OPENING SEPTEMBER 20
MAKING SPACE: LEEWAY @ 25
September 20 – December 8, 2018
This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Leeway Foundation, an organization dedicated to grant-making and building community among artists, cultural producers and organizers in Greater Philadelphia. In celebration of this milestone year, Making Space: Leeway @ 25 features a curated selection of artworks by former Leeway grant recipients, as well as historical materials that recognize Leeway’s impact. On view are works that demonstrate the powerful intersection of art, culture, community and change—representing the artists and visionaries who continue to “make space” for fresh stories and new realities to emerge.
Exhibiting artists include: Anula Shetty, Betty Leacraft, Michelle Angela Ortiz, Ana Guissel Palma, Lori Waselchuk, Ruth Naomi Floyd, Syd Carpenter, Nanette Clark, Barbara Bullock, Ife Nii-Owoo, Yinka Orafidiya, Nancy Lewis Shell, Sandra Andino, Christina Johnson, Toni Kersey, Betsy Casañas, Marta Sanchez, Celestine Wilson Hughes, Denise Allen, Li Sumpter, Marie-Monique Marthol, Annie Mok, Beeta Baghoolizadeh, Camae Ayewa aka Moor Mother, Eva Wō, Kerry Radley, Maria Dumlao, Mary DeWitt and Muthi Reed.
COMING JANUARY 2019
FACULTY TRIENNIAL EXHIBITION
January 26 – March 16, 2019
Presented as part of The Galleries' ongoing commitment to showcase the diversity of work produced by the Moore community, this triennial exhibition gives our visitors and students a glimpse into the issues our talented faculty are currently exploring in their own practices. The exhibition is curated by the Rochelle F. Levy Director of The Galleries and will feature new and recent work by current instructors, all of which was produced in the last three years.
The Galleries are also celebrating The Parkway's 100th aniversary this fall and through December of 2018. Click here for information on The Parkway Centennial.