Philadelphia

Fred Herzog’s Vancouver and The Flats

Fred Herzog’s Vancouver and The Flats

 

The Absolute Beauty of Samuel Barber’s Works

The Absolute Beauty of Samuel Barber’s Works

 

Arcana New Music Ensemble Review

Arcana New Music Ensemble Review

 

Momento Mori, A trip through skulls, Sotheby’s, shot glasses and soap

Momento Mori, A trip through skulls, Sotheby’s, shot glasses and soap

 

Guggenheim Museum’s rare move fills rotunda with its own collection, a summer must-see

Guggenheim Museum’s rare move fills rotunda with its own collection, a summer must-see

 

On film, The Sense of an Ending delivers a dull edge

On film, The Sense of an Ending delivers a dull edge

 

Lost & Found brings activism to the classroom and beyond through sculpture

Lost & Found brings activism to the classroom and beyond through sculpture

 

Works on empowerment, objectification in I Grit My Teeth Before It Began at Little Berlin

Works on empowerment, objectification in I Grit My Teeth Before It Began at Little Berlin

 

Barbara Mink’s spontaneous Color Riot at Jed Williams Gallery

Barbara Mink’s spontaneous Color Riot at Jed Williams Gallery

 

George Nakashima’s Woodworker’s Retreat at the University of Pennsylvania

George Nakashima’s Woodworker’s Retreat at the University of Pennsylvania

 

Photographing Philly’s Streets

Photographing Philly’s Streets

 

Big Bling, alluring and abstract, towers over the Schuylkill

Big Bling, alluring and abstract, towers over the Schuylkill

 

Sponsored Post, Esther Klein Gallery features animatronics and more by Max Lawrence

Sponsored Post, Esther Klein Gallery features animatronics and more by Max Lawrence

 

Live Connection brings music from stage to screen

Live Connection brings music from stage to screen

 

Artists are ocean swimmers

Artists are ocean swimmers

 

Recycled Brilliance: Philadelphia’s RAIR

Recycled Brilliance: Philadelphia’s RAIR

 

Stanley Greene, Chronicler of wars, atrocities, disasters (1949 – 2017)

Stanley Greene, Chronicler of wars, atrocities, disasters (1949 – 2017)

 

95 and 6 To Go, an eccentric life on film

95 and 6 To Go, an eccentric life on film

 

Unhurt and unbeaten, ANAHATA shines at James Oliver Gallery

Unhurt and unbeaten, ANAHATA shines at James Oliver Gallery

 

Eric Okdeh’s Royal Theater mural gets an unexpected afterlife

Eric Okdeh’s Royal Theater mural gets an unexpected afterlife

 

Dirk Brosse and the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia pair music and painting

Dirk Brosse and the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia pair music and painting

 

A savage menagerie at the Musée de la Chasse

A savage menagerie at the Musée de la Chasse

 

Local Politics

Local Politics

 

Proposed Discovery Center raises questions about public land and private use

Proposed Discovery Center raises questions about public land and private use

 

Dreams of escape, tales of survival, and voyages to the afterlife at Eastern State Penitentiary

Dreams of escape, tales of survival, and voyages to the afterlife at Eastern State Penitentiary

 

To Chance, To Wander at Fjord finds unexpected resonances

To Chance, To Wander at Fjord finds unexpected resonances

 

Christopher Wood’s haunting visual haikus at HOUSE Gallery

Christopher Wood’s haunting visual haikus at HOUSE Gallery

 

The French and the chairs they sat on

The French and the chairs they sat on

 

Lenka Clayton brings wit, humor, and a sharp critical voice to the Fabric Workshop and Museum

Lenka Clayton brings wit, humor, and a sharp critical voice to the Fabric Workshop and Museum

 

Less art. More artists.

Less art. More artists.

 

Woodmere Art Museum’s A More Perfect Union combines the personal and the political

Woodmere Art Museum’s A More Perfect Union combines the personal and the political

 

Elizabeth Osborne shows color-saturated paintings at Locks Gallery

Elizabeth Osborne shows color-saturated paintings at Locks Gallery

 

Where We Find Ourselves at the Gershman Y engages with queen and transgender artists on their own terms

Where We Find Ourselves at the Gershman Y engages with queen and transgender artists on their own terms

 

Medium Cool – Artists as Pitchmen

Medium Cool – Artists as Pitchmen

 

Text-heavy Holocaust Memorial, Don Quixote plaza re-do and Discovery Center’s new design

Text-heavy Holocaust Memorial, Don Quixote plaza re-do and Discovery Center’s new design

 

Willie Cole brings steam irons, women’s shoes, and plastic water bottles to the Arthur Ross Gallery

Willie Cole brings steam irons, women’s shoes, and plastic water bottles to the Arthur Ross Gallery

 

Wind Challenge artists bring together art and craft, animal and human at Fleisher Art Memorial

Wind Challenge artists bring together art and craft, animal and human at Fleisher Art Memorial

 

Group Show at Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia

Group Show at Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia

 

Finding resonance – Material Memory at the Village of Arts and Humanities

Finding resonance – Material Memory at the Village of Arts and Humanities

 

Checking in – Ayana Evans’s conceptual aerobics in Person of the Crowd

Checking in – Ayana Evans’s conceptual aerobics in Person of the Crowd

 

A touch of fantasy – Gregory Halpern’s ZZYZX

A touch of fantasy – Gregory Halpern’s ZZYZX

 

Tessellations – Jack Whitten at Hauser & Wirth

Tessellations – Jack Whitten at Hauser & Wirth

 

Talk therapy – Emma Sulkowicz’s Healing Touch Integral Wellness Center

Talk therapy – Emma Sulkowicz’s Healing Touch Integral Wellness Center

 

The Spanish eye – From Doodles to Pixels at International House

The Spanish eye – From Doodles to Pixels at International House

 

A lot on his mind – Matt Freedman at Fjord

A lot on his mind – Matt Freedman at Fjord

 

Trump World – signs of protest

Trump World – signs of protest

 

Turning trash into art – RAIR at the Galleries at Moore

Turning trash into art – RAIR at the Galleries at Moore

 

Andrea Hornick’s metamorphoses – Unbounded Histories at the Barnes

Andrea Hornick’s metamorphoses – Unbounded Histories at the Barnes

 

Posts in the Pipeline – February 2017

Posts in the Pipeline – February 2017

 

Tall tales, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated live action shorts

Tall tales, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated live action shorts

 

Big visions, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated animated short films

Big visions, short films – 2017’s Oscar-nominated animated short films

 

John Berger’s ways of seeing & reading Magritte

John Berger’s ways of seeing & reading Magritte

 

Staying sane and staying active

Staying sane and staying active

 

Take that, Helvetica – All Big Letters at the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

Take that, Helvetica – All Big Letters at the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery

 

Visions of a Philadelphia Renaissance at the Art Sanctuary

Visions of a Philadelphia Renaissance at the Art Sanctuary

 

A response to Hammam Aldouri

A response to Hammam Aldouri

 

Public notice – Jitish Kallat’s Covering Letter at the PMA

Public notice – Jitish Kallat’s Covering Letter at the PMA

 

Art Commission check-in

Art Commission check-in

 

Imaginary vistas – Louise Belcourt at Locks Gallery

Imaginary vistas – Louise Belcourt at Locks Gallery

 

Lettuce gets funky at the TLA

Lettuce gets funky at the TLA

 

The Master’s Tools – Kerry James Marshall at the Met Breuer

The Master’s Tools – Kerry James Marshall at the Met Breuer

 

Endless art

Endless art