Student Profile
Gabrielle Buzgo '11

With the guidance of the art department, Gabrielle curated her own show.

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Why Choose
Cedar Crest?
  • Personalized attention
  • Average class size <20
  • Women's leadership opportunities
  • Flexibility to add dual major, minor

Gallery & Museum Trips

Because Cedar Crest College is located just an hour from Philadelphia and about two hours from New York City, our faculty artists are able to schedule regular excursions to galleries and museums in these major metropolitan areas as a way of enriching coursework and enhancing classroom study. The art department also coordinates annual trips to art venues in the Lehigh Valley area throughout the year. Two trips that the department schedules annually are:

  • Van/bus trips to New York City include:
    • The Metropolitan Museum of Art (the Met)
    • The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
    • Guggenheim Museum
    • Whitney Museum of American Art Brooklyn
    • Museum: Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
    • Galleries in Chelsea and SoHo
  • Grounds for Scuplture, Trenton, N.J.
  • Van/bus trips to Philadelphia include:
    • Philadelphia Museum of Art
    • ICA: Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
    • Galleries in South Philadelphia
  • Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, Pa.
  • A gallery crawl in nearby Bethlehem, Pa., during an event called First Friday—a monthly celebration of arts and culture on Bethlehem’s Southside
  • Various galleries in the Lehigh Valley area