Museum and gallery events

Posted: February 15, 2013

Art Museums & Institutions

African American Heritage Museum 661 Jackson Rd., Newtonville, NJ; 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. The Magic Pencil of the Amazing F.O.C. Darley. Closes 3/10. $12; $8 seniors; $6 students & children 6-12; free 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. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington; 302-571-9590. www.delart.org. 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. State of the Art: Illustration 100 Years After Howard Pyle. Highlights Tour. Exhibition Tour. $12; $10 seniors; $6 children 7-18; free 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/. John Williams: Homeward Reflections. Benjamin Duke: Thresholds. imPERFECT CITY: A User-Generated Community. Kerry Adams: This Space Is Intentionally Left Blank. Implied Narrative: Contemporary Figurative Drawing. 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. Tacita Dean: Merce Cunningham Performs STILLNESS. $3; free 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. White Petals Surround Your Yellow Heart. Brian Weil. Glitter and Folds. 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. www.michenerartmuseum.org. The Lenfest Exhibition of Pennsylvania Impressionism. Visual Heritage of Bucks County. Suspended Harmonies: Fiber Art by Ted Hallman. Closes 3/3. Making Magic: Beauty in Word & Image. The Mind's Eye: 50 Years of Photography by Jerry Uelsmann. $10; $9 seniors; $7.50 students; $5 youth 6-18; free 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 in Symbolist Prints. Free. Closes 3/1. 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, NJ; 609-561-8006. www.noyesmuseum.org/hammonton.html. Tue.-Wed. 11 am-6 pm; Thu. 1-9 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 New Look: Samuel F.B. Morse's Gallery of the Louvre. PAFA After Dark: Peep Show. $10 advance; $15 day of event. 2/21. 6-9 pm. $10; $8 seniors & students; $6 youth 5-18; free members & 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 members & 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. Chinese Snuff Bottles. New York Dada. Treasures of the Alfred Stieglitz Center: Photographs from the Permanent Collection. Medieval Art Stops. Closes 2/24. Drawing Together. Closes 2/24. $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. Closes 3/10. Paula Scher & Seymour Chwast - Double Portrait. $20; $18 seniors 65 and over; $14 students and children 12-18; free 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. Fran Gallun: Imagined Israel. 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 12 & under. Wed.-Mon. 10 am-5 pm.

Rosenbach Museum & Library 2008-10 Delancey Pl.; 215-732-1600. www.rosenbach.org. Maurice Sendak: A Legacy. Hands-on Tours. $10; $8 seniors; $5 students & youth 5-18; free 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. Circles Within Circles - Jewish Time Frames. Free. Mon.-Fri. 9 am-5 pm.

Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion 319 E State St., Trenton; 609-989-3632. www.ellarslie.org. Decorative Arts Collection. Fine Arts Collection. Historical Artifacts Collection. Stephen Smith, Florence Moonan & William Hogan: In My View. Free. Closes 2/24. Stained Glass Design with Judy Sears. $20. Closes 2/23. 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. Jennifer Karady: In Country - Soldiers' Stories From Iraq & Afghanistan. Grass Roots: African Origins of an American Art. 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. Just In: Recent Acquisitions in the Collection of Woodmere Art Museum. Objects of Desire: Philip Jamison Collection. Philip Jamison Watercolor: The Spirit of Chester County. Free. Special exhibits: $10; $7 seniors; free 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. Free. Closes 2/24.

Allens Lane Art Center 601 W. Allens Ln.; 215-248-0546. www.allenslane.org. Brienne Rosner & Michelle Marcuse. Free. Closes 2/15.

Art in City Hall 116 City Hall; 215-686-9912. creativephl.org/tagged/Art-in-City-Hall. The West Collection. Free. Closes 2/22.

Artists' House Gallery 57 N. 2d St.; 215-923-8440. www.artistshouse.com. Valerie Craig. Free. Closes 2/24. Saskia Ozols Eubanks. Free. Closes 2/24.

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

Asian Arts Initiative 1219-23 Vine St.; 215-557-0455. www.asianartsinitiative.org. That Person Who Is Your Creation: Iranian Women Exploring the Feminine Self. Free.

