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

Martha Graham Dance Company
Oct. 7-9.

The Playboy of the Western World
Dublin’s Abbey Theatre performs J. M. Synge’s masterpiece. (See p. 59 for more information.)
Oct. 12-17.

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.

Personal Space: Paintings by Scott Kahn C’67
Oil paintings with strong
surrealist overtones. Through Oct. 24.

GILB—Yellowed Images of a Vanished Country
Photographs of East Germany
by Lutz Masanetz. Nov. 5 through Jan. 30.

ICA
118 South 36th Street
Wed.-Fri.: 12pm-8pm
Sat.,Sun.: 11am-5pm

Trials and Turbulence: PepŪn Osorio, an artist-in-residence at DHS.

Ant Farm: 1968-1978
First exhibition to survey the work of the legendary collective of radical architects who were video, performance, and installation artists.

David Lamelas: Exhibiting Mediality
The Argentinean artist’s film and media installations from the 1960s.

Ramp Project: Amy Sillman
An idiosyncratic mix of post-Surrealist,latter day Chicago Funk School, and stream-of-consciousness.

All three shows Sept. 8 through Dec. 12.

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

Contemporary Mexican Women’s Poetry Ofelia Pérez Sep™lveda, Cristina Rivera-Garza, and Jen Hofer read from their works. Sept. 16.

Ron Silliman, poet and writer. A reading and discussion. Sept. 21.

Marjorie Welish and Peter Gizzi
Poetry reading. Oct. 14.

Penn Humanities Forum
3619 Locust Walk
(215) 898-8220

This year’s topic is “Sleep and Dreams.” For programs and dates, call or visit (humanities.sas.upenn.edu/
calendar.htm).

Slought Foundation
4017 Walnut Street
Wed.-Sat.: 11am-6pm
(215) 222-9050

Back to the Front: Emerging Artists
Featuring Philadelphia artists.

Sept. 11 through Nov. 6.

Theorizing series: Libeskind’s Future for Architecture Zizek’s Plea for Fundamentalism Sept. 11 through Nov. 6.

All shows are free.

University Museum
3260 South Street

Tues.-Sat.: 10am-4:30pm
Sun.: 1pm-5pm

Mayan Procession
Photographs and textiles
depict the contemporary Mayan people of Guatemala. Through Sept. 26.

Track of the Rainbow Serpent: Australian Aboriginal Paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater
Twenty-seven modern paintings offer a view into the Aboriginal reality. Curated by Dr. Peggy Reeves Sanday. Opens Oct. 23; through spring 2005.

Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur
The blockbuster traveling exhibition returns.
Through May 28, 2005.

 

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Last modified 08/27/04

 


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