A Collection of Invited & Juried Artists

VIEW THE EXHIBITION Ι 1/15 - 2/21.2019

Reception/ Gallery Talk ι  1/28.2019 from 5:00-7:00 pm
Gallery Hours ι  Standard business hours for Sykes Gallery are Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. Hours are subject to vary in accordance with University established holidays (below) and the reception, gallery talk/s or awards ceremony.

About the Exhibition ...

Bloom evokes thoughts of all things fresh, new, and blossoming. The floral theme encompasses notions of opening and unfolding to reach maturity. This show includes lush and vibrant work from artists working in a variety of media and showing a great range of experimentation in the material process.

This exhibition was curated through the efforts of Emily Bayless, Becky McDonah, and Michael Benevenia.

Call for Entries ...

This exhibition is closed. 

The Artists ...

  • Kim Anderson
  • Rachel Burgess
  • Jessica Calderwood
  • Liz Clark
  • Kate Clements
  • Brita d'Agostino
  • Morgan Everhart
  • Karen Gustafson
  • Elizabeth Heller
  • Katie Hovencamp
  • Anna Johnson
  • Magnolia Laurie
  • Whitney Lynn
  • Amy Yee
  • Tedd McDonah
  • Joe Meiser
  • Claudine Metrick
  • Brad Nichols
  • Tabitha Ott
  • Robert Patrick
  • Emily Pellini
  • Alia Pialtos
  • Will Preman
  • Ziba Rajabi
  • Dan Rule
  • Justin Schwartz
  • Hanna Washburn
  • Ingrid Wells
  • April Wood
  • University Holidays
    Campus Closed
    • New Year’s Day - observed 01/01 (Monday)
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - 01/15 (Monday)
    • Memorial Day - 05/28 (Monday)
    • Independence Day - 07/04 (Wednesday)
    • Labor Day - 09/03/18 (Monday)
    • Thanksgiving Day - 11/22 (Thursday)
    • Day after Thanksgiving Day - 11/23 (Friday)
    • Christmas Day - 12/25 (Tuesday)
    • 12/26 (Wednesday) - 12/31 (Monday)
    • New Year’s Day (2019) - 01/01/19 (Tuesday)
  • Directions & Parking


    To the MU Police Station for a Parking Permit ... As you drive down N. George Street, on the right, you will see signage on a brick wall welcoming you to Millersville University.  This is the intersection of N. George Street & W. Cottage Avenue. If you make a right, you will find the University Police Station .  Please stop in to request a free daily parking pass from the attendant at the main desk. This parking pass will be valid for white lines spaces only.  

    To Sykes Gallery ... As you proceed down George Street.  On the left, you will see the Sugar Bowl which will put you on Normal Avenue.  At this turn, you will see a campus street sign for "Breidenstine Hall" (Department of Art & Design).  Stop at the first Stop Sign and proceed straight.  You will pass Biemesderfer Stadium and Chryst Field on your left hand side.  A little further on the right you will see a square brick building with teal and white placards with the words "Art & Design". This is Breidenstine Hall, your destination of 46 E. Frederick Street.  Sykes Gallery will be on the ground level of this building.  Please address the department secretary in room 101 for access to the entrance for handicap accessibility. 

    To the Bus Parking Lot ... West Cottage Ave & North George St.


    Daily campus parking permits are required before 4:00 pm and available at the campus Police Station in Lebanon House on 237 N. George St., Millersville, PA 17551. These permits will only be valid for white, not yellow lined spaces.  The station is open from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. (717) 871-4357.
  • Contact Us ...






    Department of Art & Design
    Breidenstine Hall
    46 East Frederick Street

    Millersville, PA 17551

    Secretary ι  Ms. Wanda Doyle
    Main Office ι Room 101 - Ground Level
    Hours ι Monday-Friday (8:00 am - 4:00 pm)
    Email ι
    Phone ι 717.871.7249
    Fax ι 717.871.7929