University Museum

  • The University Museum presents several exhibits annually. It is a multi-discipline museum, including art, history, and other exhibits.

    Exhibits are also presented by Kipp Gallery.

    View the Events Calendar for Lively Arts.

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  • 60’s 70’s 80’s: Artist Legacy of IUP

    September 10–December 6, Opening Reception Saturday, September 7, 6:00 p.m., University Museum, First Floor Sutton Hall

    This is an exhibit of work by IUP alumni who have found success as painters, sculptors, potters, draftsmen, and teachers.

    60's 70's 80's - Artist Legacy of IUP

     
  • Disco Inferno: Saturday Night Fever at the Museum

    Saturday, October 19, 6:00–10:00 p.m., University Museum and Blue Room, First Floor Sutton Hall

    Dust off your platform shoes and press your polyester suits! It’s a celebration of an era... the Disco Era!

    This year’s University Museum’s benefit gala will feature vintage visuals, period entertainment, and incredible culinary artistry. Reservations are required and period dress is encouraged. Please visit the Lively Arts Calendar of Events for more details as they become available.

    Disco Inferno: Saturday Night fever at the Museum

     
  • Dr. Kabala’s Cabinet of Wonders: Highlights from a Collection

    February 11–March 6, Opening reception Saturday, February 8, 6:00 p.m., University Museum, First Floor Sutton Hall

    Covering multiple centuries, this collection of IUP art history professor Irene Kabala features an eclectic array of artwork , including paintings, prints, sculptures, and pottery.

    Dr. Kabala's Cabinet of Wonders

     
  • MFA Thesis Exhibition

    March 31–April 25, Opening reception Saturday, March 28, 6:00 p.m., University Museum, First Floor Sutton Hall and Kipp Gallery, First Floor Sprowls Hall

    Concurrent exhibitions showcasing works by the spring 2020 Master of Fine Arts candidates from IUP’s Art and Design Department. These exhibitions celebrate the final stages of graduate degree work and feature a wide variety of styles and media. The exhibits are presented across three campus venues in Sutton and Sprowls halls.

    MFA Thesis Exhibition

     
  • The University Museum Goes Downtown: Polish Posters

    April 8–27, Opening reception Friday, April 10, 6:00 p.m., Artists Hand Gallery, 732 Philadelphia Street, Indiana PA, 15701

    This exhibit will feature the Polish posters that were acquired by the museum when they were previously exhibited at IUP.

    The University Museum Goes Downtown: Polish Posters

     

  • Other Upcoming Events

    Broadway Extravaganza

    Broadway Extravaganza

    Thursday, December 5, Sound Choices

    Photo of a Mountain for 60s, 70s, 80s: Artist Legacy of IUP

    60’s 70’s 80’s: Artist Legacy of IUP

    September 10–November 6, University Museum

    Spring 177 x 133

    The Awakening of Spring

    October 25 - November 2, Theater-by-the-Grove