Museum and gallery events

Posted: October 15, 2010

Art Museums & Institutions

African American Heritage Museum 661 Jackson Rd., Newtonville; 609-704-5495. Quinton Green. Donations accepted. Tue.-Fri. 10 am-3 pm.

Barnes Foundation 300 North Latchs La., Merion Station; 610-667-0290. Docent-led Gallery Tours. $15 (reservations required). Thu.-Sun. 9:30 am-5 pm.

Brandywine River Museum Rte. 1 & Rte. 100, Chadds Ford; 610-388-2700. Andrew Wyeth Exhibition. Closes 10/25. Tours of N.C. Wyeth House & Studio. Regular admission. Brandywine Heritage Galleries. Andrew Wyeth Gallery. N.C. Wyeth Gallery. Bayard & Mary Sharp Gallery. $10; $6 seniors, students & children 6-12; free for children under 6. Free on Sun. 9:30 am-noon thru 9/27. Daily 9:30 am-4:30 pm.

Chemical Heritage Foundation 315 Chestnut St.; 215-925-2178. Marvels & Ciphers: A Look Inside the Flask. Free. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington; 302-571-9590. May Morris: A Belief in the Power of Beauty. Leonard Baskin: Art From the Gift of Alfred Appel, Jr.. Howard Pyle & His Students. John Sloan. American Art, 19th Century to the Present. The Copeland Sculpture Park. Highlights Tour. Exhibition Tour. $12; $10 seniors; $6 students & children 7-18; free for children 6 & under; $25 family of 4; free for everyone on Sun.. Wed.-Sat. 10 am-4 pm, Sun. noon-4 pm.

Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts 200 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 302-656-6466. James Brantley: Tranquility. Free. Closes 10/24. Tricia McLaughlin: What's She Building in There?. Free. Susan Myers: Sleight of Hand. Free. David Mabb: The Morris Kitsch Archive. Free. Art Salad. Free. Tue., Thu.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Wed. & Sun. noon-5 pm.

The Fabric Workshop & Museum 1214 Arch St.; 215-568-1111. Paula Wilson: First Story. Closes 10/31. Joan Jonas: Reading Dante III. Donation suggested: $3; free for children under 12. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-6 pm; Sat.-Sun. noon-5 pm.

Institute of Contemporary Art 118 S. 36th St.; 215-898-7108. Erin Shirreff: Still, Flat and Far. Free. Anne Chu & Matthew Monahan: Mineral Spirits. Free. Virginija Januskevicuiute: Travelogue: Vilnius, Lithuania. Free. 10/20. 6:30 pm. Penndesign Fine Arts Lecture Series: Matthew Monahan. Free. 10/21. 6 pm. Wed.-Fri. noon-8 pm, Sat.-Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

James A. Michener Art Museum 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown; 215-340-9800. John Waddell: Mother & Child. The Lenfest Exhibition of Pennsylvania Impressionism. $10; $9 seniors; $7.50 students;$5 youth 6-18; free for children under 6. Tue.-Fri.10 am-4:30 pm, Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Sun. noon-5 pm.

La Salle University - Art Museum 1900 W. Olney Ave.; 215-951-1221. Sidney Goodman: Small Paintings. Donations accepted. Donations accepted. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm; Sun. 2 pm-4 pm.

Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts 1048 Washington St., Cape May; 609-884-5404. .

Noyes Museum of Art - Hammonton Five S. Second St., Hammonton; 609-561-8006. Tue.-Wed. 11 am-6 pm; Thu. 1 pm-9 pm; Fri.-Sat. 11 am-7 pm.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 118-128 N. Broad St.; 215-972-7600. Ye Great Mogul of the Sketch Club. $10; $8 seniors & students; $6 youth 5-18; free for members & children under 5. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm; Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Art 26th St. & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; 215-763-8100. Eakins on Paper. Informed by Fire: Highlights of American Ceramics. Isamu Noguchi at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Closes 10/31. Threaded Adornment: Four Centuries of English Embroidery. Picturing the West: Yokohama Prints 1859-1870's. Closes 11/14. Chinese Snuff Bottles. New York Dada. A Glimpse of Paradise: Gold in Islamic Art. Monumental 'Miniatures': Large-Scale Paintings from India. A Communist Tour of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. 10/15. 5:30-7:30 pm. $16; $14 seniors 65 and over; $12 students and children 12-18; free for children under 12. Tue.-Thu., Sat.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm; Fri. 10 am-8:45 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Perelman Building Fairmount Ave.; 215-763-8100. A Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing The Gross Clinic Anew. Desert Jewels: North African Jewelry & Photography. Tailoring Philadelphia: Tradition & Innovation in Menswear. $7. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art 615 N. Broad St.; 215-627-6747. Permanent Collection. Free. Batya F. Kuncman: Landscapes for Humanity. Free. Closes 10/29. Free. Mon.-Thu. 10 am-4 pm; Fri. 10 am-2 pm.

