Announcing Artists for the Reflecting Design Silent Auction Part 3/5

By Katrina Virbitsky on Aug 29, 2014

Twenty artists have been selected from Philadelphia’s pool of nationally and internationally renowned artists and designers. These artists will reimagine an unassuming IKEA ® mirror for the Reflecting Design Silent Auction, the main attraction of our 2014 PopUp Place Kick-Off Benefit and Party. Bidding on these one-of-a-kind creations will begin online prior to PopUp Place, until then have a look through the incredible portfolios of our selected artists. Read Full Story

An Interview with Main Line Art Center for the 2014 DesignPhiladelphia Festival

By Katrina Virbitsky on Aug 27, 2014

Face Value is a fine art exhibition by Architect Mark Khaisman, Digital Design Professor Nick Cassway, and Artist/Curator Steven Earl Weber. Utilizing technology, principles of contemporary design, and materials including packaging tape, computer cut stencils, and printed glass, these artists create internationally exhibited, critically acclaimed artwork that speaks to our perennial obsessions with pictorial representation, social dynamics, and commodification. Curated by Amie Potsic, Executive Director of Main Line Art Center, and presented in partnership with Pentimenti Gallery. Read Full Story

Ten Creations from Cloud Gehshan Associates for the 2014 DesignPhiladelphia Festival

By Katrina Virbitsky on Aug 26, 2014

Cloud Gehshan Associates is an internationally recognized environmental graphic design firm that undertakes projects in identity and placebranding, interpretive and interactive communication, signage, and wayfinding. Designers Ian Goldberg and Stephen Bashore are the co-chairs of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design’s Philadelphia Chapter. Read Full Story