Museum and gallery events

Posted: June 29, 2012

Art Museums & Institutions

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

Brandywine River Museum Rte. 1 & Rte. 100, Chadds Ford; 610-388-2700. A Painter's View: The Andrew Wyeth Studio. Pierced, Punched, Painted: Decorative Tinware From Winterthur. Closes 7/15. Summer Sojourns: Art on Holiday. Tours of the N.C. Wyeth House & Studio. Regular admission. $12; $6 seniors, students & children 6-12; free for children under 6 & for all Sun. until noon. Daily 9:30 am-4:30 pm.

Chemical Heritage Foundation 315 Chestnut St.; 215-925-2178. The Whole of Nature & the Mirror of Art. Free. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington; 302-571-9590. Tales of Folk & Fairies: The Life & Work of Katharine Pyle. Painted Poetry: The Art of Mary Page Evans. Closes 7/15. Beyond Words: The Symbolic Language of Plants. Howard Pyle & His Students. John Sloan. American Art, 19th Century to the Present. The Copeland Sculpture Park. Nina Katchadourian: Once Upon a Time in Delaware/In Quest of the Perfect Book. 100 Works for 100 Years. The Storyteller's Art: Reimagining America Through Illustration. $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. Emily Hermant: New Work. Free. Carson Zullinger: Entropy. Free. Mary Giehl: Functioning Systems. Free. Reduction to the Maximum. Free. Closes 7/1. Fragile Boundaries. Free. & the WORD Is.... Free. Tue., Thu.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Wed. & Sun. noon-5 pm.

The Fabric Workshop & Museum 1214 Arch St.; 215-568-8888. Jennifer Steinkamp: The Death of the Moth. Mark Bradford: Geppetto. $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. First Among Equals. Free. Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show. Free. Wed.-Fri. noon-8 pm, Sat.-Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

James A. Michener Art Museum 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown; 215-340-9800. The Lenfest Exhibition of Pennsylvania Impressionism. Visual Heritage of Bucks County. Have Gags, Will Travel: The Life & Times of a New York Cartoonist. Closes 7/1. Offering of the Angels: Treasures From the Uffizi Gallery. $15; $13 seniors; $11 students with ID; $7.50 children 6-18; free for children 6 and under. To Stir, Inform & Inflame: The Art of Tony Auth. $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. Free; donations accepted. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts 1048 Washington St., Cape May; 609-884-5404. Cape May's 20th Century Renaissance. Free.

The Noyes Gallery at Hammonton 5 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 - Historic Landmark Building 118-128 N. Broad St.; 215-972-7600. George Tooker's Highway. PAFA & Dr. Barnes. Closes 7/8. Ray Yoshida: Of, To & From. Closes 7/8. American Art Starts Here: PAFA Refreshed, Reloaded. $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. Gallery 128. Free. Robert Ryman: Philadelphia Prototype. Dive Deep: Eric Fischl & the Process of Painting. $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 - Perelman Building Fairmount Ave.; 215-763-8100. Collab: Four Decades of Giving Modern & Contemporary Design. Craft Spoken Here. Cy Twombly: Sculptures. $7. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art 615 N. Broad St.; 215-627-6747. Rachel Kanter: The New Sacred. Free. Closes 7/23. Permanent Collection. Free. 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. Pen to Publisher: The Life of Three Sendak Picture Books. Closes 7/15. Who Owns Ulysses?. 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. Historic Textiles: Contemporary Conversation. Free. Closes 7/13. Uncommon Threads. Free. Closes 7/13. Mon.-Fri. 9 am-5 pm.

Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion 319 East State St., Trenton; 609-989-3632. Home on the Canal: Bridge & Lock Tenders Houses on the Delaware & Raritan Canal. Free. Decorative Arts Collection. Free. Fine Arts Collection. Free. Historical Artifacts Collection. Free. Trenton Makes. 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. Francoise Gilot: Transitions. Free. Annual Juried Exhibition. Free. Free. 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. Selections From the Charles Knox Smith Collection. Free. Haunting Narratives: Detours From Philadelphia Realism, 1935 to the Present. Closes 7/15. Salvatore Pinto: A Retrospective Celebrating the Barnes Legacy. Closes 7/15. Take a Seat! Adirondack Chairs, Re-Interpreted. 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.


