The Henry Gallery strives to be a cultural asset for Penn State Great Valley and the local community. The Henry Gallery’s exhibition program focuses on group shows of local and regional arts and artists and the community organizations that support and encourage their work.
The gallery opened in 2010 and is named for Joseph and Marilyn Henry who made a major gift to expand its facilities, art acquisitions, and programs in January 2013.
Located on the second floor of the Penn State Great Valley Conference Center, the Henry Gallery is free and open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and when the campus is open for evening events.
The Arts as a Vehicle for Social Change
October 24 - December 19
This exhibit will feature artwork from local non-profit organizations who work alongside those with special needs. These organizations include The Camphill School, Camphill Soltane, Camphill Village Kimberton Hills, and Frog Hollow Farm. Come and see a variety of artwork including mosaics, textiles, ceramics, and woodworking. Hear the stories of the artists who believe the arts can be a vehicle for social change.
Philadelphia Pastel Society 2024 Members' Exhibition
January 16 - March 15
Opening reception: January 18 | 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Step into a world of vibrant hues and exquisite textures. This exhibit showcases the timeless allure of pastel as a medium, where regional artists come together to captivate viewers with their mastery of color and consistency. This juried exhibit promises a visual symphony of soft pastel strokes, unveiling a spectrum of emotions, landscapes, and narratives. From ethereal portraits that seem to breathe life onto the canvas to evocative landscapes that transport you to distant vistas, this curated collection is a testament to the boundless creativity and skill of pastel artists, inviting art enthusiasts to explore the world through the delicate yet powerful lens of pastel.