Openings/Receptions January 2012

Sunday, January 1, 1 – 5 pm at BYO Print: New Beginnings celebrates new equipment, new members, and new space. 2206 Coral Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 9 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: New Works by Edwina Brennan and Mostly Birds by Barbro Jernberg. Through January 29. 58 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 8:30 pm at Artists’ House Gallery: January Exhibition. Through January 29. 57 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 9 pm at Clay Studio: Reception for Claire Hedden & Albion Stafford, Yinka Orafidiya: All or Nothing, and Brian Jones: Pots. Through January 29. 137 – 139 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 8 pm at Dalet Gallery: Reception for Color on the Edge, new works by InLiquid member Dolores Poacelli. Through January 14. 141 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 9 pm at Drink Philly Office & Gallery: First Friday show. 239 Chestnut Street, Second Floor Unit B, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 9 pm at F.A.N. Gallery: Opening reception for Rick Buttari: New Paintings and Joshua Koffman: Sculpture. Through January 28. 221 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 6 – 8 pm at Gallery Saint Asaph: Opening reception for Patricia Siembora’s Textiles. Through January 29. 27 Conshohocken State Road, Bala Cynwyd, PA.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 9 pm at Highwire Gallery: Opening of Poetic License. Artists include Piety Choi, Rochelle Dinkin, Lydia Hamilton, Peter Kinney, Barbara Spadero, Karen Steen, and Jeff Waring. Through January 29. 2040 Frankfort Avenue, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6 at Knapp Gallery: Opening of Following the Lines, Fine Furniture by Karl Frank Slocum. Through February 26. 162 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 6 – 8:30 pm at LGTripp Gallery: Focus, 4th Annual Abstract Photography Exhibition, featuring work by Nik S. Clements, Alyssha Eve Csuk, Chip Forelli, Mallary Johnson, Jenny Lynn, Paul Rider, and Rachel Zimmerman. Through January 28. 47 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 6 – 11 pm at Marginal Utility: Opening reception for FIVE ACTS: CHRONICLES OF DISSENT, featuring work by Yael Bartana, Andrea Bowers, Sharon Hayes, Naeem Mohaiemen, and Mark Tribe. 319 North 11th Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 8 pm at Muse Gallery: Opening reception for Deann Mills: Time of my Life. 52 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6 at Old City Jewish Art Center: Opening of group show, featuring work by InLiquid members Zoe Cohen and Judith Jacobson. 119 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Art After 5! Tango Night. 26th and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 6 – 10 pm at Projects Gallery: Lovely Things, a Bambi Gallery pop up show. Through January 28. 629 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 6, 5 – 8 pmat Samsøn: Artist’s reception for Antoniadis & Stone: Rough Shape. Through January 28. 450 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA.

First Friday, January 6, 7 – 10 pm at Space 1026: Opening reception for Unsustainable, the first solo exhibition by Philadelphia based artist Jay Hardman. Through January 28. 1026 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

First Friday, January 6, 6:30 pm at Twelve Gates Arts: Opening reception for Reflections Between by Kathryn Myers and Tim Cleary. Through January 28. 51 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 7, 4 – 7 pm at Home Fine Art: Reception for There’s an Exhibit for That Smartphone Art Exhibit. Through January 29. 2 Church Street, Mount Holly, NJ.

Saturday, January 7, 1 – 4 pm at Knapp Gallery: Artists reception for Following the Lines, Fine Furniture by Karl Frank Slocum. Through February 26. 162 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 8, 1 – 5 pm at 3rd Street Gallery: Artist’s reception for New Works by Edwina Brennan and Mostly Birds by Barbro Jernberg. Through January 29. 58 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 8, 1 – 4 pm at Artists’ House Gallery: Reception for January Exhibition. Through January 29. 57 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 8, 2 – 4 pm at The Community Arts Center: Opening reception for Focused Ambiguity, featuring work by Susan Abrams, Tasha Doremus, and Rachel Zimmerman. Through February 3. 414 Plush Mill Road, Nether Providence, PA.

Sunday, January 8, 4 – 7 pm at Jeffery Leder Gallery: Opening reception for International Painting NYC, featuring four pieces by InLiquid member Mary Powers Holt. Through February 15. 2137 45th Road, Long Island City, NY.

