Openings / Receptions July 2011

First Friday, July 1, 5 – 8 pm at 110 Church Gallery, Reception for Stimuli • Stimulus. 110 Church Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 5 – 9 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Opening reception for Assemblage and Tea Time. Through July 31. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 5 – 8:30 pm at Artists’ House: Opening reception for July’s exhibition of gallery artists. 57 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 7 – 10 pm at Cafe Lift: Opening reception for Unravel: A Knitted Exploration of Our Consumption. 428 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 1 – 8 pm at Chemical Heritage Foundation: 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.

First Friday, July 1, 6 – 9 pm at Christ Church Neighborhood House: Opening reception for Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing. 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 5 – 9 pm at The Clay Studio: 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.

First Friday, July 1, 7 – 10 pm at Extra Extra: Opening reception for Lowbeam. Through August 7. 1524 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 6 – 9 pm at Gallery 50: Opening reception for Petite Moments: an International Juried Miniature Art Competition. Through July 25. 50 East Commerce Street, Bridgeton, New Jersey.

First Friday, July 1, 6:30 – 10 pm at Gravy Studio: Opening reception for Hands That Feed Us: A Peek Inside Our Foodshed. 2212 Sepviva Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 7 – 9 pm at Grizzly Grizzly, 7 – 9 pm: Artists’ reception for There is Not Anything Which Returns to Nothing. 319 North 11th Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Locks Gallery: Reception for Diane Burko: Photographs . Through August 19 . 600 Washington Square South, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 6 – 11 pm at Marginal Utility : Reception for Eric McDada: Nobody Digs Your Music But Yourself. Through July 29. 319 N. 11th Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 5 – 8 pm at Muse Gallery: Opening reception for One Part Paradise. Through July 31. 52 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 5 – 7 pm at the Painted Bride: Art in the Open First Friday Reception featuring documentation of work from Art in the Open. 230 Vine Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 12 – 7 pm at Prelude Gallery: Opening of Prelude Gallery, featuring work from recent graduates and students. 406 South 20th Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 6 – 10 pm at Rodger LaPelle Galleries: Opening reception for An Eyeful. Through August 28. 122 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, July 1, 7 – 10 pm at Space 1026: Opening reception for Alternate Universe. Through June 29. 1026 Arch Street, Philadelphia

Saturday, July 2, 6 – 9 pm at Slingluff Gallery: Opening reception for Skim Milk Jollies. Through July 31. 11 West Girard Ave, Philadelphia

Sunday, July 3, 1 – 5 pm at Rodger LaPelle Galleries: Reception for An Eyeful. Through August 28. 122 N. Third Street, Philadelphia

Thursday, July 7, 7 – 9 pm at The 40th Street Artist-in-Residence Program: Opening reception for Staring at the Cracks. Through July 23. 4212 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 5 pm – 8 pm at Art Alliance: Artists’ reception for Abstractions of Nature featuring work from InLiquid artist member Linda Dubin Garfield. Through July 30. 38 S. Third Street, Oxford, Pennsylvania.

Friday, July 8, 6 – 10 pm at Grizzly Grizzly: Artists’ reception for There is Not Anything Which Returns to Nothing. 319 North 11th Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Locks Gallery: Reception for Diane Burko: Photographs . Through August 19 . 600 Washington Square South, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 12 – 7 pm at Prelude Gallery: Reception for current exhibition. 406 S. 20th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 6 -8 pm at Maccarone Gallery: Featuring Fleisher / Ollman artists, an opening reception for The Medicine Bag. Through August 5. 630 Greenwich Street, New York, New York

Friday, July 8, 7 pm at The Rotunda: Opening reception for words: the art of symbols and syntax. Through August 8. 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 6 – 8 pm at Sande Webster Gallery: Opening reception for Audioacity: Music as Muse. Through August 27. 2006 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 6 – 9 pm at Twenty-Two Gallery: Opening reception for Masks, Myths & Magic. Through August 7. 236 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 8, 6 – 11 pm at Vox Populi: Opening reception for VOX VII Seventh annual exhibition of emerging artists, curated by Melissa Ho & Hennessy Youngman. Through July 31. 319 N. 11th Street, third floor, Philadelphia.

Saturday, July 9, 2 – 6 pm at ABstract EXpressions Gallery: Artists’ reception for Summer Exhibition. Through September 3. 70 High Street, Mount Holly, New Jersey.

Saturday, July 9, 6 pm – 11 pm at Little Berlin: Opening reception for Materialism as Encounter. 2430 Coral Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, July 10, 1;30 pm – 4 pm at Zion’s Reformed UCC, Fellowship Hall: Reception for Transitions 2011 presented by Allentown Art Museum. 622 Hamilton St., Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Sunday, July 10, 1 pm – 4 pm at Da Vinci Art Alliance: Opening reception for Then and Now: 1931 – 2011 featuring work by InLiquid member Linda Dubin Garfield. Through July 31. 704 Catherine Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, July 10, 12 – 3 pm at Manayunk Roxborough Art Center: Opening reception for 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition featuring work by InLiquid member Lynnette Shelley. 419 Green Lane, Philadelphia.

