Big & Small, Books for AllSaturday, January 20, 2018 - Saturday, March 24, 2018
9:00 AM to 5:00 PMFree Library of Philadelphia - Central BranchOn display in the Rare Book Department's Dietrich Gallery, this family-oriented exhibition features extraordinary books selected for their extreme sizes and unusual shapes. Visitors of all ages can interact with special artifacts and explore ideas of...
You Can't Take It With YouStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
Ends: Sunday, January 28, 2018Allens Lane Art CenterBoy from stuffy family meets girl and falls in love. Girl invites boy home to meet her family. Boy and parents arrive an evening early and finds his girlfriends eccentric, "mad", family totally unprepared for dinner guests, let alone the stuffy Kirby...
Brandywine Railroad DisplayStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Ends: Sunday, January 28, 2018Brandywine River Museum of ArtExtended by popular demand, the Brandywine Railroad will remain open for a few extra weeks at the Brandywine River Museum of Art. Visitors will now be able to enjoy the expansive model train display through Sunday, January 28, 2018, before it closes for...
Magnus Wennman: Where the Children SleepStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Ends: Friday, March 30, 2018American Swedish Historical MuseumThis series of 22 captivating photographs by acclaimed Swedish photographer, Magnus Wennman, documents the tragic consequences of the refugee crisis by capturing what the simple act of bedtime brings for the youngest and most vulnerable refugees. Each...
Ira Upin: Fear & AngerStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ends: Saturday, February 3, 2018James Oliver GalleryEmotional, visceral, and colorful with startling surrealism, Upin's works command the viewer to tap into their feelings of greed, anger, desire, defiance, and more. These large scale oil paintings are timeless and hyperreal with resilient collusion. Opening...
Embattled Emblems: Posters and Flags of the First World WarStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
9:00 AM to 4:45 PM
Ends: Sunday, July 15, 2018New Jersey State MuseumThe exhibit features 40 visually-striking posters created by American artists in support of the war. Most of the posters promoted the U. S. Treasury Department's five Liberty Loan campaigns that raised millions of dollars for the war effort. Other posters...
Old Masters Now: Celebrating the Johnson CollectionStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Ends: Sunday, February 18, 2018Philadelphia Museum of ArtIn 1917, the most famous lawyer of his day left his astonishing trove of European art to the city of Philadelphia. One hundred years later, this exhibit offers a new look at one of this country's most remarkable collections. Encounter treasures by the...
Graphic WomenStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Ends: Sunday, February 18, 2018Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Historic Landmark BuildingFocused on the efflorescence of professional women artists in Philadelphia that occurred in the decades between 1880 and the early 20th century, this intimate exhibition features the work of Violet Oakley, her teacher Cecilia Beaux, and their contemporaries...
Amanda Lee Watkins: FalseStarts: Saturday, January 20, 2018
9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Ends: Sunday, February 18, 2018GoggleWorks Center for the ArtsAmanda Lee Watkins was born in Reading, PA in 1991. She attended Temple University in Philadelphia, PA and obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Art History in 2014. She finds inspiration in children's books, including Edward Gorey. Watkins looks to meld...