Past Events

Lecture: Jim Nikas, founder curator and co-owner of The Brady Nikas Collection, presented the lecture "Jose Guadalupe Posada: Calaveras and Social Commentary" on Tuesday, November 18 at 5 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall.


 

 

Lecture: Dr. Sandra Aguilar-Rodriguez, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Moravian College, presented the lecture "Celebrating the Dead: A Living Tradition" on Tuesday, November 4 at 5 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall.

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Day of the Dead (El Dia de los Muertos) opening reception, Friday, October 31, 2014

   

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Children's Printing Workshop -  Saturday, April 27, 2014
In conjunction with ValleyFest and Stacy Levy: Collaborations with Nature, Gallery intern Lindsay McMasters '14 and LVC art student Francesca Pizzurro '14 hosted a children's printing workshop where children created their own prints using natural objects, cut-out shapes and drawings.

               

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Stacy Levy: Collaborations with  Nature,  opening reception and artist talk, Wednesday, April 9. 4 - 7 p.m.

            

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Lecture: David L. Prince, Associate Director and Curator, Syracuse University Art Galleries, presented a lecture, ““Frère Aîné, Sœur Cadette (Older Brother, Younger Sister): The Shared Sensibilities of Eugene Atget and Berenice Abbott.” on Thursday, March 13, at 5 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall.

Photography Workshop: LVC adjunct instructor and professional photographer Matthew Christopher hosted a workshop, "Architecture, Photography, and Memory” on Sunday, March 16, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

A Tale of Two Cities: Eugene Atget's Paris and Berenice Abbott's New York Opening Reception, Friday, January 17, 2014

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Lecture: Dr. Jennifer Streb, Assistant Professor, Art History and Curator at the Juniata College Museum of Art  presented a lecture, “Between Spontaneity and Control: Minna Citron's Uncharted Course” on Thursday, November 21, at 5 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall.

Monoprinting Workshop: Nancy Williams, LVC adjunct instructor of art and art education, hosted a workshop on contemporary mono-printing with water-based inks on Saturday, November 16, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Monoprinting Workshop for Children: Saturday, November 16, 9 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Minna Citron:  The Uncharted Course from Realism to Abstraction Opening Reception, Friday, November 1, 2013

       

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Art Discussion/Colloquium: Manfred Mohr, digital art pioneer, and Dr. Grant Taylor discussed Mohr’s early use of the computer during the culturally volatile late 1960s in Paris, where he was attacked for employing computers to create his art. This talk was held in conjunction with the College’s annual colloquium, “Revolution.” Wednesday, October 16, 5 p.m., Zimmerman Recital Hall

Lecture: Algorist artist Roman Verostko presented a lecture in conjunction with The  American Algorists: Linear Sublime, on Monday, September 9 at 5 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall.

The American Algorists: Linear Sublime Opening Reception, Friday, August 30, 2013

     

 

Social Documentary Photo Contest

In conjunction with the exhibition Gordon Parks: Crossroads, the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery is offering a Social Documentary Photo Contest. The contest is open to students in grades 9-12 and college. Cash awards will be givent to the top three entries. Award photos and honorable mentions will go on display on the Lebanon Valley College campus. For more information, please contact the gallery at 717-867-6445 or gallery@lvc.edu.

Lecture: Painter and photographer Adger Cowans worked with Gordon Parks and hosted the lecture "A Personal View of Gordon Parks by Adger Cowans" on Thursday, February 7 at 5 p.m. in the Zimmerman Recital Hall.  

Photography Workshop: Professional photographer and recipient of the 2006 Guggenheim Fellowship in Photography, Carl Socolow, hosted a workshop titled "Photographing Our Times: The Lyrical in the Banal" on Saturday, February 16, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Lecture: Artist Sue Coe hosted a lecture in conjunction with the exhibition Unnatural Disorder: Prints by
Sue Coe
 on Thursday, November 29, 5 p.m., Zimmerman Recital Hall.

