Join us for the first Artists Conversation for the 2018 Art of the State.
The Annual Art of the State is recognized as the official, statewide juried competition for Pennsylvania artists. Jurors selected artwork from five categories: Craft, Painting, Photography, Sculpture and Work on Paper and includes 103 works by 99 artists from 27 counties. The exhibit closes Sunday, September 9, 2018.
Art of the State is presented by Jump Street and The State Museum of Pennsylvania.
Art of the State Media Sponsor
A gallery of works is available here: https://phmc.info/AOS51.
Jump Street, a non-profit arts organization, has been serving the Capital Region for over 38 years, providing arts programs for students and adults; arts grants to artists and organizations throughout the state of Pennsylvania; arts-based community service programs; and technical assistance to artists and organizations.
By creating delivery systems through which the eternally restorative nature of art and artistic expression may be delivered, Jump Street is making a difference in communities by providing economic and education opportunities in the arts for diverse audiences and artists unbounded by economy and geography in safe and encouraging atmospheres.
Fridays at The State Museum offer a new twist this summer – “Pay as you wish!”
For general admission on Learn at Lunchtime Fridays, June 22 through August 24, the amount you pay for general admission is up to you.
Art docents will be available to give tours in “Art of the State” 11AM – 1PM.
Curiosity Connection will have, limited timed-tickets available for 45 minutes of play per hour from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Regular Planetarium admission rates apply.