Eastern State Penitentiary’s 2017 Season Celebration

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Eastern State Penitentiary’s 2017 Season Celebration

May 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



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Friday May 5th, 5:30-7:30pm

Light Refreshments will be served

Be among the first to tour Cellblock 3, also called the Hospital Block. See Eastern State’s operating rooms, laboratories, pharmacy, x-ray lab, hydrotherapy rooms, psychiatric department, and a solarium for treating tuberculosis patients.

Three New Artist Installations:

Erik Ruin and Gelsey Bell: Hakim’s Tale

Jared Scott Owens: Sepulture

Piotr Szyhalski and Richard Shelton: Unforgettable Soul

Other Installations:

Ruth Scott Blackson: No Trace Without Resistance

Greg Cowper: Specimen

InLiquid artist’s William Cromar: GTMO

Luba Drozd: Institute of Corrections

Michelle Handelman: Beware the Lily Law

Tyler Held: Identity Control

Alexa Hoyer: I Always Wanted to Go to Paris, France

Jesse Krimes: Apokaluptein16389067;II

Brian James Spies: Solitaire

Cindy Stockton Moore: Other Absences

Jess Perlitz: Chorus


May 5, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA United States
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(215) 236-3300
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