A powerful photography exhibition telling the stories of recent American veterans opened at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College in the Upper Gallery: Jennifer Karady’s In Country: Soldiers’ Stories from Iraq and Afghanistan. A talk by the artist and an opening reception are set for Feb. 13. Read More
Several events are planned during Black History Month at Ursinus College. All events are free and open to the public. Read More
The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art will again open its doors to art therapists, museum educators, teachers, care partners, activities directors and social workers from Alzheimer’s care and assisted living centers, and general audience interested in learning how to integrate the arts more fully into the lives of those with disabilities. Read More
The Spring 2013 On Campus brochure is now available. It includes information about exhibitions in the Berman Museum of Art, as well as programs in Bomberger Auditorium, The Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center, and other sites on campus. Read More
A new exhibition and several public programs at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College explore the impact of African coiled basket-making on aspects of economic development in the American South, as well as the present-day environmental and sociological threats to the communities who create this art form. Read More
The National Sculpture Society November/December News Bulletin features acclaimed sculptor George Anthonisen, whose work is permanently installed on the Berman Foundation SculptureTerrace, part of the Henry W. 1948 and June Pfeiffer Wing at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art. Read More
Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, Professor of Women’s Studies at Emory University, presents a lecture titled “Building a World With Disability” on Wednesday, November 14, at 7 p.m. in Pfahler auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. Read More
The Philadelphia Inquirer featured the Access-Ability exhibition in its Nov. 9 edition. “Reaching out for art” by Kristin E. Holmes, chronicled a visit by residents of Parkhouse, Montgomery County’s long-term care and senior living community to the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art. The exhibition runs through December 3.
New Museum Director Charles Stainback was welcomed in the media by the Philadlephia Business Journal, the Philadelphia Inquirer Fine Arts facebook page, local newspapers and some Museum newsletters, such as the online Art Daily.