Openings/Receptions February 2012

Wednesday, February 1, 6 – 8 pm at CFEVA: Artist reception for Introduction 2012, an exhibition of work by New Career Development Program Fellows, including work by Rebecca Gilbert and Johanna Inman. Through February 25. 237 S. 18th Street, Suite 3A, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 1, 6 – 8 pm at Goethe-Institut New York: Opening of Synchronous Objects: Degrees of Unison. Through February 26. 5 E. Third Street, New York, NY.

Wednesday, February 1 at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Opening of Van Gogh Up Close. Through May 6. 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 1 at Race Street Cafe: Illustrative Paintings by Richardson Comly. Through February 29. 208 Race Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 2, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Philadelphia Art Alliance: Opening reception for A Sense of Place, featuring work by InLiquid member Amy Orr, Found Subjects, and Binary Textiles. Through April 21. 251 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 2, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Philadelphia Board of Ethics: Reception for Likeness, curated by Brooke Hine and featuring work by Katherine Fraser. Through March 28. 1441 Sansom Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3 at 110 Church Gallery: Artist reception for Street Chair. Through February 28. 110 Church Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 8:30 pm at Artists’ House Gallery: February exhibition, featuring work by InLiquid member Katherine Fraser. Through February 26. 57 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 8 pm at Asian Arts Initiative: Opening reception for Marvels and Monsters. Through March 23. 1219 Vine Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 7 pm at Brave New Worlds: Hammy Sparkle. 45 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 8:30 pm at Bridgette Mayer Gallery: Opening reception for a solo show by Costa Rican painter Federico Herrero. Through February 25. 709 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 9 pm at The Center for Fine Art Photography: Reception for Portraits and American Faith, through February 25, and Brothers, through March 24. 400 N. College Avenue, Fort Collins, CO.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 9 pm at Clay Studio: Opening reception for Our Community. Through February 26. 137 – 139 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 9 pm at Dalet Gallery: Opening Reception for Lunar Arrangements featuring work by InLiquid artist Leah MacDonald and Sandra Milner. Through February 25. 142 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 9 pm at Drink Philly Office & Gallery: First Friday: February with Rex 1516. 239 Chestnut Street, Second Floor Unit B, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 8 pm at The Fabric Workshop and Museum: Opening reception and artist talk for Soft Village. Through late Spring 2012. 1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 8 pm at Gallery Saint Asaph: Opening reception for Sibylle-Marie Pfaffenbichler: Mixed-Media Painting and Drawings. Through February 26. 27 Conshohocken State Road, Bala Cynwyd, PA.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 9 pm at Highwire Gallery: Reception for current exhibition. 2040 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, at Jules Goldman Books & Antiques: Reception for Modernists in Exile, with work from Brian Gormley, Ronald C. Martin, David Ohlerking, and Robert Petrick. Through March 1. 29 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 8:30 pm at LG Tripp: Opening reception for recent works by Patricia Ingersoll and Mike Hale. Artist’s reception February 4, 5 – 7 pm. Through February 25. 47 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 8 pm at Little Berlin: Opticon, a music event. $5 Cover. 2430 Coral Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Locks Gallery: Reception for True Stories, a video screening curated by Lilly Wei, and Nadia Hironaka and Matthew Suib: 1967. Through February 25. 600 Washington Square South, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 9 pm at Main Line Art Center: Unframed & Uncorked Art Sale. 746 Panmure Road, Haverford, PA.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 8 pm at Malvern Retreat House: Lynette Shelley will have work in the Art Show. Through February 5. 315 S. Warren Avenue, Malvern, PA.

