Current Exhibitions

Kazumi Tanaka. Silk fabric made with Shibori-Zome technique (traditional Japanese resist and dye processes), 2014. Silk. Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño.

Kazumi Tanaka: Mother and Child Reunion

August 1, 2014–November 9, 2014

Opening Reception:
Public Reception: Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Members-only Artist Talk: Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 5:30 pm


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David Graham, Best Company, PA (detail), 1981. Chromogenic color print. Façade Panels from Best Products Showroom by Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, Langhorne, PA.

Philadelphia Photographers: David Graham

May 2, 2014–Summer 2014

Opening Reception:

Public Opening Reception Friday, May 2, 2014, from 6:00—8:00pm
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street

Also Opening on Friday, May 2, 2014
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street
Philadelphia Photographers: Ray K. Metzker

FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Second Floor
Abelardo Morell: Pictures in Three Museums
Members-only artist talk by Abelardo Morell at 5:30pm

FWM, 1214 Arch Street, First Floor
Philadelphia Photographers: Will Brown
Members-only artist talk by Will Brown at 6:00pm

The New Temporary Contemporary’s Video Screening Room
Lectures and videos by these Photographers and additional artists




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Ray K. Metzker, Chicago (detail), 1956. Courtesy Laurence Miller Gallery, New York.

Philadelphia Photographers: Ray K. Metzker

May 2, 2014–Summer 2014

Opening Reception:
Public Opening Reception Friday, May 2, 2014, from 6:00—8:00pm
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street
 
Also Opening on Friday, May 2, 2014
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street
Philadelphia Photographers: David Graham
 
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Second Floor
Abelardo Morell: Pictures in Three Museums
Members-only artist talk by Abelardo Morell at 5:30pm
 
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, First Floor
Philadelphia Photographers: Will Brown
Members-only artist talk by Will Brown at 6:00pm
 

The New Temporary Contemporary’s Video Screening Room
Lectures and videos by these Photographers and additional artists




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Upcoming Exhibitions and Events

Question Bridge: Black Males, Courtesy of Question Bridge.

Question Bridge: Black Males

September 13, 2014–November 9, 2014

Opening Reception:
Public Reception: Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Second Floor
 
The Thursday, October 2nd reception will also celebrate the following exhibitions:
Kazumi Tanaka: Mother and Child Reunion
Members-only Artist Talk by Kazumi Tanaka: Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 5:30 pm
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, First Floor
On view: Friday, August 1–Sunday, November 9, 2014
 
Venturi, Scott Brown and Grandmother: Patterns for Production
Featuring work by the firm of Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Eighth Floor
On view:  Saturday, September 13–Sunday, November 9, 2014
 
Joy Feasley and Paul Swenbeck: A Hatchet to Kill Old Ugly
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street
On view: Thursday, October 2, 2014–Sunday, January 4, 2015


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Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown with Queen Anne Chair (left), 1979, and Empire Chair (right), 1979. Denise Scott Brown wears the Grandmother dress she designed. Photo credit: Robert Adelman (from Life).

Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown & Associates:

Venturi, Scott Brown and Grandmother: Patterns for Production

September 13, 2014–November 9, 2014

Opening Reception:
Public Reception: Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Eighth Floor
 
The Thursday, October 2nd reception will also celebrate the following exhibitions:
Kazumi Tanaka: Mother and Child Reunion
Members-only Artist Talk by Kazumi Tanaka: Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 5:30 pm

FWM, 1214 Arch Street, First Floor
On view: Friday, August 1–Sunday, November 9, 2014

Question Bridge: Black Males

Created by Chris Johnson, Hank Willis Thomas, Bayeté Ross Smith and Kamal Sinclair
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Second Floor
On view:  Saturday, September 13–Sunday, November 9, 2014

Joy Feasley and Paul Swenbeck: A Hatchet to Kill Old Ugly
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street
On view: Thursday, October 2, 2014–Sunday, January 4, 2015



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Joy Feasley, worms are the words, (detail), 2010. Flasche on wood, 15 x 20 inches (left). Etched resin on wood, 14 x 12 inches (right). Photo credit: Aaron Igler Greenhouse Media.

Joy Feasley and Paul Swenbeck: A Hatchet to Kill Old Ugly

October 2, 2014–January 4, 2015

Opening Reception:
Public Opening Reception: Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
The New Temporary Contemporary, 1222 Arch Street
 

The Thursday, October 2nd reception will also celebrate the following exhibitions:
Kazumi Tanaka: Mother and Child Reunion
Members-only Artist Talk by Kazumi Tanaka: Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 5:30 pm
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, First Floor
On view: Friday, August 1–Sunday, November 9, 2014

Venturi, Scott Brown and Grandmother: Patterns for Production
Featuring work by the firm of Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Eighth Floor
On view:  Saturday, September 13–Sunday, November 9, 2014
 
Question Bridge: Black Males
Created by Chris Johnson, Hank Willis Thomas, Bayeté Ross Smith and Kamal Sinclair
FWM, 1214 Arch Street, Second Floor
On view:  Saturday, September 13–Sunday, November 9, 2014


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