Museum and gallery events

Posted: February 24, 2012

Art Museums & Institutions

African American Heritage Museum 661 Jackson Rd., Newtonville; 609-704-5495. www.aahmsnj.org. Tue.-Fri. 10 am-3 pm.

Brandywine River Museum Rte. 1 & Rte. 100, Chadds Ford; 610-388-2700. www.brandywinemuseum.org. Brandywine Heritage Galleries. Andrew Wyeth Gallery. N.C. Wyeth Gallery. Bayard & Mary Sharp Gallery. Comic Catharsis: A Gift of Cartoons by William Steig. Closes 3/11. $10; $6 seniors, students & children 6-12; free for children under 6. Daily 9:30 am-4:30 pm.

Chemical Heritage Foundation 315 Chestnut St.; 215-925-2178. www.chemheritage.org. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington; 302-571-9590. www.delart.org. Howard Pyle: American Master Rediscovered. Closes 3/4. Howard Pyle & His Students. John Sloan. American Art, 19th Century to the Present. The Copeland Sculpture Park. The Storyteller's Art: Reimagining America Through Illustration. Dana Pyle's Howard Pyle Miniatures. Closes 3/4. A Secret Book of Designs: The Burne-Jones Flower Book. Beyond Words: The Symbolic Language of Plants. Tales of Folk & Fairies: The Life & Work of Katharine Pyle. Highlights Tour. Exhibition Tour. $12; $10 seniors; $6 children 7-18; free for children 6 & under, everyone on Sun.; $25 family of 4. Wed.-Sat. 10 am-4 pm, Sun. noon-4 pm.

Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts 200 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 302-656-6466. www.thedcca.org/. Tue., Thu.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Wed. & Sun. noon-5 pm.

The Fabric Workshop & Museum 1214 Arch St.; 215-568-8888. www.fabricworkshopandmuseum.org. Soft Village: Studio Makkink & Bey. Donation suggested: $3; free for children under 12. 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. www.icaphila.org. Jennifer Bolande: Landmarks. Free. Closes 3/11. Excursus II: East of Borneo. Free. People's Conference with Jen Hoffman and Harrell Fletcher. Free. 2/25. 11 am-5 pm. Mai 1968. Free. 2/29. 2 pm. Lecture: Jacqueline Joang Nguyen's 1967: A People Kind of Place. Free. 2/29. 6:30 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. www.michenerartmuseum.org. The Painterly Voice: Bucks County's Fertile Ground. Nancy Hellebrand: Learning to See. Closes 2/26. The Lenfest Exhibition of Pennsylvania Impressionism. Visual Heritage of Bucks County. Mavis Smith: Hidden Realities. $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. www.lasalle.edu/museum. Jane Irish: War Is Not What You Think. Donations accepted. Donations accepted. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm; Sun. 2 pm-4 pm by appointment.

Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts 1048 Washington St., Cape May; 609-884-5404. www.capemaymac.org/. Wendel White: Schools for the Colored. Free. Closes 2/25. .

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

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Historic Landmark Building 118-128 N. Broad St.; 215-972-7600. www.pafa.org. George Tooker's Highway. American Art Starts Here: PAFA Refreshed, Reloaded. Moe Brooker: The Evidence of Things Not Seen. $10; $8 seniors & students; $6 youth 5-18; free for members & children under 5; free for Morris Gallery & ground floor. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm; Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building 118-128 N. Broad St.; 215-972-7600. www.pafa.org. Gallery 128. Free. Robert Ryman: Philadelphia Prototype. Henry Ossawa Tanner: Modern Spirit. $15; $12 seniors and students; free for children under 12. After Henry Tanner: African American Artists Since 1940. $15; $12 seniors and students; free for children under 12. $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. www.philamuseum.org. Isamu Noguchi at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Chinese Snuff Bottles. New York Dada. Van Gogh Up Close. $25; $23 seniors; $20 students and children 13-18; $12 children 5-12; free for children 4 an d under. Zoe Strauss: Ten Years. Family Gallery Tour. Closes 2/26. Drawing Together. Closes 2/26. $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. www.philamuseum.org. Zaha Hadid: Form in Motion. Collab: Four Decades of Giving Modern & Contemporary Design. 35mm: Photographs from the Collection. $7. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art 615 N. Broad St.; 215-627-6747. www.rodephshalom.org. Permanent Collection. Free. Carnival City: The Wondorous World of Esther Hamerman. Free. Closes 3/19. Free. Mon.-Thu. 10 am-4 pm; Fri. 10 am-2 pm.

