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Chinese Calligrapy and Classic Paint: Burrison Gallery

"Mountain and River Landscape"

Penn Presents : Annenberg Center

Saif Keita

Calle 54


Birdbrain, performed by the Austrailian Dance Theatre

Shiny Hot Nights



The Venice Baroque Orchestra



Mammoth Scale: Wistar Institute

William Rush, model of the sphenoid bone, 1808.
Photo by Candace diCarlo.


Garden Railway: Morris Aboretum

Garden Railway Display features models of historic buildings that played a part in the Revolutionary War in and around Philadelphia 225 years ago.


Morris Arboretum: Closely Observed,
Photos by Andrea Baldeck


Eggs & Iron: Esther Klein Art Gallery

Pahl Hluchan, scene includes hammering-wielding teddy bears and armies of eggs


Pahl Hluchan, Red Rabbit and Red Teddy Have a Problem, oil on canvas


The Degenerate Art by Stan Smokler. Created from scrap metal and found materials.

Antiquity Recovered: Pompeii and Herculaneum in Philadelphia Collections: Arthur Ross Gallery


ICA Fall Exhibition

The exhibit Pictures, Patents, Monkeys and More...On Collecting, brings three private collections and the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology together in one ICA exhibit for the first time. The exhibit looks at collecting as both imagery and process in contemporary art. The ICA is also featuring works by three individual artists (right, from top to bottom): Amy Cutler, Dinner Party, 2002 (gouache on paper); Damian Ortega, Untitled; and Kimowan McLain, Without Ground, 2002 (mixed media).

An exhibition examining collecting as both imagery and process in contemporary art. Through December 15, 2002 .

"supremely black" by artist Ham Steinbach, 1985. Plastic laminated wood shelf; ceramic pitchers' cardboard detergent boxes.


The locomotive as designed by George Sellers in New York, 1859.

The electric generator by Hiram S. Maxim in Brooklyn, 1880.

Pill coating machine designed by William Cairnes in 1875.

"Coffee Table Museum," 1989. Redwood burl, various antique and contemporary coffeepots, copper plumbing pipe, and brass fittings, welded steel, wheels, and mixed media.


Sock Monkeys from a private collection


Undercover, 1991 by Janine Antoni.


Sewing Machine Patent Model, James Perry, New York, NY, November 23, 1858, Patent No. 22148.2.


Shabti Figure of Maya Possibly from Deir el-Medina Dynasty 19 (1292-1190 B. C. E.). Courtesy of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology


Courtesy of the artist, galería kurimanzutto and D’Amelio Terras


Courtesy of Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, NY


Off the Wall: Current Work by Robinson Fredenthal
Kroiz Gallery, Architectural Archives






Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 5, September 24, 2002


September 24, 2002
Volume 49 Number 5

The Annenbergs enhance Penn's Annenberg School for Communication with a new $100 million endowment.
A Sesquicentennial Celebration--celebrating 150 years of Engineering at Penn, this week.
LGBT Center celebrates new home and 20th anniversary on Thursday.
A White House Town Hall Meeting on Securing Cyberspace will be held on campus next Thursday.
Alumna on Jeopardy! tonight.
Speaking Out: Compensation; Safe-guarding Labs, and Arms of University.
Pottruck Health and Fitness Center--a state-of-the-art facility--gives new meaning to recreation.