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    In Dialogue: Wolfgang Tillmans
    Philadelphia Museum of ArtJuly 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19130

    In Dialogue: Wolfgang Tillmans is an exhibit centered around the photograph Nachtstillleben (Night Still Life) by German artist Wolfgang Tillman. He is known for his nonjudgmental eye of the contemporary world and for his participation in the youthful European counterculture. Seven prints by Tillman are showcased in addition to Nachtstillleben, as well as works by artists including Andy Warhol, Gerhard Richter and Felix Gonzalez-Torres. 

     

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    Vermeer’s Young Woman Seated at a Virginal
    Philadelphia Museum of ArtJuly 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19130

    Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675) was a dutch painter famous for his use of light in his works. Vermeer’s Young Woman Seated at a Virginal was one of his last works and hasn't been displayed in over ten years. The exhibit also features paintings from Rembrand's pupil Gerbrand van den Eeckhout and Frans Hals. All paintings are on loan from the Leiden Collection. 

     

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    The Main Dish
    Philadelphia Museum of ArtJuly 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19130

    The Main Dish explores the association between women and kitchen items. The exhibition showcases all kind of kitchen objects with different designs - each bearing characteristics synonymous with the perfect housewife - polished, organized/contained, decorative/entertaining, efficient and tidy/clean. As a compliment to the showcase, the exhibit shows Martha Rosler's feminist video from 1975, Semiotics of the Kitchen.  

     

     

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    Gerlan Jeans Loves Patrick Kelly
    Philadelphia Museum of ArtJuly 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19130

    Gerlan Jeans Loves Patrick Kelly is an exhibit featuring the clothing of American fashion designer Gerlan Marcel and her collection for the brand Gerlan Jeans. The collection is inspired by the renowned fashion designer Patrick Kelly (1954-1990). Marcel takes the signature buttons and bows from Kelly's designs and reinterprets them. Her designs are bright, colorful and full of pop culture references.  

     

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    Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love
    Philadelphia Museum of ArtJuly 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19130

    Patrick Kelly (1954-1990) was a renowned American fashion designer. Runway of Love is an exhibit of his bright and elegant clothing designs.  Kelly drew his inspiration from the different cultural influences in his life. He grew up as a gay African American under the loving care of his mother and grandmother in the American South, later moving to New York. Patrick Kelly's creativity and happy outlook on life ended early due to AIDS. Drawings and videos from fashion shows and photographs by Horst P. Horst, Oliviero Toscani and Pierre et Gilles round out the exhibit.

     

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    Pay-what-you-wish Wednesdays At Pma!
    Philadelphia Museum of ArtJuly 29, 2014 5:00 PM
    2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19130
    It's "Pay-What-You-Wish" on Wednesday Nights at the museum! Print your ticket voucher here and pay what you like when you arrive at the museum!Wednesday nights at the museum are casual, exciting, and illuminating. Explore the Museum and its remarkable collections in inventive, interactive, and dynamic new ways. Mini-film festivals showcase international independent films and artist’s films as well as old favorites. “Happenings” offer creative and surprising gallery experiences by regional artists, musicians, and local cultural organizations. Express your creativity with “Make Stuff,” a drop-in art-making workshop that features different projects each week. Play a game in the galleries with your friends or with other Museum visitors—we supply the games and instructions; you do the rest! Practice your poses during our weekly yoga sessions. Come on your own or with family or friends!Click here to see a full list of events happening each Wednesday night! There is always something new going on!
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