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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    Lee Smith Wendeanne Ke aka Stitt Amy Orr Ke Sook Lee Pat Hickman Marcia Docter and Marian Bijlenga each represented a different technical and aesthetic tradition in fiber Each work in the exhibition connected in a physical or metaphorical way to a specific locale Ke Sook Lee s work Green Hammock is constructed from US Army Nurse s uniforms dating from the Vietnam War Lee who lived through the Korean War as a child found the uniforms at an Army supply store and recalls being struck by the way they were torn marked and missing buttons and thus reflected the experience of the nurses who wore them The form of the hammock suggests a temporary structure for relaxation one which can be installed almost anywhere but the fabric s own storied history connects the piece to a specific time and place In their way each work in A Sense of Place challenged the viewer to appreciate the literal manifestation of the work in front of them and to imagine the time and place to which the work refers Hoffman s selection of works represented varied techniques and cultural traditions while casting a wide and imaginative geographic net Wendeanne Ke aka Stitt s work Niho Mano is a contemporary rendering of traditional Hawaiian kapa cloth made from tree bark Pat Hickman s piece River Teeth is comprised of the pieces of wood that resist decay when a tree dies and falls into a river Hickman sources these Teeth from forests in Maine and assembles them into a grid effectively weaving them together into a pattern in new physical context At the opposite end of the spectrum artist Amy Orr uses post consumer waste to create three dimensional works Orr uses credit cards to literally clad the exterior of a doll s

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/exhibition/a-sense-of-place/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    Exhibitions By architecture Ars Nova Book Signing ceramics classical craft sale design fabric fashion fiber film glass installation Jazz jewelry lighting metals mixed media Music painting performance photography poetry prints Reading sale sculpture serigraph shop textiles wallpaper works on paper Date Month January February March April May June July August September October November December Year 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 Past Exhibitions Current Exhibitions Upcoming Exhibitions Atticus Adams Transcendental May 27 2010 to August 12 2010 See More Andrea Gaydos Landau Control Point May 27 2010 to August 12 2010 See More Brooke Hine In Motion February 12 2010 to May 3 2010 See More Darla Jackson While you were out February 12 2010 to May 3 2010 See More Convergence Pottery from Studio and Factory February 12 2010 to May 3 2010 See More State of the Union Contemporary Craft in Dialogue September 17 2009 to January 3 2010 See More Stanley Lechtzin Five Decades 1959 2009 May 14 2009 to July 26 2009 See More rEvolution 105 Years of Teaching Jewelry and Metalsmithing at The University of the Arts May 14 2009 to July 26 2009 See More Challenging the Châtelaine February 18 2009 to April 26

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/past-exhibitions/page/5/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    Directions Parking ADMISSION MEMBERS FREE ADULTS 5 SENIORS 3 STUDENTS 3 Suggested Donations Become a Member Donate Now Back to Exhibitions February 8 2000 to March 19 2000 Judith Barbour Osbourne Chosen Silence The Art Alliance has extended the Rittenhouse Satellite Gallery exhibition of scroll and works on paper by Judith Barbour Osborne Inspired by poets such as Jelaluddin Rumi and Wallace Stevens Osbourne has described her work as visual

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/exhibition/judith-barbour-osbourne-chosen-silence/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    Signing ceramics classical craft sale design fabric fashion fiber film glass installation Jazz jewelry lighting metals mixed media Music painting performance photography poetry prints Reading sale sculpture serigraph shop textiles wallpaper works on paper Date Month January February March April May June July August September October November December Year 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 Past Exhibitions Current Exhibitions Upcoming Exhibitions Poetics of Clay An International Perspective September 11 2001 to December 20 2001 See More Digital Deluxe June 7 2001 to July 29 2001 See More Komar Melamid s American Dreams January 16 2001 to March 11 2001 See More Jewels of Mind and Mentality Fifty Years of Avant Garde Dutch Jewelry November 11 2000 to January 7 2001 See More Paul Matthews Friends and Relations November 11 2000 to January 7 2001 See More PICTURA LUCIDA September 9 2000 to November 1 2000 See More Projects by 1999 Pew Fellows Pollenized Light New Work Kevin Kautenburger and Nick Kripal Santo Spirito An Installation Inspired by Brunelleschi September 9 2000 to November 1 2000 See More Drawings by Julie Bokat September 9 2000 to November 1 2000 See More Fin de Siecle Philadelphia 2000 June 28 2000 to September

