The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art has reopened with two new exhibitions. A to Z: Highlighting the Berman Collection reconsiders the traditional approach to the display of works of Art. A to Z is a selection of artworks that, by virtue of its arrangement, wryly reflects on the limitations inherent in the traditional chronological presentation of works of art. Read More
The Philip and Muriel Berman Foundation has donated a collection of more than 1,300 works of art to the College’s Berman Museum. Read More
Recent major gifts to Ursinus College were the topic of a story in the Oct. 15 Pottstown Mercury. The story was the subject of several tweets, including Colleges that Change Lives, @CTCLColleges, and The Mercury, @MercuryX .
The annual Student Exhibition at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College opens April 24, showcasing the work of art students in media including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, installations, mixed media and photography. The exhibition runs through May 10. Read More
The mathematics and computer science department will host a special lecture on math and art presented by Professor Annalisa Crannell of Franklin & Marshall College on March 29 at noon in the Berman Museum. Read More
Susan Shifrin, Associate Director for Education at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, will speak on best practices in museum accessibility at the PA Museums Annual Statewide Museums Conference in April in Doylestown, Pa. Read More
The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art was featured in the February issue of Philadelphia Magazine as a recommended regional destination. The Berman is called “airy, gleaming and gorgeous,” and is found on page 95 with such cultural icons as the Architectural Archives at Penn, Mario Lanza institute, Stenton Historic House in Germantown and Philadelphia A’s Historical Society.
The Montgomery Newspapers attended the opening reception for the Jennifer Karady photography exhibition, In Country: Soldier’s Stories from Iraq and Afghanistan, in the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art. Photos are posted in the Montgomery County weekly newspapers from the opening. The exhibition runs through April 7.
Dr. Judith A. Carney, a professor in the Department of Geography at UCLA, will speak Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. in Musser auditorium in Pfahler Hall. Her talk is titled “In the Shadow of Slavery: People, Plants and Agro-ecological Practices in the Americas.” Read More