May|June

Annenberg Center
3680 Walnut St.
(215) 898-3900

Jigu! Thunder Drums of China
May 11.

MOMIX May 17-19.

Chamber Music Now May 19.

Koresh Dance Company
May 24-25.

Arthur Ross Gallery
Fisher Fine Arts Library
220 S. 34th St.
(215) 898-2083
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sat., Sun.: 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

Hitoshi Nakazato: Print Series
Celebration of the artist, ARG curator, and longtime School of Design teacher.
May 12-July 1.

PennDesign
ICEBOX project space
Crane Arts Building
1400 N. American St.
Wed.-Sun.: 12 p.m.-6 p.m.

2007 MFA Thesis Exhibition
The culmination of an intensive two-year program for graduate fine-arts students in the School of Design. May 12 through June 3.

ICA
118 South 36th St.
(215) 898-7108
Wed.-Fri.: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Sat., Sun.: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Karen Kilimnik First American survey represents a “quest for the romantic sublime.”

Crimes of Omission Artistic strategies that remove visual traces of a crime or draw attention to often-overlooked injustices.

Ramp Project: Phoebe Washburn Environmental installation made from collected refuse.

All exhibits through August 5.

Kelly Writers House
3805 Locust Walk
(215) 573-9748

Celebration of Young Alumni Fiction Writers Featuring Michael Hyde, Courtney Zoffness, and Laura Dave.

May 12.

Slought Foundation
4017 Walnut St.
(215) 222-9050
Wed.-Sat.: 11a.m.-6 p.m.

Grotto Life through the lens of a camera obscura.

Zero Point Axis Precariously balanced stone arrangements.

The Truth in Photography:
The Work of Hervé Guibert

Exhibits through May 23.

Penn Museum
3260 South St.
(215) 898-4000
Tues.-Sat.: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Sun.: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Amarna, Ancient Egypt’s Place in the Sun Through Oct. 2007.

Vanishing Worlds:
Art and Rituals of Amazonia
Over 150 ritual objects from various indigenous South American tribes. Through June 30.

Piranesi: The Grandeur of Ancient Rome Engravings of Ancient Rome. Through June 16.

World Café Live
3025 Walnut St.
(215) 898-6677

Black Lily Film and Music Festival May 4-6.

Philly Rising Open Stage May 14.

Shawn Mullins May 21.

Los Straitjackets May 31.

Transistor Rodeo June 1.

Kruno Spisic June 9.

Bruce Torres and The Silence June 23.

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