Sunday, January 8, 1 – 4 pm at Orchard Artworks: Opening reception for the group show New Year, New Art in the Main Gallery and Making Room for the New, a special sale of older work in the Back Porch. Through January 29. 520 Tomlinson Road, P.O. Box 759, Bryn Athyn, PA.

Sunday, January 8, at The Rosenfeld Gallery: Opening reception for Murray Dessner. Through the end of the month. 113 Arch Street, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, January 11, 6 – 8 pm at ICA: Reception for Jennifer Bolande: Landmarks. Through March 11. Reception for Living Document/Naked Reality: Towards an Archival Cinema. Through March 4. 118 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, January 12, 6 – 9 pm at The Big Hall: Reception for Robert Solomon, presented by InLiquid. Through February 19. 1400 N. American Street.

Second Thursday, January 12, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at The Gallery at 543: Reception for 1000 Works Project and Other Flags. Through February 3. Urban Outfitters Headquarters, 5000 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, January 12, 6 – 9 pm at Ice box and Grey Area: Reception for End of Empire, new work by Simone Jones and Lance Winn. Through January 29. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, January 12, 7 pm at Live Arts Studio: Scratch Night, presented by Philadelphia Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe. 919 N. Fifth Street, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, January 12, 6 – 8 pm at Mixed Greens: Opening of End of Days. Through February 11. 531 W. 26th Street, First Floor, NYC.

Second Thursday, January 12, 6 – 9 pm at Rebekah Templeton Contemporary Art: Opening reception for Becoming Something Else, an exhibition by Anita Allyn, Micah Danges, Todd Keyser, and Leigh Van Duzer. Through February 18. 173 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia.

Second Thursday, January 12, 6 – 8 pm at Wayne Art Center: Taste of the Arts Open House. 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne, PA.

Friday, January 13, 6 – 9 pm at 40th Street AIR: Opening reception for West Philly Invitational, featuring work by InLiquid member Zoe Cohen. 4007 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 13 at Gallery 1401: Opening of Food. Through March 2. The University of the Arts, 211 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 13, 7 – 9 pm at Prelude Gallery: Second Friday Reception for current exhibition, featuring winner of My Philadelphia, Hayley Tomlinson. 406 S. 20th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 13, 6 – 8 pm at Seraphin Gallery: Reception for DAWN and DUSK. Through February 19. 1108 Pine Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 13, 6 – 8:30 pm at Silver Eye Center for Photography: Opening reception for Class Pictures. Through March 10. 1015 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA.

Friday, January 13 at Sol Mednick Gallery: Opening of Nick Kline:Din of Murmurs, Mold. Through March 2. The University of the Arts, 211 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 13, 6 – 9 pm at Twenty-Two Gallery: Opening reception for Member Artists’ Group Show. Through February 5. 236 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 14, 7 – 9 pm at Jonathan LeVine Gallery: Opening reception for Hybrid Thinking, a group exhibition curated by Wooster Collective. Through February 11. 529 W. 20th Street, 9E, NYC.

Saturday, January 14 at Nancy Margolis Gallery: Closing of Harry Roseman: Enfold and Works on Paper by Erin Murray and Tom Ngo. 523 W. 25th Street, NYC.

Saturday, January 14, 8 pm – 1 am at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Exhibition opening and dance party, Zoe Strauss: Ten Years. Cost: $8. 26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 15, 2 – 4 pm at Old City Jewish Art Center: Artist’s reception for group show, featuring work by InLiquid members Zoe Cohen and Judith Jacobson. 119 N. Third Street, Philadelphia.

Tuesday, January 17, 6 – 8 pm at Holy Family University Art Gallery: Reception for Ferrugo Nunquam Somnus (Rust Never Sleeps), artwork by InLiquid member Kevin Mullavey. Through January 30. Education and Technology Center, Lower Level, 9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia.

Wednesday, January 18 at La Salle University Art Museum: Opening reception for Jane Irish: War Is Not What You Think. Through March 29. 1900 W. Olney Avenue, Philadelphia.

Thursday, January 19, 5:30 – 8 pm at Allentown Art Museum: Art After Hours: American Idols. $10 members, $20 nonmembers. 31 North Fifth Street, Allentown.

Thursday, January 19, 6 – 8 pm at Guided by Invoices: Opening reception for Curved Creased Sculptures. Through March 3. 558 West 21st Street, NY.