3rd Street Gallery 58 N. Second St.; 215-625-0993. Jean Burdick: Fragmented Patterns. Free. Closes 7/1. Keith Sharp: Fabricated. Free. Closes 7/1. Carol Albrecht: Philadelphia Plus. Free. Constance Cone: Pastel Landscapes. Free.

Art in City Hall 116 City Hall; 215-686-9912. Philly Residencies. Free. Closes 7/20.

B Square Gallery 614 S. 9th St.; 215-625-0692. Twelve by Twelve. Free. Closes 6/30.

Carol Schwartz Gallery 101 Bethlehem Pike; 215-242-4510. Nancy Beck: Beck's Bon Voyage Show. Free. Closes 6/30.

Center for Architecture 1218 Arch St.; 215-569-3186. Walking Tour: Emergence of a Modern Metropolis. $15; $5 children under 12. Closes 7/28.

Chestnut Hill Gallery 8117 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-2549. A Summer's Palette. Free. Closes 6/30.

The Clay Studio 139 N. Second St.; 215-925-3453. Sandy Simon. Free. Closes 7/1. Martha Grover. Free. Closes 7/1. The Work Exchange Exhibition. Free. Closes 7/1.

Drexel University - Leonard Pearlstein Gallery 3215 Market St.; 215-895-2548. Brecht in Poland: Poster Designs for the Threepenny Opera, 1979-1990. Free. Closes 7/27.

F.A.N. Gallery 221 Arch St.; 215-922-5155. Evan Harrington. Free. Closes 6/30.

Fleisher/Ollman Gallery 1616 Walnut St., Ste. 100; 215-545-7562. A Complete Die. Free.

Free Library of Philadelphia 1901 Vine St.; 215-686-5322. Materials Transformed: The Art of African Sculpture. Free.

The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design 20th St. & The Parkway; 215-965-4045. Kate Stewart & Ward Davenny: Civil Dusk. Free. Lanny Sommese: Off the Wall - On the Wall. Free. All Together Now. Free. Closes 7/28. 5 Into 1. Free. Closes 7/21.

Gallery 339 339 South 21st St.; 215-731-1530. Kelli Connell: Double Life. Free. Closes 7/21. Andrea Modica: Best Friends. Free. Closes 7/21.

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

Highwire Gallery 2040 Frankford Ave.; 215-426-2685. Portraits: Narrative, Intimate and Anonymous. Free. Closes 6/29.

Indigo Arts 1400 N. American St. #104; 215-765-1041. East Africa Encounters: Contemporary Art from Kenya & Tanzania. Free.

James Oliver Gallery 723 Chestnut St., 4th Fl.; 215-923-1242. Joe Meiser: Influx. Free.

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2nd St.; 215-925-5389. Marcia Hafif: Late Roman Paintings. Free. Closes 6/30.

LGTripp Gallery 47-49 N. 2nd St.; 215-923-3110. Trio Exhibition: Charles Kalik, Ryan Pellak, Paul Rider. Free. Closes 7/7.

Locks Gallery 600 S. Washington Sq.; 215-629-1000. Ellen Harvey: Arcade/Arcadia. Free. Closes 7/13. Jun Kaneko. Free. Closes 7/13.

Muse Gallery 52 N. Second St.; 215-627-5310. Four Play. Free. Closes 6/29.

Pentimenti Gallery 133 N. Second St.; 215-625-9990. Jacque Liu: Milk Drunk. Free. Closes 6/30. Shane McAdams: Down & Out the Rabbit Hole. Free. Closes 6/30.

Philadelphia Art Alliance 251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302. Flat Out: Screen Print Installation. Periphery: Multimedia Works. Shiny Monsters: An Installation by Adam Wallacavage.

