Come back to Moore to reconnect with fellow classmates, enjoy a variety of activities, and celebrate the opening of the 2017 Alumni Exhibition.

Join us for one event…join us for all!



Alumni Discussion: 
Where has your career taken you since graduation?

Free of charge

10:00 am

Join fellow alumni for an intimate conversation about the evolutions of their careers, successes, and challenges. Lead by alumni facilitators, participants will share and learn about the varied and sometimes surprising career paths of Moore graduates. Moore College of Art & Design Campus

Meet the Moore Faculty:
Mix and Mingle Luncheon

Free of charge. Reservation Required. RESERVE NOW!

11:45 am

Would you like to learn more about the artistic practices and academic specializations of Moore’s current faculty members? Are you curious about the latest developments in Moore’s curriculum and within your major? Meet current faculty members for a casual luncheon to learn about their experiences at Moore and beyond. Moore College of Art & Design Campus

  • pma behind the scenes tour

Philadelphia Museum of Art Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Select Objects from the Costumes and Textiles Study Room

2:00 pm

Free of charge. Reservation Required. Space is limited. RESERVE NOW!

View rarely seen objects from the Museum’s extensive Costumes and Textiles collection. Museum staff will provide information and commentary on some of the most beloved objects in the collection. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Perelman Building, 2525 Pennsylvania Ave, Philadelphia

Alumni Networking Cocktail Hour

5:30 pm

Pay as you go

Network with professionals from the artistic community by connecting with fellow alumni at Restaurant and Bar, Kite and Key. Special happy hour pricing will be available exclusively to Moore alumni. Kite and Key, 1836 Callowhill St, Philadelphia

  • 5 into 1 exhibition opening

Five into One Exhibition Opening Reception: The Galleries at Moore

7:00 pm

Free of charge.

Hosted annually by Moore and organized by Philadelphia Sculptors, 5 Into 1 features work by recent graduates from BFA and MFA programs at five Philadelphia art & design schools. Participating schools include, Moore College of Art & Design, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Tyler School of Art, University of Pennsylvania and The University of the Arts. Moore College of Art & Design Campus, The Galleries at Moore


Saturday, June 3

Meet and Greet Brunch: Special recognition of 10th, 25th, and 50th reunion years

10:30 am

$25 per person. Reservation Required. RESERVE NOW! 

Reconnect with friends and classmates at a delicious, festive, brunch buffet. As a special benefit, alumni of landmark reunion years: 10th, 25th, and 50th will receive complimentary admission. Moore College of Art & Design Campus



  • the clay studio workshop


The Clay Studio Workshop

1:15 pm

$20 per person. Reservation Required. RESERVE NOW!

Participate in this fun workshop where staff from The Clay Studio will guide you in creating your own coffee or tea mug. Please note: Mugs will be fired at The Clay Studio and can be picked up at a later date. Moore College of Art & Design Campus


  • invented landscapes cover

Book talk: Invented Landscapes with author and artist Tula Telfair ‘84

3:30 pm

Free of charge   

Join painter, author, and 2017 Distinguished Alumna Tula Telfair as she shares her experiences making her book Tula Telfair: Invented Landscapes. Copies will be available for signing and purchase. Moore College of Art & Design Campus

Distinguished Alumni Awards presentation honoring Carol Durham ’65 and Tula Telfair ‘84

5:00 pm

Free of charge

Celebrate the 2017 Distinguished Alumni honorees’ artistic accomplishments and contributions to the Moore community. Hear the 2017 Juror’s and Visual Arts Committee’s choices for “Best in Show” of the 2017 Alumni Exhibition. Moore College of Art & Design Campus

2017 Alumni Exhibition Opening Reception: The Galleries at Moore

5:30 pm

Free of charge. Reservation Required RESERVE NOW!

Celebrate the Opening of the 2017 Alumni Exhibition, juried by Robert Chaney, Director of Curatorial Affairs, ICA, and Tory Savery, Founder and Director, Savery Gallery, Moore College of Art & Design Campus, The Galleries at Moore

Exhibition After Party

8:00 pm

Pay as you go

After the exhibition reception concludes, continue the celebration. Visit the nearby James restaurant and bar, with special pricing available exclusively to Moore alumni. James, 1835 Arch Street, Philadelphia


Deadline to register, May 25, 2017. For inquiries please contact Claire Wilson at or 215.965.4051.