Richard Rinehart to Deliver Lecture in England

This week our director, Richard Rinehart, heads off to England to deliver a lecture as part of Queer Screens 2017 Conference. Drawing from the museum’s…

Closed for Winter Recess

The Downtown Gallery will be closed for winter recess beginning Monday, December 22. Hours resume Friday, January 9. The Samek Gallery will remained closed for installation…

Free Teen Summer Workshop 7/31

Thursday, July 31; 10am-6pm Calling all high school students in the area looking for a fun art-making experience this summer. We will be offering a…

Now hiring Museum Docents

The Samek Art Museum is currently hiring docents to begin working this summer or fall semester. See below for more information. Student Museum Docent The…

Update: Summer Hours

UPDATE: Downtown Gallery hours: Tuesday 12 – 5pm Wednesday 12 – 7pm Thursday through Sunday 12 – 5pm Samek Gallery hours: Wednesday 12 – 5pm   Winslow…

Netsuke: The Evolution of an Object

Kappa Netsuke, date unspecified. Wood. March 25-EXTENDED August 3 Samek Gallery Netsuke were developed as toggles in the seventeenth century to hold lacquer boxes in…

Judy Chicago at Penn State’s Palmer Museum of Art

Judy Chicago (American, b. 1939). The Dinner Party, 1974–79. Ceramic, porcelain, textile, 576 x 576 in. (1463 x 1463 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the…

Scope Art Fair, Whitney Biennial, & Saks: Rants and Pseudomorphisms

I recently returned from New York City where I had visited the Scope Art Fair, Whitney Biennial, Saks, MoMA, and a few other urban sites…

Gallery Locations

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

The Downtown Gallery
416 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837