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Dan Savage’s HUMP! Film Festival, Showcasing Alternative Body-Positive Porn Since 2005

Dan Savage’s HUMP! Film Festival, Showcasing Alternative Body-Positive Porn Since 2005

 

Liz and Gabe’s Chicago Hoofprint Studio, Portrait of Printers

Liz and Gabe’s Chicago Hoofprint Studio, Portrait of Printers

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Community Sponsored Art (CSA) announces first art-share pickup at Esther Klein Gallery, Free screening of ‘Chasing Trane,’ John Coltrane documentary at Hatfield House, Plus Opportunities for poets, and at Fleisher Art Memorial and Philadelphia Museum of Art, and two good reads!

Community Sponsored Art (CSA) announces first art-share pickup at Esther Klein Gallery, Free screening of ‘Chasing Trane,’ John Coltrane documentary at Hatfield House, Plus Opportunities for poets, and at Fleisher Art Memorial and Philadelphia Museum of Art, and two good reads!

 

documenta 14

documenta 14

 

Congratulations Asian Arts Initiative – 25 years! and new Program Director, Carol Zou; Congratulations Philadelphia Art Alliance and University of the Arts on merger; Plus, Tattooed Mom’s 6th Annual Sticker Fest and Opportunities from Percent for Art and LoLa38

Congratulations Asian Arts Initiative – 25 years! and new Program Director, Carol Zou; Congratulations Philadelphia Art Alliance and University of the Arts on merger; Plus, Tattooed Mom’s 6th Annual Sticker Fest and Opportunities from Percent for Art and LoLa38

 

Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes at The Painted Bride Art Center

Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes at The Painted Bride Art Center

 

To My Unborn Child, A Love Letter from Fred Hampton, A play by Richard Bradford

To My Unborn Child, A Love Letter from Fred Hampton, A play by Richard Bradford

 

Artblog visits Philadelphia Assembled at the Perelman building, a video overview

Artblog visits Philadelphia Assembled at the Perelman building, a video overview

 

POST, Exposing the Resistive Capacity of Numbers

POST, Exposing the Resistive Capacity of Numbers

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Researcher in Lyme, CT. needs your assistance; PHL Assembled opens at the Perelman Building; Fabric Row art+history tour, Brandywine Workshop and Archives reopens, plus Opportunities from Cue Art and Artist Campaign School!

Researcher in Lyme, CT. needs your assistance; PHL Assembled opens at the Perelman Building; Fabric Row art+history tour, Brandywine Workshop and Archives reopens, plus Opportunities from Cue Art and Artist Campaign School!

 

Opportunities! Prizes! The 2017 New Art Writing Challenge is here!

Opportunities! Prizes! The 2017 New Art Writing Challenge is here!

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

The Story of Bok Bar’s Furniture: Part 1

The Story of Bok Bar’s Furniture: Part 1

 

Your obstacles and what to do with them

Your obstacles and what to do with them

 

Anachronism and Liberation, ambitious and engaging, at Tiger Strikes Asteroid

Anachronism and Liberation, ambitious and engaging, at Tiger Strikes Asteroid

 

Bold, imaginative works populate Lossless, the BlackStar Film Festival exhibit at Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

Bold, imaginative works populate Lossless, the BlackStar Film Festival exhibit at Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

 

Tasting Freedom book and Octavius Catto statue unveiling Sept. 26, George Manos’s photos, Date correction for Astrid Bowlby’s show at Arcadia University Art Gallery, and Picasso Project opportunity!

Tasting Freedom book and Octavius Catto statue unveiling Sept. 26, George Manos’s photos, Date correction for Astrid Bowlby’s show at Arcadia University Art Gallery, and Picasso Project opportunity!

 

Interdependent “Mesh” of Art and Science on Display at Esther Klein Gallery

Interdependent “Mesh” of Art and Science on Display at Esther Klein Gallery

 

Biomes to Behemoths: Philly Artists Explore Systems and Form

Biomes to Behemoths: Philly Artists Explore Systems and Form

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Two books on American Art from the 1950s to the Present

Two books on American Art from the 1950s to the Present

 

Congratulations Pepón Osorio on the PA Governor’s Award, Ron Klein’s students turn tobacco into art, Nari Ward creates a flag, Wolgin Prize lecture by LaToya Ruby Frazier, Hidden City uncovers Barnes history, Plus Opportunities!

Congratulations Pepón Osorio on the PA Governor’s Award, Ron Klein’s students turn tobacco into art, Nari Ward creates a flag, Wolgin Prize lecture by LaToya Ruby Frazier, Hidden City uncovers Barnes history, Plus Opportunities!

 

Monumental destruction, Leah Modigliani’s lament at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Monumental destruction, Leah Modigliani’s lament at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

The philosophical question of two cats and a line

The philosophical question of two cats and a line

 

Marianne Bernstein on curating art in public spaces, Part 2

Marianne Bernstein on curating art in public spaces, Part 2

 

Carl(os) Roa’s Andean Mountains, incorporating Latin roots with an anime-influenced other self

Carl(os) Roa’s Andean Mountains, incorporating Latin roots with an anime-influenced other self

 

We Do What We Do, Spillway Gallery creates an egalitarian space for eighteen artists

We Do What We Do, Spillway Gallery creates an egalitarian space for eighteen artists

 

Chicago-bound independent curator Marianne Bernstein on her projects in Philadelphia, Iceland and Sicily

Chicago-bound independent curator Marianne Bernstein on her projects in Philadelphia, Iceland and Sicily

 

Seattle, New Wild West Art World

Seattle, New Wild West Art World

 

Stage of Siege, The Streets of Ferguson, Whose Streets?

