Artist reception for Gibbons scheduled for April 11

An artist reception for Bud Gibbons, assistant professor of art at Penn State New Kensington, will be held in the art gallery on April 11, at 7 p.m. Gibbons' exhibit, "Borrowing from the Past," is on display throughout the month of April. Gibbons, a faculty member since 1974, annually exhibits his work for the PSNK and the local communities. A graduate of Penn State and the Maryland Institute for the Arts, Gibbons has painted landscapes in the United States, China, and Peru. A multi-media piece by Gibbons was on display at the Andy Warhol Museum last September. The exhibit is free and open to the public. The art gallery is open weekdays from 10 a.m.-9 p.m., and weekends 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call 724-334-6004. For photos of the exhibit, visit For story about his multi-media piece that was on display in the Warhol Museum, visit