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March 2017

Rebecca Gilbert, Artist Lecture

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Ant Mound, 2015 Please join us for an artist lecture with Rebecca Gilbert, who will discuss the works in our current exhibition wonder, as well as earlier projects. Gilbert’s works come out of her deep commitment to traditional print processes including wood engraving and complex, multiple-layered reduction woodcuts, and her poetic response to the landscape. “I have been using dirt, water, sticks, coins and gold as imagery in my work to symbolize that which we impulsively crave,…

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May 2017
Free

Philadelphia Art Book Fair 2017

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - May 6 @ 6:00 pm

Once again proudly co-presented by Philadelphia Photo Arts Center and The Print Center this two-day event showcases a wide range of exhibitors, from large and small photography and art book publishers to individual artists and institutions, local, national and international. Friday, May 5: 12:00pm - 8:00pm Saturday, May 6: 10:00am - 6:00pm This year we're in a brand new beautiful location: Twelve 27, 1227 N. 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122 (North 4th Street, just north of Girard Avenue) The event…

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Gallery Talks and Opening Reception

May 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

TR Ericsson: Jeanne; Yoonmi Nam: Still; and, Serena Perrone: Fata Morgana THURSDAY, May 11, 2017 Gallery Talk by the Artists: 5:30pm Opening Reception for these three exhibitions: 6:00 - 8:00pm The Print Center is pleased to present solo exhibitions of new work by TR Ericsson, Yoonmi Nam and Serena Perrone. These artists were awarded solo exhibitions from the 400 applicants to our 91st Annual International Competition. The jurors for this competition were Kelly Baum, Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky…

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Dinner Date: The Print Center Celebrates Serena Perrone

May 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us for Dinner Date with artist Serena Perrone and hosts Ofelia Garcia and Donald W. McPhail May 19 2017   Tour—6 pm Private champagne tour of Fata Morgana with Serena Perrone and John Caperton, Jensen Bryan Curator Dinner—7 pm An elegant dinner at the beautiful Old City home of Ofelia Garcia, co-hosted by Donald W. McPhail   Guests at the Benefactor level or above will receive Darkness, 2017 (Aquatint, 10” x 8", Edition of 25) created especially for this event by…

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September 2017

Opening Reception and Gallery Talk for Martin Puryear: Prints, 1962-2016

September 7 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Martin Puryear, Untitled IV, State 1, 2012, © Martin Puryear, Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery   Join us for the Opening Reception and Gallery Talk for our Fall exhibition, Martin Puryear: Prints, 1962-2016   Thursday, September 7, 2017 —Gallery Talk     5:30pm with Elizabeth F. Spungen, Executive Director —Opening Reception     6:00 - 8:00pm   Martin Puryear: Prints, 1962-2016 will be on view September 8 — November 18, 2017   This event is free and open to…

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October 2017

BOOK LAUNCH | Jack Carnell: True Places

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Join us for an evening with photographer Jack Carnell and Fall Line Press. Carnell will talk about his work and the release of his new book True Places, published by our friends at Fall Line. Carnell spent ten years making repeat visits to Georgia. The photographs in this book grew out of his experience of the South and the "true places" that captured his imagination. It is not down in any map; true places never are. - Herman Melville True Places will be available for purchase…

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BOOK EVENT | Christine Filippone: Science, Technology and Utopias

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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We welcome former Print Center Executive Director Christine Filippone, Ph.D., (now Professor of Art History at Millersville University of Pennsylvania), for a discussion about her new book Science, Technology, and Utopias: Women Artists and Cold War. She will be joined by her Air and Space Museum fellowship advisor Martin Collins, (Curator, Space History Department, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution). Science, Technology, and Utopias: Women Artists and Cold War America will be available for purchase and signing following the talk. Science, Technology, and Utopias: Women…

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November 2017

Network for New Music: Puryear Connections

November 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Network for New Music: Puryear Connections Sunday, November 12, 2017 3:00 - 5:00pm at The Print Center We are pleased to welcome Network for New Music back to The Print Center for a performance of new music created in response to artworks by Martin Puryear. The Network ensemble will debut new works commissioned from composers Cynthia Folio, Robert Maggio, Jeffrey Mumford and Roberto Pace inspired by works in our exhibition Martin Puryear, Prints: 1962 - 2016. Mario Davidovsky's String Trio will also be performed. Following the performance, a panel discussion…

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December 2017

IMPRESSED: The Print Center Benefit Auction

December 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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IMPRESSED The Print Center Benefit Auction Saturday, December 2, 2017 Exclusive Champagne Preview at 5:00pm General Admission at 6:00pm Bidding closes at 8:00pm *Tickets Required View Full Event Details, Invitation, and Ticket Information Here

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BOOK LAUNCH with Greg Pizzoli!

December 9 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Print Center,
1614 Latimer Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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BOOK LAUNCH! The New Picture Book by Greg Pizzoli: The Twelve Days of Christmas Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:00 – 5:00pm   Come celebrate the release of the new picture book by Geisel Award and Winning Author and Illustrator Greg Pizzoli! There will be Snacks, Storytime, Raffles and Art Activities - something for kids of all ages! Get copies of 12 Days of Christmas, and his other titles The Watermelon Seed, Number One Sam, Templeton Gets His Wish and Good…

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