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REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

Out of concern for public health and safety issues related to COVID-19, and in accordance with Moore College of Art and Design's guidelines, The Galleries are now tentatively closed to the public through May 16. All internal programs and public events schedueld to take place through May 16 have been canceled. This situation is unprecedented and we do not make this decision lightly. We thank you in advance for your patience and understanding during these challenging times. As new information becomes available, any changes will be communicated through social media and our website.

Our thoughts now are on those who have been affected by this global crisis and on those in our Philadelphia community who are feeling its impacts. Please be safe and take care of yourselves and one another. For up-to-date information about the College's COVID-19 response plan, please visit moore.edu/coronavirus.

UPCOMING

CANCELED: ANNUAL STUDENT SHOW 

March 28 – April 18, 2020
This annual spring exhibition features works by first-year Foundation students, as well as second and third year students majoring in Animation & Game Arts, Art Education, Art History, Curatorial Studies, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design and Photography + Digital Arts.     

PENDING: MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 

March 28 – April 18, 2020
Featuring work by graduates in Moore's MFA program.    

PENDING: SENIOR SHOW 2020

April 29 – May 16, 2020  

An annual exhibition featuring work by graduating seniors in culmination of their four years in Moore’s Bachelor of Fine Arts programs, including Animation & Game Arts, Art Education, Art History, Fine Arts, Curatorial Studies, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design and Photography & Digital Arts. 

PENDING: RINGS!

May 19 – June 27, 2020

Join us Tuesday, May 19 at 6pm for a lecture and book signing with Beatriz Chadour-Sampson, author of Rings of the 20th and 21st Centuries: The Alice and Louis Koch Collection, Arnoldsche Publishers, 2019. 

RINGS! offers a glimpse into the boundless creative freedom revealed within the ring form. This international selection brings together over one hundred rings that demonstrate the artists’ wide-ranging expressions through a variety of aesthetic and conceptual ideas. From the traditional techniques of metalsmithing to avant garde materials and approaches, the rings on view will offer a new examination of the cultural, political, and personal meanings of the ring itself. Countries represented in the exhibition: Australia, Austria, England, Germany, India, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Russia, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States. Organized by Helen Drutt, researched by Elizabeth Essner with assistance from Colleen Terrell.

HERE & THERE: ALUMNI INVITATIONAL EXHIBITION

June 6 – July 18, 2020

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 6

Here & There highlights the work of six of alumni whose artistic practices explore themes of "place." Through painting, photography, sculpture, and community engagement, the exhibition presents a variety of ways to understand how artists question, embrace, and interact with their surroundings. Featuring projects by Anne Canfield ’99 (BFA), Robin Dintiman ’72 (BFA), Naomieh Jovin ’17 (BFA), Michelle Angela Ortiz ’00 (BFA), Laura Petrovich-Cheney ’11 (MFA), and Rachel Wallis ’16 (MFA).