All programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art unless otherwise noted.
Faculty Artist Series Highlight: Antonín Dvořák’s Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104
Kim Cook, cello, and Svetlana Rodionova, piano
The Palmer Museum of Art will host a series of Sunday afternoon concerts while the School of Music facilities are undergoing construction and renovation. The weekly concerts will be held in the BIG Deal exhibition on the museum’s second floor and are free admission. Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon of music and stay for the Docent Choice tour at 3:00 p.m.
Jazz@thePalmer: Arthur Goldstein
WPSU and the Palmer Museum of Art are once again partnering to present a series of free jazz concerts. Seating is limited and tickets are required. For ticket information, visit wpsu.org/jazzatthepalmer.
The concerts are made possible, in part, by Fred and Judy Sears and the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art.
Docent Choice Tour: Men of the Palmer
Lauren Grego, docent
Stop by the Palmer Museum of Art on Sunday afternoons and spend time in the galleries for a docent-guided tour. Tours begin at 3:00 p.m. in the Christoffers Lobby and last approximately 45 minutes. Each tour will be unique and led by a different docent, focusing on their particular area of interest.
The Art of Poetry
Sheila Squillante, associate director, Low-Res Program in Creative Writing and assistant professor of English, Chatham University
Surround yourself in visual and verbal imagery while Penn State poets, storytellers, and other literary friends read their latest work in a feast for the eyes and ears.
Paper Views Exhibition: Japonism and American Modernism
Curated by Randy Ploog, art historian
Plan to drop by the Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman Print and Drawing Study Room for this popular series of one-day exhibitions highlighting works on paper from the permanent collection.
Conversation with Randy Ploog, 1:00 p.m.
Image caption: Arthur Wesley Dow, The Dory, c. 1895, color woodcut (detail). Purchased with funds provided by the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art, 2002.65.
Don't miss these upcoming events
Faculty Artist Series Highlight: "Antonín Dvořák’s Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104"Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:30pm
Jazz@thePalmer: Arthur GoldsteinThursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:30pm
Docent Choice Tour: "Men of the Palmer"Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
The Art of PoetryWednesday, October 4, 2017 - 12:10pm
Paper Views Exhibition: "Japonism and American Modernism"Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm