Second Thursday September 13, 2012

Center for Literacy, 5:30 – 7:30 pm: Learning for Life Mural Dedication. 399 Market Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

CFEVA, 5 – 7 pm: Artist talks and reception for The Universal Pattern Underlying Everything. Through October 19. 237 S. 18th Street, The Barclay, Third Floor, Philadelphia.

Crane Hall, 6 – 9 pm: Reception for Porcelain, work by Emily Steinberg. Through October 27. Click here to read the feature. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

The Gershman Y, 5 – 7 pm: Opening reception for Pekar’s Israel: Illustrations by JT Waldman and Roy Lichtenstein in His Studio: Photographs by Laurie Lambrecht. Through November 18. 401 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

The Icebox and Grey Area, 6 – 9 pm: Reception for Compression: Digital Work from Queensland College of Art, Australia. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

The Philadelphia Collection 2012 begins. Through September 20.

PPAC, 6 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Valerio Spada: Gomorrah Girl. Through November 24. 1400 N. American Street, Suite 103, Philadelphia.

The Print Center, 5:30 – 7:30 pm: Opening reception for Color Motion: Edna Andrade Prints and Katie Baldwin: There Are Two Stories Here. Through November 17. 1614 Latimer Street, Philadelphia.

The Random Tea Room, 6 – 10 pm: Opening reception for Masks that Trees Wear. Through September 30. 713 N. Fourth Street, Philadelphia.

Second State Press, 6 – 9 pm: Shop Orientations. Reception for Prints and Collages by Abigail Patterson, through October 9. 1400 N. American Street, Studio 103B, Philadelphia.

UD@Crane, 6 – 9 pm: Reception for Landscape, featuring work by InLiquid member Erin Murray. Through October 11. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.