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Sad news, Al Gury’s catastrophic loss of home and animals in fire, deaths of Vinson Houston and Paula Winokur, Plus good opportunity with Fairmount Park Conservancy for West Park Fest

Sad news, Al Gury’s catastrophic loss of home and animals in fire, deaths of Vinson Houston and Paula Winokur, Plus good opportunity with Fairmount Park Conservancy for West Park Fest

 

Guerrilla Girls at Moore College of Art and Design, the long hard job of working for equity in the art world

Guerrilla Girls at Moore College of Art and Design, the long hard job of working for equity in the art world

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Burning public art question, Where could Rizzo go?

Burning public art question, Where could Rizzo go?

 

Congratulations, Maori Holmes, Donald Camp and Cruxspace! Plus a good opportunity from Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

Congratulations, Maori Holmes, Donald Camp and Cruxspace! Plus a good opportunity from Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

 

Toward a Liturgy of Emancipation, Kara Springer at The Galleries at Moore

Toward a Liturgy of Emancipation, Kara Springer at The Galleries at Moore

 

Yixuan Pan on anti-disciplinary artmaking

Yixuan Pan on anti-disciplinary artmaking

 

Black is the Color, a movie that is an art history corrective

Black is the Color, a movie that is an art history corrective

 

Zoé Duchesne’s Aesthetics of Failure at Galerie Inside Art

Zoé Duchesne’s Aesthetics of Failure at Galerie Inside Art

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

National Gallery’s Outliers and American Vanguard Art, blockbuster show with many gems but too much work

National Gallery’s Outliers and American Vanguard Art, blockbuster show with many gems but too much work

 

REvisioning the fate of junk at Edison Price Lighting Gallery

REvisioning the fate of junk at Edison Price Lighting Gallery

 

Collaborative Research [RE]Imagining Art at New Esther Klein Gallery Exhibit

Collaborative Research [RE]Imagining Art at New Esther Klein Gallery Exhibit

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Anthony Goicolea’s Figure/Ground, a poignant remembrance of family, migration and homeland, at Swarthmore’s List Gallery

Anthony Goicolea’s Figure/Ground, a poignant remembrance of family, migration and homeland, at Swarthmore’s List Gallery

 

Philadelphia art world gets Eagles fever

Philadelphia art world gets Eagles fever

 

Socialist Grocery

Socialist Grocery

 

Artblog breaks for conversation

Artblog breaks for conversation

 

Living in the past, a tour of Luis Barragán’s Casa Gilardi

Living in the past, a tour of Luis Barragán’s Casa Gilardi

 

Yolanda Wisher, Curator of Spoken Word at Philadelphia Contemporary, Lisa Marie Patzer, video artist in residence at Icebox Project Space, WHYY Black History Month roundup, Plus two great opportunities from Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Yolanda Wisher, Curator of Spoken Word at Philadelphia Contemporary, Lisa Marie Patzer, video artist in residence at Icebox Project Space, WHYY Black History Month roundup, Plus two great opportunities from Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

 

Socialist Grocery

Socialist Grocery

 

We, Tanjas! The Lexicon of Tanjas Ostojić and the history of Yugoslavia

We, Tanjas! The Lexicon of Tanjas Ostojić and the history of Yugoslavia

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Philadelphia’s Clay Studio is Shaping a Movement

Philadelphia’s Clay Studio is Shaping a Movement

 

Congratulations, Pepón Osorio for CAA Distinguished Artist Award! Sad news of passing of Helen Shannon, Plus, Opportunity for Cerulean Annual Juried Show

Congratulations, Pepón Osorio for CAA Distinguished Artist Award! Sad news of passing of Helen Shannon, Plus, Opportunity for Cerulean Annual Juried Show

 

The improbable journey of a crystal ball, the Penn Museum’s Dowager Empress

The improbable journey of a crystal ball, the Penn Museum’s Dowager Empress

 

Why Collect? A Conversation with Mari Shaw, art collector, author, The Noble Art of Collecting

Why Collect? A Conversation with Mari Shaw, art collector, author, The Noble Art of Collecting

 

Memorial service for A.M. Weaver this Saturday, Jan. 27, and a great-sounding exhibition on immigration at Penn State Abington curated by John Thompson and Daniel Oliva

Memorial service for A.M. Weaver this Saturday, Jan. 27, and a great-sounding exhibition on immigration at Penn State Abington curated by John Thompson and Daniel Oliva

 

Two exhibits of ancient Chinese Terracotta Warriors, at Franklin Institute and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Two exhibits of ancient Chinese Terracotta Warriors, at Franklin Institute and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Philadelphia Asian Performing Artists (PAPA) arrives with Tiger Style!

Philadelphia Asian Performing Artists (PAPA) arrives with Tiger Style!

