February 15–May 20, 2021
About the Exhibition:
Penn State Lehigh Valley Student Art exhibition from SC 60N Art and the Natural World a multi disciplinary course offered fall semester, 2020
This course fostered appreciation of art and the natural world through exploration of the flora, fauna, geology, and water systems. Students used scientific and artistic observation skills to understand, relate, and respond to connections in nature at various scales. Learning how to identify species in the field and gain a base knowledge of natural history as well as develop observational skills and a deeper awareness of their natural surroundings through scientific observation, drawing, painting, photography, and writing responses. Using a common visual language, utilizing the elements and principles of design, students developed an aesthetic awareness through observational collecting.
Dr. Karen Kackley-Dutt
Dr. Elizabeth Flaherty