Image: Michelle Lopez, Ballast & Barricades (installation view), 2019-20. Steel, pure lead, pine wood, tin, silver nitrate, paracord, pulled glass, aluminum, concrete, chain, rope, tarp, insulation foam, cotton, rubble, scaffolding, chrome, automotive paint, drywall, telephone wire, highway lamp and building fragment (APEX Demolition). Dimensions variable. Photo by Constance Mensh, courtesy of the artist.
New methods and technologies blend with traditional handmade techniques as we celebrate Philadelphia’s talented community of artists/makers whose work pushes the boundaries of conventional craft mediums. Image: Hilary Hertzler
Emily Whynott '23: Feast
On view in Moore's alumni gallery, Whynott performs the role of gracious hostess, providing a memorable experience for visitors by serving up a feast of epic proportions.
Presented as an extension of Conventional Departures, this exhibition celebrates and honors the craftsmanship, uniqueness, dedication, and creativity present within drag aesthetics and costume. Image: Miss Thing
Artists Books at Fifty
Celebrates the golden anniversary of a groundbreaking exhibition organized by Moore in 1974 and including examples of several of the pieces that appeared in the original show.
A juried exhibition of paintings, photographs, sculptures, videos, and mo(o)re by Moore’s staff. Image: Sunny Lucas
Janet Biggs & Joyce J. Scott
This show brought together the work of two women whose practices demonstrate a unique mastery of materials. Biggs is a research-based artist known for her immersive work in video, film and performance. Scott explores the ways in which art can be used to influence change through sculpture, weaving, printmaking, and performance. Image: Joyce Scott