Rodin Museum Franklin Parkway at 22nd St.; 215-763-8100. Donation suggested: $3. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Rosenbach Museum & Library 2008-2010 Delancey Pl.; 215-732-1600. Hands-on Tours. $10; $8 seniors; $5 students & youth 5-18; free for children under 5. Tue., Fri. noon-5 pm; Wed.-Thu. noon-8 pm; Sat.-Sun. noon-6 pm; closed Mon. and holidays.

The Temple Judea Museum 8339 Old York Rd., Elkins Park; 215-887-2027. Mon.-Thu. 9 am-5 pm; Fri. 9 am-8 pm; Sun. 9:30 am-1 pm.

Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion 319 East State St., Trenton; 609-989-3632. Decorative Arts Collection. Free. Fine Arts Collection. Free. Historical Artifacts Collection. Free. Donation suggested: $5; $3 seniors & students. Tue.-Sat. 11 am-3 pm; Sun. 1-4 pm.

Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College Main St., Collegeville; 610-409-3500. Karl J. Kuerner: All My Places - Landscapes, Portraits & Whimsy. Donations accepted. Donations accepted. Tue.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm; Sat.-Sun. noon-4:30 pm. Closed Mon. & college holidays.

Woodmere Art Museum 9201 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-0476. Fred Wagner: American Painter - A Family Perspective. Free. Closes 10/17. Sam Maitin: Prints & Places. Free. Closes 10/17. Free. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm; Sun. 1-5 pm.


3rd Street Gallery 58 N. Second St.; 215-625-0993. Carol Wisker: Fabrications. Free. Closes 10/31. John James Pron - Roman Remix: Repurposing Sacred Spaces. Free. Closes 10/31.

Allens Lane Art Center 601 W. Allens Ln.; 215-248-0546. All in the Timing. $18 advance; $20 day of show. Closes 10/16.

Art in City Hall 701 City Hall; 215-686-9912. Philadelphia Sketch Club Members Anniversary Exhibition. Free. Closes 10/22. Inside/Outside. Free. Closes 10/29.

Artista Gallery 7151 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-2450. Tom Herbert & Laura Demme. Free. Closes 10/29.

Artists' House Gallery 57 N. Second St.; 215-923-8440. Anthony Palumbo. Free. Closes 10/31. Robert Bohne. Free. Closes 10/31. Thelma Grobes. Free. Closes 10/31. Deborah Placko. Free. Closes 10/31. Tony Rosati: Yearnings. Free. Closes 10/31. Elaine Lisle. Free. Closes 10/31.

ArtJaz Gallery 72 N. 2nd St.; 215-922-4800. Tomas Pineda Matus. Free. Closes 10/30.

The Arts Garage 1516 Parrish St.; 215-765-2702. Artiphax. Jamrock. Free. Therapy Session. $10. Philly's Finest Music & Comedy Showcase. $10 advance; $15 day of show.

ArtStar 1030 N. 2nd St.; 215-238-1557. Andrew Zangerle: The Big Sea. Free.

Athenaeum of Philadelphia 219 S. 6th St.; 215-925-2688. Theophilus P. Chandler Jr.: Portrait of an American Architect. Free. Closes 11/12.

AxD Gallery (AlwaysbyDesign) 265 S. 10th St.; 215-627-6250. Christine Stoughton & Nancy Sophy: Passing Evidence. Free. Closes 11/6.

Basekamp 723 Chestnut St., 2nd Fl.; 215-206-8176. Plausible Artworlds. Free.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery 709 Walnut St.; 215-413-8893. Keith Crowley: Basin. Free. Closes 10/30.

Center for Architecture 1218 Arch St.; 215-569-3186. Walking Tour: Emergence of a Modern Metropolis. $15; $5 children under 12.

The Center for Emerging Visual Artists 1521 Locust St.; 215-546-7775. Brenna K. Murphy, Daniel Traub & Benjamin Volta: Vestiges. Free. Closes 11/12. How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Robots. $12. 10/21. 5:30 pm.