Philadelphia Foundation - Community Art Gallery 1234 Market St., Ste. 1800; 215-563-6417. Art Ability: A Celebration of Artists With Disabilities. Free.

The Print Center 1614 Latimer St.; 215-735-6090. Emma Wilcox: Where it Falls. Free. Closes 7/28.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries 122 N. 3rd St.; 215-592-0232. Irresistible and Made in America.

Schmidt/Dean Gallery 1710 Sansom St., 2nd Fl.; 215-569-9433. Wei Jia: New Paintings. Closes 6/30.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. Homage to the Barnes: A Group Show in Salon Style Hanging. Free. Closes 7/15.

Slought Foundation 4017 Walnut St.; 215-701-4627. John Cage: How to Get Started. Donations accepted.

Twenty-Two Gallery 236 S. 22nd St.; 215-772-1911. Rosemary Castiglioni: TransFICTION. Free. Closes 7/8.

University of the Arts - Gallery 1401 211 S. Broad St., 14th Fl.; 215-717-6300. Rita Maas: Reality TV. Free.

University of the Arts - Sol Mednick Gallery 211 S. Broad St., 15th Fl.; 215-717-6300. Paula McCartney: Bird Watching. Free.

Vox Populi 319 A N. 11th St., 3rd Fl.; 215-238-1236. Brian Kokoska & Jonathan VanDyke: Painting Bitten by a Man. Free. Closes 7/1.

Wexler Gallery 201 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-7030. Wild Nature. Free. Closes 6/30.

White Stone Gallery 4219 Main St.; 215-482-7700. April Harrison: This is My Song. Free. Closes 7/7.

The Center for Art in Wood 141 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-8000. Hooked on Wood. Closes 7/21.

Abington Art Center 515 Meetinghouse Rd., Jenkintown; 215-887-4882. Heather Ujiie. Donations accepted. Closes 7/27. Colin Keefe. Donations accepted. Lisa E. Nanni. Donations accepted. Lorraine Glessner. Free. Large Flowerheads. $5. 7/5. 7 pm.

Bucks County Gallery of Fine Art 77 W. Bridge St., New Hope; 215-862-5272. Visions of Barcadia. Free. Closes 6/30.

Gratz Gallery & Conservation Studio 68 S. Main St., Doylestown; 215-348-2500. Extraordinary Paintings From a Private Collection. Free.

Main Line Unitarian Church 816 S. Valley Forge Rd., Devon; 610-688-8332. Mary Kane, Sabine Rehm, Ann Keech, & Barbara Bugliani. Free.

Phoenix Village Art Center 207 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-983-9430. ARTsisters: An Extraordinary Event. Free. Closes 7/2.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne; 610-688-3553. Faculty Exhibition. Free. Closes 6/30. Plein Air Festival. Free. Closes 6/30.

Abstract Expressions Contemporary Art Gallery 70 High St., Mount Holly; 609-267-7513. ABstract EXpressions Art Gallery Summer Show. Free.

Artists' Gallery 18 Bridge St., Lambertville; 609-397-4588. Absorptions and Immersions. Free. Closes 7/1.

Great Bay Gallery 829 Bay Ave., Somers Point; 609-653-4991. Things As They Are...Changed. Free. Closes 7/21.

Home Fine Art Gallery 2 Church St., Mount Holly; 609-261-8634. A Shared Aesthetic: Common Ground. Closes 7/28.

Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences 120 Long Beach Blvd., Harvey Cedars; 609-494-1241. LBIF Faculty Exhibition. Free.

Ocean Galleries 9618 Third Ave., Stone Harbor; 609-368-7777. The Art of Graham Nash. Free. Closes 7/8.

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

SOMA NewArt Gallery 31 Perry St., Cape May; 609-898-7488. June Exhibition. Free.

Gallery 919 Market 919 Market St., Wilmington; 302-229-3266. Kathy Ruck. Free. Closes 6/29.

Somerville Manning Gallery Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor, Greenville; 302-652-0271. The Longest Light of Summer. Free.

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