Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office

In collaboration with Bucknell Professor Paul Susman, the Samek is hosting the exhibition, Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office in our community-curated space, the Connections Gallery. The exhibition takes the form of a re-creation of the original American eugenics office in Long Island, New York which, from 1910-1939 conducted pseudo-scientific research and pursued legislation based on the abhorrent and since-discredited principles of eugenics.... Read More

Yeon Ji Yoo: Respiration

Yeon Ji Yoo, The Fight, 2012. Mixed media installation. March 17 through May 31, 2015 Downtown Gallery 416 Market St., Lewisburg Yeon Ji Yoo work uses ephemeral materials to create fantastical landscapes that explore the cycle of growth, death and decomposition. Artist Statement “I am informed by the beautiful as well as the terrifying, the respiration and metabolism of the natural environment, the quiet microcosms of ferns, moss, mold and dead... Read More

Gallery Locations

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

The Downtown Gallery
416 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837