The University Museum at IUP is proud to present an
exhibition featuring paintings and sculpture from its permanent collection.
Items that will be shown will include the sculpture Josephine
by renowned Ukrainian artist Alexander Archipenko, who during his career used
new materials and new techniques in his work often breaking with conventions of
Additionally, pottery from Native American artist Maria Montoya
Poveka Martinez (San Ildefonso Pueblo), known for her black-on-black ceramic
vessels, will be on display. Her work marks a crucial point in the extensive
history of Pueblo pottery.
Recently restored painting Foggy Morning by
prominent local artist Louise Pershing and the painting Goodrich Silos
by artist Frank Herbert Mason will also be on exhibit. Mason’s extensive research
of the painting techniques of the Old Masters, manifested a profound impact on
his own work.
This exhibit is open now until November 20, 2020. There is no opening reception. To help stop the spread of COVID-19, face coverings are required in all university buildings. The exhibit has been designed and installed to help promote social distancing.
The University Museum is located on the first floor of Sutton Hall. The University Museum welcomes visitors during the following hours:Tuesday through Friday: 2:00–5:00 p.m.
The Museum is closed Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and university holidays.
This exhibit is supported in part by the Student Cooperative
Association at IUP. The University
Museum receives state arts funding support from the Pennsylvania Council on the
Arts, through the Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance.
For more information on this and other Museum events, please
contact Audrey Swartz, IUP Department of Art, at 724-357-2530, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.