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Art: Gallery
Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania Annual Juried Exhibition Celebrating 50 years
This exhibition showcases the work of our area’s many talented artists. This year’s juror is B. Stephen Carpenter II, Professor of Art Education and African American Studies; Co-Director of the Summer Institute on Contemporary Art (SICA); and Chief Executi...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 - Fri 4/27/18
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Prints
Home: Contemporary Indigenous Artists Responding
A visual arts exhibit titled “Home: Contemporary Indigenous Artists Responding,” will be on display through Aug. 31 in the Walter and Dori Goldstein Music and Media Center, second floor West Pattee Library, University Park campus. The exhibit gathers...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 9am-5pm
Art: Gallery
School of Visual Arts Annual Graduate Research Exhibition
This juried exhibition displays the studio art portion of the Annual Graduate Research Exhibition, offering students the opportunity to display their work in a professional setting. Visual Arts students will exhibit artwork in a variety of media, based on ...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sun 4/22/18 at 12pm-6pm
Special Event: Ethnic
Libraries' 'Depth of Field' exhibit examines war photography of Middle East
Visitors to the current “Depth of Field” exhibit, on display through Aug. 14 in the Diversity Studies Room at Pattee Library, can view an unfiltered look at war photography and assess its impact on audiences. Using Penn State Reads’ 2017-18 book, “It’s Wha...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 - Tue 8/14/18 at 9am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Penn State Center for Arts & Crafts Annual Artists and Instructors Exhibition
For more than 40 years the CFAC has provided quality programs and services for the ever-changing social, educational and recreational needs of the Centre County Community. Their main office and classrooms are located in Ritenour Building at the corner of...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sun 4/29/18 at 12pm-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Prints
Dox Thrash & the Carborundum Mezzotint
Thrash is credited with inventing a new intaglio technique, the carborundum mezzotint, in 1937 while working for the Federal Art Project in Philadelphia’s recently opened Fine Print Workshop. Organized with the assistance of Dolan/Maxwell in Philadelphia, ...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-4:30pm
Sun 4/22/18 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 4/24/18 - Sat 4/28/18 at 10am-4:30pm
Sun 4/29/18 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 5/1/18 - Sat 5/5/18 at 10am-4:30pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Penn State Human Library
The annual Human Library has been rescheduled from February to Friday, Aril 20. The event encourages participants to engage in conversations that challenge stereotypes. Difficult questions will be expected, appreciated and answered. The phrase “Don’t judge...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 at 1pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Museum, Green/Environmental
Plastics@thePalmer Entangled Conversation: Pathways to Our Sustainable Future: A Global Perspective from Pittsburgh
Patricia DeMarco, visiting researcher and writer, Carnegie Mellon University Institute for Green Science; and radio host of “The New American Economy” . Co-sponsored by the Sustainability Institute and the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art.
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Fri 4/20/18 at 12:10pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Museum
Stories for Little Eyes and Ears: One book + one work of art
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (1972) by Judith Viorst, illustrated by Ray Cruz + Dutch Interior with Four Figures (1886) by Walter McEwen. Families and friends with young children are welcome to gather for a story and disc...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Sat 4/21/18 at 11am-11:45am
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Ceramics/Pottery, Gallery, Museum
Docent Choice Tour: Asian Ceramics: Korean Celadon and Beyond
Kathy Yeaple, docent, Palmer Museum of Art. Stop by the Palmer Museum of Art on Sunday afternoons for a docent-guided tour. Tours begin at 2:00 p.m. in the Christoffers Lobby and last approximately 45 minutes. Each tour will be unique and led by a diff...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Sun 4/22/18 at 2pm-2:45pm
Special Event: Community Event, Green/Environmental, Fair/Festival
Earth Day 2018
Eco Action and the People's Climate Movement are hosting a free event open to the public and students to celebrate our Earth and promote environmental awareness with live music, food, speakers, and campus & community organizations. Featuring Artists: Lenin...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Sun 4/22/18 at 2pm-6pm
Music: Rock, Christian Contemporary
Newsboys
With more than a decade of innovative albums to their credit, the Newsboys have become a seminal influence in modern Christian music.
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Sun 4/22/18 at 6pm
Theater: Solo Performance
White Rabbit Red Rabbit
Bachelor of fine arts student Kira Robbins and Blackbox Theatre Company are combining their efforts to present “White Rabbit Red Rabbit” by Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour. Performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. April 22-26 and April 28 in Room 1...
Penn State School of Theatre
University Park, PA

Sun 4/22/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Mon 4/23/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Tue 4/24/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Wed 4/25/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Thu 4/26/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Adam DeVine
Comedian and actor Adam DeVine is currently on Comedy Central's hit show "Workaholics." Other credits include "Pitch Perfect," "Neighbors" and ABC's "Modern Family."
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Tue 4/24/18 at 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Art Talk, Museum
Plastics@thePalmer Entangled Conversation: A Short Literary History of Plastic
Jennifer Wagner-Lawlor, professor of women’s, gender, and sexuality studies and English.
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Fri 4/27/18 at 12:10pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Art Show, Art Talk, Museum
Pop Up@thePalmer Conversation: Director’s Choice
Erin Coe, director, Palmer Museum of Art. Fascinating exhibition. Great conversation. One day only. Be sure to drop by the Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman Print and Drawing Study Room on the museum’s second floor for this exciting Pop Up exhibition organi...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Fri 4/27/18 at 1pm-1:45pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Gallery, Museum
Pop Up@thePalmer Exhibition: Director’s Choice
Curated by Erin Coe, director, Palmer Museum of Art. Conversation with Erin Coe, 1:00 p.m. Fascinating exhibition. Great conversation. One day only. Be sure to drop by the Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman Print and Drawing Study Room on the museum’s s...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Fri 4/27/18 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Gardening
Student Farm Club Plant Sale
Think spring: revitalize your home garden, apartment or dorm with beautiful, local plants grown in the Penn State greenhouses by Student Farm Club members. More than 30 types of vegetable plants, herbs and succulents will be available for sale in Headhouse...
Penn State University – Headhouse II
University Park, PA

Fri 4/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Sports: Auto Racing
Monster Truck Nationals
The Monster Truck Nationals will roar with the nation's most competitive Monster Trucks. See these incredible, high jumping, ground pounding, car crushing, axle wrenching giants race in side-by-side drags, wheelie shootout, and then go completely bananas w...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Sat 4/28/18 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Museum
Stories for Little Eyes and Ears: One book + one work of art
Weslandia (1999) by Paul Fleischman, illustrated by Kevin Hawkes + El’ Station, 3rd Avenue at 53rd Street, N.Y.C. (c. 1930) by Ernest Fiene. Families and friends with young children are welcome to gather for a story and discussion at 11:00 a.m. on Satu...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Sat 4/28/18 at 11am-11:45am
    

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