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A still from the Philadelphia episode of Streetosphere. Photo: Justin Tyner.

News post – Andrew Jeffrey Wright’s comics come to artblog, Streetosphere Philly style, Diane Burko show & lecture, opportunities and more!

News Space 1026 co-founder and Andrew Jeffrey Wright is debuting a new line of comics on artblog beginning next week!  Look for bananazz coming soon, and in the meantime keep up with all things AJW on Twitter and Tumblr. Several Philly street artists are featured in episode 14 of Streetosphere, the French production that chronicles street art everywhere. NoseGo, Ishknits and Justin Tyner (who brought this to our collective attentions) are the artists documented. One moment that we hopefully haven’t forgotten, Ishknits’ infamous yarn-bomb bikini for Frank Rizzo, is included in the piece. Nicole Krom gets a major congrats this week on her new position at Longwood Gardens! As ... More » »

James Duffy. Photo by Jamie Cabreza.

Filling the void in Easton – Our Garage Space Gallery welcomes artists and musicians

Bisecting the town of Easton, PA, where the church clock is stopped at ten minutes after nine, narrow Sitgreaves Street with its old graveyard and antique gas pump boasts a new art gallery. Our Garage Space Gallery is the place to be on the Saturday nights that Minni Santilli and Tom D’Angelo open their garage doors to host art openings and bands. The mood is raw, gracious, untutored, and neighborly. Minni and Tom have built a following by promoting local artists, selling art without taking a cut, holding art critiques–in general, re-energizing Easton’s arts scene. On November 9, the show VIII ... More » »