reviews, features & interviews

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

 

Disease of the white male, an allegorical father-son story

Disease of the white male, an allegorical father-son story

 

Arcana New Music Ensemble Review

Arcana New Music Ensemble Review

 

Vox Populi, 319 galleries find temporary home at 990 Spring Garden, James Baldwin Celebration July 7-9 at Church of the Advocate, heartbreaking photos by Ada Trillo at Twenty-Two Gallery, Plus a couple great opportunities!

Vox Populi, 319 galleries find temporary home at 990 Spring Garden, James Baldwin Celebration July 7-9 at Church of the Advocate, heartbreaking photos by Ada Trillo at Twenty-Two Gallery, Plus a couple great opportunities!

 

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

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

 

Happy Birthday, ‘Murica!

Happy Birthday, ‘Murica!

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

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

 

Paul Cava’s photo-poetic delights in Variations at C. R. Ettinger Studio

Paul Cava’s photo-poetic delights in Variations at C. R. Ettinger Studio

 

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

 

Fire at “Vox” building does little damage, no bodily harm but closes the building for unknown period of time

Fire at “Vox” building does little damage, no bodily harm but closes the building for unknown period of time

 

PHL Airport hosts awesome art by Trudy Kraft, Andrew Wyeth retrospective at Brandywine River Museum and Somerville Manning Gallery, Plus Opportunities!

PHL Airport hosts awesome art by Trudy Kraft, Andrew Wyeth retrospective at Brandywine River Museum and Somerville Manning Gallery, Plus Opportunities!

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Barbara Mink’s spontaneous Color Riot at Jed Williams Gallery

Barbara Mink’s spontaneous Color Riot at Jed Williams Gallery

 

What a gate does, a graphic short story

What a gate does, a graphic short story

 

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

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

 

Spotlight on Moore College of Art and Design MA, MFA students

Spotlight on Moore College of Art and Design MA, MFA students

 

Big Bling, alluring and abstract, towers over the Schuylkill

Big Bling, alluring and abstract, towers over the Schuylkill

 

Graphic Anarchy in the Streets of New York & London

Graphic Anarchy in the Streets of New York & London

 

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

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

 

Congratulations David Kessler and ‘Pine Barrens’ for best documentary at Jim Thorpe Film Fest, Congratulations 2017 Pew Center for Arts and Heritage grantees and fellows, Solstice tomorrow with Make Music Philly everywhere, Plus, Feminist Forum at Vox Populi tonight, Stanley Whitney at Documenta and Opportunities

Congratulations David Kessler and ‘Pine Barrens’ for best documentary at Jim Thorpe Film Fest, Congratulations 2017 Pew Center for Arts and Heritage grantees and fellows, Solstice tomorrow with Make Music Philly everywhere, Plus, Feminist Forum at Vox Populi tonight, Stanley Whitney at Documenta and Opportunities

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Live Connection brings music from stage to screen

Live Connection brings music from stage to screen

 

Syria’s past and present in Cultures in the Crossfire at University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Syria’s past and present in Cultures in the Crossfire at University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

 

Opportunities from the Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and Mural Arts, a workshop by Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture, summer apprentice talks at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, and a good read from Zadie Smith

Opportunities from the Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and Mural Arts, a workshop by Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture, summer apprentice talks at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, and a good read from Zadie Smith

 

Doug Wheeler’s soundless desert at the Guggenheim

Doug Wheeler’s soundless desert at the Guggenheim

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Artists are ocean swimmers

Artists are ocean swimmers

 

From the Vault, Amze Emmons’ shaky cityscapes-on artblog radio

From the Vault, Amze Emmons’ shaky cityscapes-on artblog radio

 

From the vault, a conversation with Martha McDonald about site-specific performance

From the vault, a conversation with Martha McDonald about site-specific performance

 

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

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

 

John McInerney named head of UPenn’s Sachs Art Innovation Program, American Immigrants photo project, calls for artists at Main Line Art Center and Percent for Art Program, Pearl Street opening at Asian Arts Initiative, and join us on an Art Safari

John McInerney named head of UPenn’s Sachs Art Innovation Program, American Immigrants photo project, calls for artists at Main Line Art Center and Percent for Art Program, Pearl Street opening at Asian Arts Initiative, and join us on an Art Safari

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

From the Vault, Pap Souleye Fall’s radical-ritual sewing on Artblog Radio

From the Vault, Pap Souleye Fall’s radical-ritual sewing on Artblog Radio

 

Apiary Magazine

Apiary Magazine

 

95 and 6 To Go, an eccentric life on film

95 and 6 To Go, an eccentric life on film

 

Art Safari June 10 to Arthur Ross Gallery and Institute of Contemporary Art!

Art Safari June 10 to Arthur Ross Gallery and Institute of Contemporary Art!

 

Unhurt and unbeaten, ANAHATA shines at James Oliver Gallery

Unhurt and unbeaten, ANAHATA shines at James Oliver Gallery

 

A decade in the making, Jeffrey Stockbridge wraps up Kensington Blues

A decade in the making, Jeffrey Stockbridge wraps up Kensington Blues

 

Congratulations, Pap Souleye Fall, Kay Healy; Martin Puryear’s ‘Big Bling’ on Kelly Drive for 6 months, Tyler launches Art Therapy program in Fall, Plus a couple great Opportunities and three Artblog events to join

Congratulations, Pap Souleye Fall, Kay Healy; Martin Puryear’s ‘Big Bling’ on Kelly Drive for 6 months, Tyler launches Art Therapy program in Fall, Plus a couple great Opportunities and three Artblog events to join

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Eric Okdeh’s Royal Theater mural gets an unexpected afterlife

Eric Okdeh’s Royal Theater mural gets an unexpected afterlife

 

Collecting the ephemeral, performance art in the museum, Part 2

Collecting the ephemeral, performance art in the museum, Part 2

 

Ron Klein’s cosmic chaos and order at Abington Art Center

Ron Klein’s cosmic chaos and order at Abington Art Center

 

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

 

Talk philosophy tonight at Marginal Utility, Memorial for Barkley Hendricks at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts on Sunday, grab a braille-Brancusi description by Lenka Clayton at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, read a good short piece about Marcel Duchamp’s ‘Fountain,’ sign up for ICA’s summer art ed lectures, Plus a great opportunity!

Talk philosophy tonight at Marginal Utility, Memorial for Barkley Hendricks at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts on Sunday, grab a braille-Brancusi description by Lenka Clayton at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, read a good short piece about Marcel Duchamp’s ‘Fountain,’ sign up for ICA’s summer art ed lectures, Plus a great opportunity!

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

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