Tag Archive "319-n-11th-st"

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 » »


News post – Conversations with Andy, BlackStar Film Fest, goodbye to Joe Girandola, opportunities and more!

News This just in from Madelyn Roehrig, a friend of ours in Pittsburgh. Her project Conversations with Andy is being featured Monday on NPR’s Morning Edition!  The story, part of NPR’s summer road trip series, Dead Stop,  is airing Monday, Aug 6, Andy Warhol’s birthday. As a tribute to her subject, and to the other artistic spirits buried in the Green River Cemetery on Long Island, Madelyn plans on listening from Andy’s grave with some other folks while celebrating the artist’s birthday. Sad news: Part Time Studios becomes the latest Frankford Ave. staple of the last few years to close. Their final opening is ... More » »


Sustainable Shaft Pleads Not Guilty to Fraud Charge

This just in from the ladies who run The Shaft, the uplifting art experience box in the 319 N. 11th St. (Vox) building.  Tonight’s Shaft experience is all about sustainability.  In previous outings, The Shaft has been a swanky restaurant and a white-walled gallery.  Below is an article sent by The Shaft that explains tonight’s project.  We love this new space — its whimsy quotient is right up there with the best art pranksters. By Frank Peters Philadelphia, PA – Sustainable Shaft, the Fortune 500 consumer goods corporation whose slogan “Need A Lift?” has become synonymous with alternative energy sources, ... More » »