Thursday, April 24, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Philadelphia Museum of Art
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26th St. & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Philadelphia, PA 19130
215-763-8100
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Presidential China
    • Thursday, April 24, 2014
    • This exhibit features 50 highlights from the McNeil Collection of American Presidential China.
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      Michael Snow: Photo-Centric
    • Thursday, April 24, 2014
    • "Michael Snow: Photo-Centric" is the first U.S. exhibit of Mr. Snow's work in more than four decades. Considered on of the most influential experimental filmmakers of his generation, the exhibit will highlight the intimate connections between his various photography, paint sculpture and film based art works.
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      Treasures From Korea: Arts & Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910
    • Thursday, April 24, 2014
    • This exhibit celebrates the artistic achievements of the Joseon dynasty, a line of 27 monarchs who ruled the Korean peninsula for more than five hundred years. Items such as painted screens, scrolls, costumes, accessories and ritual wares provide insight on Korean life and culture of the era.
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      Art After 5: Yeahwon Shin
    • Friday, April 25, 2014
    • "Art After 5" is a weekly event featuring live musical performances in an intimate cabaret setting. Tonight's featured performer, Yeahwon Shin, is a vocalist from South Korea.
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      Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love
    • Sunday, April 27, 2014
    • Runway of Love is an expansive retrospective showcasing some eighty ensembles by designer Patrick Kelly. Kelly’s designs are complemented by selections from the artist’s significant collection of black memorabilia, videos of his exuberant fashion shows, and photographs by renowned artists including Horst, Pierre et Gilles, and Oliviero Toscani.
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      East Meets West Over Tea
    • Sunday, April 27, 2014
    • Departing from and returning to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, this trolley tour will take visitors to Shofuso Japanese House for a Japanese tea ceremony, then to Woodford for a tour of the historic home.
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      Korean Film Series
    • Wednesday, April 30, 2014
    • Presented in conjunction with the exhibit "Treasures From Korea," this series will feature variety of contemporary films, documentaries and classic movies that explore various aspects of traditional and modern Korean culture. Discussions with Korean film and history experts will follow most screenings.
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      Art After 5: Bearded Ladies Warhol Cabaret
    • Friday, May 2, 2014
    • "Art After 5" is a weekly event featuring live musical performances in an intimate cabaret setting. Tonight, the Bearded Ladies Cabaret and singers from Opera Philadelphia celebrate the life and legacy of Andy Warhol with a colorfully diverse show incorporating human-size pop-up books, operatic performances and a rock band.
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      Family Studio
    • Sunday, May 4, 2014
    • Visitors can work on art projects themed around the museum's exhibitions.
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      Art After 5: The Jost Project
    • Friday, May 9, 2014
    • "Art After 5" is a weekly event featuring live musical performances in an intimate cabaret setting. Tonight, Paul Jost, Kevin MacConnell and Tony Miceli present jazz interpretations of rock standards.
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      Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
    • Sunday, May 11, 2014
    • Since 1991, our community has, literally, taken 1,864,105,000 steps to fight breast cancer at the Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure! With more people, more energy and more opportunities, 2014 is YOUR year to take your place, front-and-center, in our victory walk… joining the movement to enrich, empower and save lives.
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      Stroller Tour
    • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
    • Museum educators lead gallery tours for parents and caregivers with newborns or young toddlers.
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      Art After 5: Farah Siraj
    • Friday, May 16, 2014
    • "Art After 5" is a weekly event featuring live musical performances in an intimate cabaret setting. Tonight's featured performer, Farah Siraj, is a vocalist from Jordan.
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      Art After 5: Eleanor Dubinsky
    • Friday, May 30, 2014
    • "Art After 5" is a weekly event featuring live musical performances in an intimate cabaret setting. Tonight's featured performer, indie soul songstress Eleanor Dubinsky, combines sultry, jazzy vocals with global pop to create hot original music with international appeal.