Cerulean Arts 1355 Ridge Ave.; 267-514-8647. Allison Syvertsen & Stephanie Rogers: In Several Colors. Free. Closes 10/15. Michael Moore & Michael Rossman: Natural Touch. Free.

The Clay Studio 139 N. 2nd St.; 215-925-3453. Jackie Brown: Brain Fruit. Free.

Crane Arts 1400 N. American St.; 215-232-3203. Sharka Hyland: Islanded. Free. Closes 10/17. Community Arts Festival. Suggested donation.. 10/17. 11 am-4 pm.

Da Vinci Art Alliance 704 Catharine St.; 215-829-0466. Michelle Post & Dave Carrow: Sculpture. Free. Closes 10/31.

Drexel University - Leonard Pearlstein Gallery 33rd St.; 215-895-2548. Annual Architecture Student Exhibition. Free. Closes 10/22.

Drexel University - Picture/Rincliffe Gallery 32nd & Chestnut St., 3rd Floor; 215-895-0480. 100 Chinese Dragon Snuff Bottles. Free.

Esther M. Klein Art Gallery 3600 Market St.; 215-966-6188. Reception for VPAP Philadelphia Indoor Exhibit. Free. 10/15. 5-8 pm.

F.A.N. Gallery 221 Arch St.; 215-922-5155. Serge Zhukov: Recent Paintings. Free. Closes 10/30.

Fleisher Art Memorial 719 Catharine St.; 215-922-3456. Wind Challenge 1.

Fleisher/Ollman Gallery 1616 Walnut St., Ste. 100; 215-545-7562. Four Decades. Free. Isaac Tin Wei Lin: One of Us. Free. Memory Jugs: I Live My Thoughts. Free. Closes 10/16. Nowhere: Archives of the Hand Drawn Map Association. Free. Closes 11/6. Annabeth Rosen at Meulensteen. Free. Closes 11/6.

The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design 20th St. & The Parkway; 215-965-4045. Project 35. Free. Secret Games: Wendy Ewald - Collaborations 1969-1999. Free. Closes 10/16. Design/Lab 2010. Free. DesignLab 2010: Commonwealth Proper + Emily Bowser. Free. Closes 10/16. Wendy Ewald - Secret Games: Collaborative Works with Children 1969-1999. Free. Closes 10/16. Urban Camouflage: Selections from Jumpstart Fashion Show. Free.

Gallery 339 339 South 21st St.; 215-731-1530. Phillip & Edward Toledano: Days With My Father. Free. Closes 11/6.

Gallery51 51 N. 2nd St.; 215-413-3191. Gallery 51 Collection. Free.

Gallery Joe 302 Arch St.; 215-592-7752. Astrid Bowlby: Light. Free. Closes 11/13.

Gross McCleaf Gallery 127 S. 16th St.; 215-665-8138. Chris Nissen. Free. Closes 11/3. Brian Kreydatus. Free. Closes 11/3.

Highwire Gallery 2040 Frankford Ave.; 215-426-2685. Exploring Invisible. Free. Closes 10/31. Che Chen & Robbie Lee. $6. 10/17. 8 pm.

International House of Philadelphia 3701 Chestnut St.; 215-387-5125. Joseph Lozano: It Is the Mercy. Free. Stephen Scott Smith: Valence. Free.

Ice Box Project Space 1400 N. American St.; 215-782-2718. Troupe de Fetishe. Free. Closes 10/29.

Indigo Arts 1400 N. American St. #104; 215-765-1041. Indigo Arts Selections: Works from Haiti, Mexico & Cuba. Free. Closes 10/30.

Knapp Gallery 162 N. 3rd St.; 267-455-0279. Skip Hill: The Majestic Duelist. Free. Closes 10/31.

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2nd St.; 215-925-5389. Merrill Wagner: Paintings. Free.

Locks Gallery 600 S. Washington Sq.; 215-629-1000. Warren Rohrer: To Make a Live Painting. Free. Closes 11/13.

Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center (MRAC) 419 Green La.; 215-482-3363. Annual Members' Show. Donations accepted. Closes 10/31.

Muse Gallery 52 N. Second St.; 215-627-5310. 33rd Anniversary Show. Free. Closes 10/31.

Old City Jewish Art Center (OCJAC) 119 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-1222. L'Dovid Ori. Free. Closes 10/27.