Monoprinting Workshop: Nancy Williams, LVC adjunct instructor of art and art education, hosted a workshop on contemporary mono-printing with water-based inks on Saturday, November 17, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Monoprinting Workshop for Children: Saturday, November 17, 9 - 11:30 a.m.
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"Sweet Creations" Workshop: In conjunction with the exhibition A Feast for the Eyes, York artist Pat Wertz, a graduate of Moore College of Art, conducted a workshop on painting pastries and confections on Saturday, September 15, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

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In conjunction with the exhibition A Feast for the Eyes, John Varriano, professor emeritus, Mount Holyoke College, presented the lecture "Food and Wine, Sex and Death" on Thursday, September 27 at 5 p.m. in the Zimmerman Recital Hall.

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Lecture: Shannon Egan, Ph.D., Adjunct Assistant Professor of art and art history, Gettysburg College, presented the lecture "Artists Look Like This': Arnold Newman's Portraits," on Thursday, February 23, 2012, at 5 p.m. in the Zimmerman Recital Hall. 

Portrait Photography Workshop: Professional portrait photographer Heather Shelley hosted a workshop on portrait photography on Saturday, February 25, 2012, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Photo Portrait Contest: In conjunction with the exhibition Arnold Newman: Luminaries of hte Twentieth Century in Art, Politics and Culture (January 20 - March 18, 2012), the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery offered a Photo Portrait Contest. The contest was open to students in grades 9 through 12 and college. Cash awards were given to the top three entries. Award photos and honorable mention photos were on display on the Lebanon Valley College campus.

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 Monoprint Workshop hosted by Nancy Williams: November 12th, 2011

          

 More photos from the workshop can be found here! 

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Lecture

Dr. Gerald Silk, professor of modern and contemporary art, chair of the art history department, Temple University, presented "Prints Matter: Themes and Variations in the Modernist Print," on Thursday, November 10, at 5 p.m. in the Zimmerman Recital Hall. 


 

Modernist Prints: 1900-1950 Opening Reception November 4th, 2011

   

  

More Photos from the Opening Rececption can be found here! 


Trompe L'Oeil workshop with artist Eric Conklin: October 15th, 2011

                

More photos from the workshop can be found by clicking here!


 

Lecture

Karen Carolan, Executive Director, Appraisal Services of the Art Dealers Association of America, presented "Valuing and Appraising Art for Federal Tax Purposes," on Thursday, September 29 at 5 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall. Refreshments sponsored by the Lebanon Valley College MBA program.


 

Photos from the opening reception for Money, Art, and The Art of Money - September 2 – October 23, 2011

               

More photos from the opening can be found here!

 


 Photos from opening reception for Beverlee Lehr: Geometric Progressions - May 6 - June 26, 2011

               

Ansel Adams: Early Works - August 27 - October 17, 2010

Lecture - Wednesday, September 22, 5 p.m., Zimmerman Recital Hall

"Ansel Adams in the 1930s."  Peter Barberie, The Brodsky Curator of Photographs, Alfred Stieglitz Center, Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Photography Workshop - Saturday, September 18, 2010, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

In conjunction with the exhibition Ansel Adams: Early Works, Nicki Stager, Adjunct Professor of Photography at Lebanon Valley College, conducted a photography workshop that highlighted the photographic techniques of Ansel Adams, specifically his use of light and atmospheric effects and his technical innovations in photographic and printing processes. Participants learned basic techniques used by Adams and were asked to shoot their own work outdoors during the workshop. The final portion of the workshop included an overview of Photoshop toning and a short discussion and critique of the photographs taken during the day. 

  

Lecture - March 29, 2010, 5 p.m.

"To Protect and Serve: Giovanni Battista Piranesi's Rome." Dr. Robin Thomas, Assistant Professor of Art History, at the Pennsylvania State University. Monday, March 29, 5 p.m., Zimmerman Recital Hall.

Photos from reception for Donald Kuspit - February 1, 2010

            

            

 

Photos from opening reception of Carol Brown Goldberg:  Aura and the Implicate Order- January 22, 2010

                          

 

Photos from opening reception of The Actor's Image: The Japan-Virginia Society of Ukiyo-e Prints - October 23, 2009