Athenaeum of Philadelphia 219 S. 6th St.; 215-925-2688. www.philaathenaeum.org. The Art of the Fan: Beyond the Victorian Lady. Free.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery 709 Walnut St.; 215-413-8893. www.bridgettemayergallery.com. Shelley Spector: But Not as Much as Tomorrow. Free. Closes 2/23.

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

Cerulean Arts 1355 Ridge Ave.; 267-514-8647. www.ceruleanarts.com. Urban Perspectives: Allison Syvertsen & Benjamin Gallman. Free. Closes 2/16.

Crane Arts 1400 N. American St.; 215-232-3203. www.cranearts.com. InLiquid's Silent Auction & Benefit. $40 advance; $50 day of event. 2/15. 6:30-9:30 pm.

F.A.N. Gallery 221 Arch St.; 215-922-5155. www.thefangallery.com. Al Gury: New Paintings. Free. Closes 2/23.

Free Library of Philadelphia 1901 Vine St.; 215-686-5322. www.library.phila.gov. Life, Legend and Landscape in Japanese Prints. Free.

The Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design 20th St. & The Parkway; 215-965-4045. www.thegalleriesatmoore.org. Thomas Glassford: Afterglow. Living as Form (The Nomadic Version). Free.

Gallery 339 339 S 21st St.; 215-731-1530. www.gallery339.com/. Henry Horenstein, Tales From the '70s: Honky Tonk & Speedway. Free.

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

Gravers Lane Gallery 8405 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-1603. www.graverslanegallery.net. The Stained Glass Project: Windows that Open Doors. Free. Closes 2/23.

Gross McCleaf Gallery 127 S. 16th St.; 215-665-8138. www.grossmccleaf.com. Perky Edgerton: Short Stories. Closes 2/23. Thomas Paquette: Souvenir. Free. Closes 2/23.

Indigo Arts 1400 N. American St. #104; 215-765-1041. www.indigoarts.com/. Africa Imprint. Free. Closes 3/9.

James Oliver Gallery 723 Chestnut St., 4th Fl.; 215-923-1242. www.jamesolivergallery.com. Abstraction/Phenomenal World. Free.

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2nd St.; 215-925-5389. www.artnet.com/lbecker.html. Three Painters: Joseph Marioni, Michael Toenges & Peter Tollens. Free. Closes 2/16.

LGTripp Gallery 47-49 N. 2d St.; 215-923-3110. www.lgtrippgallery.com. James Erikson: Quartet. Closes 2/23. Timothy Gierschick: Recent Paintings. Free. Closes 2/23.

Locks Gallery 600 S. Washington Sq.; 215-629-1000. www.locksgallery.com. Souvenirs. Closes 2/28. Catch as Catch Can. Free.

Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center (MRAC) 419 Green La.; 215-482-3363. www.mrartcenter.org. Retribution For Youth. Free. Closes 2/24.

Muse Gallery 52 N. Second St.; 215-627-5310. www.musegalleryphiladelphia.com. Judy Caldwell. Free. Closes 2/24.

Old City Jewish Art Center (OCJAC) 119 N. 3d St.; 215-923-1222. www.jewishartcenter.com/. Walk in the Woods. Free. Closes 2/20.

Painted Bride Art Center 230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914. www.paintedbride.org. BalletFleming: The Movement of the Heart. $25. Closes 2/15. Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company. $25 advance; $30 day of show. Closes 2/23.

Pentimenti Gallery 133 N. Second St.; 215-625-9990. www.pentimenti.com/. Judy Gelles: I Want to Grow Up Fast. Free. Closes 2/23.

Philadelphia Art Alliance 251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302. www.philartalliance.org. The Tool at Hand.

Philadelphia Foundation - Community Art Gallery 1234 Market St., Ste. 1800; 215-563-6417. www.philafound.org. Fresh Eyes / Fresh Artists. Free.

The Plastic Club 247 S. Camac St.; 215-545-9324. www.plasticclub.org. Home and History. Free. Closes 2/21.

The Print Center 1614 Latimer St.; 215-735-6090. www.printcenter.org/. Jennifer Greenburg: Revising History. Talia Greene: Cross Pollination. Anne Massoni: Holding. Free.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries 122 N. 3d St.; 215-592-0232. www.rodgerlapellegalleries.com. Reza Ghanad: Seeking a New Eden. Free. Closes 2/27.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. www.seraphingallery.com. Masters and Mavericks. Free.

