Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Mixed Indigenous Artist (To our Ancestors)


Come to support local artist in this special art show and screening



MIXED INDIGENOUS ARTIST (TO OUR ANCESTORS)




Friday, Nov. 11th 6:00PM-9:00PM EST


4007 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3019

Plus a screening of the documentary:


Belmont Grove (Fairmount Park) Recaliming Coaquanock






This film tells the story of how Belmont Plateau served as a powerful gathering space for Philadelphia's native communities from 1974-1992 and what impact the loss of that space has had.


Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Casita De Las Olas Closing Reception FRI Sept. 16 at 7:30pm!

IN WHAT WAYS HAS NOSTALGIA HINDERED OUR PERSONAL GROWTH? HOW DOES ONE BUILD A HOME OUT OF CONSTANT THEMES OF WHO THEY USED TO BE? WHAT IF THERE ISN'T MUCH TO BE NOSTALGIC ABOUT? BECAUSE AT NO TIME IN THE RECENT PAST YOU, YOUR PARENTS OR YOUR PARENTS' PARENTS WEREN'T IN A STATE OF DISPLACEMENT. IF YOU COULD ONLY PINPOINT WHEN AND WHERE IT'S EVEN POSSIBLE TO BREAK THE CYCLE. 

 Casita De Las Olas 
Closing Reception Friday September 16 at 7:30pm at our gallery, 4007 Chestnut Street, first floor


En Comunidad: Works by Queer and Transgender Latinx contemporary artists opens FRI Sept. 23!

Join us at our gallery (4007 Chestnut Street, 1st floor) for the opening of En Comunidad: Works by Queer and Transgender Latinx contemporary artists on Friday September 23 at 6pm!

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Casita De Las Olas


Join us on Saturday August 13 in TWO locations just one block apart as we celebrate the work of resident Genesis Martinez-Crespo and guest artist Marcelline Mandeng  https://www.facebook.com/events/1727690304158270

IN WHAT WAYS HAS NOSTALGIA HINDERED OUR PERSONAL GROWTH? HOW DOES ONE BUILD A HOME OUT OF CONSTANT THEMES OF WHO THEY USED TO BE? WHAT IF THERE ISN'T MUCH TO BE NOSTALGIC ABOUT? BECAUSE AT NO TIME IN THE RECENT PAST YOU, YOUR PARENTS OR YOUR PARENTS' PARENTS WEREN'T IN A STATE OF DISPLACEMENT. IF YOU COULD ONLY PINPOINT WHEN AND WHERE IT'S EVEN POSSIBLE TO BREAK THE CYCLE. 

Casita De Las Olas

DRAWING BASED INSTALLATION AT 40TH STREET AIR GALLERY, 4007 Chestnut Street, First Floor. 

AN ACCOMPANYING COLLABORATIVE PERFORMANCE WITH MARCELLINE MANDENG (http://mandengarchives.tk/) AT THE ROTUNDA, 4014 Walnut Street, AT 8PM


MORE TO ANNOUNCED//CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

PLEXORS - exhibit of work by 2015-2016 AIR resident Jeane Cohen and guest artist Scott Schultheis

PLEXORS
Paintings by 2015-2016 AIR resident Jeane Cohen and guest artist Scott Schultheis
on display in the storefronts along 40th Street between Chestnut and Ludlow

Public Reception on Sunday June 26, 3-6pm


Monday, May 2, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!!

We've extended our application deadline! You now have until 11:59pm on Wednesday May 4. All info and the application itself can be found at https://40thstreetair.submittable.com/submit