Philadelphia Assembled

  • Philadelphia Museum of Art exhibition joins art and civic engagement to collectively imagine our futures
  • April 21 - December 10, 2017
  • http://philamuseum.org

April–July 2017: Throughout Phila.
Sept. 10–Dec. 10, 2017: At Museum

The first exhibition of its kind at the Museum, Philadelphia Assembled joins art and civic engagement. Initiated by artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, together with hundreds of collaborators from across the city, the project explores Philadelphia’s changing landscape and tells a story of radical community building and active resistance. Challenging, inspiring, and as expansive as the city, Philadelphia Assembled asks: how can we collectively shape our futures?

Artists, makers, storytellers, gardeners, healers, activists, and other community members will work together to explore social issues that resonate in “The City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection.” Within this project, these urgent concerns are organized around five principles:

Reconstructions: How can we rewrite histories?
Sovereignty: How can we share resources?
Futures: How can we reimagine our tomorrow?
Sanctuary: How can we create safe spaces?
Movement: How can we share knowledge and stories?

In spring 2017, Philadelphia Assembled will take shape as a series of actions, conversations, meals, installations, and other events throughout the city. What we build together will culminate in a communal presentation at the Museum’s Perelman Building in September 2017.

Check back for updates or explore the Philadelphia Assembled website to join the conversation and hear from collaborators directly. Share your experience #phlassembled @philamuseum.

Upcoming Events

  • December 15, 2017
  • Chicago, Illinois

American and European Art auction at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago
1338 West Lake Street
Chicago, Illinois

lesliehindman.com

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  • December 15, 2017
  • Chicago, Illinois

Outsider and Folk Art at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago
1338 West Lake Street
Chicago, Illinois

lesliehindman.com

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  • December 15, 2017 - January 28, 2018
  • New York, New York
  • January 6 - February 8, 2018
  • Santa Monica, California
Grant Simon Rogers
  • January 6 - February 3, 2018
  • Carpinteria, California
Kadir Nelson Eustace Negro, 2014 Oil on Panel 18" x 24"
  • January 8, 2018
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

A Master Class Presentation by Celebrated Illustrator Kadir Nelson

University of the Arts

University of the Arts Caplan Theater
211 South Broad Street, Terra Building 17th Floor
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-talk-by-kadir-nelson-tickets-39534462642

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Alvar Aalto chair, from Form Function, Brighton, UK
  • January 12-14, 2018
  • London, United Kingdom

20C Designer Furniture Highlights London Fair

Clarion Events

ExCeL London
Royal Victoria Dock
London, United Kingdom

www.artantiquesinteriorsfair.com

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The Light of the Spirit by Patrice Warrener
  • January 18-21, 2018
  • London, United Kingdom

Lumiere London

Artichoke

Various Locations
London, United Kingdom

www.lumiere-festival.com

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Art deco terracotta wall mask by Kurt Goebel and Erna Bieber, Austria 1930
  • January 26-28, 2018
  • , United Kingdom

Decorative Art & Antiques at Harrogate Fair

Cooper Events

The Pavilions of Harrogate
Gt.Yorkshire Showground
, United Kingdom

www.cooperevents.com

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America Martin in her studio
  • February 8 - March 31, 2018
  • New York, New York

“THE NEW FIGURATIVE” Featuring America Martin

JoAnne Artman Gallery
511 A West 22nd Street
New York, New York

www.joanneartmangallery.com

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Featured Event

"Drawing 2017" Call for Exhibit & Grant Opportunity at Gallery 25N
Gallery 25N
November 24 - December 30, 2017
Fishkill, New York
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