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Posts tagged "Phlassembled"

Textiles as Social Commentary With Betty Leacraft Textiles as Social Commentary With Betty Leacraft

Textiles as Social Commentary With Betty Leacraft

On November 5, 1:00 - 3:00 PM at the Paul Robeson Stage of the Perelman Building, join Betty Leacraft (ACG ‘16, ‘14, ‘09, LTA ‘11, WOO ‘99) and more Philadelphia Assembled fiber/textile collaborators, including Mayada (WOO '17, ACG '16) and Lynda Grace Black (WOO '01), for an informal conversation about their work. [learn more]

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Philadelphia Assembled

Mary DeWitt's portrait of Sharon Wiggins, a female juvenile lifer who died in 2013, is on exhibit in Philadelphia Assembled at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Perelman Building, along with the work of many other past Leeway grantees, through December 10. [learn more]

Water Ways and the River's Timeline Water Ways and the River's Timeline

Water Ways and the River's Timeline

What stories do the rivers have to tell? Join Bri Barton and Meg Lemieur on December 2, 2:00 PM at the Perelman Building (2540 Meredith Street) for an afternoon in which we explore the rights, struggles, and victories of our region's water and all who depend upon it. [learn more]

AfroFuturist Affair Costume Ball AfroFuturist Affair Costume Ball

AfroFuturist Affair Costume Ball

Join Philadelphia Museum of Art on October 27 for a celebration of AfroFuturist and Black speculative music, design, art, and creativity. Come dressed to impress in your best sci-fi and AfroFuturist fashions for a night of imagination, art, and activism. This evening has been envisioned by Black Quantum Futurism (Camae Ayewa and Rasheedah Phillips) and is presented as part of Philadelphia Assembled. [learn more]

Photo: WENDELYN ANDERSON. Betty Leacraft, textile artist, works on a quilt for Philadelphia Assembled, opening Saturday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perelman Building’s galleries. Photo: WENDELYN ANDERSON. Betty Leacraft, textile artist, works on a quilt for Philadelphia Assembled, opening Saturday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perelman Building’s galleries.

Betty Leacraft and Denise Valentine Featured in Inquirer about Philadelphia Assembled

Betty Leacraft (ACG '16, '14, '09, LTA '11, WOO '99) and Denise Valentine (WOO '04) are featured in this Inquirer article about Philadelphia Assembled, an exhibition on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perelman Building’s galleries through December 10. Participating artists include many previous Leeway grantees and community partners. [learn more]

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Kensington Memories, Neighborhood Histories

What did Kensington look like in the past? And how has it changed? Betty Leacraft (ACG '16, '14, '09, LTA '11, WOO '99) and Denise Valentine (WOO '04) will present work at Kensington Memories, Neighborhood Histories at Tillmon Gardens on July 9. [learn more]

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Philadelphia Assembled Launches this Summer

Philadelphia Assembled is an expansive project that tells a story of radical community building and active resistance through the personal and collective narratives that make up Philadelphia’s changing urban fabric. These narratives will be explored through a collaborative effort between the Philadelphia Museum of Art and a team of individuals, collectives, and organizations. [learn more]