arts & culture

Becky Suss at the Institute of Contemporary Art

Becky Suss at the Institute of Contemporary Art

 

Insecure Scaffolds: The lines that define our lives and our minds

Insecure Scaffolds: The lines that define our lives and our minds

 

Bayside Revisited — Gabriel Martinez at The Print Center

Bayside Revisited — Gabriel Martinez at The Print Center

 

Sponsored Post – Philadelphia University hosts Surface Imaging Symposium for Design Philadelphia

Sponsored Post – Philadelphia University hosts Surface Imaging Symposium for Design Philadelphia

 

Sponsored Post — Philadelphia University hosts Surface Imaging Symposium for Design Philadelphia

Sponsored Post — Philadelphia University hosts Surface Imaging Symposium for Design Philadelphia

 

The Past is a Foreign Country, by Francois-Xavier Gbré

The Past is a Foreign Country, by Francois-Xavier Gbré

 

The Past is a Foreign Country, by Francois-Xavier Gbré

The Past is a Foreign Country, by Francois-Xavier Gbré

 

Experience of Place at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

Experience of Place at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

 

The Senior Artists Initiative (SAI), an inventory and oral history project

The Senior Artists Initiative (SAI), an inventory and oral history project

 

Experience of Place at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

Experience of Place at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

 

Opera Philadelphia and The Bearded Ladies Cabaret present ANDY: A Popera

Opera Philadelphia and The Bearded Ladies Cabaret present ANDY: A Popera

 

The Senior Artists Initiative (SAI), an inventory and oral history project

The Senior Artists Initiative (SAI), an inventory and oral history project

 

Opera Philadelphia and The Bearded Ladies Cabaret present ANDY: A Popera

Opera Philadelphia and The Bearded Ladies Cabaret present ANDY: A Popera

 

In The Spirit of Gathering Spaces — Collectives, Collaborations and Initiatives

In The Spirit of Gathering Spaces — Collectives, Collaborations and Initiatives

 

Gestures toward a photographic canon — 
Take Two at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Gestures toward a photographic canon — 
Take Two at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

Gestures toward a photographic canon — 
Take Two at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Gestures toward a photographic canon — 
Take Two at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

Traction Company at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Traction Company at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

 

Photo book reviews — Araki and The Last Cosmology

Photo book reviews — Araki and The Last Cosmology

 

Between one reality and the next — Interface at Fjord Gallery

Between one reality and the next — Interface at Fjord Gallery

 

Open Field at Tiger Strikes Asteroid

Open Field at Tiger Strikes Asteroid

 

The artblog Reader Advisor

The artblog Reader Advisor

 

The artblog Reader Advisor

The artblog Reader Advisor

 

Album review — Stevie Holland, Life Goes On

Album review — Stevie Holland, Life Goes On

 

Report from Seattle

Report from Seattle

 

M.A.D. (Mutual Assured Destruction) — H. D. Ivey at Casa de Duende

M.A.D. (Mutual Assured Destruction) — H. D. Ivey at Casa de Duende

 

Forays and Follies — Lauren Fensterstock at URBN Center Annex’s Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

Forays and Follies — Lauren Fensterstock at URBN Center Annex’s Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

 

Pivotal: Photography at James Oliver Gallery

Pivotal: Photography at James Oliver Gallery

 

Microetchings and a hodgepodge of scientific imagery — Mind Illuminated at the Mütter Museum

Microetchings and a hodgepodge of scientific imagery — Mind Illuminated at the Mütter Museum

 

The Photographic Self–Take One at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Photographic Self–Take One at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

Summer Reading List at Arch Enemy Arts

Summer Reading List at Arch Enemy Arts

 

Discovering the Impressionists — Paul Durand-Ruel and the “new painting”

Discovering the Impressionists — Paul Durand-Ruel and the “new painting”

 

Natural Impulses at Locks Gallery

Natural Impulses at Locks Gallery

 

Philly native Bilal launches In Another Life album at World Cafe Live

Philly native Bilal launches In Another Life album at World Cafe Live

 

