Lazy Days of Summer Celebrates Sleep Exhibit

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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»


A More Enriching Experience Through Art

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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»


Berman’s ‘Sleep’ Shows Public Sleeper Photos; Warhol Film

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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»


77 Portraits and Sleep at Berman Museum of Art

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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

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Berman April Exhibition Showcases Student Artists

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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»


Alumna Painter and Local Photographer Show Work at Berman Museum

Barbara J. Zucker: Western Island: Early morning Clouds 2008

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»