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December 12, 2013

Last Chance: See Léger: Modern Art And The Metropolis At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Before The Exhibition Closes January 5

Have you seen Léger yet? The Philadelphia Museum of Art’s marquee exhibition Léger: Modern Art And The Metropolis hangs in its final few weeks, ending its run on Saturday, January 5. A remarkable look at the career of influential French modernist Fernand Léger, the exhibit takes museum-goers on a visual journey through the evolution of [...]

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December 9, 2013

The Go West! Craft Fest Brings More Than 40 Artists, Crafters And Designers To The Rotunda In University City, Sunday, December 15

’Tis the season for holiday craft fairs and pop-up markets! This Sunday, December 15, take a shopping trip to The Rotunda in University City for the holiday edition of the Go West! Craft Fest. Held just three times a year, the craft market is curated and produced by the talented folks behind West Philly’s VIX [...]

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December 5, 2013

The CFEVA Holiday Pop-Up Shop Provides Shoppers With Custom Handmade Goods For Their Holiday Shopping Needs, Through January 17

Support local artists this Christmas season at the Center for Emerging Visual Artist’s holiday pop-up shop, running through Friday, January 17. The show and sale — hosted by the same creative folks who produce the annual Philadelphia Open Studio Tours — features work by CFEVA fellows and alumni. Shop clothing, accessories, prints, original artwork, home [...]

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December 3, 2013

The Handmade In Philadelphia Art Sale Returns To The Ethical Society In Rittenhouse Square For A Weekend Of Local Shopping, December 6-7

Just in time for holiday shopping, the Handmade in Philadelphia art sale returns with a slew of handcrafted items created by Philadelphia-area artists. The mobile art gallery and organization spotlights local artisans of all sort — from jewelry makers to ceramic artists — in a weekend sale of varied goods. This year’s art sale begins [...]

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November 22, 2013

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Celebrates The Season With Festive Programming, Live Music, Holiday Films, Tours And More

The majestic Philadelphia Museum of Art draws visitors throughout the year with its incredible collections of fine works of art. Around the holidays, though, the museum decks its halls with festive decorations and hosts jolly programs, making its galleries an enchanting place to bring family and friends throughout the season. From make-and-take crafts to insightful [...]

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November 15, 2013

The Kimmel Center Unveils A New SEI Innovation Studio Complete With A Spruce Street Entrance, Art Exhibitions, A Residency Program And More

Earlier this week, The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts unveiled a number of new additions to its basement black box theater, the SEI Innovation Studio. Aiming to draw in a younger audience and make the acclaimed music hall more welcoming, the 200-seat black box theater now sports a state-of-the-art glass facade facing Spruce Street [...]

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November 13, 2013

The Annual Philly Photo Day Exhibition Officially Opens With A Free Evening Reception In Old City, Tomorrow, November 14

On Friday, October 18, Philadelphians of all ages and skill levels became professional photographers for the Philly Photo Day event, and now, their photographs take the spotlight at a citywide exhibition in Old City. Philly Photo Day is an annual, day-long initiative organized by the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center (PPAC) that invites folks to photograph [...]

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November 7, 2013

The Independent Hotel Welcomes A Selection Of Artwork By Temple University Art Students At Its Brand-New Rotating Exhibition

The Independent Hotel teams up with Temple University’s Tyler School of Art for a new rotating art exhibition which is set to bring unique splashes of color to the boutique hotel’s walls. The exhibition features a rotating lineup of drawings and paintings by some of the most talented artists from Temple University’s renowned art program. [...]

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November 4, 2013

Citywide Philadelphia Brings Collaborative Exhibitions And Discussions To More Than 25 Artist-Run Entities All Over The City, Through December 6

All month long, more than 25 artist-run entities team up to celebrate Philadelphia’s ever-growing contemporary art scene with a slew of collaborative exhibitions and programming under the banner of Citywide Philadelphia. Check out performances, panel discussions, exhibition openings, receptions and more, as the month-long project encompasses both knowledge-sharing and art-sharing events. Throughout the month, art [...]

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November 1, 2013

The Surrealists: Works from the Collection Opens At The Perelman Building At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Opens, This Sunday, November 3 With A Special Day Of Pay-What-You-Wish Admission

The Perelman Building at the Philadelphia Museum of Art hosts a collection of more than 100 works from more than 50 artists for The Surrealists: Works from the Collection, an exhibition set to open on Sunday, November 3 and keep its doors open through March 2, 2014. The exhibition captures the Surrealist movement, a movement [...]

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