Philadelphia's First Friday and other gallery events for July

Posted: July 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 Friday night and throughout July at area art spaces.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery. 709 Walnut St., 215-413-8893, "Line // Print," prints by modern and contemporary artists, including Jasper Johns. July 10-Aug. 24.

Indigo Gallery. Crane Arts Building, 1400 N. American St., 215-765-1041, "East African Encounters: Contemporary Art from Kenya & Tanzania." Through Sept. 1.

LGTripp Gallery. 47-49 N. 2nd St., 215-923-3110, Through July 7, Charles Kalick, Ryan Pellak and Paul Rider. Reception 6-8:30 p.m. Friday. "RSVP 3," invitational show of work by 13 regional artists, July 13-Aug. 18. Receptions 4-6:30 p.m. July 14 and 6-8:30 p.m. Aug. 3.

Locks Gallery. 600 Washington Square South, 215-629-1000, Ellen Harvey, "Arcade/Arcadia." Also, Jun Kaneko. Both through July 13. Reception, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday.

Manayunk-Roxborough Artists' Co-Op. 419 Green Lane (rear), 215-482-3363, 4th Annual Juried Exhibition, featuring area artists. July 8-29. Reception, noon-3 p.m. July 8.

Philadelphia Art Alliance. 251 S. 18th St., 215-545-4302, "Flat Out," Eva Wylie; "Periphery," Michael Fujita; and "Shiny Monsters," Adam Wallacavage. Through July 15.

Philadelphia Foundation. 1234 Market St., Suite 1800, 215-563-6417, "Art Ability: A Celebration of Artists with Disabilities." Through Aug. 24.

Vox Populi. 319 N. 11th St., 215-238-1253. "VOX VIII," 8th annual juried exhibit of emerging artists. Friday-July 29. Reception, 6-11 p.m. Friday.

3rd Street Gallery. 58 N. 2nd St., 215-625-0993. Carol Albrecht, "Philadelphia Plus," and Constance Cone, "Pastel Landscapes." Through July 29. Receptions 5-9 p.m. Friday and 2-4 p.m. July 15.

Submit First Friday listings to Laurie Conrad at or 801 Market St., Suite 300, Philadelphia, PA 19107. August deadline is July 27.

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