All programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art unless otherwise noted.
The Art of Poetry
Lee Peterson, poet; Writing Commons director; and instructor in English and women’s, gender, and sexuality studies, Penn State Altoona
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: Interiors
Curated by Stephanie Snider, associate professor of art
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 Stephanie Snider, 1:00 p.m.
Image caption: Stuart Frost, Interior, 1971, pen and ink (detail), 72.21.
Gallery Talk: Collection in Context: African Objects at the Palmer
Janet Purdy, graduate student in art history
Stop by the museum this semester to explore what’s on view and participate in these engaging conversations led by summer interns and graduate assistants.
Paper Views Conversation: Interiors
Stephanie Snider, associate professor of art
Stop by the Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman Print and Drawing Study Room to view the one-day exhibition on view curated by Stephanie Snider, and participate in an engaging conversation that begins at 1:00 p.m.
Sunday Afternoon Concert Series: Faculty Artist Series
Christopher Guzman, 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.
Docent Choice Tour: Art with a Message
Jackie Sobel, 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.
Don't miss these upcoming events
Sunday Afternoon Concert Series: "Faculty Artist Series"Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
Docent Choice Tour: "Bay Area Artists at the Palmer"Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
Jazz@thePalmer: Penn State StudentsThursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:30pm
Gallery Talk: "American Art in the 1920s and ’30s"Friday, October 27, 2017 - 12:10pm
Sunday Afternoon Concert Series: "Excerpts from Mozart’s" Così fan tutteSunday, October 29, 2017 - 1:00pm