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Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 9:21am
A cut through the layers of America past and present in the historic steel town of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. By Shimon Attie In October 2020, still at the beginning of the pandemic, I began to travel to Bethlehem Pennsylvania, once home to the Bethlehem...
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Monday, October 24, 2022 - 6:49pm
An art exhibit at Lehigh University shines a light on Bethlehem's place in American history. The piece was created by Shimon Attie, a New York-based visual artist. It is on display at Lehigh University Art Galleries and titled "Starstruck: An American...
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Friday, September 30, 2022 - 1:20pm
PRESS PHOTO BY ED COURRIER Shimon Attie with the replica he built of the Bethlehem Star that is atop South Mountain. Scenes move from one video screen to antoher as music plays at "Starstruck: An American Tale," through Dec. 3, Main Gallery, Lehigh...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 4:28pm
Shimon Attie came to Bethlehem only knowing about the SteelStacks. After researching and immersing himself in the culture and community, he created artwork capturing Bethlehem’s impact dating back to the city’s founding and following it to the present day...
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Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 12:44pm
Artist-in-residence Shimon Attie created an 11-foot-tall replica of Bethlehem's 90-toot Star Tower for his exhibit at Lehigh University Art Galleries. (Emma Lee/WHYY)   The 281-year-old story of Bethlehem has been condensed into a 19-minute art...
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Friday, September 9, 2022 - 10:08am
A site-specific installation reflecting a microcosm of America on view through December 3, 2022. BETHLEHEM, PA.- Lehigh University Art Galleries is presenting a new, site-specific multimedia work by artist Shimon Attie; Starstruck: An American Tale....
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Friday, September 9, 2022 - 9:14am
Shimon Attie, internationally-renowned artist and Horger Artist-in-Residence in the Department of Art, Architecture & Design at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA, speaking about his video/sculptural installation exploring the history of Bethlehem...
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Thursday, September 8, 2022 - 4:01pm
Image: "What Matters Most" is an exhibition created by over 100 Lehigh students, faculty, staff, and community members of Bethlehem. The exhibition can found in galleries all across Lehigh campus such as Fairchild-Martindale Study Gallery, Alumni Memorial...
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Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 9:52am
A timely documentary exploring Lowell Thomas and the rise of American broadcast journalism, as well as a vibrant new season of big questions and exciting arts programming at Lehigh University Art Galleries – all on this episode of Lehigh Valley Arts Salon...
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Monday, August 22, 2022 - 9:43am
The Lehigh University Art Galleries asks faculty, staff, students and the community to explore what matters most to them as they navigate the pandemic. What matters most? Lehigh University Art Galleries posed that question to more than 100 Lehigh faculty...

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