Second Thursday September 8, 2011

The Hallway of The Crane Arts Building, 6 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Candace Karch’s HOLD: An installation about the desire to keep stuff, presented by InLiquid. Through October 20. Click here to read the feature. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Former Pumping Station, 5 – 8 pm: Opening of the Zon-Mai installation. Across from Race Street Pier. Through September 17. Part of the Philly Fringe Live Arts Festival. 140 N. Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia.

International House, 5:30 pm: A workshop with director Jon Foy and Doug Block. Screening of Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles following the workshop. Cost: $15 general admission, $6 IHP and PIFVA members/residents. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

International House, 7 pm: Philadelphia premiere of Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles. Through September 12. Director Jon Foy and cast in person through all five screenings. Cost: $9 general admission, $7 students/seniors, Free members/residents. 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

Lincoln Financial Mural Arts Center, 7 – 9 pm: Conversation between artist Rigo23 and curator Mark Beasley. RSVP to muralab@muralarts.org. Thomas Eakins House, 1727 – 29 Mount Vernon Street, Philadelphia.

Moore College of Art and Design, 6 – 7 pm: Graduate Program Open House. Anyone who submits an application during the Open House will have the admission fee waived. Please RSVP. 1916 Race Street, Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, 6 – 9 pm: Opening reception for The Greater Area. Through October 29. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

Rebekah Templeton Contemporary Art, 6 – 9 pm: Opening reception for Ordnance. Through October 22. 173 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia.