Crafting Narratives

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Crafting Narratives

September 30, 2019 - December 31, 2019

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Reception: Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 5:30-7:30pm. in Room 116

Art In City Hall (AICH), an initiative of the City’s Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative (OACCE) presents Crafting Narratives, a juried exhibition selected by Bruce Hoffman, the Director of Chestnut Hill’s Gravers Lane Gallery. 

The exhibit is part of an annual fall series of exhibits and events organized by CraftNOW Philadelphia.  For 2019, CraftNOW presents the theme of Craft Capital to visitors as a means of discovering Philadelphia as a prominent place for craft.  Expanding on this theme, Crafting Narratives features the work of 34 Philadelphia area artists exploring story-telling forms through hand-made art.

Featured artists:
Karen Aumann
Reena Brooks
Elizabeth Coffey-Williams
Marie Elcin
Dominique Ellis
Irwin Freeman
LL Gross
Joseph Iacona
Leroy Johnson
Pat Klein
Yeh Rim Lee
Ricki Lent
Paula Mandel
Martha Martin
Constance McBride
Christine McDonald
Nancy Middlebrook
Robyn Miller
Karen Misher
Alex Mosoeanu
Kathleen Murphey
Joan Myerson Shrager
Don Nakamura
Amy Orr
Catherine Rahman
Debra Sachs
Danielle Siegelbaum
Patricia Sullivan
Rosalind Sutkowski
Heather Ujiie
Hanna Vogel
Marie Weaver
Pedro Zagitt
Drew Zimmerman

Through traditional and contemporary materials, artists use their craft to present notions of narrative art, capturing and interpreting events and processes that explore interconnectedness and storytelling.


September 30, 2019
December 31, 2019
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