32 min ago

tUnE-yArDs at Union Transfer on 05/10/2018 08:30 PM EDT

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    tUnE-yArDs - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - May 10th, 2018
    "What should I do?" That's the question Merrill Garbus asks herself halfway through "ABC 123," the stunning centerpiece of the new Tune-Yards album, I can feel you creep into my private life. In 2014, Tune-Yards released Nikki Nack, which NPR called "dazzingly imaginative," while the NME hailed it as "easily Tune-Yards' finest work," and New York Magazine dubbed it "possibly the catchiest record of the year."
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32 min ago

The Black Angels at Union Transfer on 04/08/2018 08:30 PM EDT

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    The Black Angels - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - April 8th, 2018
    THE BLACK ANGELS The Black Angels are: Stephanie Bailey: drums, percussion, Philicorda Christian Bland: guitar, Mellotron, bass, vocals, Vox Continental Jake Garcia: guitar, bass, vocals Kyle Hunt: bass, guitar, organ, Moog, Rheem MK VII Alex Maas: lead vocals, bass, harmonium "If you're going to sing something, it might as well be something important," reflects The Black Angels' Alex Maas.
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32 min ago

Rainbow Kitten Surprise at Union Transfer on 04/12/2018 08:00 PM EDT

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    Rainbow Kitten Surprise - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - April 12th, 2018
    Rainbow Kitten Surprise and all five of its members hail from the mountains of Boone, North Carolina. With chilling harmonies, dynamic instrumentation, and introspective lyrics, their genre-defying so
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53 min ago

#BARNESMEMBERS already get unlimited visits, ...

#BARNESMEMBERS already get unlimited visits, all year, all for FREE––but we think there’s no such thing as having too much access to art! So we’ve curated a whole lineup of FREE WEEKLY one-hour collection tours just for members. Led by Barnes docents, these tours give an in-depth look into individual artists, artist relationships, and themes. Here’s what’s on in member tours this month: https://www.barnesfoundation.org/whats-on/members

    The Barnes Foundation
    BARNESMEMBERS already get unlimited visits, all year, all for FREE--but we think there's no such thing as having too much access to art! So we've curated a whole lineup of FREE WEEKLY one-hour...
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    Fairmount Soccer Association
    To purchase tickets go to: http://fairmountsoccer.org/
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Learning to Write and Draw | ZERO TO THREE F...

Learning to Write and Draw | ZERO TO THREE For very young children, there are four stages of drawing and writing that you may see as your child grows from 15 months to 3 years old. By offering repeated fun experiences with a variety of art and writing materials, you will see forward progress over time. #earlychildhood #learningthroughplay #playmatters #parenting https://www.zerotothree.org/resources/305-learning-to-write-and-draw

    Learning to Write and Draw
    For very young children, there are four stages of drawing and writing that you may see as your child grows from 15 months to 3 years old. By offering repeated fun experiences with a variety of art and writing materials, you will see forward progress over time.
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24 hours ago

Today, we honor dreams of freedom and equalit...

Today, we honor dreams of freedom and equality that civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr. built with the work of Horace Pippin, a self-taught artist and soldier who fought to make the world a freer place. During the First World War, Pippin served in the 15th New York Infantry and as a corporal in the 369th Colored Infantry, which the Germans called the “Hellfighters.” He said that the war “brought out all of the art” in him. Pippin kept illustrated journals of his experiences in the trenches and also produced peaceful scenes like this tranquil family setting found in room 12 of our galleries. Horace Pippin. Supper Time, c. 1940.

    The Barnes Foundation
    Today, we honor dreams of freedom and equality that civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr. built with the work of Horace Pippin, a self-taught artist and soldier who fought to make the world a...
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25 hours ago

On this day, we honor Martin Luther King Jr.,...

