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.

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

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