| SUMMER EVENTS
Opening Reception for Ben McLaughlin: Road Trip
Friday, June 19, 6-8pm
Downtown Gallery, 416 Market St. Lewisburg
Inspired by the color palette and themes of the exhibition, That Kitchen Witch will provide light bites and refreshments. This solo exhibition by British artist Ben McLaughlin features paintings of the overlooked spaces of travel – motels, rest stops, and farms seen from the road – inviting viewers to imagine an American road trip at twilight.
Summer Delirium: Abject and Uncanny Art
Friday, July 31, 7-9pm
Danville Ballroom, 239 Mill St. Danville
Presenting a one-night pop-up art party; a midsummer night’s dream of weird and wonderful art that dives beneath the surface of summertime. View artworks from the collections of the Samek Art Museum, Bucknell University, the Lore Degenstein Gallery, Susquehanna University, and works by local artists curated by the Danville Arts Council. This regional art event is presented in partnership with the Danville Business Alliance.
Libation Station operated by Old Forge Brewing Company. Music will be provided by Jeremiah Johnson, AKA DJ 220, a pioneer in the Williamsport Underground House Music scene.
Art in Bars
August 6, 7pm
Bushel and Barrel Cider, 606 Market St., Lewisburg
Art in Bars returns! We’re bringing the museum to the bar to pair beer, cider, and spirits with artworks from the Samek Art Museum’s collection. Learn more about the drinks and art and how they relate to each other from knowledgeable bartenders and Samek staff.