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EXHIBITION: BLACK & WHITE The Art of Dana Ingham and Len Cowgill

25 third graders1956 by Len Cowgill
Artist Reception
Friday, July 22, 2011

Be part of the event: wear black and/or white!

Len Cowgill places his drawings in boxes and bottles and surrounds them with writing and found objects. “My work is about containment. I explore some facet of the human condition in a drawing and box it up or put it in a bottle. I create a stage for the drawings and invite the audience to get close, look at and touch it. It becomes an experience shared, a story that’s been told; perhaps not the story I had in mind.”

Reception: Friday, July 22, 2011
5 to 8 pm

Carol Philips participates in Art in the Open

Book of the Heart by Carol Phillips
exhibition
Thursday, June 9, 2011
Sunday, June 12, 2011

Art in the Open (AiO) is a citywide event that celebrates artists, their inspirations for creating art, and their relationships with the urban environment. Inspired by, but re-framing, the tradition of painting en plein air, a juried selection of artists working in a variety of media will create art outside, on-site over the four-day period of June 9-12, 2011 along the banks of the tidal Schuylkill River - from the historic Fairmont Park Water Works and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, south to landmark Bartram's Garden.

Lesley Mitchell at the Athenaeum of Philadelphia

A La Milonga / At The Milonga an artist book by Leslie Mitchell
exhibition
Friday, June 3, 2011
Thursday, June 30, 2011

Philadelphia Artists’ Books Travel to Venice
Delaware Valley Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers Members’ Exhibition

 

Lesley Mitchell’s At the Milonga unfolds in myriad ways to reveal a Buenos Aires dance hall with musicians and dancers, and as the wings of the book open and the folds simultaneously tumble towards the viewer, the perspective brings the heads of joyful or serious participants right up to my face. Surely, I am the dancer next to the couple in front. I feel their breath. I hear the music...

3rd Street Gallery Invitational : Caroline Furr, Sue Mckee, and Stella Untalan

exhibition
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Sunday, January 30, 2011

Three Philadelphia artists with Heavy Bubble websites have been invited to exhibit in the 2011 Invitational. Paintings by Caroline Furr and Sue Mckee, mixed media drawings by Stella Untalan. Stop by to see their work.

Artist Reception
Sunday, January 9
1 — 3 pm

3rd Street Gallery
58 N. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Artist Conversation with Carol Philips

Leafy Dwelling by Carol Philips
Artist Conversation
Saturday, December 18, 2010

Join us for a warm, cozy, and casual conversation with artist Carol Philips. She'll discuss her process of making art with paint and found materials.  She'll be bringing some framed and unframed work for sale including embellished prints for under $20. Sit on the green sofa and chat.

Hot spiced drinks and baked yummies!

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Cynthia Groya, Pulling Paint

Primordial Soup (Panel One: Suggestion) by Cynthia Groya
exhibition
Friday, November 5, 2010
Sunday, November 28, 2010

Cynthia Groya’s new Acrylic Abstractions and Large Mixed Media Oil Paintings of Ancient Greek and Contemporary New York Calligraphic Currents. Groya, who exhibits widely and taught for years in Yardley, devised a method of applying pigment to canvas that does not rely on brushes. Instead, she uses small rectangles of matte board to produce painterly effects. She calls this pulling paint, hence the title of her show.

 

Gallery Talk
Friday, November 12, 2010
5:30 pm

 

from Muse Gallery

Found But No Less Valued, new work by Marjorie Grigonis and Katherine Kurtz

Thirst by Marjorie Grigonis
exhibition
Friday, November 5, 2010
Sunday, November 28, 2010

New work by Marjorie Grigonis and Katherine Kurtz at The Knapp Gallery.

Marjorie Grigonis presents her new mixed media work on found mylar, discarded by an architectural firm. The original drawings were varied and abstract, informing the finished pieces. She has allowed much of the underlying work remain.

Katherine Kurtz shows new paintings which continue an exploration of the process. Layers of paint applied, scratched, and manipulated with scratching tools.

 

Artists reception
Sunday, November 7
1 - 4 pm

 

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