Miscellaneous January 2012

Tuesday, January 3, 10 am – 2 pm at the Philadelphia Art Alliance: Are you interested in a piece of Miss Rockaway? Let the Art Alliance know what interests you, offer a price, and take it with you. 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 7, 6 – 9 pm at The Slingluff Gallery: Art Benefit Auction for Penn Treaty Park. Through January 29. 253 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 14, 7 pm at The Bodega: First day of three-part event Judas On Breath, by Jen Rosenblit. Judas on Breath is the contextualization of Jen’s newest work, “In-Mouth,” set to premier at New York Live Arts in February 2012. Part Two: Sunday, January 22, 1 pm. Part three: Saturday, January 28, 7 pm. 253 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 14, 10 am – 9 pm at PA Convention Center: Philadelphia Home Show. Through January 22. 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 14, 8 pm – 2 am at Westin Hotel Philadelphia: Hair o’ the Dog Charity Auction. Liberty Place Tower, 17th and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia.

Thursday, January 19, 8 pm at The Rotunda: Ars Nova Workshop presents the Nate Wooley Quintet. Free admission. 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 20, 6:30 – 7:30 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Young Friends Friday, a Young Friends–only tour of the photography exhibition Zoe Strauss: Ten Years. 26th and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 21, 6 pm – 1 am at The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum: Seven-Hour Finale, The Last Word. 5th Ave at 89th St, NY.

Friday, January 27, 10 am at Laurel Hill Cemetery: Hot Spots and Storied Plots: Fourth Friday tour. 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 11 am – 8 pm at Outsider Folk Art Gallery: Outsider Art Fair. Through January 29. 201 Washington Street, Reading, PA.

Friday, January 27, 1 pm at The Print Center: Mary Patten Book Release Event. 1614 Latimer Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 8 – 10 pm at The Random Tea Room: Come share in winter, wonderful inspired music and poetry with featured poet Helen Tinsley and music by Jay Lyons. 713 N. 4th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 7 – 9 pm at The Random Tea Room: Spreading the Seeds of Discent. Local author Nic Esposito will join us for a chat about his book and sign some books for your personal collection.713 N. 4th Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 5 pm at Locks Gallery: A special performance with 1967 score
musicians, C. Spencer Yeh and Aaron Moore. 600 South Washington Square, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 6 – 8 pm at PPAC: Member Party. RSVP to julie@philaphotoarts.org. 1400 N. American Street, Suite 103, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 11 am – 1 pm at The Galleries at Moore: Brunch reception followed by artist and curator exhibition walkthrough. A Philagrafika event. No RSVP needed. 1916 Race Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 4 – 6 pm at Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education: Owl Prowl. Free for members, $8 for nonmembers. 8480 Hagy’s Mill Road, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 29, 1 – 2 pm at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Historic Landmark Building: Mural Dedication. Join Johnston and Mural Arts Executive Director Jane Golden for the celebration, then stay with us to enjoy the Family Workshop, which will include a mural painting activity facilitated by Mural Arts. In addition, admission to the PAFA exhibition, Henry Ossawa Tanner: Modern Spirit, will be free to guests who attend the dedication and participate in the workshop. 118 North Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 29, 2:30 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: The Philadelphia Orchestra Connection: Dvorak Dimanche. Cost: $20, $16 member, $5 students. Van Pelt Auditorium, 26th Street and the Parkway, Philadelphia.

Monday, January 30, 8 pm at Philadelphia Art Alliance: Ars Nova Workshop presents the first duo performance ever by two legendary musicians: Philadelphian pianist Dave Burrell and Dutch drummer Han Bennink. 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.