InLiquid Art & Design




Newsletter #453

April 30, 2012  

Kim Alsbrooks - Andrew Jackson


Bid goodbye to April showers by treating yourself to this month's arts events, like Clover Market on Sunday, May 6, the Art Star Craft Bazaar on Saturday, May 12 and Sunday, May 13, and the 7th Annual Trenton Avenue Arts Festival on Saturday, May 19.

Speaking of treats, pick up the first issue of Snax Magazine, the new arts mag based in Philadelphia, here.

SAVE THE DATE! Art for the Cash Poor 13 will be on June 9 and 10.



New on the Site

InLiquid welcomes new members Kim Alsbrooks, Kristin Baxter, Rachel Bomze, Justin Bursk, Jeff Carpenter, Erin Decker, Mitch Gillette, Fred Kenner, Nichola Kinch, Nicholas Kripal, Monique Lazard, Steven Cruz Leacock, Felise Luchansky, Joan McNamara, Kyle Ripp, Kristen Schattenfield-Rein, Jeffrey Stockbridge, Anthony Vega, and Roger Wing.

New work by Cynthia Back, Anthony DeMelas, Favi Dubo, Dolores Poacelli, Lee Lippman, Judy Gelles, and Diane Szczepaniak.

Features on 9th Annual Art Star Craft Bazaar and SA VA Fashion Party & Fundraiser.

New blog posts by Beth Vogel and Erica Minutella.

Save the Date! Art for the Cash Poor 13

InLiquid Artist Member News

Leroy Forney will have a plein air demonstration at The Barnes Foundation on May 27 at 2 pm.

June Julian will be teaching a workshop at The Harwood Museum of Art in Taos, New Mexico, on “Drawing from Nature,” Saturday, May 19, 1 – 3 pm.

Geoffrey Agrons has revised his website.

Photographer Michael Penn has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund “The Philadelphia Project,” a three year long photographic journey through the streets of Philadelphia with a goal of 1000 photographs that will end with an exhibition to showcase the project. Help fund this project before Thursday, May 31.

Brenna K. Murphy has been invited to work as the first Visiting Artist at the Kasthamandap Art Studio in Kathmandu, Nepal for the month of July, and as an Artist-in-Residence at the CAMAC Centre d’Art in Marnay-sur-Seine, France. You can read more about her travels here.

Lynette Shelley will have artwork published in the upcoming book, Wildlife Art Today, coming Fall 2013.

Susan Abrams‘ Platinum/palladium print “Three Witches” was selected as an Honorable Mention in the Professional Women Photographers 36th Anniversary Competition and will be included in the online gallery on PWP’s website from December 15 – May 14.

Through May 12 at New Hope Arts Center: Sculpture New Hope, featuring work by Susan Hogan. Opening reception Saturday, April 14, 6 – 8 pm. 2 Stockton Avenue, New Hope, PA.

Through May 13 at Abington Art Center: Exhibition featuring work by Sarah A. Myers. 515 Meetinghouse Road, Abington, PA.

Through May 13 at Lincoln Building: Yellow Springs Art Show, featuring work by Lynette Shelley. Preview Party & Gala Friday, April 27. 1685 Art School Road, Chester Springs, PA.

Through May 14 at Unitarian Universalist Church of Delaware County: Faces of Occupy Philadelphia, featuring work by Leroy Forney. 145 W. Rose Tree Road, Media, PA.

Through May 18 at 110 Church Gallery: BLACKWHITEANDINBETWEEN, featuring drawings by Trish Thompson. Artists reception First Friday, May 4, 5 – 8 pm. 110 Church Street, Philadelphia.

Through May 26 at Chester County Art Association: Invitational, featuring work by Alan and Libbie Soffer. 100 N. Bradford Avenue, West Chester, PA.

Through May 26 at Yace Gallery: Exhibition featuring work by Paul Fabozzi. Opening reception Thursday, April 19, 6 – 8 pm. 44-02 23rd Street, #109, Long Island City, NY.

Fred Kenner - Hot Rod #4

Through May 27 at Painted Bride Art Center: More Stitch Witchery, featuring the work of Maggie Brosnan, Marie Elcin, Melissa Maddoni Haims, and Rachel Udell. First Friday receptions April 6 and May 4, 5 – 7 pm. In conjunction with FiberPhiladelphia 2012. Click here to read the feature. 230 Vine Street, Philadelphia.

