Venetian Glass Designed by Italian Architect Carlo Scarpa
The exhibition features nearly 300 carefully selected works that highlight Scarpa’s significant contribution to the art of Venetian glass.
Isaac Julien: Ten Thousand Waves
Centered around the tragic 2004 drowning of 20 Chinese cockle pickers off the coast of Britain, this 55-minute film is beautiful meditation on Chinese culture, history and myths all projected onto nine double-sided screens in the museum's atrium.
OH SUGAR! THE MAGICAL TRANSFORMATION FROM CANE TO CANDY
A sweet exhibition focusing on Philadelphia’s candy manufacturing history. The show is created and curated by the founders of the city’s iconic ice creamery, The Franklin Fountain. (215) 413-8655
The Jurassic age surfaces in Philadelphia at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University with the six-month-long exhibition Dinosaurs Unearthed. In a multi-sensory experience, see life-size, animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, fossil casts, real specimens and tons of interactive elements
One Day in Pompeii
Travel back in time to explore the daily life — and tragic end — of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii as The Franklin Institute hosts One Day in Pompeii, a blockbuster traveling exhibition. The immersive exhibition includes hundreds of incredible artifacts and a formidable CGI experience that transports visitors back to the earth-shattering natural disaster.
Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts
Started as part of the Philadelphia Anti-Graffiti Network in 1984, the Mural Arts Program has established itself as a global leader in the public arts arena. Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts celebrates the work of 30 years of community-engaged art creation in Philadelphia. Through this inspirational and innovative organization, thousands of residents have participated in the creation of more than 3,600 murals—a testament to the talent in the city and the power of community.
LORI NIX: UNNATURAL HISTORY
This exhibition is a playful poke at what goes on behind the dioramas at a natural history museum with imaginative images, science, facts and animals that are a bit askew and often hilarious.
The Philadelphia Mummers Parade
Unique costumes, music, and pageantry. Crowds line Broad St., from South Philadelphia straight through Center City. The climax of the parade takes place at City Hall and the PA Convention Center where the official judging takes place.
Philadelphia Home Show
Find innovative products, new ideas, practical advice and great deals in remodeling, home improvement and decor with hundreds of experts all under one roof. From windows and flooring to cabinets and roofing and much more. Shop, compare and save for 6 days only!
Yoga: The Art of Transformation
Through sculpture and paintings this exhibition explores the meaning of transforming body and consciousness and its profound philosophical foundations.
A Christmas Carol
Join the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future as they lead the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge on a journey of transformation and redemption.
The Washington Auto Show
The 2014 Washington Auto Show not only symbolizes the brightest and boldest dreams of the auto industry but marks the show’s transformation over the years.
Mariinsky Ballet: Swan Lake
St. Petersburg's historic Mariinsky Ballet presents its signature staging of Tchaikovsky's mysterious, lyrical, and dramatic Swan Lake, hailed by the San Francisco Chronicle as "a vision of Romantic ballet heaven."
Peter and the Starcatcher
A wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Never Grew Up, upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan.
The Washington Ballet: The Jazz/Blues Project
Americana at its finest – the iconic music of Etta James and Charlie "Bird" Parker and world-class dance come together in Trey McIntyre's Blue Until June and Val Caniparoli's Bird's Nest.
Elf The Musical
One of Hollywood's most beloved holiday hits is born again--on stage!
In Focus: Architecture
Drawn from the J. Paul Getty Museum's collection, this exhibition surveys the history of architectural photography through images of sacred and secular structures, picturesque environments, abstracted spaces, and conceptual forms.
Miracles and Martyrs: Saints in the Middle Ages
This exhibition looks at illuminated manuscripts from the permanent collection and reveals the widespread appeal and influence of saints in art and society during the Middle Ages.
Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal
Ballets Jazz de Montreal works today with some of the most prestigious figures in the world of dance and contemporary ballet, including acclaimed choreographers Barak Marshall and Benjamin Millepied.
Ana Maria Martinez & Ramon Vargas (Tenor and Soprano Opera Singers)
World-class tenor Ramon Vargas teams up with the charismatic Ana María Martínez for the recital of a lifetime. Vargas' unforgettable performances have graced some of the biggest opera houses around the world.
LA Art show 2014
The Los Angeles Art Show, created by FADA is the longest running venue for contemporary, modern, historic and traditional art in the country.
Cirque Du Soleil: Totem
Cirque Du Soleil comes to Santa Monica with 'Totem'. ‘Totem‘ traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra with Pinchas
Acknowledged as one of the U.K.’s most prestigious orchestras, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra enjoys an international reputation for bringing first-class performances and the highest standards of music-making across a diverse range of musical repertoire to audiences worldwide.
Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700-1900
Some of the earliest surviving Chinese paintings are displayed for this major exhibition.
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
The park is transformed into a magical world of rides, stalls and an ice rink.
The London Art Fair
London Art Fair showcases around 120 carefully selected museum quality galleries, with Modern British and exceptional contemporary work, produced by both established artists and new emerging talent.
Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined
Using structures, textures, scents, lighting and colour, some of the most creative minds from around the world are coming to the RA, and will transform the Main Galleries. Explore the different moods and touch, to bring this extraordinary exhibition to life.