Putting together a student exhibition

After hosting and moderating a panel discussion with the seven artists whose work is on display in the 28th Annual Student Exhibition I heard a few comments that people wanted to know a little bit more about what I had to do with the show. As curator of the exhibition I tried to take a back seat and let all of the attention fall on the artists, but perhaps that wasn’t so fair. In the panel discussion I asked question after question to these... Read More

Bucknellian Grad Student Exhibits, Performs in Williamsport

Last Thursday I tagged along with Aaron Meyers, the resident Sculpture Graduate Assistant for Bucknell’s Art Department, to the Grey Gallery in Williamsport, PA. He has been showing a few of his sculptural and video works there for a couple months now and the other night was the gallery opening for the most recent show From Paul Kostabi with Love. In this show Aaron was showing two works. One is a great video piece showing him crawling through... Read More

INFLUX: Sculptural Works by Joe Meiser

Friday January 27, 2012 through Thursday March 29, 2012 200,000 years ago, the first Homo Sapiens had to face the problem of mortality, but under radically different circumstances.  As our conditions have evolved and our narratives have become more complex, our collective understanding of mortality has changed.  Human innovation has transformed our world, providing a higher standard of living and countless methods of prolonging human existence. ... Read More

Extreme Creativity: An Experiential, Experimental Endeavor

October 1st, 2011, Samek Art Gallery, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A creative, collaborative installment performed by students in Bucknell’s first Extreme Creativity class. Just another artistic event, right? Not even close. This installation is the culmination of weeks of intense focus and commitment from students, faculty, and staff members, and embodies unbelievable amounts of collaboration from both University and external resources. The idea for the course... Read More

Video of Author & Punisher

Hey check out some video that Anikke Myers, Bucknell’s Photography Graduate Assistant, shot for us last weekend. Sorry if the sound quality isn’t the best. We hope to post a sound clip soon! Enjoy! Untitled from Anikke Myers on Vimeo.  Read More

Hanging out with Author & Punisher

This last weekend during Bucknell’s Arts. Everywhere. Festival I was privileged to spend a lot of time with Tristan Shone, a.k.a. Author & Punisher, throughout the day before he performed on Saturday night.  I actually met Tristan the night before at around 3 a.m., the time he rolled in from his show earlier that night in Philly, only to wish him a good night and head home for a short night’s sleep to prepare for a busy day. The... Read More

Gallery Locations

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

The Downtown Gallery
416 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837