Tag Archive "2014"

Ralph Pugay's "Dogs Barking at Weapons," 2013, acrylic on canvas, at Vox Populi

First Friday of the New Year – Great stuff out there in the Vox building and at Space 1026

(Libby and I had a date with the B-roll team from WHYY’s Friday Arts on Jan. 3. Maybe you saw us at the Vox building or Space 1026. You say, What is B-roll? Well, it’s not sushi is my reply. ) Vox building Accompanied by Cate who was visiting from New York, and all mic’d up and ready for our video shoot,  we headed up the stairs at 319 N. 11th, with filmmaker/director Michael O’Reilly, audio engineer Charlie Kaier and cameraman Paul Parmalee in tow. First stop, the new TandM Space on the 4th floor. Blaise Tobia and Virginia Maksymowics, who ... More » »

Fireworks over the Delaware River, Jan 1, 2014

Welcome, 2014!!

Hi everybody! We wish you a wonderful, joyful, peaceful, prosperous and altogether arty New Year! Love, the artblog.  

This rendering shows how the 2.8-acre Dilworth Plaza, which lies to the west of City Hall, will be redesigned by summer 2014.

An invitation for arts groups to the redesigned Dilworth Plaza

—>Sam reports on the possibility, in 2014, of art projects in Dilworth Plaza.  No money, but there will be space.–the artblog editors———–> By summer 2014, artists and arts groups will have a new city venue to consider: the Dilworth Plaza at City Hall. A water-and-LED installation by Janet Echelman, new vertigo-inducing glass SEPTA station entrances, ice skating and space for arts programming are all part of the plans for a newly invigorated Dilworth Plaza. Though the project will be under construction for another year, Center City District recently hosted a meeting at City Hall to talk about future opportunities for ... More » »