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/past-exhibitions/page/11/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    Signing ceramics classical craft sale design fabric fashion fiber film glass installation Jazz jewelry lighting metals mixed media Music painting performance photography poetry prints Reading sale sculpture serigraph shop textiles wallpaper works on paper Date Month January February March April May June July August September October November December Year 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 Past Exhibitions Current Exhibitions Upcoming Exhibitions John Willis Recycled Realities Found Still Life Photographs May 13 2000 to June 25 2000 See More Michael Singer Making Dead Land Live The Phoenix AZ Transfer and Recycling Center May 13 2000 to June 25 2000 See More Closely Seen Recent Photographs by John L Newell May 13 2000 to June 25 2000 See More The Prints of Andy Warhol From A to B and Back Again March 27 2000 to May 7 2000 See More Maritza Ranero Recent Painting March 27 2000 to May 7 2000 See More Laura Yang Oils On Paper March 27 2000 to May 7 2000 See More Nancy Sophy Works on Paper March 27 2000 to May 7 2000 See More You Can t Go Home Again The Art of Exile February 8 2000 to March 19 2000 See More Daniel Heyman

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/past-exhibitions/page/12/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    a member of the Bucks County Writers Workshop in Doylestown PA the physician author received recognition in a contest for a story of the supernatural one of his writing pieces about the escape of a member of a brutalized religious minority to the western world was compared with the acclaimed novel The Kite Runner written by Khaled Hosseini Inspired by the living conditions of farmers in his homeland Dr Mohsenian wrote his first novel Waves in the Wheat Fields while still a high school student After passing Iran s competitive medical school entrance examination he wrote a bestselling guide to college entrance exams which enabled him to publish his first novel Other published works include Today is also Late depicting the struggle of youth against old traditions in his native country Persian Moonligh t a love story and 9 11 Children his first book for young readers Dr Thomas Ricks is an independent scholar following forty years of teaching and researching in the Middle East He has taught at University of Pennsylvania Villanova University Georgetown University and Macalester College A graduate of the University of Notre Dame Dr Ricks taught English as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Iran III Project from 1964 to 1966 in the high schools of Mashhad and Mahabad Iran He returned to the United States to attend Indiana University for graduate studies in Persian Language and Literature M A and in Middle Eastern History Ph D Dr Ricks returned to Iran to complete his doctoral research and to teach Middle East history at the Tehran International School Iranzamin in Tehran Iran Since then Dr Ricks co published two works on Modern Persian literature a textbook on the Middle East Past and Present published his dissertation on Southern Iran and the ports of the Persian Gulf

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/event/gold-for-sugar-reading-and-book-signing/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    of the studio and into the heart of Philadelphia with CraftNOWCreate a hands on exploration of craft at the Kimmel Center All activities are free and family friendly Activities and demonstrations will include a wooden whistle workshop ceramic artists going head to head in a series of battles on the pottery wheel and a make your own scarf machine knitting station Featuring activities and demonstrations by the Center for Art

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/event/craftnowcreate/ (2016-02-12)
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  • PhiladelphiaArtAlliance | contemporary craft + design
    Generations A Conversation and Post Panel Reception Free Registration Required A panel discussion between ACC Fellows and emerging talent held at The University of the Arts in the Caplan Recital Hall 17th Floor Terra Hall at 211 South Broad Street Moderated by Judith Schaechter and Bruce Metcalf Panelist include Sharon Church Meghan Ayers Paula Winokur Greg Moore Robert Winokur Nicholas Kripal Warren Seelig and Chrissy Day Keynote address will be

    Original URL path: http://www.philartalliance.org/event/spanning-generations-a-conversation-and-post-panel-reception/ (2016-02-12)
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