Archive for the ‘art’ Category

02.13 2011

James Kirkpatrick / Thesis Sahib Book Release Tour

Before the End showcases over fifty full-color pages of James Kirkpatrick’s paintings, drawings, and sculptures, and includes a download card for his new 16 – song album as Thesis Sahib. When you’re done with the card, you can plant it to grow wildflowers! It also comes with a blue vinyl 7-inch record featuring two previously unreleased tracks, noises from four of his sound sculptures, and two songs from the full length album.

Check it out!

Wednesday, February 16th
Desert Island, Brooklyn, NY
7 – 9 PM

Saturday, February 19th
Quimby’s, Chicago, IL
7 PM

And you can see images of Kirkpatrick’s work in our January 2010 exhibition with Matt Furie and Jon Bocksel If I could shoot laser beams out of my eyes, I would (shoot laser beams out of my eyes) HERE.

02.07 2011


From our friends at THIS, Los Angeles
“Last night towards the end of our These Friends opening (after the crowds had left and we were cleaning up) someone stole a piece off the wall and bolted out the front door. It was Jason Lee’s one of a kind 8×10 Polaroid of the late Dennis Hopper. The artist is putting up a $25,000 dollar reward to anyone who brings it back to us. This is a very sentimental one of a kind piece for obvious reasons. The thief can come forward anonymously and charges won’t be pressed against him. Please get the word out and help us get Jason’s art back. You can call us 323-747-5301 or email with any information. Thanks.”

01.30 2011


Friday, December 9th 2011

Doors open at 6pm, auction begins at 7pm
$5 starting bid on all items!


01.30 2011


(Facebook event page)
The New Dreamz are performers Rose Luardo and Andrew Jeffrey Wright ( Come see their brand new show of short plays and stand up comedy. It is all new and has never been done anywhere before ever.
doors 7:30pm, performance 8pm to 9pm

01.30 2011

Sketch Playground with Dan Vetrano

(Facebook event page)

A night of sketch and improv hosted by Dan Vetrano.

doors 7:30, comedy 8pm

01.30 2011


(Facebook event page)
Ever wonder what goes on at Space 1026 in between monthly First Friday openings? Here’s your chance to check out what our over 20 members are up to in their individual and shared studio spaces.
1pm to 4pm

01.25 2011

Making Music from Archives at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Making Music from Archives at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Featuring the work of: Andrea Clearfield, Willhem Echevarria, Ted Houghtaling, Max Lawrence & Maurice Wright

This event will feature five artists who each composed original works of music inspired by the collection of Mary Elizabeth Hallock Greenewalt, an eccentric Philadelphia inventor and musician. Greenewalt developed an art form that she called “nourathar,” which uses an organ to display colored light scored to music using her own custom notation system. In order to fulfill her musical pursuits, Greenewalt entered the engineering world and was awarded several patents. In the 1930s, she spent much of her time in court, suing others for patent infringement. The Historical Society of Pennsylvania holds extensive records on Greenewalt’s life.

Read more about the Musical Finding Aid Project.

RESCHEDULED – Tuesday, April 5th
at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia

Register here.

01.23 2011

James Moore @ The White Rabbit NYC

James Moore, one of the artists in the upcoming Desert Island group show in March is having a solo show/zine release at the White Rabbit Lounge in NYC, February 4th, 7-10PM.

01.17 2011

Last week to see Dennis McNett’s Reaping Waves and Vital Vessels

at Joshua Liner Gallery
548 w. 28th St., 3rd floor
New York, New York

See McNett’s 2009 show at Space 1026 HERE.

12.28 2010

Lance Simmons and Jesse Moynihan –
C.G.I vs Forming

C.G.I vs Forming
Lance Simmons and Jesse Moynihan

January 7th – 28th, 2011
Opening Reception: Friday, January 7th, 7 – 10 pm

SPACE 1026

1026 Arch St. 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107


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