Artists Take A Stand 2 — show runs Feb 1-24

Artists Take A Stand 2 show runs Feb 1–24 opening reception Friday, February 1, 5–8pm at the Art Alliance Gallery Downtown 123 S. Fraser Street, in the Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza downtown State College, PA A Special Poetry, Performace & Music event will be held Sunday, February 17, 3–5pm Alliance Downtown Gallery hours are Thursdays–Saturdays, 12–6pm, Sundays, 12–4pm. We have decided to do a second STAND show, as artists continue to address the many issues… Read more

/’rek(ǝ)niNG/ — an art show — Opening Reception, Friday, March 1, 5–8pm

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,… Read more

It’s the Annual Art Alliance Figure-ative Show Call For Entries!

Call For Entries due Wed Feb 27 by NOON   Art Alliance Figure-ative Show 2019 at the Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont, PA opening reception is Friday, March 9, 7–9pm show runs March 8–17 There will be a Special Poetry reading on Sunday, March 10, 3pm.   The }figure{ative Show Formerly “The Go Figure” show, this show has a 2-decade history showcasing artworks of the human figure by Central Pennsylvania artists. Entry to the… Read more

“Climate” an art show — in April 2019

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

/’rek(ǝ)niNG/ — runs March 1–24

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


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:

artallianceofcentralpa.org

and a new email address:

artalliance05@gmail.com

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