Openings/Receptions August 2011

Monday, August 1, 1 – 5 pm at Muse Gallery: Artists’ reception for Abstracted: Take 5. Through August 28. 52 N. 2nd Street,
Philadelphia.

Tuesday, August 2 – Friday, September 30 at The High Point Cafe: InLiquid member Lynnette Shelley will exhibit her work. 602 W. Carpenter Lane, Philadelphia.

Thursday, August 4, 6 – 9 pm at The Ice Box and Grey Area: Opening reception for Australia Felix. Through August 28. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5 – 9 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Opening reception for The Light Room‘s annual group show. Through August 28. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5 – 8 pm at AxD Gallery: Opening reception for Attack of CMYK!, featuring printmaking and illustration works by thirteen artists from The Autumn Society. Through September 3rd. 265
South 10th Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5 – 9 pm at The Clay Studio: Opening reception for Hello / Goodbye and Linda Lopez: Recent Work. Through August 21 and August 26, respectively. 137-139 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5 – 9 pm at Drink Philly Office & Gallery: 1 Year Anniversary First Friday. 239 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 6 – 9 pm at F&N Gallery: Opening reception for Contract & Expand, Mr. Accordion Man. Through August 27. 2009 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 6:30 – 10 pm at Gravy Studio: Opening reception for JP Bevins. 2212 Sepviva Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 6 – 8:30 pm at LG Tripp Gallery: Reception for RSVP 2. Through August 20. 47 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 6 – 10 pm at little berlin: Opening of Distributed Collectives. An online exhibition and digital catalog will be available here. Through August 27. 2430 Coral Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 6 – 11 pm at Marginal Utility: Opening reception for get it while it’s cheap, the summer group show. Through August 27. 319 N. 11th Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5 – 9 pm at Muse Gallery: Opening reception for Abstracted: Take 5. Through August 28. 52 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at PAFA Alumni Sales Gallery: Opening reception for Environmental Perspectives: A Landscape Show. Through October 23. 118-128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Philadelphia Art Alliance: Opening reception for allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2011. 251 South 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

First Friday, August 5, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Salsa Party. Art After 5 performances are free after Museum admission ($16 adults, $14 seniors, $12 youth and students with ID, free for members and children under 12). 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5 at PhilaMOCA: Opening reception for PhilaMythos. Through August 18. 531 N. 12th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 5th, 7 – 10 pm at Space 1026: Opening reception for also, books. Through August 26. 1026 Arch Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 5 – 8 pm at Trust Gallery: Opening reception for Chantal Westby: Light to Faith. Through August 30. 249 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, August 5, 6 – 11 pm at Vox Populi: Opening reception featuring work by Jim Jeffers & Lydia Grey, Micah Danges and Jessica Gath. 319 North 11th Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia.

Saturday, August 6, 4 – 6 PM at Geechee Girl Rice Cafe: Reception for Nature’s Bounty, featuring watercolors by Lauren Sweeney. Through August 28. 6825 Germantown Avenue at Carpenter Lane, Mt. Airy.

Saturday, August 6, 6 – 9 pm at Slingluff Gallery: Opening reception for So This Is Goodbye. 11 West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia.

Sunday, August 7, 2 – 5 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Artists’ reception for The Light Room‘s annual group show. Through August 28. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia

Tuesday, August 9 at Fundación Pons headquarters: Philadelphia’s White Stone Gallery was selected to assist in the multi-denominational exhibition, ART + FAITH, for Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Madrid, Spain. Through August 29. Madrid, Spain.

Second Thursday, August 11, 6 pm – 9 pm at Crane Arts: Reception for InLiquid’s The Library of Keys featuring work by Jane Runyeon. Through August 26. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, August 11, 6 pm – 9 pm at Crane Arts: Reception for Goodlands: A Children’s Art Exhibition. Through August 21. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, August 11, 4:30 – 6: 30 pm at The Village of Arts and Humanities: Build & Eat potluck dinner reception for the youth workshop, Structural Variations on a Device to Root out Evil, presented by the Slought Foundation. RSVP to Josie Bockelman at jbockelman@sloughtfoundation.org. 2544 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 6 – 9 pm at Intersections Gallery: Opening reception for Self-Portrait Show. 3933 Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 6 – 9 pm at Drexel University’s Pearlstein Gallery: Opening reception for Controlled Burn.Through September 9. 3215 Market Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 6 – 9 pm at Philadelphia Magic Gardens: Opening reception for Coalition Ingenu for The Visionnaires. 1020 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Rhenda Fearrington. Art After 5 performances are free after Museum admission ($16 adults, $14 seniors, $12 youth and students with ID, free for members and children under 12). 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 1 – 8 pm at Prelude Gallery: Opening reception for exhibition of emerging artists. 406 South 20th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 6 -8 pm at Sande Webster Gallery: Opening reception for AUDIOACITY: Music As Muse. Through August 27. 2006 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 12, 6 – 9 pm at Twenty-Two Gallery: Opening reception for Full Circle / Half Moon. Through September 4. 236 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, August 13, 2 – 6 pm at ABstract EXpressions Gallery: Artists’ reception for Summer Exhibition. Through September 3. 70 High Street, Mount Holly, New Jersey.

Friday, August 19, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Diane Monroe. Art After 5 performances are free after Museum admission ($16 adults, $14 seniors, $12 youth and students with ID, free for members and children under 12). 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 19, 7 – 10 pm at The Random Tea Room and Curiosity Shop: Closing reception for The Pill Project. Through August 25. 713 N. Fourth Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 19 at The University of the Arts: Clouds for Comment at the Sol Mednick Gallery of Photography and Medic at Gallery 1401. Through September 16. 320 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, August 20 – Sunday, August 21 at Walnut Street dock: Miss Rockaway Armada Floatilla journey on Schuylkill River.

Tuesday, August 23, 6 – 7 pm at Space 1026: Performance of Celebrity Fitness Hour with Beth Heinly, in conjunction with the exhibition also, books open through August 26. 1026 Arch Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, August 24 at Aviator Park: Boaz Vaadia installed three sculptures in The Sculpture Park at Moore College of Art & Design, including Family with Dog, Yo’ah with Dog, and Ginalay & Ginnetoy. On display for a year. 20th and Race Streets, Philadelphia.

Thursday, August 25, 5 – 7 pm at Center for Emerging Visual Artists: Opening reception for Displaced. Through September 15. 237 S. 18th Street, The Barclay, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 26, 6 – 10 pm at Paradigm Gallery and Studio: Opening Reception for Play, works by Abbey Schmidt. Through September 24. 2020 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, August 26, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Joanna Pascale. Art After 5 performances are free after Museum admission ($16 adults, $14 seniors, $12 youth and students with ID, free for members and children under 12). 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Saturday, August 27, 12pm – 10pm at The Piazza at Schmidts: The Battle of the Canvas 2011 event.

Saturday, August 27, 12 – 2 pm at The High Point Café: Artist reception for solo exhibition of InLiquid member Lynnette Shelley. Through September 30. 602 W. Carpenter Lane, Philadelphia.

Sunday, August 28, 2 – 5 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Artists’ reception for The Light Room‘s annual group show. Through August 28. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, August 31 at Temple Gallery: Desk Space, an exhibition by Sara MacKillop. Through September 30. 2001 North 13th Street, Philadelphia.