 

Congratulations 2017 U. S. Artist awardees, Pepón Osorio and Abigail DeVille! Plus great opportunities with Vox Populi Gallery and ThINKing DANCE!

Congratulations 2017 U. S. Artist awardees, Pepón Osorio and Abigail DeVille! Plus great opportunities with Vox Populi Gallery and ThINKing DANCE!

 

Julia Clift and Samantha Mitchell Philadelphia: two Philly artists on their role as art writers

Julia Clift and Samantha Mitchell Philadelphia: two Philly artists on their role as art writers

 

High Maintenance on HBO, a phantasmagoria of life in New York

High Maintenance on HBO, a phantasmagoria of life in New York

 

Art Inspired by Networks On Display at Esther Klein Gallery: Workshop, Lecture and Opening Reception Planned

Art Inspired by Networks On Display at Esther Klein Gallery: Workshop, Lecture and Opening Reception Planned

 

Deborah Roberts’s moving collages stand out at Untitled Art Fair in Miami

Deborah Roberts’s moving collages stand out at Untitled Art Fair in Miami

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Thomas Wilfred’s early influential light art from 1919 rediscovered in ‘Lumia’ at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Thomas Wilfred’s early influential light art from 1919 rediscovered in ‘Lumia’ at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

 

Joseph Gonzales brings people together at The Delaware Contemporary

Joseph Gonzales brings people together at The Delaware Contemporary

 

Susan Lubowsky Talbott on 40 years of the Fabric Workshop and Museum

Susan Lubowsky Talbott on 40 years of the Fabric Workshop and Museum

 

Mina Zarfsaz presents ‘Dead Ringer,’ a house of mirrors at Vox Populi Gallery

Mina Zarfsaz presents ‘Dead Ringer,’ a house of mirrors at Vox Populi Gallery

 

Memorial for A.M. Satou Weaver Tuesday, Jan. 16, at African American Museum in Philadelphia

Memorial for A.M. Satou Weaver Tuesday, Jan. 16, at African American Museum in Philadelphia

 

A.M. (Satou) Weaver died yesterday

A.M. (Satou) Weaver died yesterday

 

Get your Sound Affect on at Icebox Project Space Thursday, Jan. 11; Mt. Airy Contemporary partners with Intuitive Art Space in new art venture in Manyunk; and Opportunity with Maake Magazine!

Get your Sound Affect on at Icebox Project Space Thursday, Jan. 11; Mt. Airy Contemporary partners with Intuitive Art Space in new art venture in Manyunk; and Opportunity with Maake Magazine!

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Fond farewell to Kelli Morgan, PAFA Curatorial Fellow moving to Midwest

Fond farewell to Kelli Morgan, PAFA Curatorial Fellow moving to Midwest

 

Two for the New Year! A discussion group rises in 2018, organized by Hammam Aldouri to delve into issues of contemporary society, and Diedra Krieger working art + science on all burners, curating; postering; and getting a grant for the Science Fair

Two for the New Year! A discussion group rises in 2018, organized by Hammam Aldouri to delve into issues of contemporary society, and Diedra Krieger working art + science on all burners, curating; postering; and getting a grant for the Science Fair

 

Photos by Chuck Close at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts inspire, but some fall short

Photos by Chuck Close at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts inspire, but some fall short

 

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Happy New Year from Artblog!

Happy New Year from Artblog!

 

Sadie Barnette’s ‘Glitter Space’ in the Surveillance Age

Sadie Barnette’s ‘Glitter Space’ in the Surveillance Age

 

Deconstructing La Gioconda in the Crosshairs of Art & Commerce

Deconstructing La Gioconda in the Crosshairs of Art & Commerce

 

The 2017 Liberta Awards!

The 2017 Liberta Awards!

 

Socialist Grocery

Socialist Grocery

 

As By Digging at Painted Bride, three artists delve into time, history, and the human psyche

As By Digging at Painted Bride, three artists delve into time, history, and the human psyche

 

The 3:00 Book

The 3:00 Book

 

Merry Christmas from all of us at Artblog!

Merry Christmas from all of us at Artblog!

 

Wit Lopez on breaking the fourth wall

Wit Lopez on breaking the fourth wall

 

Photographer Rosamond Purcell, the ‘doyenne of decay,’ featured in documentary coming this March to Lightbox Film Center

Photographer Rosamond Purcell, the ‘doyenne of decay,’ featured in documentary coming this March to Lightbox Film Center

 

[An] Open House spurs thoughts of how the architect would have lived in it

[An] Open House spurs thoughts of how the architect would have lived in it

 

Toying with Rocks, A Winning Essay in the New Art Writing Contest!

Toying with Rocks, A Winning Essay in the New Art Writing Contest!