State College Artistry and Architecture
The Designs of Phil Hallock
September 10, 2006 - March 4, 2007
Mid-cenury modern architect and retired Penn State professor Phil Hallock designed homes and businesses in State College for thirty years. His contribution to the architectural landscape of the area is explored in exhibit on view at the Centre Furnace Mansion from September 10, 2006 to March 4, 2007.
A select number of Hallock's original drawings, plans, photographs, and artwork will be on view at the Centre Furnace Mansion during the Mansion's regular tour hours – Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. and there is no charge for admission.
Modern images of houses that he designed during the 1950s and 60s were also on exhibit at the State College Municipal Building through January 7, 2007.
This exhibit was made possible through support from the American Institute of Architects, Middle Pennsylvania Chapter.
Exhibit Opening and Reception
"Rethinking Historic Architecture in State College: A Look at Modernism"
Thursday, September 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Please join us at the opening reception on Thursday, September 14 at 7:00 p.m. at the Centre Furnace Mansion to hear Dr. Deryck Holdsworth's special presentation "Rethinking Historic Architecture in State College: A Look at Modernism."