Museum and gallery events

Posted: December 28, 2012

Art Museums & Institutions

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

The Barnes Foundation - Philadelphia 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; 215-278-7000. www.barnesfoundation.org. $18; $15 seniors 65 and over; $10 students and children 17 and under. Sat.-Mon., Wed.-Thu. 9:30 am-6 pm; Fri. 9:30 am-10 pm.

Brandywine River Museum Rte. 1 & Rte. 100, Chadds Ford; 610-388-2700. www.brandywinemuseum.org. Pop-Up! Illustration in 3-D. Closes 1/6. $12; $8 seniors; $6 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. www.chemheritage.org. 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. www.delart.org. The Storyteller's Art: Reimagining America Through Illustration. Closes 12/30. The Aesthetic Moment: The Art of Still Life. Closes 1/6. Young Artists Exhibition. Closes 1/13. So Beautifully Illustrated: Katharine Richardson Wireman & the Art of Illustration. Closes 1/6. Centennial Juried Exhibition. Closes 1/13. 12x12. Closes 1/13. Howard Pyle & His Students. John Sloan. American Art, 19th Century to the Present. The Copeland Sculpture Park. Highlights Tour. Closes 1/27. Exhibition Tour. Closes 1/27. $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/. Young Country: Rural Themes in Art. Free. Closes 1/27. Joe Girandola: Rise & Fall - Monumental Duct Tape Drawings. Free. Freak Antique: Contemporary Art Curios. Free. John Williams: Homeward Reflections. Free. Benjamin Duke: Thresholds. Free. 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. Daniel Arsham: Reach Ruin. $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. Jeremy Deller: Joy in People. Free. Closes 12/30. 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. Suspended Harmonies: Fiber Art by Ted Hallman. The Lenfest Exhibition of Pennsylvania Impressionism. Visual Heritage of Bucks County. Creative Hand, Discerning Heart: Story, Symbol, Self. Closes 12/30. Making Magic: Beauty in Word & Image. $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. Strategic Ambiguity: The Obscure, Nebulous, and Vague inSymbolist Prints. Free. Free; donations accepted. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

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

The Noyes Gallery at Hammonton 5 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. A Mine of Beauty: Landscapes by William Trost Richards. Closes 12/30. A New Look: Samuel F.B. Morse's Gallery of the Louvre. Building a Masterpiece: Frank Furness' Factory for Art. Closes 12/30. $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. The Female Gaze: Women Artists Making Their World. $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. Learning From Frank Furness: Louis Sullivan in 1873. Closes 12/30. Dancing Around the Bride: Cage, Cunningham, Johns, Rauschenberg & Duchamp. Closes 1/20. Notations: Sean Scully. Closes 1/31. Sol LeWitt: Lines in Four Directions in Flowers. Closes 5/1/2014. Ongoing: Chinese Snuff Bottles. Irish Silver. New York Dada. Presidential China. $20; $18 seniors 65 and over; $14 students and children 12-18; free 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. Cy Twombly: Sculptures. Ronaldus Shamask: Form, Fashion, Reflection. Paula Scher & Seymour Chwast - Double Portrait. $20; $18 seniors 65 and over; $14 students and children 12-18; free for children under 12. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art 615 N. Broad St.; 215-627-6747. www.rodephshalom.org. Permanent Collection. Free. Fran Gallun: Imagined Israel. Free. Free. Mon.-Thu. 10 am-4 pm; Fri. 10 am-2 pm.

Rodin Museum Franklin Parkway at 22d St.; 215-763-8100. www.rodinmuseum.org. Rediscovering Rodin. $8; $7 seniors 65 and over; $6 students and children 13-18; free for children 12 & under. Wed.-Mon. 10 am-5 pm.

Rosenbach Museum & Library 2008-2010 Delancey Pl.; 215-732-1600. www.rosenbach.org. Hands-on Tours. Closes 12/30. Maurice Sendak: A Legacy. $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. Trenton Makes Pottery: The Stoneware of James Rhodes. Closes 1/13. Over the River: The Artists of Yardley. Free. Closes 1/6. 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. Four Visions/Four Painters. Free. Closes 1/13. Roger Chavez: Interstitial Spaces - Void & Object. Free. Closes 1/13. 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. www.woodmereartmuseum.org. Selections From the Charles Knox Smith Collection. Free. Generations: Louise Fishman, Gertrude Fisher-Fishman & Razel Kapustin. Closes 1/6. Murray Dessner: A Retrospective. Closes 1/6. 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. Kathleen Shaver: Solo Show. Free. Closes 12/30. Rex Sexton: Paper Moon. Free. Closes 12/30. Jacqueline Unanue: Inner Codes. Free. Closes 1/27. Constance Culpepper: Interiors. Free. Closes 1/27.