On this day, we honor Martin Luther King Jr., and his legacy. If you would like to join a Day of Service event, here are some child friendly activities in our neighborhood, or close by: *** Philadelphia Museum of Art - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service*** 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Free after Pay What You Wish admission) Honor the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. with community service at the Museum. Artmaking for MANNA 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. Great Stair Hall MANNA will collect your artwork to distribute with the meals they deliver to those in need. Conversation of Kings: Strength to Love, a Call to Action 11:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m. South Terrace Conference Rooms A & B Dive deeper into the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a youth-focused conversation on how his legacy can inspire today’s social movements. Presented in collaboration with NewCORE. http://www.philamuseum.org/calendar?id=15&et=39&dt=January_2018#16290 *** Saint Francis Xavier School - MLK Day of Service*** 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Our neighbors at St. Francis Xavier will be having a full day of child-friendly events. Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult. Card making and crafts The cards will be for shut-ins in the neighborhood. You can donate blank cards and stick on foam letters/decorations. Snack and sock rolls making These rolls will be donated to local homeless shelters. They're looking for sock and snack bar donations Shredding truck event 8-10am. A $10/bag donation is requested. They will also have readings about MLK, and a bake sale for their school. *** Greensgrow Farms*** January 15 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm A Plant for Every Home! With your help, we can improve air quality in Philadelphia homes by distributing small air cleaning houseplants. Volunteers are needed to up-pot plant plugs into up-cycled containers as well as decorate pots. We are partnering with local arts educator Kelsie Lilly to help us design and decorate the recycled pots to make them beautiful for recipients homes. http://www.greensgrow.org/event/mlk-day-service-project-plant-every-home/ AND for more events through our region go to Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service at Girard College (there are some teen-friendly events there!)​ http://mlkdayofservice.org/volunteer-girard/

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    On this day, we honor Martin Luther King Jr., and his legacy. If you would like to join a Day of Service event, here are some child friendly activities in our neighborhood, or close by: ***...
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25 hours ago

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run ...

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” - Martin Luther King Jr. Thanks to Curbed Philly for creating this excellent list of 40 ways to make Philly a better place (which includes volunteering at your local park!).

    40 small ways to make Philly a better place
    In today's world, it can be easy to feel either under- or overwhelmed-or both-by all the good and bad that's happening around us. But before you throw up your hands and toss in the towel, consider the words of Martin Luther King, Jr.: "If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward."
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41 hours ago

Oil pastel on paper by Cerulean Arts Collecti...

Oil pastel on paper by Cerulean Arts Collective Member Nancy Neill on view now through January 20. https://ceruleanarts.com/products/nancy-neill-untitled-10-17-2

    Nancy Neill: Untitled 10.17.2
    Untitled 10.17.2, oil pastel on paper painting by Collective Member Nancy Neill. From her solo exhibition December 16, 2017 - January 20, 2018. Note: Painting will ship after end of exhibition. Image size: H 8" x W 8"; frame size: H 16" x W 16"
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42 hours ago

Performance Garage shared an event.

New Workshop Alert! Lee-Ann Doncevic's Musical Theater Jazz class begins tomorrow, Jan. 15 at 6 pm #musicaltheater #phillydance http://ow.ly/6ULW30hIwJY

    Musical Theater Jazz with Lee-Ann @ Performance Garage
    Musical Theater Jazz with Lee-Ann focuses on musicality, performance, and traditional jazz dance foundations. Class begins with a warm-up revolved around...
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45 hours ago

Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio shared their...

Artists' Talk with Kristin Balmer, Colleen O'Donnell & Leo Robinson TODAY at 2pm!

    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio
    Please join artists Kristin Balmer, Colleen O'Donnell & Leo Robinson to discuss their work from the exhibition "An Exemplar Model" this Sunday at 2pm!
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45 hours ago

Trolley updates on the way, to include better...

Trolley updates on the way, to include better access for disabled passengers and consideration of bike lanes.

    SEPTA's billion-dollar plan for new trolleys takes a step forward
    An ambitious plan to remake Philadelphia's trolleys took a step forward with a preview of how modernization will change not only how people ride, but also how they drive, bike, and park on the city's six streetcar routes.
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2 days ago

Bache-Martin Home & School Association shared...

Bache-Martin's Tiger Tech FLL teams were at Central High School earlier today for the qualifying competition! Go Tigers!! (A huge thanks to Ms. McCracken for the pictures!)

    Charlotte McCracken
    The Bache-Martin Tiger Tech FLL teams are ready for today's qualifying competition!
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2 days ago

Fairmount Park Conservancy shared Belmont Pla...

Looking for a way to lend a hand in Fairmount Park for Martin Luther King Jr. Day? Head to the Belmont Plateau Trails Alliance Day of Service to help out along the Trolley Trail!

    BPTA Martin Luther King Day of Service
    Please join us for our inaugural Martin Luther King Day of Service! We will be completing finish work on the newest section of the Trolley Trail and...
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2 days ago

Chaim Soutine (1893-1943) was a Lithuanian bo...

