environment in which we live can be dramatically impacted by the global climate. The artworks and texts suggest that, through planning and action, people can develop a more symbiotic relationship with the natural world.

Posted on 9/13/2013 11:31:48 AM

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