April 14 through May 6
Opening reception on April 23 from 2 to 4 PM
The Philadelphia Sketch Club will be holding its 154th Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings, featuring over 30 artists, including InLiquid artist Fran Gibson. The 154th Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings presented by the Philadelphia Sketch Club represents one of the longest running and most prestigious juried exhibitions in the country. This year’s show runs from April 14 through May 6 with a reception on April 23 from 2 to 4 PM. The exhibition will feature over 150 works by prominent and emerging artists. The exhibition awards are not just certificates and cash, but also the R. Tait McKenzie Small Oils Medal. Dr. McKenzie was an artist who created Olympic medals but he was also a physician who developed many of the modern theories of physical therapy. He designed a medal specifically for this exhibition. In addition to the best three in show awards, there will also be special awards for the best landscape, still life, portrait and abstract. Traditionally, the exhibition also features a work by each of the three jurors. This year’s Jurors are Robert Goodman, Aubrey Levinthal and Stefanie Lieberman. Gallery hours at the Philadelphia Sketch Club, 235 S. Camac St., are Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 1 to 5 PM.