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September 19, 2014

Save The Date: Philadelphia Open Studio Tours Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary October 11-12 And October 25-26 With Free Tours Of 300+ Philadelphia Art Studios

Next month, art lovers can cover an impressive amount of creative mileage with open tours of artist studios and creative workspaces. For anyone curious to learn about the process of working artists in Philadelphia, mark your calendar now for October 11-12 and 25-26 when Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST) returns to celebrate its 15th anniversary […]

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March 6, 2014

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With Flower Show Fun, MakeFest At The Asian Arts Initiative, An Ice Cream Auction And More On Friday, March 7

On the first Friday of every month, art-loving Philadelphians pour into galleries, museums and neighborhood streets for festive art crawls, receptions and artsy nightlife events all across town. This month, the promise of spring — and the ongoing 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show — inspires many an event and art space to break out fresh-feeling exhibitions […]

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October 2, 2013

A Guide To Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST), Returning October 5-6 And 19-20 With Free Tours Of 300 Philadelphia Art Studios

Find inspiring visual arts right in your neighborhood during this year’s, Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST), the largest tour program of artist studios and creative work spaces in the region. For anyone curious to learn about the process of working artists in Philadelphia, make time to go on a guided or self tour on the […]

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September 27, 2013

Save The Date: Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST) Return October 5-6 And 19-20, Featuring Free Tours Of 300 Philadelphia Art Studios

Don’t miss out on the largest tour of artist studios and creative workspaces in the region. For anyone curious to learn about the process of working artists in Philadelphia, mark your calendar now for October 5-6 and 19-20 when the Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST) return for the 14th year. For two weekends in October, […]

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July 11, 2013

Metropolitan Gallery 250 Shows The Work Of Emerging Artists Working In Philadelphia’s Culinary Industry In The Sidework Series, On View July 15-August 26

You know that waiter serving you a glass of wine? He or she might actually be an artist — funding the creation of artwork by slinging food and drink. At Metropolitan Gallery 250, Wendy Born, who owns Metropolitan Bakery, along with baker James Barrett showcases work from artists who work in Philadelphia restaurants in the […]

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July 11, 2013

Illumination, A Fashion And Art Exhibit Arrives At The James Oliver Gallery With An Opening Reception, This Saturday, July 13

The fashion world and the art world join forces at James Oliver Gallery’s most recent exhibition, Illumination. The show makes its debut with a grand opening reception on Saturday, July 13, from 6 to 9 p.m. with live music and refreshments, and will remain on view through August 16. Comprised of work by three artists […]

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July 9, 2013

Bridgette Mayer Gallery Shows More Than 400 Works Through August 9 In A Benefit Exhibition for BalletX, With Three Collector Events July 11-13

A Philadelphia contemporary arts hub, Bridgette Mayer Gallery exhibits museum-quality, often large-scale fine art in a minimalist Washington Square space. But for the next month, Mayer shows an expansive show of a wholly different nature. Opening today and on view through August 9, PhillyArtExperience: Benefiting BalletX is a huge group show of both established and […]

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June 25, 2013

Save The Date: Bridgette Mayer Gallery Puts More Than 200 Artists On Display In A Benefit Exhibition for BalletX, July 9-August 9

For more than a decade, Bridgette Mayer Gallery has shined as a top contemporary art space in Philadelphia. Committed to spotlighting both emerging and established artists, gallerist Bridgette Mayer shows off the works of artists hailing from near (Philadelphia, New York) and far (Colombia, Spain) in her sophisticated Washington Square gallery. But beyond exhibiting incredible […]

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January 7, 2013

Coming Attraction: PAFA To Build A New “Works On Paper” Gallery Inside Its Frank Furness-Designed Historic Landmark Building

Today in design news: the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) has announced that, thanks to a $250,000 grant from the Richard C. von Hess Foundation, the institution is planning to build a brand new Works on Paper Gallery in the Furness-designed Historic Landmark Building on the Avenue of the Arts. More than 9,500 […]

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December 12, 2012

The Chinatown North Arts Crawl, This Friday, December 14, Tours The Emerging Arts Community

If Friday night bar crawls leave you feeling sluggish on Saturdays, this weekend might be time to try an arts crawl instead. On December 14, 6-9 p.m., the Chinatown North Arts Crawl takes you on a tour of the latest neighborhood to break full-force into the local arts scene. With so many spaces on the […]

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