Art in City Hall 116 City Hall; 215-686-9912. creativephl.org/tagged/Art-in-City-Hall. The West Collection. Free.

Artists' House Gallery 57 N. 2d St.; 215-923-8440. www.artistshouse.com. Anthony Palumbo. Free. Closes 1/27. Ted Walsh. Free. Closes 1/27. Kevin Cummins. Free. Closes 1/27. Mike East. Free. Closes 1/27. Aimee Denault. Free. Closes 1/27. Clarissa Shanahan: Old Carnival. Free. Closes 1/27.

The Arts Garage 1533 Ridge Ave.; 215-765-2702. theartsgarage.com. Reggae in the City.

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

Cerulean Arts 1355 Ridge Ave.; 267-514-8647. www.ceruleanarts.com. Reply Hazy, Try Again. Free. Closes 1/19.

The Clay Studio 139 N. Second St.; 215-925-3453. www.theclaystudio.org/. Gifted. Free. Closes 12/30.

F.A.N. Gallery 221 Arch St.; 215-922-5155. www.thefangallery.com. Kate Kern Mundie: New Paintings. Free. Closes 12/29.

Free Library of Philadelphia 1901 Vine St.; 215-686-5322. www.library.phila.gov. Ryan Parker. Free. Closes 12/31.

The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design 20th St. & The Parkway; 215-965-4045. www.thegalleriesatmoore.org. Emma Salamon: Vanitas. Free. Closes 1/12.

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

Gallery Joe 302 Arch St.; 215-592-7752. www.galleryjoe.com/. Small Scale: Expansive Visions. Free. Closes 1/5. Lynn Clibanoff: Down. Free. Closes 1/5.

Gross McCleaf Gallery 127 S. 16th St.; 215-665-8138. www.grossmccleaf.com. Douglas Martenson: Around the Bend - Recent Paintings. Free. Closes 12/29. Elizabeth Geiger: Recent Paintings. Free. Closes 12/29.

Highwire Gallery 2040 Frankford Ave.; 215-426-2685. highwiregallery.com. BYO Print Members Exhibition. Free. Closes 12/28.

Indigo Arts 1400 N. American St. #104; 215-765-1041. www.indigoarts.com/. Haitian Art: Old Masters and New Visions. Free.

James Oliver Gallery 723 Chestnut St., 4th Fl.; 215-923-1242. www.jamesolivergallery.com. Patterns & Narratives. Free. Closes 1/23.

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2d St.; 215-925-5389. www.artnet.com/lbecker.html. Three Painters: Joseph Marioni, Michael Toenges & Peter Tollens. Free.

LGTripp Gallery 47-49 N. 2d St.; 215-923-3110. www.lgtrippgallery.com. Focus: The 5th Annual Abstract Photography Exhibition. Free. Closes 1/12.

Locks Gallery 600 S. Washington Sq.; 215-629-1000. www.locksgallery.com. Works on Paper. Free. Closes 1/11. Sarah McCoubrey: Fate and Transport. Free. Closes 1/11.

Muse Gallery 52 N. 2d St.; 215-627-5310. www.musegalleryphiladelphia.com. Celebrating 35 Years! Part One. Free. Closes 12/30.

Newman Galleries 1625 Walnut St.; 215-563-1779. www.newmangalleries.com. Isa Barnett. Free. Closes 12/29.

Philadelphia Art Alliance 251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302. www.philartalliance.org. Joanna Manousis: Presence in the Past. Closes 1/27.

Philadelphia Foundation - Community Art Gallery 1234 Market St., Ste. 1800; 215-563-6417. www.philafound.org. Teen Machines. Free. Closes 1/18.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries 122 N. 3d St.; 215-592-0232. www.rodgerlapellegalleries.com. Paul Kane and Jimmy Bellew. Free. Closes 1/27.

