Reflections on SPEAK / ACT / MAKE

Title wall for SPEAK / ACT / MAKE This semester we gave our gallery to the community. Our spring exhibition SPEAK / ACT / MAKE invited students, faculty, staff, and members of the larger Lewisburg area to do just that: speak, act, and make. An embodiment of Social Practice Art, an experimental genre in which artworks take the form of social interactions, SPEAK / ACT / MAKE encouraged reaction, dialogue, and expression in response to a tempestuous... Read More


January 17 – March 19 2017 Samek Gallery, 3rd Floor, Elaine Langone Center This exhibition features artistic and social happenings that explore how diversity, inclusion, and unity function at this moment in American history. These performances, student actions, and audience participation in creative expressions embody Social Practice Art, an experimental genre in which artworks take the form of social interactions. Schedule of Events: Each of the... Read More

Bucknell Diversity Summit – Simryn Gill, Somewhere Between

Simryn Gill is a multimedia artist working in sculpture, drawing, photography, and writing. In Somewhere Between, Gill combines the latter two art forms by creating a set of instructions, leaving it up to you to complete the work with your camera. Prior to, and during Bucknell’s First Annual Diversity Summit on March 29-30, we encourage you to participate in her artwork by following the instructions below and sharing it with us on social media... Read More

Mel Ziegler: Life on the Farm (11/14)

November 14 Participatory Art Project – 12:00pm, Samek Gallery, 3rd Floor Elaine Langone Center Artist Talk – 6:00pm, Samek Gallery Mel Ziegler – PA native and featured artist in the exhibition Country Living – invites students to play a board game called “Life on the Farm” with local farmers, including farmers from Happy Cow Creamery, Owens Farm, and Ard’s Farm. This art project is followed that evening by an... Read More

Gallery Locations

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

The Downtown Gallery
416 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837