Here's the gallery lineup for First Friday & beyond

Posted: April 06, 2012

MANY GALLERIES stay open later on the first Friday of the month. Some schedule special events for second Fridays. Here's what's happening tonight and this month at art spaces around the region.

Artists' House Gallery. 57 N. 2nd St., 215-923-8440, Oil paintings and pastels by various artists. Through April 29. Reception 5-8:30 p.m. Friday.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery. 709 Walnut St., 215-413-8893, "German Gómez: Diary Portraits." Through April 28.

The Center for Art in Wood. 141 N. 3rd St., 215-923-8000, A 25th-anniversary exhibition, "Turning to Art in Wood: A Creative Journey," has more than 100 objects from the collection. Through April 21.

Fleisher/Ollman. 1616 Walnut St., Suite 100, 215-545-7562, The Dufala Brothers. Through May 12.

Galleries at the Gershman Y. 401 S. Broad St., 215-446-3022, "Mending=Art," guest-curated by fiber artist Diane Savona. "Between Color and Light," photographer Adele Aron Greenspun. Through May 6.

Indigo Gallery. Crane Arts Building, 1400 N. American St., 215-765-1041, Indigo-dyed textiles from Africa. Through April 28.

LGTripp Gallery. 47-49 N. 2nd St., 215-923-3110, David Foss, Lisa Sylvester. Through April 28. Receptions 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, 5-7 p.m. Saturday.

Locks Gallery. 600 Washington Square South, 215-629-1000, Orit Hofshi, "Pharos." Through April 13.

Manayunk-Roxborough Artists' Co-Op. 419 Green Lane (rear), 215-482-3363, "Reflections on Myth and Memory," Kevin Convery. Through April 29.

Muse Gallery. 52 N. 2nd St., 215-627-5310, "Breathing Space," paintings by Joan McNamara. Through April 29. Reception 5-8 p.m. Friday.

Pentimenti. 145 N. 2nd St., 215-625-9990, Matt Haffner, "A Slight Spectacle." Travis Childers, "Naturally Inorganic." Through April 30.

Philadelphia Art Alliance. 251 S. 18th St., 215-545-4302, "Found Subjects," jewelry by Sondra Sherman; "Binary," textiles by Andrea Donnelly; "A Sense of Place," group exhibit curated by Bruce Hoffman. Through April 21.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries. 122 N. 3rd St., 215-592-0232, "Blues Moves," Tom Gardner, Linda Langhorst, Martin Poole. Through April 29. Reception 6-10 p.m. Friday.

Rosenfeld Gallery. 113 Arch St., 215-922-1376, Encaustic paintings by Dale Roberts. Sculpture by David Krevolin. Through April 29.

Seed On Diamond Gallery. 124 Diamond St., 267-973-5242, Alison Mierzykowski, "Forgiven." Through April 13.

Stedman Gallery. North 3rd Street between Cooper and Pearl streets, 856-225-6245. "Cuentos Populares: Latino Folk Tales Illustrated by Latino Artists." Through April 25.

Top Hat Bar & Lounge. 247 Market St., 2nd floor. "From Behind the Chair to Behind the Lens," photography by Matt DiGennaro, 7-10 p.m. Friday.

Twenty-Two Gallery. 236 S. 22nd St., 215-772-1911, Eric N. Fausnacht, "Fowl Images." Ends Sunday. William G. Middleton, "Body Aesthetic," April 13-May 6. Reception 6-9 p.m. April 13.

Ven & Vaida Gallery. 18 S. 3rd St., 215-592-4099, "You Are Beautiful: A Work about Natural Beauty in the Age of Artificial Reproduction," photography by Adrian Abonce. Through May 2. Reception 6-8 p.m. Friday.

Villanova University Art Gallery. Connelly Center, 800 Lancaster Ave., Villanova, 610-519-4612. Retrospective on artist/illustrator Ray Sternbergh (1931-2002). Through April 11.

Vox Populi. 319 N. 11th St., 215-238-1253. New work by member artists Leah Bailis, Bruce Campbell, Kara Crombie and Linda Yun. Through April 29. Reception 6-11 p.m. Friday. n

Submit First Friday listings to Laurie Conrad at or 400 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19130. May deadline is April 27.

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