ARTificial Intelligence: Elevating Art Through AI

Friday, June 21, 2024

Penn State New Kensington Athletic Center

Join Penn State New Kensington Friday, June 21, 2024, for a unique celebration of art and ARTificial Intelligence. The night will begin with SQUONK Opera performing live! You will also experience the art and technology of Robohood painting artistic masterpieces! The evening will continue with delicious food for the palate and beverages. A silent auction will also be an opportunity for you to enjoy!

Proceeds from this event will benefit student aid at Penn State New Kensington for scholarship support, student emergencies, and critical investments in programs and services on campus. We are excited to bring this to you and the community this year!

6:00 p.m. | Registration and Check-In 

Athletic Center Lobby


6:30 - 7 p.m. | SQUONK Opera Performance

Athletic Center Parking Lot

  • Brouhaha, Squonk’s newest show, is an immersive outdoor spectacle bursting with rollicking music, dazzling imagery, and the thrill of audience participation. At the center of this riotous romp is the Squonkcordion, an enormous musical instrument the audience gets to play. Experience the joy of community, the power of live music, and the pageantry of Squonk’s visual extravaganza.

  • Workshops with Squonk immediately following performance in Athletic Parking Lot

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Interact with:

Athletic Center

  • Penn State New Kensington Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology – 3D Printing
  • Robohood - AI-driven technology that allow robotic manipulators to transform an image into an original, bespoke painting.
  • MOXIE Photo – get your picture taken by M.A.R.T.Y.
  • AR/VR Experience – create your own art or enter & experience a virtual reality setting like never before!
  • DigiGroup Entertainment – enjoy great music all night!
  • Silent Auction – Bid all evening on great gifts!

Ticket Information and Pricing

ARTificial Intelligence Ticket    

*Please note that no tickets will be mailed. Guest packets will be available at the check-in table at the event. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have any questions about the physical access provided, please call 724-334-6056 in advance of your visit. 

purchase tickets

Tickets can be purchased online or by contacting Tina Booth in the Office of Development and Alumni Relations at 724-334-6056 or emailing [email protected]


Contact Megan Chasin, Penn State New Kensington Director of Campus Development, at 724-334-6057 or [email protected].