First Friday, February 3, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Meyerson Gallery: Opening reception for Safeword, work from the PennDesign MFA Class of 2013. Through February 16. 210 S. 34th Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 9 pm at Muse Gallery: Opening reception for COLLABORATIVE/34: Artists in Sync with Francine Shore. 52 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 3, 5 – 8 pm at Noyes Museum of Art: Opening reception for Katherine Stanek and Julia Levitina: Of Myths, Metal and Mortar. Through April 22. 733 Lily Lake Road, Oceanville, NJ.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 7 pm at The Painted Bride Art Center: Opening reception for Clean Shirts and Dirty Business, a solo show by Libbie Soffer, presented by InLiquid. Click here to read the feature. Through March 25. 230 Vine Street, Philadelphia. An artist talk will take place at 6 pm during the reception on February 3.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 10 pm at Part Time Studios: Opening reception for Planar Split, a two person exhibition featuring all new drawings and prints by James Ulmer and Lance Simmons. Through the end of the month. 2031 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 8:30 pm at Pentimenti Gallery: Artist Reception for STATIONS OF THE CUBE, a solo exhibition of mixed media works & installation by Steven Baris, and BUILT FUTURES, a solo show of works on paper & sculpture by Kim Beck. 145 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 7 pm at The Philadelphia Foundation: Opening reception for Artwell: Ten Years of Poetry, Art, & Possibility. 1234 Market Street, Suite 1800, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Philadelphia Dance Party with DJ Cosmo Baker, in conjunction with the exhibition Zoe Strauss: Ten Years. 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 9 pm at Projects Gallery: Reception for Hands On, a group exhibition featuring the council members of the Society of American Graphic Artists. Through February 25. 629 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 8 pm at Project Space: Grand Opening. 2003 W. 17th Street, Wilmington, DE.

First Friday, February 3 at Race Street Cafe: Illustrative Paintings by Richardson Comly. Through February 29. 208 Race Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 10 pm at Rodger LaPelle Galleries: Reception for Philly Style, 2012 Group Show. Through February 26. 122 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6 – 8 pm at Samsøn: Artist reception for Summer Wheat:HI – LO. Through March 17. 29 Thayer Street, Boston, MA.

First Friday, February 3, 5 – 8:30 pm at Snyderman-Works Galleries: Opening reception for Becky Suss. Through February 15. 303 Cherry Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3 at Space 1026: Opening reception for Other Ways In, Paintings & More by Michael W. Hall and Tom Bubul. Through February 27. 1026 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, February 3, 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Twelve Gates Arts: Opening reception for Paintings by Daisy Rockwell and book launch for The Little Book of Terror. Through February 25. 51 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 4, 5 – 9 pm at Da Vinci Art Alliance: Opening Awards Reception, Curator’s Tour, and Panel Discussion of Warholized featuring a piece by InLiquid artist Linda Dubin Garfield. 704 Catharine Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 4, 7 – 10 pm at Grand Central Art Center: Opening Reception for Here In Your Space, featuring work from GuyBen-Ner, Christian Jankowski, and Gillian Wearing. 125 North Broadway, Santa Ana, CA.

Saturday, February 4, 5 – 7 pm at LGTripp Gallery: Artist reception for Patricia Ingersoll: Recent Work. Through February 25. 47 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 4, 6 – 9 pm at Nichols Berg Gallery: Opening reception for Antonelli Winter Art Show. Through February 29. 8611 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 5, 3 – 5 pm at Abington Art Center: Opening of Solo Series 2012. The show includes four simultaneous solo exhibitions by Colleen McCubbin Stepanic, Susie Forrester, Csilla Sadloch and Emily Steinberg. Through March 25. 515 Meetinghouse Road, Jenkintown PA.

Sunday, February 5, 1 – 4 pm at Artists’ House Gallery: Reception for February exhibition, featuring work by InLiquid member Katherine Fraser. Through February 26. 57 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 5, 1 – 4 pm at The Orchard Artworks Gallery: Opening reception for The Courageous Heart: Art for Kids, by Kids. Through February 27. 520 Tomlinson Road, Bryn Athyn, PA.

Sunday, February 5, 2 – 5 pm at The Plastic Club: Opening reception for Urban Observations. Through February 24. 247 S. Camac Street, Philadelphia.

