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  • Doing Time | Depth of Surface

    Doing Time | Depth of Surface features large-scale monoprints, photographs, video and sound works commissioned by Philagrafika and created by the Spanish artists Patricia  Goméz and María Jesús González during a six-week residency in Philadelphia’s historic Holmesburg Prison.   Photos courtesy of Greenhouse Media


    OPENING RECEPTION  FRIDAY 1/19 FROM 5:30-8 PM   NOT READY TO MAKE NICE GUERRILLA GIRLS IN THE ARTWORLD AND BEYOND January 20 – March 17, 2018 A major presentation of the Guerrilla Girls collective, this exhibition illuminates and contextualizes the important past and ongoing work of these highly original, provocative and influential artists who champion feminism and social change. A selection of the group’s most iconic campaigns and actions from the 80’s and 90’s foregrounds their...

  • Morality Tales: History Painting in the 1980s

    A traveling exhibition organized and circulated by Independent Curators Incorporated, New York.  Participating Artists: Ida Applebroog, Sue Coe, Vincent Desiderio, Eric Fischl, Pamela Golden, Leon Golub, Attila Richard Lukacs, Gregoire Muller, Odd Nerdrum, Andy Patton, Mark Tansey, Joanne Todd, Jerome Witkin.  


      IMAGE: Storyboard Intro to Batman the Animated Series by Bruce Timm Topic: Orientalism and the Duality of Batman and Ra’s Al Ghul Lecturer: Derek Jones Episodes: The Demon’s Quest (Part 1 & 2) Readings: “Orientalism”, Edward Said and "Histories", Herodotus My lecture aims to understand how Batman the Animated Series dealt with creating identities and dualities. Batman grapples with his dual identity, as billion playboy Bruce Wayne and the Cape Crusader, as Gotham juxtaposes the...

  • Batman: The Animated Series Rewatch (Season 1) 10/08 '17

      Topic: Interior Motives: How Trauma, Tragedy, and Fear Create and Shape Batman Heroes and Villains Lecturer: Ann Cornell Episodes: Two Face (Parts 1 & 2) + Joker’s Favor Recomended Readings: "Batman's Traumatic Origins" (Source: The Atlantic) "Are Batman's Enemies Insane? Sounder Minds Part I and Part II" (Source: Psychology Today) "Experts Ask and Answer: Trauma -- What Makes Heroes and Villains?" (Source: Newsarama) "Effects of Complex Trauma"...


    We are pleased to honor both Visionary Women Awardees Meg Saligman and Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell with presence in The Galleries’ fall exhibition season. Saligman’s Common Ground features a site-specific installation that was presented in Cleveland at the 2016 Republican National Convention and then at the Free Library of Philadelphia during the Democratic National Convention here in Philadelphia. Common Ground is a non-partisan "artistic intervention" that explores how civic engagement and...

  • Social & Studio Conversations: Michael Rakowitz 03/17 '16

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT Presented by Graduate Studies at Moore's Social & Studio Practices department in collaboration with The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program.  This event is part of Mural Arts’ ongoing muraLAB event series. For more information, visit Over the years, Michael Rakowitz has re-opened his grandfather’s import/export business, remade artifacts stolen from the Iraqi National Museum, opened the first Iraqi-Jewish restaurant in...

  • 2008

    THE SECRET GARDEN – GREENFIELD ELEMENTARY AND MOORE COLLABORATION December 18, 2008 – January 21, 2009 Showcasing work from the ongoing collaborative project with Moore and Greenfield Elementary with art from students and collaborative projects with Moore students and instructors.   FOCUS ON: ALUMNAE AFTER-SCHOOL ART PROGRAM – BACHE-MARTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL December 15, 2008 – January 17, 2009 As part of Moore’s 160th Anniversary Celebration, alumnae volunteers taught an after-school art...

  • Opening Reception: Fall Shows 09/16 '16

    Join us Friday, September 16 from 5-8 pm for an evening celebrating the opening of our fall exhibitions. Free and open to the public. Altered States: Faculty Triennial Exhibition Showcasing the diversity of work created by the artists and designers that teach at Moore, the 2016 iteration of this tri-annual exhibition includes a curated selection of works in a wide range of media that examine elements of the fantastic, explore transformation and different state of consciousness, are...

  • Paper Giants: Lunch-time Lecture 02/28 '17

      In conjunction with our current exhibition Paper Giants, The Galleries at Moore invite you to join us for a lunch-time lecture featuring New York based artists Ky Anderson, Meg Lipke and Vicki Sher.  Ky Anderson's (b. 1973, Kansas City, MO) paintings are personal narratives of layered forms, colored washes and line work that illustrates the visible and invisible connections between the weights, pulls and supports of the landscape around us. Recent exhibitions include solo shows at Sherry...

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