Art Museums & Institutions

African American Museum

701 Arch St.; 215-574-0380.

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. The Future Is Now! African American Dentistry - Explores history of African Americans in dentistry. Closes 4/29. $8; $6 children & seniors. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Sun. noon-5 pm.

Barnes Foundation 300 North Latch's La., Merion; 610-667-0290. www.barnesfoundation.org. Docent-led Guided Garden Tours of the Arboretum - Tours may be canceled due to inclement weather. $10 (reservations required). Fri.-Sun. 9:30 am-5 pm.

Brandywine River Museum Rte. 1 & Rte. 100, Chadds Ford; 610-388-2700. www.brandywinemuseum.org. Ongoing: Audio Tours - ($3 additional); Bayard & Mary Sharp Gallery - Paintings by Jamie Wyeth, Carolyn Wyeth, Henriette Wyeth, Peter Hurd, John McCoy & Frolic Weymouth; Brandywine Heritage Galleries; Kuerner Farm Tours - Historic farm that inspired artist Andrew Wyeth - 11:15 am, 12:45 pm, 2 pm, 3:15 pm; N.C. Wyeth Gallery; Tours of N.C. Wyeth House & Studio. Daily 9:30 am-4:30 pm. Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington; 302-571-9590. www.delart.org. Art in the 'Toon Age - Works inspired by the cartoon & advertising styles of the '40s & '50s. Closes 5/13. $10; $8 seniors; $5 students; $3 youths; free for children under 7 & for all on Sun. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-4 pm, Sun. noon-4 pm.

Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts 200 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 302-656-6466. www.thedcca.org. Constructs - Group exhibition related to construction. Closes 5/6. Tue., Thu.-Fri. 10 am-6 pm, Wed. 10 am-8 pm, Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Sun. 1-5 pm.

James A. Michener Art Museum 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown; 215-340-9800. www.michenerartmuseum.org. Daniel Garber: Romantic Realist (1930-1955) - $12; $18 includes admission to Garber show at PA Acad. of Fine Arts. Closes 5/6. $6.50; $6 seniors; $4 students 6-18; free for children under 6, military & family. Tue.-Fri.10 am-4:30 pm, Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Sun. noon-5 pm.

*FREE* La Salle University - Art Museum 1900 W. Olney Ave.; 215-951-1221. www.lasalle.edu/museum. Frank Hyder: Lost World - Contemporary mixed media exhibit. Closes 6/15. Mon.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm; Sun. 2 pm-4 pm.

Noyes Museum of Art 733 Lily Lake Rd., Oceanville; 609-652-8848. www.noyesmuseum.org. Aviation Art: The Beauty of Flight - Prints & lithographs of WWII planes & their history. Closes 5/1. $4; $3 seniors, students; free for children under 6. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-4:30 pm, Sun. noon-5 pm.

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts 118-128 N. Broad St.; 215-972-7600. www.pafa.org. Laylah Ali: Drawings from the Typology Series. Closes 5/27. $12; $8 students; $6 children 6-18; free for children under 6. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm; Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

Philadelphia Museum of Art 26th St. & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.; 215-763-8100. www.philamuseum.org. Art After 5 - Live music at the museum by artists in a variety of genres. 4/27 5-8:45 pm. Louise Bourgeois: Crouching Spider - Sculpture work. Closes 4/29. Thomas Chimes: A Retrospective - Features over 70 paintings & works on paper. Closes 5/6. Conserving a Tibetan Altar - Restored Tibetan altar & information about the restoration process. Closes 5/27. $12; $9 seniors; $8 students & youth 13-18; free for children 12 & under. Tue.-Thu., Sat.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm; Fri. 10 am-8:45 pm.

*FREE* Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art 615 N. Broad St.; 215-627-6747. www.rodephshalom.org. Aliza Olmert: Tikkun - Exhibit featuring works comprised of eggshell fragments. Closes 4/30. Joshua Meyer - Paintings. Closes 8/31. Mon.-Thu. 10 am-4 pm; Fri. 10 am-2 pm; Sun. 10 am-noon.

Rodin Museum Franklin Parkway at 22nd St.; 215-763-8100. www.rodinmuseum.org. Public Tours - Guided tour. $3 suggested donation. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

Rosenbach Museum & Library 2008-2010 Delancey Pl.; 215-732-1600. www.rosenbach.org. Sendak in Spring - Fun, family-friendly festival featuring works of Maurice Sendak. 4/28 10 am. $8; $5 seniors, students; free on Tuesday & for children under 5. Tue., Thu.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm; Wed. 10 am-8 pm.