Monday, February 6 at Urban Outfitters Headquarters: From Then Till Now, featuring work by InLiquid member Diane Pieri. Through March 9. 5000 S. Broad Street, Naval Yard, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 8, 5 – 7 pm at Montgomery County Community College: Opening reception for Myrtle Williams: Spiritual Heritage Goddesses and the Body Beautiful. 340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA.

Second Thursday, February 9, 6 – 9 pm at The Archive Space: Reception for Happier and Happier. Through March 4. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 5 – 7 pm at The Center for Emerging Visual Artists: Reception for Journeys and Artist Talks, featuring CDP Alumni Travel Grant Recipients, including InLiquid artist Keiko Miyamori. 237 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 6 – 9 pm at Hall at Crane Arts, 6 – 9 pm: Reception for Robert Solomon‘s Place and No Place and surface, water, rail, presented by InLiquid. Click here to read the feature. Through February 19. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 6 – 9 pm at Gallery 102 in the Crane Arts Building: Reception for State of the State. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 6 – 9 pm at The Icebox: Young Professionals Preview Party for InLiquid’s Annual Benefit. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 4 – 6:30 pm at Lawrence Gallery: Opening reception for volcano/kaboom, featuring work by InLiquid member Hiro Sakaguchi. Through March 9. Rosemont College, 1400 Montgomery Avenue, Rosemont, PA.

Second Thursday, February 9, 6 – 8 pm at Mixed Greens, 7 – 9 pm: Opening of End of Days, a group show. Through February 11. 531 W. 26th Street, 1st Floor, NY.

Second Thursday, February 9, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at PAFA Alumni Sales Gallery: Opening reception for Moe Brooker: The Evidence of Things Not Seen. Through April 15. 128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, February 9, 7 – 9 pm at The Philadelphia Photo Arts Center: Of the Ordinary, a group exhibition including the work of Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, Alyse Emdur, Ron Jude, Jason Lazarus, Christian Patterson and Ofer Wolberger. Through April 16. Panel Discussion: February 10, 6 – 8 pm. 1400 N American Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 10, 6 – 9 pm at The 40th Street Artist-in-Residence Gallery: Opening reception for Marie Alarcón’s BANISHED. Through March 2. 4007 Chestnut Street, First Floor, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 10, 6 – 8 pm at The Atrium Gallery at The Tyler School of Art: Opening reception for Parts & Labor, works from the Photography and Related Media MFA program. 2001 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 10, 7 – 9 pm at Benna’s Cafe: Opening reception for I’m Nobody! by Bonnie Brenda Scott. 1236 S. 8th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 10, 6 – 10 pm at The Icebox: InLiquid v.12 Silent Auction Benefit followed by an After-Party. There will be a VIP Preview Party and Meet & Greet with Jurors from 4 – 6 pm. 1400. N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 10 at PAFA Alumnni Sales Gallery: Moe Brooker: The Evidence of Things Not Seen. Through April 15. 118 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 10, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Marco Pignatoro Trio, featuring bassist John Patitucci. 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

Friday, February 10, 6 – 9 pm at Twenty-Two Gallery: Opening reception for Patrick Neilson: Recent Works. Through March 4. 236 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 7 – 11 pm at Allentown Art Museum: Preview Party for Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present. Cost: Members free, non-members $15. 31 N. Fifth Street, Allentown, PA.

Saturday, February 11, 6 – 8 pm at B2 Cafe: Get A Job by Jason Hsu. 1500 E. Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 6 am – 10 pm pm at Jinxed: 5th Annual Heart Show. A second reception will be held on Sunday. 1050 N. Hancock Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 4 – 6 pm at Museum of Art and Peace: What Was Our Vision, a solo show by Zoe Cohen. Through March 17. 21 W. Washington Lane, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 6 – 8 pm at e-flux: Opening reception for Adam Curtis: The Desperate Edge of Now. Through April 14. 311 East Broadway, NY, NY.