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

Rosenbach Museum & Library 2008-2010 Delancey Pl.; 215-732-1600. www.rosenbach.org. Pen to Publisher: The Life of Three Sendak Picture Books. Hands-on Tours. Closes 2/29. $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. www.kenesethisrael.org/mus.htm. Mon.-Fri. 9 am-5 pm.

Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion 319 East State St., Trenton; 609-989-3632. www.ellarslie.org. 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. www.ursinus.edu/berman. Modern Impressions: Japanese Prints from the Berman & Corazza Collections. Donations accepted. Picture Making: Recent Acquisitions in Photography. Donations accepted. Holding the Eyes & Soul: Object & Viewer in 2012. 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. www.woodmereartmuseum.org. Selections From the Charles Knox Smith Collection. Free. True Nature & Possibilities. Free. Closes 2/26. Elaine Kurtz: A Retrospective. Elemental: Nature as Language in the Works of Philadelphia Artists. Special exhibits: $10; $7 seniors; free for children and students. Select galleries: free. Tue.-Thu. 10 am-5 pm; Fri. 10 am-8:45 pm; Sat. 10 am-6 pm; Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Galleries

3rd Street Gallery 58 N. Second St.; 215-625-0993. www.3rdstreetgallery.com. 3rd Street Gallery Community Exhibition 2012. Free. Closes 2/26. Viewpoints. Free.

Allens Lane Art Center 601 W. Allens Ln.; 215-248-0546. www.allenslane.org. Michael Rossman: Two Decades of Drawings. Free. Closes 3/23.

Art in City Hall 116 City Hall; 215-686-9912. www.phila.gov/artincityhall. Fancy Folks: The Art of Mummery. Free. Closes 2/24.

Artists' House Gallery 57 N. Second St.; 215-923-8440. www.artistshouse.com. Joseph Lozano. Free. Closes 2/26. Katherine Fraser. Free. Closes 2/26. Gregory Watson. Free. Closes 2/26. Patricia Moreta. Free. Closes 2/26. Maureen Moll. Free. Closes 2/26. Evan Fugazzi. Free. Closes 2/26. Susan O'Reilly. Free. Closes 2/26.

Asian Arts Initiative 1219-1223 Vine St.; 215-557-0455. www.asianartsinitiative.org. Marvels & Monsters: Unmasking Asian Images in U.S. Comics, 1942-1986. Free. Closes 3/23.

B Square Gallery 614 S. 9th St.; 215-625-0692. www.bsquaregallery.com. Jen Blyth & Heather Bryson: Full Circle of Rings. Free. Closes 2/25. Not a Stitch. Free.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery 709 Walnut St.; 215-413-8893. www.bridgettemayergallery.com. Federico Herrero: Paintings. Free. Closes 2/25.

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

The Clay Studio 139 N. Second St.; 215-925-3453. www.theclaystudio.org/. Our Community. Free. Closes 2/26. Claymobile Creations. Free. Closes 2/26.

Dirty Frank's Bar - Off the Wall Gallery 347 S. 13th St.; 215-732-5010. 2012 Winter Exhibition: Bobonis, Bugansky & Fields. Free. Closes 3/2.

Drexel University - Leonard Pearlstein Gallery 3215 Market St.; 215-895-2548. www.drexel.edu/westphal/gallery. Architecture: Drexel Faculty and Alumni Show. Free. Closes 3/16.

The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design 20th St. & The Parkway; 215-965-4045. www.thegalleriesatmoore.org. Philagrafika: Doing Time/Depth of Surface. Free. Closes 3/17. A Circumstantial Assembly. Free. Closes 3/17. Shizuko Kimura: The Poetics of Form. Free. Closes 3/17. Materiality: Annual Alumnae Exhibition. Free. Closes 3/17. Introduction 2012. Free. Closes 2/25.

Gallery51 51 N. 2nd St.; 215-413-3191. www.gallery51.net. Gallery 51 Collection. Free.

Gallery Joe 302 Arch St.; 215-592-7752. www.galleryjoe.com/. Jorinde Voigt, Jill Baroff & Lynne Woods Turner: Construct. Free. Closes 2/25.

Gravers Lane Gallery 8405 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-1603. www.graverslanegallery.net. Gerhard Meling. Free. Closes 2/26.