University of Pennsylvania - Institute of Contemporary Art 118 S. 36th St.; 215-898-7108. www.icaphila.org. Crimes of Omission - Features work by nine artists . Closes 8/5. $6; $3 students, artists & seniors; free for children 12 & under. Wed.-Fri. noon-8 pm, Sat.-Sun. 11 am-5 pm.

Ursinus College - Berman Museum of Art Main St., Collegeville; 610-409-3500. www.ursinus.edu/berman. Student Exhibition. Closes 5/13. Tue.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm; Sat.-Sun. Noon-4:30 pm.

*FREE* Woodmere Art Museum 9201 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-0476. www.woodmereartmuseum.org. Commemorating the Voices of Yesterday: Arias, Songs, Duets & Scenes - Featuring Laura Camp, Paul Robinson, Iris Fairfax & Cailin Manson. Meet artists following show. Reservations required. 4/28 8 pm, 4/29 5 pm. $25. Tue.-Sat. 10 am-5 pm; Sun. 1 pm-5 pm.

Galleries

Philadelphia

3rd Street Gallery

58 N. Second St.; 215-625-0993.

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. Windows & Doors: Paintings by Jean Plough Closes 4/29.

Artists' House 57 N. Second St.; 215-923-8440. www.artistshouse.com. Adam Vinson, Mustafa Lamaj, Dan Miller, Timothy Clayton. Closes 4/29.

Arts of the Avenue 1616 E. Passyunk Ave.; 215-551-6420. Burmese Art: An Exploration of Asian Arts & Crafts. Closes 4/29.

B Square Gallery 614 S. 9th St.; 215-625-0692. www.bsquaregallery.com. Heather Bryson, Romy Burkus & Megan Kargher Exhibit. Closes 4/28.

Borowsky Gallery Broad St.; 215-446-3027. www.gershmany.org. Cross/Walks: Weaving Fabric Row - Multi-thread art project. Closes 8/14.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery 709 Walnut St.; 215-413-8893. www.mayerartconsultants.com. Ivan Stojakovic: Global Nature. Closes 4/28.

The Center for Emerging Visual Artists (formerly Creative Artists Network) 237 S. 18th St., Ste. 3A; 215-546-7775. www.cfeva.org. Anki King Exhibition - Drawings & paintings by 2005 CFEVA graduate. Closes 5/31.

The Clay Studio 139 N. Second St.; 215-925-3453. www.theclaystudio.org. Bryan Hopkins: New Vessels - Sculptural & functional vessels. Closes 4/29.

Drexel University - Leonard Pearlstein Gallery 33rd St.; 215-895-2548. www.drexel.edu/westphal/gallery. Lorie Peters Lauthier Collects. Closes 5/4.

Drexel University - Picture Gallery 32nd St.; 215-895-0480. www.drexel.edu/drexelcollection. Living in the Shadows of War. Closes 4/27.

Esther M. Klein Art Gallery 3600 Market St.; 215-966-6188. www.kleinartgallery.org. Artbots - original works of robotic art. Closes 6/30.

F.A.N. Gallery 221 Arch St.; 215-922-5155. www.fanartgallery.com. Gregory Prestegord - Recent paintings. Closes 4/28.

F.U.E.L. Collection 249 Arch St.; 215-592-8400. www.fuelcollection.com. Philly (Heart) Design. Closes 4/27.

Falling Cow Gallery 732 S. Fourth St.; 215-627-4625. www.fallingcow.org. Paper Cuts. Closes 5/12.

Gallery 339 339 South 21st St.; 215-731-1530. www.gallery339.com. Guariglia & Chen: Qì - Artists explore themes of universal energy through video & still photography. Closes 5/5.

Gallery 51 51 N. Second St.; 215-413-3191. www.gallery51.net. Gallery 51 Collection - Focus on the appreciation, conservation, & collection of fine, antique textile art & antique oriental rugs. Ongoing.

Gallery Joe 302 Arch St.; 215-592-7752. www.galleryjoe.com. Lynne Woods Turner: Drawings - Closes 4/28.

Gross McCleaf Gallery 127 S. 16th St.; 215-665-8138. www.grossmccleaf.com. Giovanni Casadei - Still lifes & landscapes. Closes 5/1.

Jewelry Designs by Renee & Kayla 704 Sansom St.; 215-923-9239. Grand Opening Reception - 4/27 5-9 pm.

JMS Gallery 8236 Germantown Ave., Chestnut Hill; 215-248-4649. www.jmsgallery.com. Jeremias Paul: My Invented Country - Photography series. Closes 5/5. John

Larry Becker Contemporary Art 43 N. 2nd St.; 215-925-5389. www.inliquid.com. Quentin Morris: Paintings & Drawings. Closes 5/19.