Saturday, February 11, 2 – 4 pm at Project Basho: Opening reception for ONWARD Compé ’12. Through March 25. 1305 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11, 4 – 6 pm at Snyderman-Works Galleries: Artist reception for Becky Suss Wherever You Are… That’s Where You Are. 303 Cherry Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 12, 5 pm at Bodega: John Roebas: Untitled Drawings, book launch. 253 N 3rd Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 12, 2 – 5 pm at Muse Gallery: Artist’s reception for COLLABORATIVE/34: Artists in Sync with Francine Shore. 52 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 15, at Art Sanctuary: Reading & Reception: Behind These Walls: Visions of Courage, Beacons of Hope. 628 S. 16th Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 15, 4:30 – 6:30 pm at The Berman Museum of Art: Reception: Holding the Eyes and Soul, a student curated exhibition. 101 E. Main Street, Collegeville, PA.

Thursday, February 16, 4 pm at McCabe Library: Wildly Human Group Art Show, featuring work by Lynette Shelley and Anne Canfield. Through April 2. Swarthmore College, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA.

Friday, February 17, 5 – 8 pm at EKG: Reception for Dreck Groove. Through March 30. Klein Art Gallery, Science Center, 3600 Market Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 17, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Fleisher Art Memorial: Reception for Heart Print, featuring work by InLiquid member Candy Depew. 719 Catharine Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 17, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Ralph Peterson, featuring the Curtis Brothers. 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 17, 6 – 8 pm at The Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts: Opening reception for Herstory 2012: Ladies of Leonardo, curated by Rachel Citrino and Liz Nicklus. Through March 13. 22 N. High Street, Millville, NJ.

Sunday, February 19, 2 – 5 pm at The Friends’ Center: Reception for The Many Faces of Occupy Philadelphia by Leroy Forney, The Soul of Occupy Philadelphia by Elise Kraemer, and Faces of Occupy Philadelphia by Jon Offredo and Seth Horwitz. Through March 9. 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 19, 5 pm at Gershman Y: Closing of Corporeal, featuring work by InLiquid member Brooke Hine. 401 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Tuesday, February 21, 12:30 – 2 pm at http://www.temple.edu/tyler/exhibitions/: Pietra Rivoli: The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy. Tyler School of Art, 12th and Norris Streets, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 23, 6 – 8 pm at Accola Griefen Gallery: Reception for Victoria Burge: New Works on Paper. Through March 31. 547 W. 27th Street, #634, NYC.

Thursday, February 23, 6 – 8 pm at Mixed Greens: Opening of Portraits of an Escape. Through March 24. 531 W. 26th Street, First Floor, NYC.

Friday, February 24, 5 – 10 pm at Arts on South: Fourth Friday gallery receptions. 500 – 800 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 24, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Avi Wisnia. 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

Friday, February 24, 6 – 8 pm at Seraphin Gallery: Opening reception for Albatross. Through March 25. 1108 Pine Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 24, 5 – 7 pm at Villanova University Art Gallery: Ray Sternbergh (1931-2002) A Retrospective. Through April 11. Connelly Center, Second Floor, 800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA.

Saturday, February 25, 10 am – 5 pm Grand opening event for CENTERpieces: Richard Torchia’s Harris Observatory. RSVP required for Grand Opening online here. Open by appointment only from February 18 to March 3 by email to catskillcenterpieces@gmail.com. The Center for Discovery, Benmoshe and Kinnebrook Roads, Harris, NY.

Saturday, February 25 at Temple Gallery: Last day to see Chris Sollars’ “Street Clean,” 1997 on display. Tyler School of Art, 12th and Norris Streets, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 29 at Hot Diggity: Last day to see artwork of Hawk Krall on display. 620 South Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 29, 6 – 8 pm at The Print Center: Gallery talk and alumni reception, with Robert Asman, in conjunction with the exhibition Silver Mine. 1614 Latimer Street, Philadelphia.