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/. The Brandywine Workshop - A Unique Vision. Free. Closes 2/23.

Temple University - Tyler School of Art 2001 N. 13th St.; 215-777-9144. www.temple.edu/tyler/exhibitions. Lizzie Ridout: Welcomes. Closes 2/23. Jennifer Danos: 2018 North 12th Street. Closes 2/23. Catherine Bertola: Unseen By All But Me Alone. Closes 2/23. Hilary Berseth. Closes 2/23. Tom Friedman: Untitled. Free. Closes 2/23.

Twelve Gates Arts 51 N. 2d St.; 215-253-8578. twelvegatesarts.org. Salaam Bombay: Beauty & Chaos in the Urban Environment. Free. Closes 2/23.

Twenty-Two Gallery 236 S. 22d St.; 215-772-1911. twenty-twogallery.com/. Ken Schutz: Volume. Free. Closes 3/3.

University City Arts League 4226 Spruce St.; 215-382-7811. www.ucartsleague.org/. Eli VandenBerg: Objectifying Identity - Familiy Portraits. Free. Closes 2/15.

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. Closes 2/15.

University of the Arts - Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery 333 S. Broad St.; 215-717-6480. www.uarts.edu/about/rosenwald-wolf-gallery. Lenore Tawney: Wholly Unlooked For. Free. Closes 3/1.

Wexler Gallery 201 N. 3d St.; 215-923-7030. www.wexlergallery.com/. Philipp Aduatz & Esque Studio. Free. Closes 2/23.

The Center for Art in Wood 141 N. 3d St.; 215-923-8000. centerforartinwood.org. Challenge VIII: Bartram's Boxes Remix. Free.

The Art Trust 16 W. Market St., West Chester; 484-467-1664. www.thearttrust.com. Papyrus: From Book Arts to Sculpture. Free.

Bucks County Community College - Hicks Art Center Gallery 275 Swamp Rd., Newtown; 215-504-8531. www.bucks.edu/news/culture/hicks. Philadelphia Seen. Free. Closes 3/13.

Chadds Ford Gallery 1609 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-459-5510. www.awyethgallery.com. Blues Brothers Exhibit. Free. Closes 2/24.

Community Arts Center 414 Plush Mill Rd., Wallingford; 610-566-1713. www.communityartscenter.org. In Person: A Celebration of the Human Form Exhibition. Free. Closes 3/1.

Darlington Arts Center 977 Shavertown Rd., Marcus Hook; 610-358-3632. www.darlingtonarts.org. Diana Balderson: Mixed Media Paintings. Free. Closes 2/26. Valentine's Ballroom Dance Workshop. $40 couple. 2/15. 7-8:30 pm.

Haverford College - Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery 370 Lancaster Ave., Haverford; 610-896-1287. www.haverford.edu/exhibits. Hank Willis Thomas: OPP - Other People's Property. Free. Closes 3/8.

Swarthmore College - List Gallery 500 College Ave., Swarthmore; 610-328-7811. Sedrick Huckaby: Hidden in Plain Sight. Free. Closes 2/24.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne; 610-688-3553. www.wayneart.org. Expressions of Radnor: Radnor Township Juried Exhibition. Elsewhere: Recent Work by Jim Cobb. Free. Mom & Daughter Jewelry Workshop. $45 child/adult. 2/16. 1-3:30 pm.

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

Artworks 19 Everett Alley, Trenton; 609-394-9436. www.artworkstrenton.org. World Sampler. Free. Closes 2/23.

Perkins Center for the Arts Moorestown 395 Kings Hwy., Moorestown; 856-235-6488. www.perkinscenter.org. Photography 32. Free. Closes 3/3.

Rowan University - Art Gallery 201 Mullica Hill Rd., Glassboro; 856-256-4521. www.rowan.edu/fpa/artgallery. Common Interests: Mobility & Transformation of Public Life. Free.

Gallery 919 Market 919 Market St., Wilmington; 302-229-3266. Simmie Knox. Free. Closes 2/22.

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