May 6, 2010
Hooray! First Friday is tomorrow, and the weather is perfect for exploring Philadelphia’s wonderful art scene.
Did I miss one of your favorite picks? Probably! There is a lot going on. Leave your choices in the comments.
Megan Coonellyâ€™s TBD Artists @ the James Oliver Gallery
Coonelly’s new gallery concept visits the James Oliver Gallery tomorrow, running through the end of May. Peer reviewed pieces, selected by artists. Mikey Il calls it “a melting pot of art from traditional oil painting to digital photography and pottery work.”
First Friday in Mt. Airy
Not just art, but also acupuncture? This month’s First Friday in Mt. Airy features a special deal at the Community Acupuncture of Mt. Airy Center, with sessions held at 6:30 and 7:30pm.
Matthew Osborn & Erin Riley @ the Bambi Gallery
Osborn presents some of his latest work, while Riley exhibits some of her woven tapestries.
Reward Introduces BANDIT
Reward is hosting a special unveiling of BANDIT, a new clothing line available at the boutique. Visitors will be able to purchase limited edition pieces from the line at the shop tomorrow.
Plumage: Paper Art @ Hudson Beach Glass
A new exhibit is opening at Hudson Beach Glass down in Old City, showing off the elegant cutout work of Gail Cunningham. Gail will be teaming up with Sean Gilvey, the head glassblower at Hudson Beach, to create some beautiful, limited edition glasses.
William H. Ely Illustration Exhibition @ University of the Arts
UArts’ annual competition of senior thesis projects from illustration students. Come support some budding local talent.
Ruth Humpton & Edwina Brennan @ the 3rd Street Gallery
Humpton and Brennan unveil some of their latest painting and photographic work this Friday at 3rd Street. Stop by between 5pm and 9pm to meet the artists and check out some gorgeous work.
Joe McAleer @ the Bridgette Mayer Gallery
McAleer presents his latest series, entitled Optic Diamonds.
Small Favors V @ the Clay Studio
Artists were asked to create small works within a wall mounted plexi-glass cube. Artists participating include Molly Hatch, Christina West, and more.