Stage of Siege, The Streets of Ferguson, Whose Streets?

 

Worthy fundraisers by Pope.L, friends of Pat Maguire, Vox Populi, Plus Sarah McEneaney on Ann D’Harnancourt panel; public discussion of displacement + development at Ulises, Cleveland FRONT Triennial news and Jasper Studios’ new Kensington artist residencies

Worthy fundraisers by Pope.L, friends of Pat Maguire, Vox Populi, Plus Sarah McEneaney on Ann D’Harnancourt panel; public discussion of displacement + development at Ulises, Cleveland FRONT Triennial news and Jasper Studios’ new Kensington artist residencies

 

POST, Where Will You Go?

POST, Where Will You Go?

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Good Reads for your Sunday

Good Reads for your Sunday

 

Under-Song for a Cipher, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye’s idyllic imagined world at the New Museum

Under-Song for a Cipher, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye’s idyllic imagined world at the New Museum

 

My Art Broker digs deeper to answer the age-old question, “Who is Bansky?”

My Art Broker digs deeper to answer the age-old question, “Who is Bansky?”

 

Documenta 14 chorus, finding your way through a great big art event

Documenta 14 chorus, finding your way through a great big art event

 

Iconic mural by Joshua Sarantitis comes down, survey on quality of artist life in Philadelphia goes to Mayor Kenney, Streets Department reports on new Septa art, plus Opportunities galore!

Iconic mural by Joshua Sarantitis comes down, survey on quality of artist life in Philadelphia goes to Mayor Kenney, Streets Department reports on new Septa art, plus Opportunities galore!

 

Brandon Washington on his dad Ron Washington of Ron’s Ribs and on community

Brandon Washington on his dad Ron Washington of Ron’s Ribs and on community

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

When a brainstorm goes bad

When a brainstorm goes bad

 

Jarring at Delaware Contemporary, organized by Roberto Lugo, a conversation about racial violence that welcomes all

Jarring at Delaware Contemporary, organized by Roberto Lugo, a conversation about racial violence that welcomes all

 

Judith Stein curates show at Peter Freeman Gallery dedicated to Richard Bellamy and his artists, Rebecca Rutstein’s “trifecta” of solo shows, Alexander Rosenberg’s collaborative project and Insecure Square for Monument Lab, plus two great opportunities

Judith Stein curates show at Peter Freeman Gallery dedicated to Richard Bellamy and his artists, Rebecca Rutstein’s “trifecta” of solo shows, Alexander Rosenberg’s collaborative project and Insecure Square for Monument Lab, plus two great opportunities

 

Fred Herzog’s Vancouver and The Flats

Fred Herzog’s Vancouver and The Flats

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

The Absolute Beauty of Samuel Barber’s Works

The Absolute Beauty of Samuel Barber’s Works

 

Tiger Strikes Asteroid moves, Congratulations Kelsey Halliday Johnson, Artist and Change Residency for black artists, snapshot from Vox Populi Gallery opening, plus Opportunities at Asian Arts Initiative and High Tide, and more

Tiger Strikes Asteroid moves, Congratulations Kelsey Halliday Johnson, Artist and Change Residency for black artists, snapshot from Vox Populi Gallery opening, plus Opportunities at Asian Arts Initiative and High Tide, and more

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

When is ego ok?

When is ego ok?

 

Mohamed Bourouissa, Urban Riders at the Barnes Foundation

Mohamed Bourouissa, Urban Riders at the Barnes Foundation

 

Jeff Ross, Outsider Collector

Jeff Ross, Outsider Collector

 

Curate This! launches summer issue, Moore thesis students perform, great Sarah McEneaney interview at Philly Stewards, cool West Park Fest video and great opportunities with Monument Lab!

Curate This! launches summer issue, Moore thesis students perform, great Sarah McEneaney interview at Philly Stewards, cool West Park Fest video and great opportunities with Monument Lab!

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Belkis Ayón Museo Del Barrio

Belkis Ayón Museo Del Barrio

 

Elsa Dorfman, in love with Polaroid and with people’s smiling faces

Elsa Dorfman, in love with Polaroid and with people’s smiling faces

 

The Woodmere Annual 76th Juried Exhibition

The Woodmere Annual 76th Juried Exhibition

 

Congratulations, Michelle Angela Ortiz and Jesse Krimes, 2017 Rauschenberg Artist Activist Fellows! 2nd Saturday Street Art Walking Tours with Conrad Benner of Streets Department, 40th Anniversary of Federal CETA program, BlackStar Film Festival Aug 3-6, Plus Opportunities!

Congratulations, Michelle Angela Ortiz and Jesse Krimes, 2017 Rauschenberg Artist Activist Fellows! 2nd Saturday Street Art Walking Tours with Conrad Benner of Streets Department, 40th Anniversary of Federal CETA program, BlackStar Film Festival Aug 3-6, Plus Opportunities!

 

Getting lost at a political Documenta 14 and looking for community

Getting lost at a political Documenta 14 and looking for community

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book