Please join the Friends of the Print & Picture Collection for an exhibition tour, led by Judith Tannenbaum, curator of Word & Image: Contemporary Artists Connect to Fraktur. Word & Image is an exhibition which reinterprets and reframes traditional fraktur through a contemporary lens. Word & Image features the work of seven international artists: Marian Bantjes (Canada), Anthony Campuzano (United States), Imran Qureshi (Pakistan), Elaine Reichek (United States), Bob and Roberta Smith (United Kingdom), and Gert and Uwe Tobias (Romania/Germany).
Ever wanted to make your own prints?
Learn easy ways to make prints in class and at home. You’ll use easy and safe printing techniques that are non-toxic and water-based. I’ll show you simple techniques you can continue at home on your own kitchen table. You’ll learn simple printing methods that will express your artistic creativity. You’ll see lots of examples of prints by well-known artists as well as previous student work. We’ll look at our work and learn from each other in a welcoming community environment. You’ll learn to
Stella Untalan will be showing a pair of her walnut missives drawings in Arbitrary Relevance a group show in the new gallery Ground Floor. The inaugural exhibition will present a tidy pile of small works by artists who work in 1241 Carpenter.
We are pleased to announce a two person show of photography, collage and mixed media work by a mother, Rosalind Bloom and daughter, Sarah Bloom each exploring in her own way the transformation of something old into something new through art.
Saturday, April 11, 4-7pm
Saturday and Sunday 12-6
and by appointment.
Gallery closed Easter Sunday.
WHYY-TV Program Features Extraordinary Women from the Philadelphia Area book.
In 2013 Lesley Mitchell was invited by Melissa Tevere, the art editor of Philadelphia Stories, to make a piece inspired by Marian Anderson the opera singer. The result was her painting Marian Anderson of Philadelphia, which was included in the book Extraordinary Gifts: Remarkable Women of the Delaware Valley, published by Philadelphia Stories the following year.
My Ancient Land, this most recent series of abstract paintings is inspired by the music of the Chilean composers: René Amengual, Eulogio Dávalos, Juan Orrego-Salas, Enrique Soro, Sylvia Soublette and Jorge Urrutia
Curated by Gloria Garafulich-Grabois
Presented by The Embassay of Chile, Washington DC
This traveling exhibit will continues its 2015 journey to: Sala Viña del Mar, Viña del Mar, Chile and Casa Elizalde, Barcelona, Spain.
In 1975 Bernie Taupin and Elton John wrote “Philadelphia Freedom,” their tribute to the “Philadelphia sound” made famous by the Delphonics, Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, Thom Bell, and the Spinners. The lyrics reflected the surge of patriotism anticipating our country’s upcoming 1976 Bicentennial, which had such deep roots in Philadelphia.
In her third solo show at MUSE Gallery, Philadelphia artist, Diane Lachman continues new work that expreses her fascination with color relationships.
We're happy to announce a new member of the tribe Dan Mangan. It was a pleasure to assist him in getting his site launched.
Dan's work blurs the space between photography and painting, blending form, light, and shadow into an image which has unique visual appeal. Dan has presented a large body of work in his portfolio. Spend some time there browsing each of his galleries. We are extremely interested in his work that appears to be a painting.
from Dan Mangan's statement