InLiquid Philadelphia
If you’ve picked up the Philadelphia Open Studio Tours directory in your travels, please note that the ad we placed about our upcoming Membership Deadline incorrectly attributed work by Jessica Demcsak to Michele C. Kishita.

Please see a corrected version of the ad above, while you can browse the stunning work of both member artists on their pages:http://inliquid.org/complete-artist-list/demcsak-jessica/http://inliquid.org/complete-artist-list/kishita-michele/If you’re still on the lookout for a directory, find out where you can get your copy on the official site:http://philaopenstudios.org/

If you’ve picked up the Philadelphia Open Studio Tours directory in your travels, please note that the ad we placed about our upcoming Membership Deadline incorrectly attributed work by Jessica Demcsak to Michele C. Kishita.


Please see a corrected version of the ad above, while you can browse the stunning work of both member artists on their pages:

http://inliquid.org/complete-artist-list/demcsak-jessica/

http://inliquid.org/complete-artist-list/kishita-michele/

If you’re still on the lookout for a directory, find out where you can get your copy on the official site:

http://philaopenstudios.org/
PHILO goes INDIEGOGO!

Nonprofits: have you ever dreamed wistfully of creating high-quality videos for free? We know we have.

The PHILO Project plans to fill this vital need in the Philadelphia community. The startup just launched their Indiegogo campaign as of this morning.

Spread the word and help support their project using the link above.

// #FridayFundraisers//

The Body Edited by ARTnude Philly
October 18 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
An annual art show that benefits the Abramson Center of the University of Pennsylvania. The show will feature work that explores the effect of digital procesess on the human body.
James Oliver Gallery, 723 Chestnut Street

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/the-body-edited-by-artnude-philly-hosted-by-the-james-oliver-gallery/

PAFA BENEFIT AUCTION
October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Raise funds to support the School and Museum, and to celebrate the work of its outstanding faculty and alumni. Admission to the auction is free.
With work by #InLiquidMember Ana Vizcarra Rankin
PAFA The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118 N. Broad Street

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/pafa-benefit-auction/

Reflections: A 10th Anniversary Celebration Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens’ Annual Fundraiser
October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Former PMG Executive Director, Ellen Owens, and architect, Joe Denegre, will be honored for their selfless contributions to the organization. All proceeds will go towards community engagement and preservation efforts.
Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/reflections-a-10th-anniversary-celebration-philadelphias-magic-gardens-annual-fundraiser/

The Mudball
October 18 @ 8:00 pm - October 19 @ 1:00 am
Dance-a-thon and masquerade ball benefiting The Clay Studio’s education programs.
Cost: $35
World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/the-mudball/

Grand Opening: Hands On Creativity

This weekend celebrate the grand opening of Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing with free art supplies and demos.

October 18 - 19 @ 11 am - 4:00 pm
A weekend to explore and learn.
FREE ART DEMOS, FREE SAMPLES, DOOR PRIZES and more!
3200 Chestnut Stret, Philadelphia

Discount Tix and Favorite Picks from the Philadelphia Film Festival

// #WorkshopWednesdays//

That’s mine! (An intellectual property class)
October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Addresses intellectual property and how registering your work, logo and name can protect and fortify your brand.
CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia, 1315 Walnut Street, Philadelphia

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/thats-mine-an-intellectual-property-class/

Grand Opening: Hands On Creativity
October 18 @ 11:00 am - October 19 @ 4:00 pm
A weekend to explore and learn.
FREE ART DEMOS, FREE SAMPLES, DOOR PRIZES and more!
ONGOING DEMOS from 11am – 4pm
Plaza Artist Materials, 3200 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia    

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/grand-opening-hands-on-creativity/

Face Value: Analog to Digital to Analog Drawings
October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost: Member $35, Non-member $46
Students will work with Nick to quickly create multiple drawings of a candid photo and then will scan images to transfer them to the computer and recompose them digitally into an interesting and aesthetic composition.
Main Line Art Center, 746 Panmure Road, Haverford, PA

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/face-value-analog-to-digital-to-analog-drawings/

More workshops: http://inliquid.org/blog/events/category/workshops/

The deadline for the next round of InLiquid membership review is October 30. Below, you can view images and tidbits about some of the artists who joined us in the previous round.