Manayunk Art Center 419 Green La.; 215-482-3363. www.manayunkartcenter.org. Mainly Manayunk - a variety of styles. Closes 4/29.

Nexus Gallery 137 N. Second St.; 215-629-1103. www.nexusphiladelphia.org. Matthew Pruden - Exhibit of multi-media paintings. Closes 4/29. Philadelphia Center for the Photographic Image: Photolmage '07 - Photography competition. Closes 5/30.

Painted Bride Art Center 230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914. www.paintedbride.org. Jim Houser: This Beating Heart Acts as a Timer - Closes 5/19.

Pentimenti Gallery 133 N. Second St.; 215-625-9990. www.pentimenti.com. Jackie Tileston: Everything in Your Favor - Solo exhibition. Closes 4/28.

Philadelphia Art Alliance 251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302. www.philartalliance.org. Bean Finneran: Realms - Abstract sculptures. Closes 5/6.

Philadelphia Folklore Project 735 S. 50th St.; 215-726-1106. www.folkloreproject.org. If These Walls Could Talk. Ongoing.

Philadelphia International Institute (PII) 242 Race St.; 610-328-3468. Cathleen Hughes: Discoveries & Possibilities - Painting exhibit. Closes 4/30. Fashion in Motion. Closes 4/30.

Philadelphia Sketch Club 235 S. Camac St.; 215-545-9298. www.sketchclub.org. Exhibition of small oil paintings. Closes 4/29.

The Print Center 1614 Latimer St.; 215-735-6090. www.printcenter.org. Daniel Heyman: Abu Ghraib Detainee Interview Project - Closes 5/5.

Rosenfeld Gallery 113 Arch St.; 215-922-1376. www.therosenfeldgallery.com. Matthew Farina, Allison Newsome & Val Rossman Exhibit - Oil paintings, ceramic & bronze sculptures & pastels. Closes 4/29.

Seraphin Gallery 1108 Pine St.; 215-923-7000. www.seraphingallery.com. D.S. Nicholas: Army of Me - Mixed media work with architectural influences. Closes 5/6.

Slought Foundation 4017 Walnut St.; 215-222-9050. slought.org. George Quasha: Zero Point Axis - Axial stones, axial works on paper, axial video. Closes 5/23.

Space 1026 1026 Arch St., 2nd Fl.; 215-574-7630. www.space1026.com. Jungleland - Paintings, drawings, sculpture & site-specific installations by Matt Leines, William Buzzell, Alex Lukas & Joe Buzzell. Closes 4/27.

Temple University - Temple Gallery 45 N. Second St.; 215-925-7379. www.temple.edu. MFA Thesis Exhibitions - New work by some of the country's brightest emerging artists. Closes 5/19.

Topstitch Boutique 311 Market St. 2nd Fl.; 267-322-4057. Brielle Duym: My Delight - Colorful abstract paintings. Closes 4/28.

Twenty Two Gallery 236 S. 2nd St.; 215-772-1911. Georganna Lenssen: Animals & Men - Oil paintings. Closes 5/10. University of Pennsylvania - Burrison Gallery 3611 Walnut St.; 215-898-4618. Max Buten: Faces & Abstractions - Closes 4/27.

University of the Arts - Gallery 1401 211 S. Broad St., 14th Fl.; 215-717-6300. www.uarts.edu. Zoe Strauss: If You Break the Skin - Multi-media exhibition from the Philadelphia-based photographer/installation artist. Closes 5/6.

University of the Arts - Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery 333 S. Broad St.; 215-717-6480. www.uarts.edu. MFA Book Arts/Printmaking Thesis Exhibition. Closes 5/15.

University of the Arts - Sol Mednick Gallery 211 S. Broad St., 15th Fl.; 215-717-6300. www.uarts.edu. Gabe Martinez: Current Mischief - Photography exhibit exploring the theme of male sexuality. Closes 5/4.

University of the Arts - von Hess Illustration Gallery 333 S. Broad St.; 215-717-6480. www.uarts.edu. Greg Spalenka - Closes 5/25.

Vox Populi 319A N. 11th St., 3rd Fl.; 215-238-1236. www.voxpopuligallery.org. Charlie Hobbs: Subject to Natural Frorces - Sculpture & installation exhibit. Closes 4/29.

Wood Turning Center 501 Vine Street; 021-592-3800. www.woodturningcenter.org. Coming of Age: Emerging & Established Wood Artists - Closes 5/19.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Barnstone Gallery

388 W. Pothouse Rd., Phoenixville; 610-917-0140.

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. John Costanza: Enliven, Emerge, Enlighten - Ceramic sculptures. Closes 5/12.

