First Friday June 3, 2011

110 Church Gallery, 5 – 8 pm: Opening reception for Colin Keefe – Stimuli • Stimulus. 110 Church Street, Philadelphia.

3rd Street Gallery, 5 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Associate Members’ Exhibition – Kindred Spirits.

Artists’ House, 5 – 8:30 pm: Opening reception for New Faces 2011. 57 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Chemical Heritage Foundation, 5 – 8 pm:  Visitors are invited to participate in beer tastings and listen to a lecture delivered by noted beer historian Rich Wagner. There will be opportunities to view the exhibition Elemental Matters: Artists Imagine Chemistry.  315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

The Clay Studio, 5 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Our Community.  137 – 139 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

The Fabric Workshop and Museum, 6 – 8 pm: Opening reception for Close at Hand: Philadelphia Artists from the Collection. 1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Gallery 339, 6:30 – 8:30 pm: Reception for Keystone.1, the first Pennsylvania Photography Biennial. Through August 27. 339 S. 21st Street, Philadelphia.

Grizzly Grizzly, 6 – 10 pm: Opening reception for The Queer Houses of Brooklyn In The Three Towns of Breukelen, Boswyck, and Midwout During the 41st Year of the Stonewall Era. 319 North 11th Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

Highwire Gallery, 5 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Side by Side. 2040 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

Little Berlin, 6 – 10 pm: Opening reception for Epic Pain. 2430 Coral Street, Philadelphia.

LGTripp Gallery, 6 – 8:30 pm: Reception for Dan Schimmel: Tape and Paint and Ann Tarantino: Recent Works. Through July 9. 47-49 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Locks Gallery, 5 – 7 pm: Reception for Jennifer Bartlett: The Studio Inside Out . Through June 30th . 600 Washington Square South, Philadelphia.

Marginal Utility, 6 – 11 pm: Opening reception for Eric McDade: Nobody Digs Your Music But Yourself. Through July 29. 319 N. 11th Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia.

Muse Gallery, 5 – 8 pm: Opening reception for Paintings by Nancy Kress. 52 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Pentimenti Gallery, 6 – 8:30pm: Opening reception for THINK GLOBAL’2. 145 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Projects Gallery, 6-9 pm: Opening reception for Northern Liberties: A Transformation.

Snyderman / Works, 5:30 – 8:30 pm:  Reception for  Nature Morte Transfigured: Sculptural Still Life by Ron Isaacs; Three Shades of White, ceramic work by Nathan Falter, Bryan Hopkins & Ani Kasten; and jewelry by So Young Park. 303 Cherry Street, Philadelphia.

Space 1026, 7 – 10 pm: Opening reception for My Name is URL / My name is IRL– Jesse Hulcher and Jerstin Crosby. Through June 24.  1026 Arch Street, second floor, Philadelphia.

Vox Populi, 6 – 11 pm:  Opening reception for D. Billy & Nathan Manuel, Terry Conrad, Micah Danges, Andrew Suggs.  Through June 26.  319 N. 11th Street, third floor, Philadelphia.

Wexler Gallery, 5 – 8 pm:  Reception for  Old Souls (Reincarnated Objects); Silas Kopf, Recent Works; and Morgan Craig, Folklore. Through June 25.  201 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

Wood Turning Center, 5:30 – 7:30 pm: Exotic Woods, Metal Cutters and Dale Chase: Ornamental Turning from the Walter Balliet Collection. Through July 23. 501 Vine Street, Philadelphia.