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.
The Lively Arts is the umbrella for all performing and visual arts events presented by the College of Fine Arts.
Find an event to attend on our calendar; browse by event type, including art, dance, music, and theater; or search by series, including IUP's premier performing arts series, Ovations!
September 1–October 27, University Museum, Sutton Hall
This exhibit takes you on a visual journey from IUP’s founding to the present, featuring photographs, paintings, and memorabilia. A public reception will be held on September 8 from 6:00–8:30 p.m.
October 13 at 6:00 p.m. University Museum, Sutton Hall
This annual benefit event is always an enjoyable evening. The Stagedoor Canteen will take you back to the Big Band era with great art, music, dance, and food. Reservations are required.
November 3–December 8; University Museum, Sutton Hall
Morrill is both an expressionist and a humanist. Using bold colors and fractured forms to create colorful commentaries on contemporary life. A reception will be held November 3, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Free Admission
February 2–March 16 2013; University Museum, Sutton Hall
Concurrent multimedia exhibitions illustrating the rise of movements for equal gender and racial rights in politics, labor organizations and civic life. A reception will be held February 2, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
April 2–May 18; University Museum, Sutton Hall
Highlighting graduate student work, this exhibition will include a mixture of media ranging from ceramics and woodworking to jewelry and performance.
June 2–August 17, University Museum, Sutton Hall
Works from the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh. A public reception will be held Sunday, June 2, 1:30–4:00 p.m. Walk-through with the artists begins at 2:30 p.m.