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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Thursday, December 5, Sound Choices
60’s 70’s 80’s: Artist Legacy of IUP
September 10–November 6, University Museum
The Awakening of Spring
October 25 - November 2, Theater-by-the-Grove