#MemberBenefit: InLiquid works with a number of venues to host both regular exhibitions. These include:

The Café Gallery at the Painted Bride Art Center (4 per year)
    Old City: 200 Vine Street, Philadelphia

The Hall at Crane Arts (4–5 a year)
    Kensington: 1400 N. American Street, Piladelphia

International House Philadelphia
    West Philly: 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

The Vestibule at Old City Publishing (4–5 a year)
    Northern Liberties: 628 N 2nd Street, Philadelphia

SundanceTV – (2 a year)
    New York City

Rivers Edge Gallery at Bridgeton House – NEW
    1525 River Road, Bridgeton, PA

Click here to learn more about membership benefits:
http://inliquid.org/become-a-member/

Cathleen Cohen
embarked on a new project this year– portrait painting - after turning 60, the birth of her first grandchild, and the marriage of her daughter.
Two Brides, 2013, aqueous media, 22” x 30”

Paula Cahill
“Research the subject
View fantasies, watch memories
Map movements in space”
Entanglement, 2013, oil and Sharpie on linen, 72” x 96”

Alice Gonglewski
has appeared as a professional performer and puppeteer for over a decade, and currently serves as an at-large board member for the Greater Philadelphia Area Puppetry Guild.
Tree House #1, 2013, popsicle sticks, wire, tree branch, 34” x 16” x 4”

Leo Hylan
as a filmmaker has produced three short films that combine 16mm, 8mm, and Video, all of which have been selected to be shown at premier cinemas including the Gene Siskel Film Center in downtown Chicago.
Tunneled,  2013, digital mixed media, 24” x 30”

Susan Benarcik
Part printmaker and part sculptor, takes elemental forms of the natural and manmade world into her studio and carefully transforms them by stacking, stringing, layering, knotting, and weaving them into dimensional sculpture for public and private spaces.
Tree Constituted, 2012, paper mache cups, discarded office papers, approximately 7’ x 10’

Alexandra Coultas
tries to relive memories through the meticulous act of cutting. Using images that are common in the public domain makes them familiar to the viewer, leaving room for interpretation and the possibility of emotional closeness.
1998, 2014, drawing, 16” x 20”

Elizabeth Core
uses a variety of methods and materials to create art about color and spirituality. Each work is a celebration of the imagination and of nature.
Delight and Rest, 2009, mixed media on canvas, 46” x 34”

Carol J Forman
Each image is printed on Bamboo Photographic Paper to help maintain the depth of the organic nature of the subject.
Detail from the interiors of Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA

Kevin Broad
is one of a very few artists today experimenting with fresco, a permanent medium with rigid technical demands, in case you happen to have an empty wall.
Exile, 2014, beeswax, pigment, oil, ink on linen, 60” x 80”

Rebecca Jacoby
works with an impulse towards mark making and a love of process, color and texture.
Glissade2011, oil, acrylic, pastel and collage on canvas, 36” x 34”

#15Years #15FactsNicholas Kripal is the chair of the Crafts Department Tyler School of Art, Temple University and Vice President of Crane Arts LLC, Philadelphia.He is an artist who utilizes the ceramic medium as a source for sculptural installations, and he creates work in the arena of site-specific/site-related installations that explore architectural iconography as a source for their format.We’re 2 days away from the #SecondThursday opening of InLiquid’s 15th anniversary show, Current|Approaching, on October 9, 6-9 pm at bahdeebahdu.https://squareup.com/market/inliquid/nicholas-kripal-contrivance-series-m

#15Years #15Facts

Nicholas Kripal is the chair of the Crafts Department Tyler School of Art, Temple University and Vice President of Crane Arts LLC, Philadelphia.

He is an artist who utilizes the ceramic medium as a source for sculptural installations, and he creates work in the arena of site-specific/site-related installations that explore architectural iconography as a source for their format.

We’re 2 days away from the #SecondThursday opening of InLiquid’s 15th anniversary show, Current|Approaching, on October 9, 6-9 pm at bahdeebahdu.

https://squareup.com/market/inliquid/nicholas-kripal-contrivance-series-m

// #WorkshopWednesdays//

Screenprinting on Non-Traditional Surfaces - Main Line Art Center
October 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Students will have the opportunity to choose an image to transfer to a screen through an emulsion transfer process, then learn how to use a 2D screen to print on both 2 and 3-dimensional surfaces.

Cost: Member $35.00 | Non-Member $46.00
746 Panmure Road, Haverford, PA

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/face-value-artist-workshops-screenprinting-on-non-traditional-surfaces/

Fun and free photogrpahy workshop - The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
October 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Athenaeum of Philadelphia is throwing open its doors to photographers of all ages and skill levels in celebration of Philly Photo Day 2014.

219 S. 6th St., Philadelphia

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/come-to-the-athenaeum-of-philadelphpia-for-a-fun-and-free-photogrpahy-workshop-on-october-10-for-philly-photo-day/

Design Your Own Vital Sign - Temple Contemporary
October 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free hands-on workshop in the basic skills and techniques of old fashioned hand lettering.

2001 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia

http://inliquid.org/blog/event/designphiladelphia-2014-design-your-own-vital-sign-a-make-and-take-sign-painting-workshop-with-darin-rowland-and-temple-contemporary-gallery/

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For October 2014 Art Happenings In And Around Philadelphia

#TuesdayTopicStarter

Whether the chill is in the air or in your spine - you know you can blame it on October.

This month’s With Art Picks include a number of exhibitions and events that cater to the Trick-or-Treater in all of us.

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