Ashley Pastore transforms lottery tickets, old newspapers and even the dust she collects while cleaning houses into monuments of nostalgia. The artist’s goal? To get us to think about time, specifically the ordinary moments and rituals that fill our daily lives.
Presented in partnership with Edinboro University, the Spring Show is an annual juried exhibition of the best local and regional art. This year’s Spring Show was juried by famed kinetic sculptor Arthur Ganson, who picked 125 pieces out of over 600 submissions to be included in the exhibition.
Jan. 25 – March 3, 2019
Exhibitions are for those with something to say. This year the Museum partnered with three local schools to ask Erie’s youth to collect, research, categorize and present objects in a way that says something about them as individuals and a generation.
October 5, 2018 – April 1, 2019
Having grown up in foster care, Tyanna Buie doesn’t have a lot of family photos or mementos so she makes art to make up for the lack of physical evidence from her past. She’s literally re-creating her personal history through largescale, mixed media works.