Gross McCleaf Gallery 127 S. 16th St.; 215-665-8138. www.grossmccleaf.com. Larry Francis & Jim Williams. Free. Closes 2/28.

Highwire Gallery 2040 Frankford Ave.; 215-426-2685. highwiregallery.com. Welcome Back. Free. Closes 2/26. Nick Millevoi. $6. 2/25. 8 pm.

International House of Philadelphia 3701 Chestnut St.; 215-387-5125. www.ihousephilly.org/. Skirmantas Pipas & Pete Zebley. Free. Closes 3/2.

Indigo Arts 1400 N. American St. #104; 215-765-1041. www.indigoarts.com/. Prince Twins Seven-Seven: Legacy of the Oshogbo Master. Free. Closes 2/25.

Knapp Gallery 162 N. 3rd St.; 267-455-0279. www.knappgallery.com. Following the Lines. included in admission. Closes 2/26.

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2nd St.; 215-925-5389. www.artnet.com/lbecker.html. Jon Poblador: Living Mountain. Free.

LGTripp Gallery 47-49 N. 2nd St.; 215-923-3110. www.lgtrippgallery.com. Patricia Ingersoll and Mike Hale. Free. Closes 2/25.

Locks Gallery 600 S. Washington Sq.; 215-629-1000. www.locksgallery.com. True Stories. Free. Closes 2/25. Nadia Hironaka & Matthew Suib: 1967. Free. Closes 2/25.

Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center (MRAC) 419 Green La.; 215-482-3363. www.mrartcenter.org. Art for Kids' Sake. Donations accepted. Closes 2/26.

Muse Gallery 52 N. Second St.; 215-627-5310. www.musegalleryphiladelphia.com. Collaborative/34. Free. Closes 2/26.

Painted Bride Art Center 230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914. www.paintedbride.org. Sheetal Gandhi: Bahu Beti-Biwi. $20 advance; $25 day of show. Closes 2/25.

Pentimenti Gallery 133 N. Second St.; 215-625-9990. www.pentimenti.com/. Steven Baris. Free. Closes 3/3.

Philadelphia Art Alliance 251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302. www.philartalliance.org. Sondra Sherman: Found Subjects. Andrea Donnelly: Binary. A Sense of Place. Liebesfreud. Free. 2/24. 5:30 pm.

Philadelphia Foundation - Community Art Gallery 1234 Market St., Ste. 1800; 215-563-6417. www.philafound.org. ArtWell: Ten Years Of Poetry, Art & Possibility. Free.

The Plastic Club 247 S. Camac St.; 215-545-9324. www.plasticclub.org. Urban Observations. Free. Closes 2/24.

The Print Center 1614 Latimer St.; 215-735-6090. www.printcenter.org/. Robert Asman: Silver Mine. Free.

Projects Gallery 629 N. 2nd St.; 267-303-9652. www.projectsgallery.com/. Hands On. Free. Closes 2/25.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries 122 N. 3rd St.; 215-592-0232. www.rodgerlapellegalleries.com. Philly Style: 2012 Group Show. Closes 2/26.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. www.seraphingallery.com. Rebecca Saylor Sack - Albatross. Free. Opening Reception for Rebecca Saylor Sack - Albatross. Free. 2/24. 6-8 pm.

Slought Foundation 4017 Walnut St.; 215-701-4627. slought.org. John Cage: How to Get Started. Donations accepted. The Divided Self. Donations accepted. Closes 2/25.

Temple University - Tyler School of Art 2001 N. 13th St.; 215-777-9144. www.temple.edu/tyler/exhibitions. Coffee Mondays. Free. Closes 2/27.

Twelve Gates Gallery 305 Cherry St.; 267-519-2737. www.twelvegatesgallery.com. Paintings by Daisy Rockwell. Free. Closes 2/25.

Twenty-Two Gallery 236 S. 22nd St.; 215-772-1911. twenty-twogallery.com/. Patrick Neilson: Recent Works. Closes 3/4.

University of Pennsylvania - Burrison Gallery 3611 Walnut St.; 215-898-4618. www.business-services.upenn.edu/universityclub/burrison.shtml. J. Adam Russell - Farrago. Free. Closes 2/24.

University of the Arts - Gallery 1401 211 S. Broad St., 14th Fl.; 215-717-6300. www.uarts.edu. Mary Parisi: Food. Free. Closes 3/2.

University of the Arts - Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery 333 S. Broad St.; 215-717-6480. www.uarts.edu/about/rosenwald-wolf-gallery. Orly Genger. Free. Closes 2/29.

