/’rek(ǝ)niNG/ — runs March 1–24, check for special gallery dates & hours

Reckoning  /’rek(ǝ)niNG/ The action or process of calculating or estimating something. A person’s view, opinion, or judgment A bill or account, or its settlement Reckoning? I reckon. Wreckin? I reckon it could be. Can you attest? I reckon, it is. They’re not the ‘Sweet Valley High’ twins; but then again, neither is she Regina George. Well, because you see, they’ve identified as “poor” too. Farm-raised. And She believes it well. And so, I question the… Read more

“Climate” an art show — in April 2019 — CALL FOR ENTRIES

The changing climate is one of the most pressing issues of our time. For our April show, “Climate,” we invite you to choose a topic and create a work of art and short essay or description. Choose a topic in one of three categories: Changes – What is happening, what is predicted to happen in the future, and causes: Coastal flooding, permafrost thaw, ocean acidification, severe weather, melting ice and rising sea level, impact on… Read more

Please note: In case of inclement weather, due to the fact that we have a volunteer staff, we will do the best we can to keep the gallery open but may not be able to if someone has far to travel. We appreciate your understanding.

Please note:

Our parent organization Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania has a new web address:


and a new email address:


We apologize for any inconvenience.

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 info@artalliancepa.org.

A huge Thank You

to our current Rent Angels:

Tom and Paulette Berner

Heidi Nicholas & Bruce Fleisher

Ed & Charlene Friedman

Elizabeth Kirchner

John and Cinda Kostyak

Robert and Ann Pangborn

Thomazine Shanahan

Dolores Taricani

Don and Peggy Zimmerman

McQuaide Blasko, Thomas Miller

Rapid Transit, Terry Loesch

The Tavern Restaurant, Pat Daugherty

Artists from Our Shows