The Samek Art Museum is a program of Bucknell Universitythat creates meaningful encounters between artists, students, scholars, thepublic, and works of art. These encounters occur in the Samek Gallery, the Downtown Gallery, the Collection Study Room, and across campus inpop-up exhibitions and permanent art installations. Presenting visual fine art in critical contexts consistent with Bucknell’s high academic standards, the museum challenges students and extends the intellectual life of campus in an informal life long learning environment. Themuseum is an academic art lab where experimental art, innovative curatorial practices, and co-curricular programming generate new ways to engage and inspire audiences.
Samek Gallery: Top Floor, Elaine Langone Center, Bucknell Campus
Downtown Gallery: 416 Market Street, Lewisburg
450 artworks installed across campus
Works by: Rembrandt van Rijn, Francisco de Goya, James McNeill Whistler, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Salvador Dali, Albrecht Dürer, and thousands more.