African American Quilts: From Traditional to ContemporarySaturday, January 20, 2018 - Sunday, April 15, 2018
10:00 AM to 5:00 PMThe Mercer MuseumTwo exhibitions highlighting the work of African American quilters are on view through April 15.
Schuylkill Valley Model Railroad Club Open HouseSaturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 PM to 5:00 PMSchuylkill Valley Model Railroad ClubSee and hear freight & passenger trains pulled by steam or diesel engines over 700' of track. 4 different railroads are depicted on the 1,000+ square foot HO scale (1/87) model. Hundreds of buildings, vehicles, people and trees create realistic scenes...
Inside Look: Old Masters Now - Bosch/Not BoschSaturday, January 20, 2018
2:00 PM to 2:30 PMPhiladelphia Museum of ArtStories behind the works, from the people who know them best. Delve into the question of who made a painting and how do we know with Christopher Atkins, The Agnes and Jack Mulroney Associate Curator of European Painting and Sculpture, and Manager of Curatorial...
Studio Mural PaintingSunday, January 21, 2018
11:00 AM to 12:30 PMAsian Arts InitiativeBe a part of visible change that brightens the walls and walkways of Philadelphia. Add your creative touch to a mural! Artistic, warm, and a whole lot of fun, paint days are your chance to make a contribution to the important work Mural Arts creates year-round...
Ice Sculpture DemonstrationsSunday, January 21, 2018
11:00 AMGrounds for SculpturePlan your visit to the Grounds for Sculpture and see the chips fall where they may as master carvers turn huge blocks of ice into art. Using power saws, chisels, brawn, and grit, this talented group of artists will amaze you with what and how they create...
Magical & Real: Henriette Wyeth & Peter Hurd, A RetrospectiveStarts: Sunday, January 21, 2018
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Ends: Sunday, May 6, 2018James A. Michener Art MuseumCo-organized with the Roswell Museum and Art Center in New Mexico, Magical & Real is the first joint retrospective of Wyeth and Hurd's work since 1967, and the first scholarly exhibition to seriously consider the work of either artist in thirty years...
Cartooning & Fantasy Drawing w/Tony SquadroniSunday, January 21, 2018
9:30 AM to 11:00 AMMain Line Art CenterIntroduction to learning about various elements of cartooning and creating fantasy illustration using the creativity from the student's mind. 1) Learning the basics of cartooning 2) Developing character study 3) Creating elements of fantasy drawing...
Jewelry & Metalsmithing: Metal & Fire in Miniature! w/Nash QuinnSunday, January 21, 2018
10:30 AM to 12:00 PMMain Line Art CenterLearn to make metal art the way it's been done for centuries by making your own rings, pendants and more in this exciting class. You'll learn to texture metal with hammers, cut and shape it with files, connect it with rivets, and of course, soften and...
Jersey Shore Winter Comic Book ShowSunday, January 21, 2018
10:00 AM to 4:00 PMToms River ElksComic book festival featuring vendors artists, writers, costume groups. The Philadelphia Avengers will be collecting blankets to help the homeless. Guests include artists Neil Vokes (from Cherry Hill, NJ), Ron Wilson (from Baltimore, MD) and Eric Cooper...