Through May 30 at Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts: Featured artist Sarah A. Myers. Opening reception Friday, April 13, 5 – 9 pm. The Alternatives Museum, 200 S. Madison Street, Wilmington, DE.

Through May 30 at Philadelphia Board of Ethics: Spring Awakening, featuring works by Linda Dubin Garfield. Artists’ reception Tuesday, April 17, 5 – 7 pm. 1441 Sansom Street, Second Floor, Philadelphia.

Through May 2012 at The National Watch and Clock Museum: Found Time, an exhibition of found object clocks by Randall Cleaver. 514 Poplar Street, Columbia, PA.

Through June 3 at Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts: Municipalia, a solo exhibition by Erin Murray. Opening reception Friday, March 2, 5 – 9 pm. 200 S. Madison Street, Wilmington, DE.

Through July 1 at Moss Rehab: All About Art Patrons, featuring work by Jennifer Lipman-Bartel and juried by Amie Potsic. Preview Party Sunday, April 29, 3 – 6 pm. 60 Township Line Road, Elkins Park, PA.

May 1 – 31 at Presbyterian Church (Center on the Hill): Leroy Forney will be exhibiting work. 8855 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

May 2 – 27 at 3rd Street Gallery: Present Tense: Paintings and Collages by Marjorie Grigonis. First Friday May 4, 5 – 9 pm. Artist’s reception Sunday, May 13, 2 – 5 pm. 58 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

May 4 – May 27 at Delaware Center for Horticulture: Plantscapes, featuring work by Sandra Benhaim, Lynrae Fennimore, and Ruth Wolf. Opening Friday, May 4, 5:30 – 8 pm. 1810 N. Dupont Street, Wilmington, DE.

May 4 – June 4 at LGTripp Gallery: Documents: Abstraction, Landscape, Culture, featuring work by Seonglan Kim Boyce, Anthony Vega, and Paul Fabozzi. First Friday receptions May 4, 6 – 8:30 pm, and June 1, 6 – 8:30 pm. Artist reception Saturday, May 12, 5 – 7 pm. 47 N. Second Street, Philadelphia.

May 4 – end of May at Society Hill Synagogue: May Work, featuring work by Patricia S. Robertson and Terri Saulin. Opening First Friday, May 4, 4 – 6 pm. 418 Spruce Street, Philadelphia.

May 6 – 24 at The Plastic Club: Members’ Medal Show, featuring work by Leroy Forney. Opening reception Sunday, May 6, 2 – 5 pm. 247 S. Camac Street, Philadelphia.

May 10 – July 1 at Crane Hall: Delainey Barclay: air and space. 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia.

May 10 – June 18 at Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences: In Stitches, a group show featuring work by Libbie Soffer. Opening reception Sunday, May 27, 5 – 7 pm. 120 Long Beach Blvd, Loveladies, NJ.

May 11 – 31 at Countryside Gallery: When Blossoms Unfold, a juried group exhibition featuring work by Lynette Shelley. Opening reception Friday, May 11, 7 – 11 pm. 2 S. State Street, Newtown, PA.

May 18 – 20 at Schuylkill River Banks: Linda Celestian will have work at Art in the Open Philadelphia.

Tuesday, May 22, 7 – 9 pm: My Pre-Fringe Birthday Party, presented by Linda Dubin Garfield. RSVP to or 610.649.3174. Please no presents. Instead bring a check for The Food Trust which helps get food into the hungriest areas of Philadelphia. 621 Fariston Drive, Wynnewood, PA.

Closing soon:

Through April 30 at The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education: Cold Comfort: Knit Graffiti by Melissa Maddoni Haims. Opening reception Saturday, March 10, 1 – 4 pm. Part of Fiber Philadelphia 2012. 8480 Hagy’s Mill Road, Philadelphia.

Through April 2012 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art: Zoe Strauss‘ mid-career retrospective, Zoe Strauss: Ten Years. This exhibition will be the first the first critical assessment of her ten-year project to exhibit her photographs annually in a space beneath a section of Interstate-95 (I-95) in South Philadelphia.

Through May 5 at Cerulean Arts: Nikolay Milushev: New Work. Opening reception First Friday, April 6, 5 – 8 pm. 1355 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia.

Through May 6 at Gershman Y: Mending = Art, a group show featuring work by Libbie Soffer. Opening reception Sunday, March 4, 2 – 4 pm. Borowsky Gallery, Broad and Pine Streets, Philadelphia.