Painted Bride Art Center 230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914. If This Your Mother Knew. Free. Closes 10/16. Mary DeWitt: Pardon Me. Free. Closes 10/16. HomieSapiens. $15-$25. Closes 10/16. Atypical: Olive Prince, Francois Zayas & Shibani Patnaik. $10. 10/17. 7 pm.

Pentimenti Gallery 133 N. Second St.; 215-625-9990. Jacob Lunderby: Sentimental Confidence. Free. Closes 10/23.

Philadelphia Art Alliance 251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302. The Sitting Room: 4 Studies. Matthew Shipp, Pianist. $12. 10/15. 8 pm. Jim Zervanos: Love Park. Free. 10/17. 2 pm.

Philadelphia Foundation - Community Art Gallery 1234 Market St., Ste. 1800; 215-563-6417. See Change: Photographs from the Leeway Foundation. Free. Closes 10/20.

Philadelphia International Institute (PII Gallery) 242 Race St.; 215-592-1022. Dariusz Manel: Reminiscences. Free. Closes 10/30.

Philadelphia Sketch Club 235 S. Camac St.; 215-545-9298. PHOTOgraphy 2010. Free. Closes 10/24. PHOTOgraphy 2010 Reception. Free. 10/17. 2-4 pm.

The Print Center 1614 Latimer St.; 215-735-6090. Isaac Tin Wei Lin: One of Us. Free. Closes 11/6. Andrew Kozlowski: Dear Tree Hugger.... Free. Closes 11/6. Pulling from History: Letterpress. Free. Closes 11/6.

Projects Gallery 629 N. 2nd St.; 267-303-9652. Henry Bermudez: Pen . Ink . Paper. Free. Closes 10/30.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries 122 N. 3rd St.; 215-592-0232. Nick D'Angelo: Paintings Achromic VI. Free. Closes 10/31.

Sande Webster Gallery 2006 Walnut St.; 215-636-9003. Moe Brooker: Shorthand For The Real. Free. Closes 10/30. Charles Kalick: Division. Free. Closes 10/30.

Schmidt/Dean Gallery 1710 Sansom St., 2nd Fl.; 215-569-9433. Csilla Sadloch. Free. Closes 10/23.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. Martha Mayer Erlebacher: The Cycle of Life. Free. Closes 10/31.

Slought Foundation 4017 Walnut St.; 215-701-4627. Michael Snow & John Oswald: Many Moving & Still Works by Two Torontonians. Donations accepted. Closes 10/29.

Snyderman-Works Gallery 303 Cherry St.; 215-238-9576. Gary Magakis & Bennett Bean: Asian Influences. Free. John Eric Byers: Phototypes of the Jeb Jones Collection. Free.

Space 1026 1026 Arch St., 2nd Fl.; 215-574-7630. Sandy Kim and Logan White. Free. Closes 10/29.

Temple University - Tyler School of Art 12th St.; 215-777-9144. Yevgeniy Fiks: Communist Conspiracy in Art Threatens American Museums. Free. Closes 11/6. Communist Theory in Art Film Series. Free. 10/18. 6-9:30 pm.

Twenty-Two Gallery 236 S. 22nd St.; 215-772-1911. Karen S. Davies: Recent Work. Free. Closes 11/7.

University of Pennsylvania - VanPelt-Dietrich Library Center, Kamin Gallery 3420 Walnut St.; 215-898-7555. Wharton Esherick & the Birth of the American Modern. Free.

University of the Arts - Gallery 1401 211 S. Broad St., 14th Fl.; 215-717-6300. Betsy Schneider: More About Me. Free. Closes 10/22.

University of the Arts - Sol Mednick Gallery 211 S. Broad St., 15th Fl.; 215-717-6300. Anna Tomczak: Traveling Light. Free. Closes 10/22.

Vox Populi 319 A N. 11th St., 3rd Fl.; 215-238-1236. Leah Bailis: Magical Thinking. Free. Closes 10/31. Kara Crombie: Mother's Birthday. Free. Closes 10/31. Kate Stewart: Gotterdammerung. Free. Closes 10/31. Bill Thelen: Connect Up to Me. Free. Closes 10/31.

Wexler Gallery 201 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-7030. Mark Bennion: New Works. Free. Closes 10/30. Alex Roskin: Designer. Free. Closes 10/30. Mark Peiser: The Palomar Series & The Forms of Consciousness Series. Free. Closes 10/30.

White Stone Gallery 4219 Main St.; 215-482-7700. Steph Roberts: Divers. Free. Closes 10/30.

