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No summer break for area art galleries

Many art galleries in and around Philadelphia stay open later on the first Friday of the month. Here's a rundown of First Friday exhibits, plus other arts events throughout the month:

Many art galleries in and around Philadelphia stay open later on the first Friday of the month. Here's a rundown of First Friday exhibits, plus other arts events throughout the month:

3rd Street Gallery. 58 N. 2nd St., 215-625-0993. "Extending the Field," abstract oils and acrylics by Jean Plough. Through June 28. Reception 5-9 tonight.

Artists' House Gallery. 57 N. 2nd St., 215-923-8440. "New Faces Exhibition," featuring 14 artists. Through June 28. Reception 5-8:30 tonight; also, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, featuring classical guitarist Marisol Rampolla.

AxD Gallery. 265 S. 10th St., 215-627-6250. "Outgrowths," sculpture by Carey Netherton; "Velocity," paintings by Peter G.-Ray.

Bambi Gallery. 1001-13 N. 2nd St., "unbalanced forces." Through June 27. Reception 6-10 tonight.

Cerulean Arts. 1355 Ridge Ave., 267-514-8647. "Look Closer - Set Me Free," mixed media works by Paul Hamanaka. Through June 26.

Chestnut Hill Gallery. 8117 Germantown Ave., 215-248-2549. "EyePhone," photographic works by Daniel Husted. Through June 20. Reception 5:30-8 p.m. June 13.

F.A.N. Gallery. 221 Arch St. 215-922-5155. Thomas Zehnder, recent paintings. Through June 27. Reception 5-9 tonight.

Fabric Workshop & Museum. 1214 Arch St., 215-561-8888. Tristin Lowe, Virgil Marti, Peter Rose, Ryan Trecartin.Through August.

Fleisher Art Memorial. 719 Catharine St., 215- 922-3456. "Challenge 3," 31st season of Wind Challenge Exhibitions: photographs by Johanna Inman, video installation by Yvonne Lung, sculpture by Constantina Zavitsanos.

Rodger LaPelle Galleries. 122 N. 3rd St., 215-592-0232. Spring Salon. Through June 28. Reception 5-10 tonight.

Locks Gallery. 600 Washington Square South, 215-629-1000. "Edna Andrade: Toward Infinity," drawings, watercolors and collages by the late artist, through June 13; "Elizabeth Osborne: '70s Still Life," through July 3. Reception 5:30-7:30 tonight.

Manayunk Art Center. 419 Green Lane, 215-482-3363. "Within," photographic art by Pamela Martin, plus new work by co-op members. Through June 28. Reception noon-3 p.m. Sunday.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery. 709 Walnut St., 215-413-8893. 8th anniversary celebration and benefit art sale for Back on My Feet, a nonprofit that aids the homeless. Through June 27.

Muse Gallery. 60 N. 2nd St., 215-627-5310. Nancy E. F. Halbert. Through June 28. Reception noon-4 p.m. Sunday.

NEXUS/Foundation for Today's Art. 137 N. 2nd St., 215-629-1103. "NEXUSselects," annual juried exhibit of graduating area art school seniors, featuring Anni Altshuler, Elizabeth Briggs-Fandek, Matthew Cianfrani, Alicia Crosby, Debora Dias, Maxwell Hartley, Molly Morlock, Melissa Zetts. Thursday through July 3. Reception 6-9 p.m. Thursday.

Open Lens Gallery. Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St., 215-446-3022. "From Tesfa to Tikva/From Hope to Hope," documentary photographer Irene Fertik. Through Aug. 7.

Colette Oswald Photography Gallery. 40 Tanner St., Haddonfield, N.J., 856-428-1911. Bruce Murray Sr., "America's Pastime: 1920-1940," baseball, historic and Americana photographs.

Pentimenti Gallery. 145 N. 2nd St., 215-625-9990. "Think Global, Go Local ...": paintings, works on paper, sculpture and installation by various artists. Through July 18. Reception 6-8:30 tonight.

Print Center. 1614 Latimer St., 215-735-6090. 83rd Annual International Competition: Printmaking. Through Aug. 1.

Rosenfeld Gallery. 113 Arch St., 215-922-1376. Antonio Puri, mixed-media paintings. Sunday-June 28. Reception noon-5 p.m. Sunday.

Arthur Ross Gallery. 220 S. 34th St., 215-898-2083. "Thirteen Miles from Paradise," industrial landscape paintings by John Moore. Through June 14.

Space 1026. 1026 Arch St., 2nd floor, 215-574-7630. New drawings by Matthew Palladino and Eric Shaw. Through June 25. Reception 7-10 tonight.

Tyme Gallery. 17 W. Eagle Road, Havertown, 610-853-1215. "Night and Day," works by Annette Alessi and Marge Feldman. June 12-July 7. Reception 5-9 p.m. June 12.

Wood Turning Center. 501 Vine St., 215-923-8000. "The Art of Opening: Bottles & Their Toppers" and "In Balance: Wood & Metal," through July 18. Gallery talk with Hank Adams and Don Friel, of Wheaton Arts Glass Studio, 6:30 tonight.

Submit First Friday listings to Laurie T. Conrad by e-mail ( or mail (400 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19130). The July deadline is June 26.