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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.

NEA Awards Grant to IUP for University Museum Exhibition

The IUP Research Institute, on behalf of the University Museum, has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts in support of the 2016 University Museum Exhibition that will feature the artwork and archival collection of American artist Milton H. Bancroft (1866–1947).

Posted on 6/3/2015 1:17:58 PM

Recent Acquisitions Highlight as University Museum Goes Downtown

Since July 2013, over 50 new art works have been acquired by the University Museum at IUP through purchase and donation. Beginning April 7, 2015, many of these new works will be on display at the Artists Hand Gallery.

Posted on 4/3/2015 11:03:12 AM

Invitational Exhibit Features High School Art From Across Pennsylvania

The 2015 High School Art Invitational at the University Museum of IUP is a celebration of Pennsylvania student artists, showcasing over 50 works representing 12 high schools from across the state. The exhibit opens on Saturday, March 28, and runs through May 16.

Posted on 3/20/2015 3:56:39 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

Artist Willie Cole Presenting Lecture at University Museum

Internationally known artist Willie Cole will give a free lecture in conjunction with the current exhibition, “Irons: Functional Tools to Art Objects,” on Thursday, October 16.

Posted on 10/8/2014 12:46:21 PM

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