A Night at the Museum Gala
Celebrate with the Susquehanna Art Museum in the Main Gallery, June 1st, 6 – 9pm! Event information, sponsorship details, and tickets are available here.
Sunday July 21, 5:30 p.m. Visual Artist Michelle Angela Ortiz will be screening her short documentary, Las Madres de Berks, as part of her Familias Separadas public art project which amplifies the stories of families affected by detention and deportation in Pennsylvania. This is a free event hosted by Susquehanna Art Museum. We ask that attendees RSVP in advance at the event page found here. Light refreshments will be available in the Education Center at 5:30pm, and the screening will begin in the Main Gallery at 6:00pm. The screening will be followed by a talk back session to learn ways to take action to end family detention.
Sunday July 28, 3:oo p.m. Juror Barry Loveland will lead a tour through the 2019 juried exhibition, Inspired: Contemporary Responses to a Legacy of Courage. This event is included in standard Museum admission, and FREE to current SAM members. The tour will begin in the Lobby Gallery at 3pm with an opportunity for questions to follow. Additional event information here.
Meet & Greet FUndraiser: Picasso COllector John Szoke
Thursday, August 1, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Join Susquehanna Art Museum in welcoming art collector John Szoke on August 1, 5:00 – 7:00pm. Szoke’s collection of works by Pablo Picasso is featured in our current exhibition PICASSO: A Life in Print, on view through September 22. Remarks will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the Main Gallery, with an opportunity for questions and discussion after. Refreshments and beverages will be provided.
Established in 1974, John Szoke Gallery specializes in works on paper with a focus on prints by Pablo Picasso and Edvard Munch. For over 40 years, the gallery has continually worked with dealers, collectors and museums worldwide to build collections of rare quality prints and drawings.
RSVP to this special fundraiser event is required. Tickets are $25 with a discounted price of $15 for Museum Members. Purchase tickets here.
Third in the Burg
Every third Friday the museum is open Admission Free from 5:00-8:00 pm. Visit our rotating exhibitions on view in four galleries, or browse the gift shop. Meet friends or stop in on your way to a movie or dinner in Midtown! 3rd in the Burg is the perfect opportunity to take a fresh look at art, and begin a dialog about it with a friend or fellow visitor. Pianist in residence Ralph Diekemper performs from 6:00 – 8:00pm.