Abington Art Center 515 Meetinghouse Rd., Jenkintown; 215-887-4882. Solo Series 2010. Free. Sculpture Park 2010. Free. Sculpture Park Tours. Free.

The Art Trust 16 W. Market St., West Chester; 484-467-1664. Photography Exhibit. Free.

BOI's of New Hope Art Gallery 9 West Mechanic St., New Hope; 215-862-8292. Andrew Gisson. Free. Closes 10/31.

Brush & Palette 123 E. State St., Kennett Square; 610-444-4565. Jeanie Silver. Free. Closes 10/23.

Bucks County Community College - Hicks Art Center Gallery 275 Swamp Rd., Newtown; 215-504-8531. Liz Bradbury: 400 Same-Sex Couples: Facing Inequality. Free. Closes 11/6.

Bucks County Gallery of Fine Art 77 W. Bridge St., New Hope; 215-862-5272. Jesse Harrington: Elements Unearthed. Free. Closes 10/30. Annual Sculpture Showcase. Free. Closes 10/30. Richard Summons: Live Scultpure Demonstration. Free. 10/16. 12-3 pm.

Chadds Ford Gallery 1609 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-459-5510. Ray Hendershot, AWS, NWS: My World. Free. Closes 10/31.

Main Line Unitarian Church 816 S. Valley Forge Rd., Devon; 610-688-8332. Florence Putterman: Paintings. Free. Closes 10/17.

Mennonite Heritage Center 565 Yoder Rd., Harleysville; 215-256-3020. Comforts of Home. Donation suggested $5.

MCGOPA at SPP Galleries (Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists) Inquirer Building, Conshohocken; 610-292-6084. Artists Equity: Fall 2010 Members' Exhibition. Free. Closes 10/22.

Pebble Hill Art Gallery 320 Edison-Furlong Rd., Doylestown; 215-348-3428. Jennifer Braverman: The Power Through the People. Free. Closes 10/31.

Tyme Gallery 17 W. Eagle Rd., Havertown; 610-853-1215. Heather Siple: Through the Crystal Ball. Free. 10/17. 1-3 pm.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne; 610-688-3553. Bob Withers: Portraits & Other Reflections. Free. Closes 10/16. Faculty Exhibition. Free. Closes 10/16.

Abstract Expressions Contemporary Art Gallery 70 High St., Mount Holly; 609-267-7513. Abstract Artists of Bucks County. Free. Closes 10/30.

Artists' Gallery 18 Bridge St., Lambertville; 609-397-4588. Mix and Match. Free. Closes 10/31.

Artworks 19 Everett Alley, Trenton; 609-394-9436. Made in Metal. Free. Closes 10/23.

Atlantic City Art Center New Jersey Ave. and the Boardwalk, Atlantic City; 609-347-5837. Pop Lloyd & the Northside. Free. Closes 10/30.

Hammonton Arts Center 219 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton; 609-567-5306. Laura Hwang: Watercolor for Beginners and Intermediate. $90 non-members. Laura Hwang: Watercolor for Advanced Students. $90 non-members. Multi-Sensory Halloween Explosion and Costume Party. Free. 10/21. 5-9 pm.

Perkins Center for the Arts 395 Kings Hwy., Moorestown; 856-235-6488. Works on Paper. Free. Closes 11/14. Don Dixon. $15. 10/15. 8:15 pm.

Rago Arts & Auction Center 333 N. Main St., Lambertville; 609-397-9374. Walk-in Appraisal Day. Free. Closes 10/25.

SOMA NewArt Gallery 31 Perry St., Cape May; 609-898-7488. Stan Sperlak: Variations on a Muse. Free. Closes 10/31.

Verdadism Art Gallery 220 S. Berlin Rd., Clementon; 856-346-3131. Tolerance in America: A Retrospective of Paintings Created Since 1992 by Soraida. Free. Closes 10/15.

Gallery 919 Market 919 Market St., Wilmington; 302-229-3266. Kerry Harrison, Rob Tuttle & Parsh Mehta: Canyon Light, Spirit Light. Free. Closes 10/29.

Hardcastle Gallery 5714 Kennett Pike, Greenville; 302-655-5230. Alice Dustin: Recent Paintings. Free. Closes 10/30.

Somerville Manning Gallery Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor, Greenville; 302-652-0271. Out of the Woods. Free. Closes 10/16. Trompe L'oeil. Free. Closes 10/16.

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