Steve Williams — “Scooter in the Sticks” up at the gallery Aug 3–26

“Scooter in the Sticks” photography by Steve Williams Art Alliance Gallery Downtown 123 S. Fraser Street, State College, PA opening reception Friday August 3, from 5–8pm show runs August 3–26 “Scooter in the Sticks” is an exhibition of photographs reflecting experiences, discoveries and revelations while riding a Vespa scooter.  Those interested in the central Pennsylvania landscape will appreciate the images.  And for those who ride, or dream of riding a motorcycle or scooter, the show… Read more

Happy Valley Bonsai Club Exhibit opening

The Happy Vally Bonsai Club will be exhibiting bonsai! Opening reception is Monday, August 27 from 6–8pm The show runs Mon.–Thurs., August 27–30 at the Art Alliance Gallery Downtown in State College in the Fraser Street Mall   Gallery hours are Tues–Thur, 1–7pm   Visit! and SHARE this on your… Read more

Nancy Burch Brassington’s Exhibit “Houses” opens, Sept 7

“Houses” by Nancy Burch Brassington opens Sept 7, 6–8pm Show runs through September 30 Nancy Burch Brassington will have an art exhibition titled, “Houses” at the Art Alliance Gallery Downtown, opening on Friday, September 7, from 6–8pm. Her artist statement says: I use objects to suggest the presence of the… Read more

speaking of supporting the arts… 

You, too, can be a Rent Angel!

As part of a sustainted effort to keep the downtown gallery open and operational as an art gallery, the Art Alliance has initiated a Rent Angels program through which members of the public can sponsor the gallery for a month (for more info see founding contributors Dolores A. Taricani and Richard L. Kalin’s letter here).

If you are interested in joining  in supporting the visual arts in downtown State College through our Rent Angels program, please contact the Art Alliance office at 814-234-2740 or email us at

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