Miscellaneous May 2012

Tuesday, May 1, 6 – 8 pm at NARS Foundation: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Town Hall. 88 35th Street, Third Floor, Brooklyn, NY.

First Friday, May 4, 6 – 9 pm at Race Street Pier: Art Star Craft Bazaar Sneak Peek.

First Friday, May 4, 7 pm at the Rotunda: The Ragdoll Project Benefit for Human Trafficking Awareness with Permanent Wave Philly. 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 5, 10 am – 5 pm at Lancaster: Spring Lancaster ArtWalk. Through May 6. Lancaster, PA.

Saturday, May 5, 6 pm at Little Berlin: Bitby.tv and Little Berlin Kickstarter Launch Party. 2430 Coral Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 5, noon – 6 pm at PPAC: Annual Book Fair. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, May 6, 2:30 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Musique D’Elegance: French Music for Piano and Flute. Cost: $20, $16 members, $5 students with ID. 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, May 9, 7 pm at Moore College of Art & Design: Meeting of the Women’s Caucus for Art Philadelphia Chapter. 1916 Race Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, May 9, 7 pm at New Museum Skyroom: Rhizome Benefit. 235 Bowery, NYC.

Wednesday, May 9 at The White Space: Preview Show for Carter’s Play, presented by Smokey Scout Productions. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, May 10, 7 pm at Live Arts Studio: Scratch Night. 919 N. Fifth Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, May 11, 5 – 8 pm at La Salle University Art Museum: Spring Benefit and Silent Auction. Cost: $25. 19th Street and Olney Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, May 11, 11 am – 7 pm at Rittenhouse Square: The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen‘s Fine Craft Fair. Through May 13. Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 12, 8 pm at Aviator Park: Breaking Away: 2012 Fashion Show, presented by Moore College of Art & Design. Cost: General Admission $25, VIP Guests $100. 20th Street and the Parkway, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 12, 11 am – 6 pm at Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing: Art Star Craft Bazaar. Through May 13. Along Columbus Blvd., between Walnut and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 12 – 13, noon – 6 pm at NARS Foundation: 5th Annual Open Studio Weekend. 88th Street, Third Floor, Brooklyn, NY.

Saturday, May 12, 1 – 8 pm at NARS Foundation Sunset Park Studios: 5th Annual NARS Foundation Open Studios. There will be a second open studios on Sunday, May 13, 1 – 5 pm. 88 35th Street, Third Floor, Brooklyn, NY.

Saturday, May 12, 3 – 4 pm at Noyes Museum of Art: Classical Music Concert by Yoon Yon and Heera Ghorashi. 733 Lily Lake Road, Oceanville, NJ.

Saturday, May 12 at Perkins Center for the Arts: Handcrafted at Perkins Center: a beer tasting with a focus on local micro-brews. 30 Irvin Avenue, Collingswood, NJ.

Saturday, May 12, 9 am – 2 pm at The Village of Arts and Humanities: Village Park Day. 2544 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Sunday, May 13, 11 am – 2 pm at The Clay Studio: Mother’s Day Clay & Mimosa Brunch. 137 – 139 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, May 13 at Le Meridien Philadelphia Hotel: Bespoke Custom Tailors & Legal Outfitters showcase. Through May 15. 1421 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Tuesday, May 15, 3 pm at Philadelphia Marriott West Hotel: Bespoke Custom Tailors & Legal Outfitters showcase. Through May 16. 111 Crawford Avenue, West Conshohocken, PA.

Tuesday, May 15, 5:30 – 9:30 pm at Jewelers Row: Philadelphia’s Premier Buy-Back Event, in conjunction with InLiquid’s Art for Sale. RSVP here by May 14, 5 pm. 107 S. Eighth Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, May 16, 4 pm at Ile Ife Park: Press Event with Mayor Nutter and Dre and Jeroen (aka Haas & Hahn), presented by The Village of Arts and Humanities. 2544 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Thursday, May 17, 5:30 – 8 pm at Allentown Art Museum: Art After Hours: The Pennsylvania Connection with Dana Garber Applestein. 31 N. Fifth Street, Allentown, PA.

Friday, May 18, 6 – 9 pm at Main Line Art Center: One Night Stand Exhibition and Young Friends Cookout, featuring work by InLiquid member Gillian Pokalo. 746 Panmure Road, Haverford, PA.

Friday, May 18 – 20 at Schuylkill River Banks: Art in the Open Philadelphia. Features work by InLiquid member Linda Celestian.

Saturday, May 19, 8:30 pm at Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts: First Person Arts Summer Grand Slam. 3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 19, noon – 3 pm at Bartram’s Garden: Printing in the Open, presented by The Print Center. 54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia.

May 19 – 20, 1 – 5 pm at Queensboro Art Studios: Lucy Russo will participate in Open Studios 2012. 40-09 21st Street (6th Floor North), Long Island City, NY.

Tuesday, May 22, 7 – 9 pm: My Pre-Fringe Birthday Party, presented by InLiquid member Linda Dubin Garfield. RSVP to garf621@aol.com or 610.649.3174. Please no presents. Instead bring a check for The Food Trust which helps get food into the hungriest areas of Philadelphia. 621 Fariston Drive, Wynnewood, PA.

Tuesday, May 22, 6 – 9 pm at Roche Bobois: YAF Philly Portfolio Review, presented by The Designated Sketcher. 309 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, May 24, 6 pm at The Print Center: Patron Party 2012: An Evening with Emma Wilcox. Cost: Visionary $1,000 for four individuals, Benefactor $450 per person or $650 per couple, Patron $250 per person or $450 per couple, Supporter $100 per person. RSVP by May 11. 1614 Latimer Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 26, 9:30 – 11:30 am at Barnes Foundation: Fresh Artists welcomes the Barnes Foundation and will be hosting a “Mini-Masterpiece” art making workshop. Through May 28. 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 26, 9:45 am at African American Museum: African American Iconic Images Collection tour presented by The Mural Arts Program. Purchase tickets here. 7th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia.

Saturday, May 26 – 28 at Paradise City: Paradise City Arts Festival. Paradise City, Northampton, MA.

Thursday, May 31, 6 – 9 pm at Parkway Central Library: Ravens on the Rooftop, a fundraiser for the Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation. Cost: $30 General Admission, $20 for Ravens, $5 increase at the door. 1901 Vine Street, Skyline Room, Fourth Floor, Philadelphia.

Thursday, May 31, 6:30 – 10 pm at Vie: WALL BALL 2012, the annual fundraiser for the Mural Arts Program. 600 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.