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Performances

 

Summer Magic Performaces @ Penn Museum


Daria

Philadelphia Chinese Opera Society

 

Mutya Philippine Dance Company

Storyteller Tom Lee

 

Quiet Riot

Mock Turtle Marionette Theatre

 

Vagabond Acting Troupe

 

 

Exhibits

OLE 2005: Fotos Aflamencao
International House
Through June 3

Photographer Karen A. Santiago captures evocative images of Flamenco culture in Seville, Spain. This exhibit details the incorporation of flamenco into various facets of Sevillian life.

 

 

PAFA at Penn
Kroiz Gallery
Through June 8

fairlie

Glass-scape by Carol Fairlie, 2004, watercolor

 

 

Textiles of the Burma Hills
Arthur Ross Gallery
Through June 26


jacket

Maru Jacket, Kachin group

 

skirt

Lahu Woman's Skirt with Applique, Burma, 1920-1960, commercial and homespun cotton

 

 

Antoin Sevruguin and the Persian Image
Penn Museum
Through July 3


woman

Veiled Woman with Pearls, photograph taken by Antoin Sevruguin. Sevruguin was the first Iranian photographer to focus on the aesthetic, as well as the documentary, potential of photography. Images like this haunting portrait brought a new artistry to turn-of-the-century Iranian photography.

 

barber

Barber Dying Nasir al-din Shah's Mustache, photograph taken by Antoin Sevruguin. In addition to taking official portraits of royalty, Sevruguin had the privilege of witnessing more intimate moments, such as here.

 

men

The Luggage Bearers. As ethnographer, Sevruguin turned his attention to various occupations in Iran, such as these luggage bearers posed outside in an open square. The image was part of his series on transportation.

 

 

ICA Exhibits


Campbell’s Soup Can (Pepper Pot) by Richard Pettibone and Andy Warhol, 1962 (three times), 1965. Oil on three attached canvases, 10 3/8 x 6 3/8 inches. Part of the Richard Pettibone exhibit. Through July 31.

animal

Untitled by Erick Swenson 2004. Polyurethane resin, acrylic paint, MDF, polystyrene, 276 x 174 x 23.5 inches. Angstrom Gallery, Dallas; James Cohan Gallery, New York. On display in the Springtide exhibit through July 31.

 

Exhibit Framing Exposure: Process and Politics. Work by M. Ho; Untitled, 2005; collage on newspaper; 22 x 13.5 inches; courtesy of the artist. Exhibit through July 31.

 

 

Morris Arboretum Exhibit

West Field, one of the works from a new exhibit, Water, Trees and Sky: Uncommon Views of the Arboretum.
The exhibit will run through September 4.

 

Whimsical Works: The Playul Delights of Charles & Ray Eames
Arthur Ross Gallery
Through September 11

An image of The Toy and the House of Cards. The designs demonstrate the Eames’ playful approach to serious things and their serious approach to playful things.

 

 

A Wonderful Life: A Daughter's Tribute to a Family of Educators
Lobby, GSE

Ongoing

Pennsylvania Daughter

Pennsylvania Daughter by
Joan Myerson. Digital "painting" of the artist's mother as Penn student

Visit the artist's web site for more images

 

 


  Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 33, May 24, 2005

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