Celebrate food and our sensory connections to memory. Build new memories and community during this event at the Philadelphia Center For Architecture- Home of DesignPhiladelphia.
From man’s first sketches on the cave wall, to the rise of the “selfie,” the portrait has been an ever-present subject matter for artists. The power of the portrait to tell a story, illuminate social injustices, or capture a moment in time lies in the pictorial representation as well as the media and process by which it was made. In Face Value, presented at Main Line Art Center October 6 to November 5, artists Nick Cassway, Mark Khaisman, and Steven Earl Weber uniquely approach portraiture and social commentary through the manipulation of packaging tape, computer cut stencils, and printed glass.
September 8, 2014 – As part of the 10th annual DesignPhiladelphia Festival, Dual Natures Interior Design is pleased to present Style Intersection: Where Street Meets Home from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, October 15, 2014. This immersive design experience and cocktail reception explores the intersection of public and private style—from the clothes we wear, to the art we create, to the spaces we call home. Catered by Feast Your Eyes, the event will feature light refreshments and a cash bar.
Art Star is pleased to announce a solo exhibition, titled Within, by Rhode Island based illustrator, Jen Corace. The show will be on view from October 11th through November 16th, 2014. There will be an opening reception held in conjunction with the 2014 DesignPhiladelphia Festival on Saturday, October 11th from 6-9pm. Meet the artist, enjoy live music, snacks, drinks and celebrate Art Star's 10 Year Anniversary!
Philadelphia, PA, June 27, 2014 -The Pearl Street and DesignPhiladelphia PopUp Place creative space project, lead by the Asian Arts Initiative (AAI) in conjunction with the Philadelphia Center for Architecture (CFA), was named a recipient of one of 55 grants distributed by ArtPlace America (ArtPlace) to fund creative placemaking projects across the United States. Since 2012, ArtPlace has distributed grants for a total of 189 creative space projects with $56.8 million in funding.