BOI's of New Hope Art Gallery 9 West Mechanic St., New Hope; 215-862-8292. www.BOIsofnewhope.com. Andre Gisson: Workings of a French Impressionist - Exhibit of paintings. Closes 6/2.

Bridgette Mayer Gallery 3 W. Bridge St., New Hope; 215-862-3067. www.mayerartconsultants.com. Elyce Abrams: New Works - Abstract paintings exhibit. Closes 4/29.

Bucks Gallery of Fine Art 201 S. State St., Newtown; 215-579-0050. www.bucksgalleryoffineart.com. Sica: Journeys Traveled Together - Works by international artist Sica, a contemporary painter, sculptor & printmaker. Closes 5/21. Chadds Ford Gallery 1609 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-459-5510. www.awyethgallery.com. Scarborough Fair - Recent works by Paul Scarborough. Closes 5/6.

Chester County Art Association 100 N. Bradford Ave., West Chester; 610-696-5600. www.chescoart.org. CCAA Gala Exhibition - Juried works on display at the gallery. Closes 5/4.

Darlington Arts Center 977 Shavertown Rd., Boothwyn; 610-358-3632. www.darlingtonarts.org. Art League's Juried Show: Expressions of The Art League - Works in oil, watercolor & acrylic. Closes 4/27.

The Gallery at Cedar Hollow 2447 Yellow Springs Rd., Malvern; 610-640-2787. The Spring Boutique Craft & Art Show - Pottery, jewelry, fine art & more in all media. Closes 5/31.

Howard Gallery of Fine Art 77 W. Bridge St., New Hope; 215-862-5272. www.howard-gallery.com. No Horsin' Around - Oil paintings by Maryland native Steve Messenger. Closes 4/29.

Langman Gallery Willow Grove Park, Willow Grove; 215-657-8333. www.langmangallery.com. Diane Hark: Waterways - Closes 4/29. Joanne Taylor Brown: Porcelain Impressions - Closes 4/29.

Mixed Media Gallery 323 S. Main St., Doylestown; 215-345-0980. www.mixedmediaart.com. Life-Drawing & Painting Sessions.

New Hope Arts Center - Sidetracks Art Gallery 2A Stockton Ave., New Hope; 215-862-4586. www.nhsidetracks.com. The Dreaming Eye - Jefferson Hayman: photographs; Charles Devigne: works on paper. Closes 5/28.

Orchard Artworks 520 Tomlinson Rd., Bryn Athyn; 215-947-9882. www.orchardartworks.org. Fanciful Figures & Adornments - Mixed media exhibit featuring four different artists. Closes 4/29.

Salon des Amis 2321 Yellow Springs Rd., Malvern; 610-647-6010. Academy Women - Paintings & sculpture by women alumnae of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Closes 5/26.

SPP Galleries Rte. 23, West Conshohocken; 610-292-6048. www.mcgopa.org. Collage/Mixed Media Juried Exhibition. Closes 5/28.

Stover Mill Gallery 852 River Road, Rte. 32, Erwinna; 610-294-9420. Close to Home - New oil paintings by Kay King. Closes 4/29.

The Temple Judea Museum 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park; 215-887-2027. Chutzpha, Schmaltz, Whimsy & Realism. Closes 6/29.

Travis Gallery 6089 Lower York Rd., New Hope; 215-794-3903. www.travisgallery.com. Speaking of Now - Landscapes in oil by Dean F. Thomas. Closes 5/5.

Wayne Art Center 413 Maplewood, Wayne; 610-688-3553. www.wayneart.com. 1st Annual Wayne Art Center 2007 Plein Air Festival - See plein air artists at work. 4/25-4/28. Sale & exhibition of paintings at gala preview & artists' reception 4/28 6 pm-9 pm.

New Jersey

Artists' Gallery

32 Coryell St., Lambertville; 609-397-4588.

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. Nancy Shill & John Treichler: Constructions & Reconstructions. Closes 4/29.

Center for the Arts in Southern New Jersey 123 S. Elmwood Road, Marlton; 856-985-1009. www.cfasnj.com. Seneca High School Art Show. Opening reception 4/27. Closes 4/29.

Gallery 14 14 Mercer St., 2nd Fl., Hopewell; 609-333-8511. www.photosgallery14.com. Joanna Tully & Marty Schwartz- Exhibit of photographs. Closes 5/27.

Hopewell Frame Shop 24 W. Broad St., Hopewell; 609-466-0817. www.hopewellframeshop.com. Joe Kazimierczyk: En Plein Air Paintings - Painting exhibit. Closes 4/28.

Perkins Center for the Arts 395 Kings Hwy., Moorestown; 856-235-6488. www.perkinscenter.org. Watercolor Exhibition - Juried by well-known watercolorist, Nessa Grainger. Closes 5/20.