“Houses” an exhibition of paintings by Nancy Burch Brassington opens Sept 7, 6-9pm

“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 absent human body. I wish to imbue objects with an uncanny psychological and sometimes erotic presence through juxtaposition of the conscious and the unconscious mind. I… Read more

Is It Hereditary? Call for entries!

Call for Entries! Special show coming up called, “Is it hereditary?” October 5–14 opening reception Friday, October 5 Art Alliance Gallery Downtown Entry form due in the Art Alliance office 12pm on Wednesday, September 26 The Art Alliance Gallery Downtown is having a special show called, “Is it hereditary?” October 5–14 featuring work by children and their adult family mentors — whether that is a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, cousin, step-parent, we are looking for… 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 info@artalliancepa.org.

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