First Friday July 1, 2011

3rd Street Gallery, 5 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Assemblage and Tea Time. Through July 31. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

110 Church Gallery, 5 – 8 pm: Reception for Stimuli • Stimulus. 110 Church Street, Philadelphia.

Artists’ House, 5 – 8:30 pm: Opening reception for July’s exhibition. 57 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Cafe Lift, 7 – 10 pm: Opening reception for Unravel: A Knitted Exploration of Our Consumption. 428 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia.

Chemical Heritage Foundation, 1 – 8 pm: Visitors are invited to listen to a lecture delivered by Mutter Museum director, Robert Hicks who will appear in period costume to talk about medicine in the Civil War. Polymer chemist Tom Twardowski will produce smoke and colors using his knowledge of chemistry, and Rosie Cook will perform color experiments and lead visitors in making their own tie-dye and lava lamps. There will be opportunities to view the exhibition Elemental Matters: Artists Imagine Chemistry. 315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Christ Church Neighborhood House, 6 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing. 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

The Clay Studio, 5 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Jeremy Brooks: Recent Work and The Eighth Annual Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Exhibition. Through July 31 and July 24, respectively. 137-139 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Extra Extra, 7 – 10 pm: Opening reception for Lowbeam. Through August 7. 1524 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

Gallery 50, 6 – 9 am: Opening reception for Petite Moments. Through July 25. 50 E. Commerce Street, Bridgeton, NJ.

Grizzly Grizzly, 7 – 9 pm: Artists’ reception for There is Not Anything Which Returns to Nothing. 319 North 11th Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

LGTripp Gallery, 6 – 8:30 pm: Dan Schimmel’s Tape & Paint and Ann Tarantino’s Recent Works. 47 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Muse Gallery, 5 – 8 pm: Opening reception for One Part Paradise. Through July 31. 52 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Prelude Gallery, 12 – 7 pm (or later): Opening of Prelude Gallery, featuring work from recent graduates and students. 406 South 20th Street, Philadelphia.

Projects Gallery, 6-9 pm: Reception for Northern Liberties: A Transformation and Frank Hyder: Changing States. 629 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries, 6 – 10 pm: Opening reception for An Eyeful. Through August 28. 122 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

Snyderman / Works, 5:30 – 8:30 pm: Opening reception for Goblet Show 2011. 303 Cherry Street, Philadelphia.

Space 1026, 7 – 10 pm: Opening reception for Alternate Universe. 1026 Arch Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

Wexler Gallery, 5 – 8 pm: Opening reception for Summer 2011. Through June 25. 201 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.