Rosenfeld Gallery 113 Arch St.; 215-922-1376. www.therosenfeldgallery.com. Annual Small Works Show. Free. Closes 12/29.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. www.seraphingallery.com. Joan Wadleigh Curran: Accumulation. Free. Closes 1/20.

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

Snyderman-Works Gallery 303 Cherry St.; 215-238-9576. www.snyderman-works.com/. Larry Spaid. Free. Closes 1/19.

Temple University - Tyler School of Art 2001 N. 13th St.; 215-777-9144. www.temple.edu/tyler/exhibitions. Lizzie Ridout: Welcomes. Free. Jennifer Danos: 2018 North 12th Street. Free. Catherine Bertola: Unseen By All But Me Alone. Free. Hilary Berseth. Free. Tom Friedman: Untitled. Free.

Twenty-Two Gallery 236 S. 22d St.; 215-772-1911. twenty-twogallery.com/. Harold Kalmus: Recent Sculpture. Free. Closes 1/6.

University City Arts League 4226 Spruce St.; 215-382-7811. www.ucartsleague.org/. Sylvia A. Barkan: Her City, Her Home. Free. Closes 1/8.

University of Pennsylvania - VanPelt-Dietrich Library Center, Kamin Gallery 3420 Walnut St.; 215-898-7555. www.library.upenn.edu/vanpelt. Lesley Haas: Paper - A Deckled Edge. Free.

Wexler Gallery 201 N. 3d St.; 215-923-7030. www.wexlergallery.com/. Philipp Aduatz & Esque Studio. Free.

The Center for Art in Wood 141 N. 3d St.; 215-923-8000. centerforartinwood.org. Your Personal Hang-Ups. Donations accepted. Robin Wood's Cores Recycled: Exhibition & Fundraiser. Donations accepted.

Abington Art Center 515 Meetinghouse Rd., Jenkintown; 215-887-4882. www.abingtonartcenter.org. Annual Juried Show. Donations accepted. Closes 1/27. Athena Petra Tasiopoulos. Free. Closes 1/27. Eureka! Family Fun. $5. Closes 12/30.

Chadds Ford Gallery 1609 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-459-5510. www.awyethgallery.com. Christmas in Minature Exhibit. Free. Closes 12/30.

Darlington Arts Center 977 Shavertown Rd., Marcus Hook; 610-358-3632. www.darlingtonarts.org. ARTsisters Group Exhibition. Free. Closes 1/4.

Langman Gallery 2500 Moreland Rd., Willow Grove; 215-657-8333. www.langmangallery.com. 30th Anniversary Exhibition of Art Jewelry 2012. Free. Closes 12/30.

Main Line Unitarian Church 816 S. Valley Forge Rd., Devon; 610-688-8332. www.mluc.org. Emmy Lou Packard. Free. Closes 12/31.

Mennonite Heritage Center 565 Yoder Rd., Harleysville; 215-256-3020. www.mhep.org. Pennsylvania German Folk Art Sale. $5 donation on Nov. 30. Closes 12/29.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne; 610-688-3553. www.wayneart.org. Craft Forms 2012. Free. Closes 1/26. Body Language: Contemporary Art Jewelry. Free. Closes 1/26. Holiday Break Away Day Camp. $40-$75. Closes 12/28.

Artists' Gallery 18 Bridge St., Lambertville; 609-397-4588. www.lambertvillearts.com. 17th Annual Holiday Exhibition: The 18 Artists of Artists' Gallery. Free.

Home Fine Art Gallery 2 Church St., Mount Holly; 609-261-8634. www.homefineart.org. Carmen Altopiedi: A Retrospective. Free. Closes 1/27.

Gallery 919 Market 919 Market St., Wilmington; 302-229-3266. Tracey Landmann: Synthesia - Exploring Sensory Integration. Free. Closes 1/25.

Hardcastle Gallery 5714 Kennett Pike, Greenville; 302-655-5230. www.hardcastlegallery.com. Little Artworks, Little Prices. Free. Closes 1/5.

Somerville Manning Gallery Breck's Mill, 2d Floor, Greenville; 302-652-0271. www.somervillemanning.com/. Peter Sculthorpe. Free. Closes 12/29.

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