Chaim Soutine (1893-1943) was a Lithuanian born artist renowned for his expressionist paintings. Dr. Albert Barnes purchased this painting from the French dealer Paul Guillaume on January 5, 1923, and then went on to buy over 50 canvases by the artist. Barnes exhibited this painting just three months after he purchased it in his first and only exhibition at PAFA The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. The exhibition was extremely controversial; the critic Edith Powell described the paintings by Soutine in particular as “the creations of a disintegrating mind.” What do you think? Share your comments below! 🎨 Chaim Soutine. The Pastry Chef (Baker Boy) (Le Pâtissier), c. 1919

    The Barnes Foundation
    Chaim Soutine (1893-1943) was a Lithuanian born artist renowned for his expressionist paintings. Dr. Albert Barnes purchased this painting from the French dealer Paul Guillaume on January 5, 1923,...
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2 days ago

Inkjet print on dura-lar over enamel on panel...

Inkjet print on dura-lar over enamel on panel by Collective Member Jacob Lunderby on view now at Cerulean Arts. https://ceruleanarts.com/products/jacob-lunderby-untitled-1727

    Jacob Lunderby: Untitled (1727)
    Untitled (1727), inkjet print on dura-lar with enamel on panel work by Collective Member Jacob Lunderby. From his solo exhibition December 16, 2017 - January 20, 2018. Note: Painting will ship after end of exhibition. H 16.5" x W 13"
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3 days ago

Jan van Goyen was born on this day in 1596 (t...

Jan van Goyen was born on this day in 1596 (that’s nearly 420 years ago!) in Leiden, the Netherlands. An influential landscape artist of the “Golden Age” of Dutch painting, he is represented at the Barnes by “The Square Watch-Tower,” painted in 1651. #LOOKSLOWLY: This large river scene is one his most outstanding works in an American collection. Pay close attention to Van Goyen’s accomplished use of earth tones––note how they seem dredged from his depiction of the riverbed, but are contrasted against a delicate, broken sky of pale blue. 🎨 Jan van Goyen. The Square Watch-Tower, 1651

    The Barnes Foundation
    Jan van Goyen was born on this day in 1596 (that's nearly 420 years ago!) in Leiden, the Netherlands. An influential landscape artist of the "Golden Age" of Dutch painting, he is represented at the...
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3 days ago

2017 was a headline making year for the Art M...

2017 was a headline making year for the Art Museum Area PHL!

    Art Museum Area PHL
    Whether you are a first-time visitor or long-time resident, the small businesses in the Art Museum Area invite you to eat, shop, and explore everyday.
    http://www.artmuseumareaphl.com

3 days ago

Varujan Boghosian: Master Manipulator

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    Philadelphia Museum of Art - Exhibitions - Varujan Boghosian: Master Manipulator
    Varujan Boghosian (American, born 1926) holds a deep fascination with objects that evoke the past. As much a collector as an artist, he scours antique shops and flea markets for materials to use in his imaginative sculptures and collages. By cleverly combining and recontextualizing our castoffs-books, cards, toys, figurines, tools, glass, twine-he exploits their expressive power in sly, often poetic ways.
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3 days ago

Looking for a way to get involved with the Ma...

Looking for a way to get involved with the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service this Monday, January 15th? Check out this interactive map of Philadelphia Parks & Recreation sites that need volunteers to help out with various projects! http://arcg.is/2D7a9Xf

    Fairmount Park Conservancy
    Looking for a way to get involved with the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service this Monday, January 15th? Check out this interactive map of Philadelphia Parks & Recreation sites that need...
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3 days ago

Join Roni Graham this weekend as she explores...

Join Roni Graham this weekend as she explores life through laughter in her one-woman show, "Laughter Is Therapy." #PHLarts #phillytheater http://ow.ly/VLJB30hKjVd

    Laughter is Therapy
    Roni Graham Stars in Laughter is Therapy. Directed by Ozzie Jones. This one woman show is the 1st in a 2 part series written by Roni Graham. What makes a person who that are? What shapes them? Is it things they have been through? Things they have seen?
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3 days ago

Please join artists Kristin Balmer, Colleen O...

Please join artists Kristin Balmer, Colleen O'Donnell & Leo Robinson to discuss their work from the exhibition "An Exemplar Model" this Sunday at 2pm!

    Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio
    Please join artists Kristin Balmer, Colleen O'Donnell & Leo Robinson to discuss their work from the exhibition "An Exemplar Model" this Sunday at 2pm!
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3 days ago

How to Help Your Child Develop Empathy | ZERO...

How to Help Your Child Develop Empathy | ZERO TO THREE #earlychildhood #parenting #playmatters #learningthroughplay https://www.zerotothree.org/resources/5-how-to-help-your-child-develop-empathy

    How to Help Your Child Develop Empathy
    Empathy is the ability to imagine how someone else is feeling in a particular situation and respond with care. This is a very complex skill to develop.
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3 days ago

Fairmount CDC shared Art Museum Area PHL's po...

