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Release Date: Jun 20 2017

Erin Coe, director of The Hyde Collection in Glens Falls, N.Y., has been named director of the Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State, effective September 11, following a national search. Patrick McGrady, Charles V. Hallman Curator at the Palmer, will...

Release Date: Jun 19 2017

Madhuri Desai, associate professor of Art History and Asian Studies, recently published her book, Banaras Reconstructed: Architecture and Sacred Space in a Hindu City (University of Washington Press, 2017). “After several years or research and...

Release Date: Jun 14 2017

Stephen Zimmerer (’16, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture) has been named a Landscape Architecture Foundation 2017 National Olmsted Scholar Finalist. Finalists receive a $1,000 award and a certificate at a recognition ceremony at the LAF...

Release Date: Jun 09 2017

The Woskob Family Gallery is pleased to announce Home Economics, a collection of two- and three-dimensional work by ten artists engaging with various understandings of home, what it means to belong, and the intricacies of domestic relationships....

Release Date: May 25 2017

Friends and colleagues of Sue Haug surprised her with the establishment of an endowment in her honor at a reception on May 4. Haug, director of Penn State's School of Music since 2005, has stepped down from that post but will remain on the...

Release Date: May 25 2017

Penn State Architecture undergraduate In Pun was named a finalist in ModernfoldStyles, Inc.’s Office of the Future design competition, winning a $2,000 scholarship. ModernfoldStyles, based in Hackensack, N.J., sells and installs operable...

Release Date: May 25 2017

Janet Purdy, doctoral candidate in art history, is one of three Penn State graduate students recognized with the 2017 Whiting Indigenous Knowledge Research Award to help fund their research pursuits. The award, now in its sixth year, is...

Release Date: May 15 2017

Rather than having a staff appreciation day this year, the College of Arts and Architecture celebrated its staff for the entire week, May 8–12. About eighty staff members took advantage of the week’s offerings, which included staff...

Release Date: May 04 2017

Stephen Mainzer, who successfully defended his dissertation on March 1, will become the first doctoral student in the Stuckeman School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture to graduate with a Ph.D. in Architecture. A member of the first cohort...

Release Date: May 04 2017

World War II veteran Harlan “Rip” Hoffa, professor emeritus of art education and former associate dean for research and graduate studies in the College of Arts and Architecture, died on Monday, May 1. He was 91. Dr. Hoffa received his...

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