Human Figure Furniture | Keunho Peter Park
HUB Gallery | August 29 – December 2, 2018 | Reception: October 18, 5–7pm
Park's functional wood works elevate and celebrate the meaningful spaces in the home. In this selection of works made between 2012 and 2017, Park takes inspiration from the beauty of creature and human forms, emphasizing the important roles that functional objects, such as furniture or musical instruments, play in our lives.
Display Cases | September 14 – November 12, 2018
Rachel Eng’s work collects and combines small, unmonumental, found, and created objects that aggregate or accumulate. For Eng, a raindrop, grain of sand, or microscopic bacterium when gathered together becoming noticeable and impacting. She makes and physically manifests biological and social relationships between the micro and macro with visual complexity.
Eng is an Assistant Professor at Dickinson College and a Penn State Alum (‘10). Her solo exhibition Even Out is on view at The Woskob Family Gallery through November 10th.
Overlap: Life Tapestries | Curated by Vida Sabbaghi
Robeson Gallery | September 17 – November 15, 2018 | Reception, Performance, and Panel: September 20, 5–8pm
Overlap: Life Tapestries is a group exhibition of self-identified women of different social and professional backgrounds and generations. These artists find a commonality in imaginatively recreating the tapestry of their lives through their art while mapping the relationship between the personal and political.
Collective | Penn State Painting Club
Art Alley | September 27 – November 29, 2018 | Reception: October 18, 5–7pm
A student-led exhibition, featuring the breadth and depth of artworks created by current members and recent graduates of the Penn State Painting Club. Founded in 2011, Painting Club provides creative community and collective-generated opportunities to its members, such as studio visits, lectures, field trips, peer critiques, pop-up shows, and faculty mentorship outside the classroom.
A Representation of Penn State Museums and Galleries
Display Cases | September 28, 2018 – January 5, 2019
Ranging from science and art to sports and literature, the museums and galleries of Penn State offer a broad mix of educational opportunities. Eclectic Collections showcases a selection of items on loan from the Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum & Art Gallery, Eberly Family Special Collections Library at Penn State, Frost Entomological Museum at Penn State, Matson Museum of Anthropology, Palmer Museum of Art, Pasto Agricultural Museum, Penn State All-Sports Museum, Radiation Science and Engineering Center, Woskob Family Gallery, and the HUB-Robeson Galleries.
Art on the Move — Old Main | October 26, 2018 – March 15, 2019