Soon, you can grab your favorite board game and your favorite cocktail all in one place. #FairmountForever

    He's playing to win with Thirsty Dice, Philly's first board-game cafe
    The hot genre in hospitality this year will be entertainment: clubs with ball pits, sliding boards, and ice bars. Matt Hendricks, 44, plans to roll the dice with activities - albeit much lower-key activities - at 1642 Fairmount Ave. Board games.
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3 days ago

"June Morning Sky", acrylic painting by Cerul...

"June Morning Sky", acrylic painting by Cerulean Arts Collective Member Mary Powers Holt - on view now through January 20. https://ceruleanarts.com/products/mary-powers-holt-june-morning-sky

    Mary Powers Holt: June Morning Sky
    June Morning Sky, acrylic on canvas painting by Collective Member Mary Powers Holt. From her solo exhibition December 16, 2017 - January 20, 2018. Note: Painting will ship after end of exhibition. H 30" x W 30"
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3 days ago

The Discovery Center invites you to join its ...

The Discovery Center invites you to join its Community Engagement Committee First Public Meeting: Wednesday, January 17 | 6:30-8:30pm Cornerstone Baptist Church In Fall 2018, the East Park Reservoir will be once again open to the public. At The Discovery Center, the National Audubon Society and the Philadelphia Outward Bound School will offer environmental education and leadership programs. The Community Engagement Committee will work with The Discovery Center on programs that serve and benefit the community. Share your input for community programming at their first public meeting next Wednesday! Audubon Pennsylvania in Philadelphia

    Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse
    The Discovery Center invites you to join its Community Engagement Committee First Public Meeting: Wednesday, January 17 | 6:30-8:30pm Cornerstone Baptist Church In Fall 2018, the East Park Reservoir...
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4 days ago

On your next Barnes visit to see our #KieferR...

On your next Barnes visit to see our #KieferRodin exhibition, stop in the Barnes Shop to shop a curated mix of limited-edition gifts inspired by the show! Here’s a peek: a delicate Rodin sketch on a silk tie, a nuno-felted shawl by The Felted Garden, and hand-forged iron candlesticks by Blackthorn Forge & Steelworks.

    The Barnes Foundation
    On your next Barnes visit to see our #KieferRodin exhibition, stop in the Barnes Shop to shop a curated mix of limited-edition gifts inspired by the show! Here's a peek: a delicate Rodin sketch on a...
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4 days ago

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    Local Scout leader gets large cookie delivery
    Volunteers worked together to unload more than 12,000 boxes of cookies Wednesday.
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4 days ago

Students are invited to show their hometown t...

Students are invited to show their hometown team spirit for Saturday's playoff game by wearing Eagles green to school on Friday, 1/12! Not, an eagles fan? Don't fret, wear the shirt of the team you do support.

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    Students are invited to show their hometown team spirit for Saturday's playoff game by wearing Eagles green to school on Friday, 1/12! Not, an eagles fan? Don't fret, wear the shirt of the team you...
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4 days ago

The Bache-Martin Annual Winter Social is almo...

The Bache-Martin Annual Winter Social is almost here! Saturday, January 27th 9:30-11 am Dilworth Plaza Ice Skating Rink Join fellow students & families for some morning fun. Current Bache-Martin Students skate FREE, courtesy of the HSA. Family and friends skate for $12.

    Bache-Martin Home & School Association
    The Bache-Martin Annual Winter Social is almost here! Saturday, January 27th 9:30-11 am Dilworth Plaza Ice Skating Rink Join fellow students & families for some morning fun. Current Bache-Martin...
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4 days ago

Visit the Playground this Winter, Smith Recei...

Visit the Playground this Winter, Smith Receives RACP Grant, more! #smithplays #PARACP #playmatters -

    News from Smith Memorial Playground
    Visit the Playground this Winter, Smith Receives RACP Grant, more!
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4 days ago

PERKS FOR PHILADELPHIA TEACHERS. On Sundays, ...

PERKS FOR PHILADELPHIA TEACHERS. On Sundays, the Barnes offers free admission to K–12 educators working in the School District of Philadelphia or Philadelphia parochial schools. Tickets can be redeemed on-site only, by presenting a valid school-issued ID. Limit one ticket per educator. This benefit is made possible by an anonymous donor. We look forward to seeing you at the Barnes!

