Our Cleopatra painting is going to Madrid

You may notice that our painting of Cleopatra by celebrated Italian Renaissance artist, Giampietrino, is missing from its usual home in the Kress Gallery. This…

Installing Modern Art 1915 – now

The Study Gallery is currently exhibiting a selection of work for Bucknell Professor, Roger Rothman’s Art 208 / Modern Art 1915 – now course. The Samek…

Winslow Homer’s documents of Civil War era Thanksgiving

Even though we will be closed from November 27-December 1 in honor of Thanksgiving, you can still fill up on art while you fill up…

The Notion of the “Neo”

The Samek Art Gallery, while housing a great deal of modern and contemporary art, also boasts some historic treasures within its collection storage!  Therefore, this…

David Seltzer, Proposal

David Seltzer 1990, printed 1998. This Print is currently on display in the Collections Case located in the hallway outside of the Samek Gallery entrance.…

Tiny Surrealism: Bucknell Professor of Art History Publishes His First Book

Tiny Surrealism and the Aesthetics of the Small, by Roger Rothman, 2012. Roger Rothman, associate professor of art history at Bucknell since 2003 and dedicated…

Avant-Garde Tricks & Phantasmal Treats

The Downtown Art Gallery will be participating in Lewisburg’s Trick or Treat tomorrow (Wed 10/31) from 5-7 pm. I personally can think of no better…

Male or Female?

My personal approach to the discipline of art history has been shaped by the multitude of texts that I have encountered throughout my educational journey. …

Gallery Locations

The Samek Gallery
3rd Floor, Elaine Langone Center
Bucknell University

The Downtown Gallery
416 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837