Thursday, January 19, 5:30 – 7 pm at Rowan University Art Gallery: Opening reception for Willie Cole: Deep Impressions. Through March 10. 201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey.

Friday, January 20 at Annenberg School for Communication: Closing of Hopes and Fears Revisited, an installation by Linda Brenner and Judy Gelles. University of Pennsylvania, 3620 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 20, 5 – 8 pm at EKG: Reception for The Space Savers Project, presented by Breadboard. 3600 Market Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 20, 5 – 9 pm at Philadelphia’s Cosmopolitan Club: Opening reception for Philadelphia: Through an Artist’s Eye. 1616 Latimer Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 20, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Philadelphia Dance Party with DJs King Britt and Jerry Blavat, in conjunction with the exhibition Zoe Strauss: Ten Years. 26th and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 20, 6 – 8 pm at University City Arts League: Opening for The Portraits and Abstract Paintings of Stuart Egnal. Through February 3. 4226 Spruce Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, January 22 at Episcopal Cathedral of Philadelphia: Darkest Before Dawn, new work by Erin McGee Ferrell. Through February 14. 3723 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Monday, January 23, 6 – 8 pm at Austrian Cultural Forum New York: Opening reception for It’s the Economy, Stupid. Through April 22. 11 East 52nd Street, New York.

Wednesday, January 25, 7 – 9 pm at Asian Arts Initiative: Closing event and SHOUT! performance for Witness: Artists reflect on 30 years of the AIDS epidemic, featuring work by InLiquid member Marta Sanchez. 1219 Vine Street, Philadelphia.

Thursday, January 26, 6 – 9 pm at Joshua Liner Gallery: Opening reception for Resolve. 548 W 28th St. 3rd Floor, New York, NY.

Thursday, January 26, 6 – 8 pm at Penn State University: Opening reception for Seeing Red, a group show featuring work by InLiquid member Libbie Soffer. Through February 24. The Gallery, Great Valley, 30 E. Swedesford Road, PA.

Friday, January 27, 5 – 8 pm at Community Cultural Exchange: Reception for Sound Art Convergence. An Arts on South event. 706 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 5:30 – 8 pm at Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design: Opening reception for A Circumstantial Assembly, Shizuko Kimura: The Poetics of Form, Materiality: 2012 Alumnae Exhibition, and Doing Time/Depth of Surface, a Philagrafika exhibition. Through March 17. 20th Street and the Parkway, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 5:30 pm at Haverford College: Opening for People’s Biennial. 370 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, PA.

Friday, January 27, 5 – 8 pm at Mighty Vision: Reception for Sam Schechter’s What Would Your Father Say. An Arts on South event. 641 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 5 – 8 pm at Neighborhood Bike Works: The Bikery presents the work of their five new artists in residence. An Arts on South event. 508 South 5th Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 5 – 8 pm at Phantom Hand: Reception for Artificial Dissemination; Propaganda to Propaganda. An Arts on South event. 604 South Street, Philadelphia.

Friday, January 27, 5 – 8:45 pm at Philadelphia Museum of Art: Django-a-Go-Go Festival. 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 6 – 9 pm at Art in General: Artist’s reception for current exhibitions. 79 Walker Street, NY.

Saturday, January 28, 6 – 9 pm at Art Loft PA: Patrajdas Contemporary presents Icons. Through February 20. RSVP required. RSVP to 917-737-2784. 1234 Hamilton, #105, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 10 am – 4 pm at Hera Gallery: Opening reception for 25th Children’s Art Exhibition. Through February 18. 327 Main Street, Wakefield, RI.

Saturday, January 28 at PAFA: Henry Ossawa Tanner: Modern Spirit. Through April 15. Also on view, After Henry Tanner: African American Artists since 1940. Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building, 128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

Saturday, January 28, 3 pm at Red Filter Fine Art Photography Gallery: Opening reception for A Monochrome Winter, by artists of the Soho Photo Gallery in NYC. 74 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ.

Sunday, January 29, 1 – 4 pm at Perkins Center for the Arts: Openings reception for Photography 31. Award ceremony will take place at 2:30. Through March 4. 395 Kings Highway, Moorestown, NJ.

Sunday, January 29, 2 – 4 pm at Ursinus College: RE-IMAGINING THE DISTAFF TOOLKIT. Through April 1. 601 E. Main Street, Collegeville, PA.