Sunday, July 10, 4 pm – 6 pm at Reading Public Museum: Opening reception for Berks Art Alliance 34th Annual Juried Exhibition featuring work from InLiquid member Linda Dubin Garfield.Through September 4. 500 Museum Road, Reading.

Second Thursday, July 14, 12 – 5 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Meet the artist for Assemblage. Through July 31. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, July 14, 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, July 14, 5 – 7 pm at Leeway Foundation: Opening reception for A Fertile Ground: Works on Paper from The Oasis Art Center, presented in partnership with The Oasis Art Center. Through August 31. 1315 Walnut Street, Suite 832, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 15, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Bastille 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.

Saturday, July 16, 6 – 9 pm at Chestnut Hill Gallery: Artists’ reception for an exhibition featuring work by Ed Rubenstone, Jim Stewart, Michael Ciliberti, and Debbie Souders. 8117 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, July 16, 4 – 6:30 pm at LG Tripp Gallery: Artists’ reception for RSVP 2, featuring work by Madeline Adams, Judy Breslin, Linda Celestian, Linda Hess Conklin, James Erikson, and Justin Froehlich, among others. Through August 20. 47 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, July 16, 8 pm at Little Berlin: Musical performance by Navajo Land and others. Admission: $6. 2430 Coral Street Philadelphia, PA 19125.

Saturday, July 16, 10 am – 4 pm at the University of the Arts: The Center for Art in Wood (formerly Wood Turning Center) presents an Open Studio Day using the university’s workshop. $10 fee covers lunch.

Wednesday, July 20, 5 – 7 pm at The Art Gallery at City Hall: Opening reception for Score featuring work by InLiquid member Nancy E. F. Halbert. Through September 16. 116 City Hall, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, July 20, 6:30 pm at The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education: Young Friends are invited to meet artists from the current outdoor exhibition, Facts & Fables: Stories of the Natural World. 8480 Hagy’s Mill Road, Philadelphia.

Thursday, July 21, 8 pm at Johnny Brenda’s: Vox Populi Benefit featuring musical performances by Reading Rainbow, Creepoid, Gunn-Truscinski Duo & Dan Murphy of Megawords. Admission: $10. 1201 N. Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125.

Thursday, July 21, 7 – 10 pm at Philadelphia MOCA: Opening reception for Branches. 531 N. 12th Street,Philadelphia.

Friday, July 22, 8 pm at 2005 Frankford Avenue: Fire Museum and Little Berlin present musical performances by Meg Baird, Mind Over Mirrors, and Chris Forsyth’s Paranoid Cat Duo. Admission: $6. 2005 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 22, 8 pm at Aktion Gallery: Opening reception for Process, featuring work by InLiquid members Nancy E. F. Halbert and Chris Macan. Through August 15. 535 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 22, 2011, 6 – 8 pm at Gallery 339: Opening reception for About Face. Through September 10. 339 South 21st Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 22, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Venissa Santi. 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, July 23rd, 7 – 9 pm at Possible Projects: Opening reception for Portmanteau. Through August 14. 873 E. Thompson Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, July 23rd, 7 pm at Project Basho: Opening reception for Friends of Project Basho 2011. Through August 19. 1305 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, July 23rd – Saturday, July 30th at Penn’s Landing: The 1st Annual Mercantile Extravaganza, an arts and music festival. Average cost of activities ranges from $5 to $25.

Sunday, July 24, 3 – 6 pm at the Maryland Federation of Art: Opening reception for Strokes of Genius: All Painting National Exhibition, a group exhibition featuring InLiquid member Mary Powers Holt. Through August 7. 18 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland.

Thursday, July 28, 7 pm at littleBAR: Opening reception for Mixed Up. 738 S. 8th Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, July 28, 10 pm – 2 am at The Walnut Room: Breakin’ Brushes, a kickoff event for Battle of the Canvas 2011 featuring two battling artists. 1709 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 29, 8 pm at AUX: Open night of performances from Philadelphia artist collectives at Vox Populi’s new performance space. Through July 31. 319 North 11th Street, Third Floor, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 29, 7:30 pm at Jinxed/The Toothless Cat: Opening and North American Premiere for Dutch artist Christian Zwanniken. 1050 N. Hancock Street, Suite 54, Philadelphia.

Friday, July 29, 5:45 – 8:15 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Larry McKenna. 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, July 29, 6 – 8 pm at Red Filter Gallery: Opening reception for Kind of Blue. Through September 4. 74 Bridge Street, Lambertville, New Jersey.

Saturday, July 30, 10 am – 6 pm and Sunday, July 31, 10 am – 5pm at Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen: Fine Craft Fair. Admission: $8 adults, children 12 and under free. 252 N. Prince Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Saturday, July 30, Sundown at Pentimenti Gallery: Opening reception for Shock Waves. Through August 24. 145 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, July 31, 12 – 5 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Meet the artist for Assemblage. Through July 31. 58 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.