New Kensington

Artist reception for Mark Klingler is tonight

A reception for artist and Lower Burrell resident Mark Klingler is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 30, in the Penn State New Kensington Art Gallery. Klingler, scientific illustrator for the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, reconstructs extinct creatures from fossil organisms. His solo exhibition, "Fur, Feathers and Fossils," closes after the reception. The exhibit and reception are free to the public. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays and noon to 5 p.m. weekends. For more about the artist and photos of the exhibit, visit online.


Fedexia striegeli hunting for food in western Pennsylvania about 300 million years ago. Credit: Mark A. Klingler/ Carnegie Museum of Natural HistoryAll Rights Reserved.

Last Updated June 29, 2011