32 of 200 Artists Rep InLiquid at Friends of Rail Park Benefit Show

If you didn’t hear, Philly now has its own elevated urban park worth bragging about: the Rail Park. 

image courtesy of inhabitat

Reminiscent of New York’s Highline or the Promenade Plantée in Paris, the quarter mile once housed the Reading Railroad tracks.  Now, it is a green space with plenty of trees, benches, and even swings, under an industrial aesthetic. The organization behind this ambitious project, Friends of Rail Park, has recently teamed up with Bridgette Mayer Gallery and Arts & Crafts Holdings to present an exhibition of over 200 artists (30 repping InLiquid!), of which proceeds will benefit the Rail Park’s programming and upkeep.

Check out the artists exhibiting below, or see for yourself at the opening reception this First Friday, September 7th, from 5-9PM.   The show will be on view until October 5th, 2018.

Featured artists:

































Leslie, a career professional in the museum field, lives in Wilmington, Delaware and creates her artworks in glass seed beads and thread. Leslie's works variously are inspired by science fiction, science fact, art history and/or Nature.
Leslie Grigsby

Leslie, a career professional in the museum field, lives in Wilmington, Delaware and creates her artworks in glass seed beads…

Leslie, a career professional in the museum field, lives in Wilmington, Delaware and creates her artworks in glass seed beads and thread. Leslie's works variously are inspired by science fiction, science…

Leslie, a career professional in the museum field, lives in Wilmington, Delaware and creates her artworks in glass seed beads and thread. Leslie's works variously are inspired by science fiction, science fact, art history…

Lee Lippman
My art is a hybrid of the figurative and the abstract.The satire and cartoon imagery of my youthful artwork began to evolve as I grew more familiar with German Expressionism, American Social Realism and Abstract Expressionism. The sketches of people drawn from life that I do almost daily provide constant fodder for my humorous paintings, drawings and prints. My work is a synthesis of humor and fine art. I am quite serious about being silly. My goal is to create art that is sown from the depths of comic outrageousness, satirical observation and mild misanthropy. If Matisse had the “sun in his belly," I have a banana peel permanently attached to my shoe!
Ellen Lana Abraham

My art is a hybrid of the figurative and the abstract.The satire and cartoon imagery of my youthful artwork began to evolve…

My art is a hybrid of the figurative and the abstract.The satire and cartoon imagery of my youthful artwork began to evolve as I grew more familiar with German Expressionism, American Social Realism and…

My art is a hybrid of the figurative and the abstract.The satire and cartoon imagery of my youthful artwork began to evolve as I grew more familiar with German Expressionism, American Social Realism and Abstract Expressionism.…

Abstract artist Deborah Leavy is both an abstract painter and abstract photographer.  By applying her "painter's eye"  to composing abstract photos, she has developed a body of work showing layers, history, and pentimenti in both mediums.
Deborah Leavy

Abstract artist Deborah Leavy is both an abstract painter and abstract photographer. By applying her "painter's eye" to…

Abstract artist Deborah Leavy is both an abstract painter and abstract photographer. By applying her "painter's eye" to composing abstract photos, she has developed a body of work showing layers, history,…

Abstract artist Deborah Leavy is both an abstract painter and abstract photographer. By applying her "painter's eye" to composing abstract photos, she has developed a body of work showing layers, history, and pentimenti…

Liz Goldberg is trained in painting and graphics with an MFA from Pratt Institute and a BFA with honors from York University. She is currently on the art faculty of Pratt in New York City and Drexel University in Philadelphia.
Liz Goldberg

Liz Goldberg is trained in painting and graphics with an MFA from Pratt Institute and a BFA with honors from York University.…

Liz Goldberg is trained in painting and graphics with an MFA from Pratt Institute and a BFA with honors from York University. She is currently on the art faculty of Pratt in New York City and Drexel University…

Liz Goldberg is trained in painting and graphics with an MFA from Pratt Institute and a BFA with honors from York University. She is currently on the art faculty of Pratt in New York City and Drexel University in Philadelphia.…

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