    The Barnes Foundation
    PERKS FOR PHILADELPHIA TEACHERS. On Sundays, the Barnes offers free admission to K-12 educators working in the School District of Philadelphia or Philadelphia parochial schools. Tickets can be...
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4 days ago

Fairmount CDC added 2 new photos.

CALLING ALL ARTISTS AND VENDORS... #ArtsCrawl

    Fairmount CDC
    Fairmount CDC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2,434 likes · 12 talking about this · 69 were here. Fairmount CDC seeks to foster appropriate and beneficial development while preserving the neighborhood's...
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5 days ago

Claude Rabanit shared a post to The Barnes Fo...

    Claude Rabanit
    "Nuanciers" blanc acrylique, poudre de marbre et craie sur lin marouflé sur contre plaqué.
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5 days ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse shared ...

    Building Better Play: Five Ways London Playgrounds Are Getting It Right - Bernard van Leer Foundation
    A few years ago, my family was asked to relocate to London for six months for my husband's job. It was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, but it also meant leaving behind my full-time position to care for my one-year-old.
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5 days ago

#Iresolve to see more of the world––is this o...

#Iresolve to see more of the world––is this on your new year’s resolution list? We’ve got just the thing—no passport nor art background required. Art is an amazing gateway to learning about different cultures. Try the 4-session class “Chinese Buddhist Art: A Journey Across Time and Space.” Learn about Buddhism’s spread from India across Central Asia to China, where it converged with native artistic practices. Also perfect for someone looking to add an art experience to an upcoming trip to China! Starts Jan. 23. Seats are limited. Register now: barnesfoundation.org/classes/chinese-buddhist-art Unidentified artist. “Head of a Bodhisattva”, c. 730–740.

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    Iresolve to see more of the world--is this on your new year's resolution list? We've got just the thing-no passport nor art background required. Art is an amazing gateway to learning about...
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5 days ago

"Future Painting", oil on muslin painting by ...

"Future Painting", oil on muslin painting by Collective Member Meghan Cox on view now at Cerulean Arts. https://ceruleanarts.com/products/meghan-cox-future-painting

    Meghan Cox: Future Painting
    Future Painting, oil on muslin over panel painting by Collective Member Meghan Cox. From her solo exhibition December 16, 2017 - January 20, 2018. Note: Painting will ship after end of exhibition. H 12" x W 14"
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5 days ago

ROSTAM at Union Transfer on 02/02/2018 08:30 PM EST

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    ROSTAM - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - February 2nd, 2018
    Due To Overwhelming Demand, The ROSTAM Show Have Been Moved From The First Unitarian Church To Union Transfer - All Previously Purchased Tickets Honored! You can add Rostam's new album Half-Light to your ticket order. Choose from a CD, Vinyl, or Digital version of the new album.
    https://www.utphilly.com

5 days ago

Philadelphia Home Show, Big Philly Beerfest, Passion Pit and more things to do in Philadelphia, Jan. 12-18

8:30 p.m. Saturday at PhilaMOCA, 521 N. 12th. $12-$15. 215-519-9651. philamoca.org.

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12 to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St., $10 online, $13 at the door, phillyhomeshow.com

6 p.m. Friday, the Rosenbach, 2008 Delancey Place, $30 for general admission, 215-732-1600, rosenbach.org

7:30 p.m. Thursday, Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine St., free, 215-567-4341, freelibrary.org

10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday, Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 South Columbus Boulevard, $5 admission, riverrink.ticketfly.com

8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center Live, 3680 Walnut St. $30-$57. 215-898-3900, https://www.annenbergcenter.org

11:59 p.m. Friday, Landmark’s Ritz Movie Theatres Philadelphia, Ritz at the Bourse, 400 Ranstead St. $10.25 215-440-1181, https://www.landmarktheatres.com

8 p.m. Friday, Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street. $39-$59, kimmelcenter.org

4 and 8 p.m. Saturday, The Fillmore Philadelphia, Frankford Avenue and Richmond Street, $50 to $120, 215-309-0150, thefillmorephilly.com

7:30 p.m. Saturday at Molly’s Books & Records, 1010 S. 9th St. Free. mollysbooksandrecords.com

    Philadelphia Home Show, Big Philly Beerfest, Passion Pit and more things to do in Philadelphia, Jan. 12-18
    Philadelphia Home Show Explore new ways to spruce up your home at the Philadelphia Home Show, which spans two weekends and more than 300 experts on house and yard design. This year's show will bring New York designer Tyler Wisner and Kevin O'Connor, host of PBS's This Old House.
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