Through May 6 at Westbeth Gallery: Network, featuring work by Paul Fabozzi. Opening reception Saturday, April 21, 6 – 8 pm. 55 Bethune Street, NYC.

Through May 6 at The William Way Community Center: Shagging. . ., new textile works by Kathryn Pannepacker (and community). Opening reception Friday, March 9, 6 – 8 pm. Community Knot Project Thursday, March 15, 7 – 8:30 pm. Artist talk/Dedication/Reception Thursday, April 19, 7 – 8: 30 pm. 1315 Spruce Street, Philadelphia.

Through May 8 at Tyme Gallery:Made You Look, an ARTsisters‘ Group Show, featuring work by Ellen Abraham, Sandra Benhaim, Linda Dubin Garfield, and Christine Stoughton. Opening reception Friday, April 13, 5 – 9 pm. 17 W. Eagle Road, Havertown, PA.

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Exhibition News

This is just the tip of the iceberg! For a complete list, visit our Openings/Receptions section.

Saturday, May 5, 6 - 9 pm
Rebekah Templeton Contemporary Art
Opening reception
On view through May 26
173 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia

Friday, May 4

Thursday, May 10

Friday, May 11, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Eastern State Penitentiary
Opening reception
2012 Season
2027 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia

Tuesday, May 22, 5 - 7 pm
Burrison Gallery
James Fuhrman: Contemplative Spaces
On view through June 22
The University Club at Penn, Second Floor, 3611 Walnut Street, Philadelphia

Tuesday, May 22, 5:30 - 7 pm
Wagner Free Institute of Science
Annual Members Reception and Weeknights at the Wagner
1700 W. Montgomery Avenue, Philadelphia

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Other Events

Linda Celestian - Bubbles

Saturday, May 5, 6 pm
Little Berlin and Little Berlin Kickstarter Launch Party
2430 Coral Street, Philadelphia

Friday, May 11, 11 am - 7 pm
Rittenhouse Square
The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen's Fine Craft Fair
On view through May 13
Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia

Saturday, May 12, 11 am - 6 pm
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
Art Star Craft Bazaar
On view through May 13
Along Columbus Blvd, between Walnut and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia

Friday, May 18 - 20
Schuylkill River Banks
Art in the Open Philadelphia
Features work by InLiquid member Linda Celestian

Thursday, May 31, 6 - 9 pm
Parkway Central Library
Ravens on the Rooftop
Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation fundraiser
Cost: $30 General Admission, $20 for Ravens, $5 increase at the door
1901 Vine Street, Skyline Room, Fourth Floor, Philadelphia

Thursday, May 31, 6:30 - 10 pm
Annual fundraiser for Mural Arts Program
600 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia

Find even more listings at our Happenings page.

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Deadline April 30
Sixpoint Beer is Culture Contest
Call for Entries

Deadline April 30
Next Day Flyers Postcard Portfolio Contest
Call for Entries

Deadline May 1
Rhizome Commissions 2012 - 2013
Call for Proposals

Deadline May 4
Art in the Park
Call for Artists

Deadline Prior to May 5
Turtle Artisans Tour
Call for Artists

Deadline May 6
Future Generation Art Prize
Call for Artists

Deadline May 7
Puppet Festival (r)Evolution
Call for Puppet Artists

Deadline May 7
Call for Artists

Deadline May 8
The 2012 Cindi Royce Ettinger Scholarship
Call for Entries

Michael Penn - City Hall

Deadline May 9
Call for Artist

Deadline May 10
Delaware County Community College
Call for Curator

Deadline May 11
Philadelphia Zoo Project
Call for Artists

Deadline May 11
Washington Sculputure Group
Call for Entries

Deadline May 15
Daylight Photo Awards
Call for Entries

Deadline May 25
Art TakesTimes Square
Call for Entries

Deadline May 29
Figurative Juried Art Competition
Deadline May 29

Deadline May 29
Call for Entries

Deadline May 31
Philadelphia Stories
Call for Artists

Deadline May 31
Pterodactyl (Philadelphia)
Call for Entries

Deadline June 1
Call for Venues

Deadline June 1
arts festival Reading
Call for Artists

Deadline June 1
Call for Artists and Partners

Deadline June 1
NARS Foundation
Call for Artists

Until Filled
Mural Arts Program
Visitor Information Professional

Find submission details and even more exhibition, employment, funding, and other listings at the InLiquid Opportunities page.

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