Museum and gallery events

Posted: March 22, 2013

Art Museums & Institutions

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

The Barnes Foundation - Philadelphia 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; 215-278-7000. $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. Andrew Wyeth's Ides of March: The Making of a Masterpiece. $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. 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. 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. Gertrude Kasebier's Photographs of the Eight: Portraits for Promotion. Imagined Places: The Art of Alexi Natchev. Creative Powers: Selections from Art Ability. 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. John Williams: Homeward Reflections. Closes 3/31. Benjamin Duke: Thresholds. Closes 3/31. imPerfect City: A User-Generated Community. Kerry Adams: This Space Is Intentionally Left Blank. Closes 4/21. Implied Narrative: Contemporary Figurative Drawing. Drift: A Series of Citywide Engagements. Free. Tue., Thu.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Wed. & Sun. noon-5 pm.

The Fabric Workshop & Museum 1214 Arch St.; 215-568-8888. $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. White Petals Surround Your Yellow Heart. Brian Weil. Closes 3/31. Glitter and Folds. Closes 3/31. Free For All. Free. 3/27. 6:30 pm. 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. Making Magic: Beauty in Word & Image. Closes 3/31. The Mind's Eye: 50 Years of Photography by Jerry Uelsmann. The Brush Is Mightier Than the Sword. Transformations II: Works in Steel by Karl Stirner. $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. Charles Searles: The Mask of Abstraction. Free; donations accepted. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm.

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

The Noyes Gallery at Hammonton 5 S. Second St., Hammonton, NJ; 609-561-8006. 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. George Tooker's Highway. American Art Starts Here: PAFA Refreshed, Reloaded. A New Look: Samuel F.B. Morse's Gallery of the Louvre. Closes 4/14. Modern Women at PAFA: From Cassatt to O'Keeffe. $10; $8 seniors & students; $6 youth 5-18; free 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. The Female Gaze: Women Artists Making Their World. Closes 4/7. Charles Searles: New Depths. $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. Chinese Snuff Bottles. New York Dada. Treasures of the Alfred Stieglitz Center: Photographs from the Permanent Collection. Closes 4/7. Notations: Sean Scully. Great & Mighty Things: Outsider Art From the Jill & Sheldon Bonovitz Collection. The Art of Golf. Medieval Art Stops. Closes 3/24. Drawing Together. Wednesday Knight: A Call to Arms. 3/27. 7-8:30 pm. $20; $18 seniors 65 and over; $14 students and children 13-18; free 12 and under. Tue. & Thu., Sat.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm; Wed. & Fri. 10 am-8:45 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Perelman Building Fairmount Ave.; 215-763-8100. Cy Twombly: Sculptures. Closes 3/31. Paula Scher & Seymour Chwast - Double Portrait. Closes 4/13. Journeys to New Worlds. All Dressed Up: Fashions for Children & Their Families. $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. Permanent Collection. Fran Gallun: Imagined Israel. Closes 4/15. Free. Mon.-Thu. 10 am-4 pm; Fri. 10 am-2 pm.

Rodin Museum Franklin Parkway at 22d St.; 215-763-8100. 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. 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. Mon.-Fri. 9 am-5 pm.

Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion 319 E State St., Trenton; 609-989-3632. Decorative Arts Collection. Fine Arts Collection. Historical Artifacts Collection. More Than a Rug - Tapestries, Paintings & Sculpture. Free. Closes 4/19. 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. Jennifer Karady: In Country - Soldiers' Stories From Iraq & Afghanistan. Closes 4/7. 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. Objects of Desire: Philip Jamison Collection. Philip Jamison Watercolor: The Spirit of Chester County. Free. Charles Searles: A Focus on the Figure. 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.


3rd Street Gallery 58 N. Second St.; 215-625-0993. Abstract Adventures. Closes 3/30. Landscapes. Free. Closes 3/30.

Allens Lane Art Center 601 W. Allens Ln.; 215-248-0546. Melancholy Play. $18 advance; $20 day of show. Closes 3/23.

Artists' House Gallery 57 N. 2d St.; 215-923-8440. New Faces of 2013. Free. Closes 3/31.

The Arts Garage 1533 Ridge Ave.; 215-765-2702. Reggae in the City. Closes 3/29.

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

Bridgette Mayer Gallery 709 Walnut St.; 215-413-8893. Rebecca Rutstein: Deep Rift. Free. Closes 3/30.

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

The Center for Emerging Visual Artists 1521 Locust St.; 215-546-7775. Berlin: Landscape of Memory. Free.

Cerulean Arts 1355 Ridge Ave.; 267-514-8647. Richard Estell: Natural Order. Free. Closes 4/13.

F.A.N. Gallery 221 Arch St.; 215-922-5155. David Bottini: New Paintings. Free. Closes 3/30.

Free Library of Philadelphia 1901 Vine St.; 215-686-5322. Life, Legend and Landscape in Japanese Prints. Textile Art With a Message: Asafo Military Flags of the Fante People. Free. Closes 3/24.

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

Gallery Joe 302 Arch St.; 215-592-7752. Christine Hiebert: Space for the Mark. Free.

Gross McCleaf Gallery 127 S. 16th St.; 215-665-8138. Max Mason: Great American Landscape. Closes 3/30. Brian Kreydatus: Home and Work. Free. Closes 3/30.

