IUP Art Faculty Open 2018–19 University Museum Season

Posted on 9/4/2018 10:23:48 AM

The IUP Art Faculty Triennial Exhibition opens the University Museum 2018–19 season and will run September 8–October 27, 2018.

Triennial 2018 features works by Sean Derry, Tony DiMauro, Ivan Fortushniak, Lilly Handley, BA Harrington, Nathan Heuer, Sharon Massey, Susan Palmisano, Bob Sweeny, Kevin Turner, and Rhonda Yeager. The exhibit also includes works from the private collections of art historians Irene Kabala, Hye-Ri Oh, and Brenda Mitchell and examples of activities from Marissa Sweeney’s art education initiatives.

Vase exhibited at the IUP Art Faculty Triennial ExhibitionArtistic mediums on display include sculpture, graphic design, painting, mixed media, woodworking/furniture, drawing, jewelry, and metals. David Ferguson, interim dean of the College of Fine Arts. states that “…the excellent work in this show demonstrates the high level of artistry and scholarship that we come to expect from our faculty at IUP.” 

The University Museum is located on the first floor of Sutton Hall. A public reception is scheduled for Saturday, September 8, from 6:00 until 8:30 p.m. Admission to the opening reception and exhibit is free. 

Work by Susan PalmisanoMuseum hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 2:00–6:30 p.m.; Thursday noon–7:30 p.m.; and Saturday noon–4:00 p.m. The museum is closed Sunday, Monday, and university holidays. For more information, telephone 724-357-2530, visit us online at the University Museum website, or on our Facebook page, University Museum at IUP.

This exhibition is supported, in part, by the Student Cooperative Association at IUP. The University Museum receives state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.