Camp in the Internet age–Interface at Leslie Lohman (NSFW)

Camp in the Internet age–Interface at Leslie Lohman (NSFW)

 

The Usable Earth at Esther Klein Gallery

The Usable Earth at Esther Klein Gallery

 

Matthew Colaizzo’s Locality at NAPOLEON

Matthew Colaizzo’s Locality at NAPOLEON

 

Confetti Crackle Pop — Kelly Kozma at Paradigm Gallery + Studio

Confetti Crackle Pop — Kelly Kozma at Paradigm Gallery + Studio

 

Opera Philadelphia’s world premiere of Charlie Parker’s Yardbird flies sky-high

Opera Philadelphia’s world premiere of Charlie Parker’s Yardbird flies sky-high

 

Speed, Still, Sway — works by Mark Price, Joe Manuse, and Justin Bursk at Mount Airy Contemporary

Speed, Still, Sway — works by Mark Price, Joe Manuse, and Justin Bursk at Mount Airy Contemporary

 

Maps and mapping at Temple Contemporary and the Athenaeum of Philadelphia

Maps and mapping at Temple Contemporary and the Athenaeum of Philadelphia

 

New artist installations at Eastern State Penitentiary

New artist installations at Eastern State Penitentiary

 

Horace Pippin retrospective at the Brandywine River Museum of Art

Horace Pippin retrospective at the Brandywine River Museum of Art

 

Facing feminist art in Montreal and beyond

Facing feminist art in Montreal and beyond

 

One Man’s Trash — Bradley Maule at Fairmount Water Works

One Man’s Trash — Bradley Maule at Fairmount Water Works

 

Esperanza Spalding introduces us to Emily, her alter ego

Esperanza Spalding introduces us to Emily, her alter ego

 

Danny Simmons at the African American Museum in Philadelphia

Danny Simmons at the African American Museum in Philadelphia

 

Deep in the past, open to the future — Christ Church’s Neighborhood House

Deep in the past, open to the future — Christ Church’s Neighborhood House

 

Rebecca Rutstein’s Afterglow at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

Rebecca Rutstein’s Afterglow at Bridgette Mayer Gallery

 

Thomas Schütte at Peter Freeman Gallery

Thomas Schütte at Peter Freeman Gallery

 

Editing redux — Thomas Dexter at Napoleon Gallery

Editing redux — Thomas Dexter at Napoleon Gallery

 

Oh Snap — Barkley L. Hendricks’ photographs

Oh Snap — Barkley L. Hendricks’ photographs

 

Spotlight on The Soapbox, an independent publishing center

Spotlight on The Soapbox, an independent publishing center

 

Tell the truth, Body! …Truthteller… and HERSTORY at AUX Performance Space

Tell the truth, Body! …Truthteller… and HERSTORY at AUX Performance Space

 

The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project at Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project at Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

 

Alphanumeric systems gone awry — Paul Chan at Slought

Alphanumeric systems gone awry — Paul Chan at Slought

 

Interfaces — Outsider Art and the Mainstream at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Interfaces — Outsider Art and the Mainstream at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

Boomerang — Pascale Marthine Tayou’s vibrant, difficult world at Serpentine Sackler Gallery

Boomerang — Pascale Marthine Tayou’s vibrant, difficult world at Serpentine Sackler Gallery

 

Hello, My Name Is AUTOMAT — a sampling of Philadelphia’s newest gallery

Hello, My Name Is AUTOMAT — a sampling of Philadelphia’s newest gallery

 

A look at north Philadelphia in film — Unedited Philadelphia at the Wagner Free Institute of Science

A look at north Philadelphia in film — Unedited Philadelphia at the Wagner Free Institute of Science

 

Reclaiming a folk tradition — Framing Fraktur at the Free Library

Reclaiming a folk tradition — Framing Fraktur at the Free Library

 

Jazz icons Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea unite for intimate duo concert

Jazz icons Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea unite for intimate duo concert

 

And the Word Is… at Gershman Y

And the Word Is… at Gershman Y