The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art hosts a Lazy Days of Summer Party Thursday, July 24, from 4 to 7 p.m. The community gathering, with music, snacks and beverages on the Museum lawn, celebrates the current exhibition, Sleep, and its artist, Michael Putnam. Read More
Tucked in a corner of campus in a white house on a leafy street are seven works of art that are not as visible as the art in the Berman Museum or as apparent as the outdoor sculpture dotting the campus. But Olivia Schultz’s Summer Fellows project will call attention to this small collection in the Hillel House. Read More
From the mid-1960s through the 1970s, New York-based photographer Michael Putnam captured images of people around the world sleeping in public places. His sleepers, found sprawled in parks, curled up on benches, and contorted into all sorts of unlikely positions, were seen in passing, photographed, and left to sleep on. Read More
The Berman Museum’s new exhibition, 77 Portraits, leads the www.philly.com blog, Things to Do Philly. The exhibition opens May 27 and includes works from the Berman’s extensive permanent collection. See more here.
New Summer Hours – Closed Sundays and Mondays, May 27 – August 25
Open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed for holidays, Saturday, May 24, and Friday & Saturday, July 4 & 5
Diary of the One Swelling Sea | Extended to June 15, 2014
The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College is extending one exhibition and opening a new show based on portraits from the permanent collection on May 27. Read More
Three students were awarded special prizes for their achievement in Studio Art at the opening reception for the 2014 Annual Student Exhibition on Wednesday, April 16. Read More
The annual Student Exhibition at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College opens April 16, showcasing the work of art students and majors in media including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, installations, mixed media and photography. The exhibition runs through May 16. Read More
Diary of the One Swelling Sea, an interdisciplinary collaboration between poet Jill McCabe Johnson, visual artist Corinne Duchesne and composer and Ursinus Visiting Professor Garrett Hope, asks visitors to fully engage with three different modes of artistic expression. Read More
Two new exhibitions will open this month at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art. Only Connect: A Conversation About Image and Word, Photographs and Texts by Brian H. Peterson will open Jan. 21 in the Upper Gallery and runs through March 9. Barbara J. Zucker: 40 Years of Painting: A Visual Journal opens Jan. 27 in the Main Gallery and runs through March 23. Opening receptions for each artist’s exhibition will be held Jan. 30 from 4 to 7 p.m. Read More