Highwire Gallery 2040 Frankford Ave.; 215-426-2685. Koo/Kinney/Shinn. Free. Closes 3/24. Fursaxa. $6-$8. 3/22. 8 pm. Bad Braids. $6. 3/24. 8 pm.

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2d St.; 215-925-5389. Tim Schwartz & Ian White Williams: Fjord Club Wagon. Free. Closes 4/20.

LGTripp Gallery 47-49 N. 2d St.; 215-923-3110. Virginia Bradley: A Fragile Grace. Closes 3/30. Paul Davis Jones: Surfacing. Free. Closes 3/30.

Locks Gallery 600 S. Washington Sq.; 215-629-1000. Catch as Catch Can. Free. Closes 3/30.

Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center (MRAC) 419 Green La.; 215-482-3363. 57th Annual Members Art Exhibit. Free. Closes 3/24.

Muse Gallery 52 N. Second St.; 215-627-5310. 35th Anniversary Muse Gallery Exhibit. Free. Closes 3/31.

Old City Jewish Art Center (OCJAC) 119 N. 3rd St.; 215-923-1222. Freedom. Free. Closes 3/28.

Pentimenti Gallery 133 N. Second St.; 215-625-9990. Mark Khaisman: It Is, On the Other Hand, A Very Beautiful Bag. Closes 4/13. Anne Lindberg: Chroma. Free. Closes 4/13.

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

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 S. 50th St.; 215-726-1106. Losang Samten: Kalachakra Mandala (Wheel of Time). Free. Closes 3/22.

Philadelphia Foundation - Community Art Gallery 1234 Market St., Ste. 1800; 215-563-6417. Fresh Eyes / Fresh Artists. Free. Closes 4/19.

Philadelphia International Institute (PII Gallery) 242 Race St.; 215-592-1022. Family with MB Grupa Realizacji. Free. Closes 3/30.

Schmidt/Dean Gallery 1710 Sansom St., 2d Fl.; 215-569-9433. Tracy Stuckey: Pecos Bill and Other Tall Tales. Free. Closes 3/30.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. Barbara Bullock: Chasing After Spirits. Free. Closes 4/21.

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

Snyderman-Works Gallery 303 Cherry St.; 215-238-9576. Storylines: Sculptures & Drawings by Norma Minkowitz. Free.

Twenty-Two Gallery 236 S. 22d St.; 215-772-1911. Michael J. Moore Jr.: Context and Circumstance. Free. Closes 4/7.

Wexler Gallery 201 N. 3d St.; 215-923-7030. New Visions. Free.

The Center for Art in Wood 141 N. 3d St.; 215-923-8000. Challenge VIII: Bartram's Boxes Remix. Mark Gardner: Call-and-Response. Hans and Jakob Weissflog: Bordering on the Impossible. Free.

The Art Trust 16 W. Market St., West Chester; 484-467-1664. Papyrus: From Book Arts to Sculpture. Free. Closes 3/22.

Chadds Ford Gallery 1609 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-459-5510. William Basciani & John Hannafin. Free. Closes 3/24.

Community Arts Center 414 Plush Mill Rd., Wallingford; 610-566-1713. Paper Space. Free. Friday Night Live Concert. $10. 3/22. 7 pm.

Darlington Arts Center 977 Shavertown Rd., Marcus Hook; 610-358-3632. Pastel Pastiche: A Potpourri of Impressions From Around the Delaware Valley. Free. Closes 4/5.

Haverford College - Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery 370 Lancaster Ave., Haverford; 610-896-1287. White Boys. Free.

Main Line Art Center 746 Panmure Rd., Haverford; 610-525-0272. Urban Pop: 9th Annual Betsy Meyer Memorial Exhibition. Free. Closes 4/12.

Main Line Unitarian Church 816 S. Valley Forge Rd., Devon; 610-688-8332. Amie Potsic: Made In China. Free.

Mennonite Heritage Center 565 Yoder Rd., Harleysville; 215-256-3020. Traditional Oil Painting Workshop. $240.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne; 610-688-3553. Young at Art: Fur, Feathers & Scales ... Oh My. Free. Closes 4/12. Unique Visions: Artworks by Students From the Timothy School. Free. Closes 4/12. Spring Off the Wall. 3/22. 6-9 pm. Animal Art Workshops & Companion Animal Adoption Day. $5 per craft; $20 series of 5 crafts. 3/23. 1-4 pm. Sushi Mania. $65. 3/23. 1-3 pm. Tastes of the Town. $25.

Artists' Gallery 18 Bridge St., Lambertville; 609-397-4588. Breathing the Same Air: Norine Kevolic and Paul Grecian. Free. Closes 3/31.

Artworks 19 Everett Alley, Trenton; 609-394-9436. TCNJ Student Exhibition: Control, Alt, Delete. Free. Closes 3/30.

Ocean Galleries 9618 Third Ave., Stone Harbor; 609-368-7777. Poetic Visions: Dali & Miro. Free. Closes 4/6.

Rowan University - Art Gallery 201 Mullica Hill Rd., Glassboro; 856-256-4521. Cosmobilities. Free.

Somerville Manning Gallery Breck's Mill, 2d Floor, Greenville; 302-652-0271. Christine Lafuente: Beauty & Revelations. Free. Closes 4/12.

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