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July 2016

Make Art Philly Day

July 27, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
City Hall,
1401 John F Kennedy Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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The Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy will host  Make Art Philly, a day of art-making and crafting all around the theme of voting in City Hall's historic courtyard on Wednesday, July 27 from 10am - 2pm. Cultural organizations from throughout Philadelphia will share their art-making skills, allowing visitors to participate in activities including screenprinting with The Print Center in partnership with Second State Press, collaging with the Dumpster Divers of Philadelphia, button-making with the Main Line Art Center, puppet making with the Mann…

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September 2016

Opening Reception and Gallery Talk for Fall 2016 Exhibitions

September 15, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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  Join us for the Opening Reception and Gallery Talk for our Fall 2016 exhibitions, Victoria Burge: Penumbra and Celestial/Terrestrial Gallery Talk: 5:30pm Opening Reception: 6:00 – 8:00pm                     About the exhibitions: The Print Center presents two exhibitions: Penumbra, a solo exhibition that features new work by Victoria Burge (Philadelphia, PA), and Celestial/Terrestrial, a related group exhibition including Caleb Charland (Bangor, ME), Christopher Colville (Tempe, AZ), Marianne Dages (Philadelphia, PA) and Garrett Hansen…

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October 2016

Artist Lecture with Victoria Burge

October 20, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Join us for an artist lecture with Victoria Burge, who describes her work in Penumbra, a solo exhibition that features new work, as “a visual atlas. A compendium of drawings, prints, installation, objects that narrate a record of intense looking. Relationships between art and science: of charting, mapping, record keeping and developing a visual code(x).”           About the artist: Victoria Burge studied Art History at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York holds an AS in Horticulture from the University…

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Latvian Poetry Book Launch and Signing with Laris Kreslins & Kevin Mercer

October 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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  Please join poet, curator, and graphic designer Laris Kreslins along with Philadelphia based artist, illustrator and printmaker Kevin Mercer for a Latvian Poetry Book Launch & Signing of new Latvian poetry: Atlaidas/es, a 72 page volume with various color pages/plates featuring work by Mercer. "I’m excited to announce my latest book of poems Atlaidas/es. This new collection is about empathy, misplaced and imagined memories, and all sorts of endings." - Laris Kreslins The book has been designed to be a convenient pocket…

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November 2016

The Review Panel Philadelphia

November 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts,
118 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA United States
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November 2, 2016 at 6:00pm Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 118 North Broad Street, Philadelphia FREE Admission / Registration required / RSVP at 215-972-2015   COLLEEN ASPER and JUDITH STEIN join moderator DAVID COHEN to discuss the following Philadelphia exhibitions: Todd Baldwin: Memento Mori Tiger Strikes Asteroid, 319A North 11th Street #2H Victoria Burge: Penumbra The Print Center, 1614 Latimer Street Luba Drozd: Institute of Corrections  Brian James Spies: Solitaire Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue Kocot and Hatton, Color: Seen and Unseen…

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December 2016

Screen Shots: The Print Center Annual Auction

December 3, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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VISIT THE FULL AUCTION PAGE HERE   SCREEN SHOTS: POST AUCTION SALE Shop our Post Auction Sale before it's too late! The Post Auction sale ends December 22, 2016. Click here to shop the Post Auction Sale   Great Art For a Great Cause and a Fabulous Party! The Print Center's Annual Auction is a Wonderful Opportunity to Support a Creative Organization, Collect Exceptional Art and Enjoy a Fabulous Party! Screen Shots: The Print Center Annual Auction, our biggest fundraising event of the year, was…

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Opening Reception and Gallery Talk for Winter Exhibitions

December 15, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Arturas Valiauga, I dropped in on Stepas, we talked about life, 2002 Join us for the Opening Reception and Gallery Talk for our Winter exhibitions, Daily Life: Photography from Lithuania and Rebecca Gilbert: wonder Gallery Talk: 5:30pm John Caperton, The Print Center's Jensen Bryan Curator, will be joined by artists Rebecca Gilbert and Gintaras Česonis, Chairman of the Lithuanian Photographer's Association and organizer of Daily Life. Opening Reception: 6:00 – 8:00pm   About the exhibitions: DAILY LIFE: PHOTOGRAPHY FROM…

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January 2017

Telling a Life, Telling Art History

January 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Conversation and Book Signing Eye of the Sixties: Richard Bellamy and the Transformation of Modern Art Judith Stein and Jonathan Katz Please join us for a conversation on biography and art history with Judith Stein, author of Eye of the Sixties: Richard Bellamy and the Transformation of Modern Art, and Jonathan D. Katz, author of the forthcoming Cold War Queer: Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg and the Collective Closet.  Stein’s new book recovers the lost history of the elusive art dealer who…

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Henry Horenstein: Lecture, Films + Books!

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Please join us for an evening with Henry Horenstein, the renowned photographer, filmmaker and much-loved Professor of Photography at the Rhode Island School of Design. Horenstein has published more than 30 books, including Animalia, Close Relations, Show and Honky Tonk, which was the subject of a solo show at The Print Center in 2004. His photographic textbooks have been a resource for students over the decades. Horenstein is an engaging and entertaining storyteller, bringing humor and wisdom to tales from his remarkable career. He will share his…

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February 2017

David Freese | East Coast: Arctic to Tropic

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join us for an evening with photographer David Freese, who will talk about his work and the newly released East Coast: Arctic to Tropic. Freese has devoted many years to photographing the coasts of the United States. Following the publication of the very-well received West Coast: Bering to Baja is his new book documenting the eastern seaboard. Together his books illustrate "our uneasy relationship to the vast oceans and seas that cover 70% of our planet and home."  …

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