University of the Arts - Sol Mednick Gallery 211 S. Broad St., 15th Fl.; 215-717-6300. www.uarts.edu. Din of Murmurs: Mold by Nick Kline. Free. Closes 3/2.

Wexler Gallery 201 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-7030. www.wexlergallery.com/. Hideaki Miyamura. Free. Closes 2/25. Abstract Forms of Pablo Picasso & Wendell Castle. Free. Closes 2/25.

The Center for Art in Wood 141 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-8000. centerforartinwood.org. Turning to Art in Wood: A Creative Journey. Donations accepted.

Abington Art Center 515 Meetinghouse Rd., Jenkintown; 215-887-4882. www.abingtonartcenter.org. Solo Series 2012. Donations accepted.

The Art Trust 16 W. Market St., West Chester; 484-467-1664. www.thearttrust.com. Ethereal Material. Free.

Barnstone Gallery 388 W. Pothouse Rd., Phoenixville; 610-917-0140. www.barnstonegallery.com. It Ain't Easy Using Green: Watercolors by Don Shoffner. Free. Closes 2/24.

Bucks County Community College - Hicks Art Center Gallery 275 Swamp Rd., Newtown; 215-504-8531. ww.bucks.edu/news/culture/hicks. Eleanor Bystrom, Daniel Gerwin & H. John Thompson: There's a Place. Free. Closes 3/10.

Chadds Ford Gallery 1609 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-459-5510. www.awyethgallery.com. Nocturne. Free. Closes 2/26.

Community Arts Center 414 Plush Mill Rd., Wallingford; 610-566-1713. www.communityartscenter.org. Friday Night Live Concert Series. $10. 2/24. 7:30 pm.

Main Line Art Center 746 Panmure Rd., Haverford; 610-525-0272. www.mainlineart.org. Annual Members' Exhibition. Free. Closes 3/8.

MCGOPA at SPP Galleries (Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists) Inquirer Building, Conshohocken; 610-292-6084. www.mcgopa.org. 25th Anniversary "Touch the Future" Art Show. Free. Closes 2/26.

Rosemont College - Lawrence Gallery 1400 Montgomery Ave., Bryn Mawr; 610-527-0200. www.rosemont.edu/news/events/blogs/index.php/f. Volcano/Kaboom. Free. Closes 3/9.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne; 610-688-3553. www.wayneart.org. Expressions of Radnor. Free. Decorative Objects From Chanticleer. Free. Closes 3/10. Cucina Toscana. $90. 2/24. 6:30-9:30 pm. Boy Scout Photography Merit Badge Weekend Part I: Camera Operation. $25. Closes 2/25. Painting the Still Life Workshop. $200. Closes 2/26. Boy Scout Pottery Merit Badge Weekend Part I: Throwing & Handbuilding. $30. Closes 2/26.

Artists' Gallery 18 Bridge St., Lambertville; 609-397-4588. www.lambertvillearts.com. The heART of Lambertville. Free. Closes 3/4.

Artworks 19 Everett Alley, Trenton; 609-394-9436. www.artworkstrenton.org. Trenton Schools Exhibit. Free. Closes 2/25.

Hammonton Arts Center 219 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton; 609-567-5306. www.hammontonartscenter.org. Listeners Lounge.

Perkins Center for the Arts Moorestown 395 Kings Hwy., Moorestown; 856-235-6488. www.perkinscenter.org. Photography 31. Free. Closes 3/4. Matt Duke. $15. 2/24. 8 pm.

Rago Arts & Auction Center 333 N. Main St., Lambertville; 609-397-9374. www.ragoarts.com. Early 20th Century Auction. Free. 2/25. 12 pm.

Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts 22 N. High St., Millville; 856-327-4500. www.riverfrontcenter.org. Herstory 2012: Ladies of Leonardo. Free. Closes 3/10. This is My Home. Free. Closes 3/10.

Rowan University - Art Gallery 201 Mullica Hill Rd., Glassboro; 856-256-4521. www.rowan.edu/fpa/artgallery. Willie Cole: Deep Impressions. Free. Closes 3/10.

Delaware College of Art & Design 600 N. Market Street, Wilmington; 302-622-8000. www.dcad.edu. Annual Student Exhibition. Free. Closes 3/17.

Gallery 919 Market 919 Market St., Wilmington; 302-229-3266. John Kaplan: Not As I Pictured. Free. Closes 2/24.

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