Gallery Exhibitions Fall 2010 – Spring 2011

Fall 2010

8-Hour Projects Work-In-Progress Day, Saturday, 9/4/10, 10AM – 6PM

Artists Talks and Opening Reception, Tuesday, 9/7/10, 7 – 9 PM
Exhibition Dates, 9/7 – 9/26/2010

This annual art event features about a dozen artists making art on site with the public invited to observe (and participate if the artist so desires). This year’s artists are Ashley Pixelle Andrews (Pittsburgh), Cathie Bleck (Cleveland, OH), Berry Breen and Darren Miller (Pittsburgh and Meadville), Claudia Giannini (Pittsburgh), Robert Hernandez (Brooklyn, NY), Heather Hertel (Grove City), Cara Lynn Kleid (Pittsburgh), Matt Martin (Edinboro), Bill Rodgers (Pittsburgh), Ann Tarantino (State College), Shaun Slifer and Mary Tremonte (Pittsburgh).


Faculty & Alumni ExhibitArtists’ Talks and Opening Reception, Tuesday, October 5, 7 – 9 PM

Exhibition Dates, 10 /5 – 10/24/2009(Closed October 9 – 12 for Fall Break)

Featuring a variety of artworks by Allegheny College’s faculty, a faculty/alumni collaborative project with alumnus Stephen Pope ’10, and a selection of alternative-process photographic works by alumnus and former Dean of the College, Ben Haytock ’66.


Winter’s Edge — Curated by Sue Buck and Darren MillerArtists Talks and Opening Reception, Tuesday, November 2, 7 – 9 PM

Exhibition Dates, 11/2 – 23/2010

An exhibition that explores how the forces of cold, ice and snow shape landscapes and cultural identities in Canada and the northern tier of the United States of America. Works include a selection of influential pre-1940 landscape paintings from the collection of Tom Clark, stereoviews from the Johnson-Shaw Stereoscopic Museum, and contemporary works from emerging American artists.


Senior Projects and Advanced Studio Projects

Opening Reception and Celebration, Tuesday, December 7, 7 – 9 PMExhibition Dates, 12/7 – 12/15/2010Works by graduating seniors and upper level art students
*Galleries closed December 16, 2010 – January 24, 2011.


Spring 2011

Diasporas and Dreams — Curated by Dr. Jacqueline Gehring, Dr. Shanna Kirschner and Darren Miller

Artists Talks and Opening Reception, Tuesday, January 25, 7 – 9 PM
Exhibition Dates, 1/25 – 3/11/2011Film Screening and Closing Reception, Friday, March 11

Allegheny College’s 2010-2011 annual theme is “Global Citizenship,” but there is no agreement about what constitutes a “global citizen.” In this exhibition we propose that diasporic peoples, whatever the reason for leaving their homelands, are as close as one gets to finding a “global citizen.” Full Interviews HERE IMPORT THIS PAGE. Catalogue PDF HERE downsize pdf, upload, and link to.


Annual Juried Student ShowOpening Reception, Tuesday, April 5, 7 – 9 PM.

Awards Ceremony, 8:00 PMExhibition Dates, 4/5 – 4/24/2011


Senior Projects and Advanced Studio Projects

Opening Reception and Celebration, Tuesday, May 3, 7 – 9 PMExhibition Dates, 5/3 – 5/15/2012

Works by graduating seniors and upper-level art students.


Part of the Year of Global Citizenship at Allegheny College.

Gallery events are free to the public and wheelchair accessible. Call to verify (814) 332-4365; programs subject to change. Art Galleries are located east of North Main St. between College and John Streets.

The presentation of these exhibits and lectures is supported in part by Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA), the regional arts funding partnership of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency. State government funding comes through an annual appropriation by Pennsylvania’s General Assembly and from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. PPA is administered in this region by the Arts Council of Erie.

Curatorial proposals are accepted on a rolling basis and may be emailed to the Gallery Director. Click for Allegheny Gallery Floorplan