Institute of Contemporary Art - Philadelphia (ICA) http://wrti.org en THAT'S HOW WE ESCAPED - REFLECTIONS ON WARHOL at the Institute of Contemporary Art http://wrti.org/post/thats-how-we-escaped-reflections-warhol-institute-contemporary-art <p>Andy Warhol's first solo museum opening at Philadelphia's ICA drew thousands, even though the art had been taken off the walls. WRTI's Susan Lewis looks at this turning point in the world of contemporary art.</p> Thu, 02 Jun 2011 11:49:25 +0000 Susan Lewis 3385 at http://wrti.org THAT'S HOW WE ESCAPED - REFLECTIONS ON WARHOL at the Institute of Contemporary Art Phila. Orch.'s Next Chapter--Andy Warhol (ICA)--Thos. Meany, Flute Society of Greater Phila. http://wrti.org/post/phila-orchs-next-chapter-andy-warhol-ica-thos-meany-flute-society-greater-phila <p>What now for the Philadelphia Orchestra? As Chapter 11 hearings proceed, we speak with the orchestra's board chair Richard Worley, and orchestra cellist John Koen who heads the musicians' committee.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers a new exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art that reflects on Andy Warhol and his first solo museum show at the ICA in 1965.</p> <p>And we speak with Thomas Meany of the Flute Society of Greater Philadelphia.</p> Sat, 23 Apr 2011 18:07:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2521 at http://wrti.org Phila. Orch.'s Next Chapter--Andy Warhol (ICA)--Thos. Meany, Flute Society of Greater Phila. River North Chicago Dance Co.'s Artistic Director--Time for Three--Wicked Phila.--Video Art at ICA http://wrti.org/post/river-north-chicago-dance-cos-artistic-director-time-three-wicked-phila-video-art-ica <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Frank Chaves, Artistic Director of River North Chicago Dance Company. The company is performing in Philadelphia this week as part of a tour celebrating its 20th anniversary season.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns reviews the latest recording by the trio Time for Three, and speaks with the group.</p> <p>In the second part of a companion series to a new book called <i>Wicked Philadelphia</i>, Tom Keels tells the story of the 19th-century occultist George Lippard.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the nature of video art, as the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia opens an exhibition exploring animation. It's the second of a three-part, year-long examination of this modern medium.</p> Fri, 15 Jan 2010 20:30:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Tom Keels 2284 at http://wrti.org River North Chicago Dance Co.'s Artistic Director--Time for Three--Wicked Phila.--Video Art at ICA Curator of the Marcel Duchamp Exhibit at PMA--Video Art Show at ICA--Jennifer Higdon on the Beatles http://wrti.org/post/curator-marcel-duchamp-exhibit-pma-video-art-show-ica-jennifer-higdon-beatles <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Michael Taylor, curator of <i>Marcel Duchamp: Etant donnes</i>, a new exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The museum hosts two educational events on the work this weekend.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the nature of video art as the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia opens a year-long exhibition showcasing that medium.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns listens with composer Jennifer Higdon to a newly issued, digitally re-mastered CD of the Beatles' <i>Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band</i>. Higdon cites The Beatles as a major influence on her work.</p> Sat, 12 Sep 2009 13:49:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 2204 at http://wrti.org Curator of the Marcel Duchamp Exhibit at PMA--Video Art Show at ICA--Jennifer Higdon on the Beatles Charles Dutoit; River of Gold at the Penn Museum--Ensemble at ICA http://wrti.org/post/charles-dutoit-river-gold-penn-museum-ensemble-ica <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Charles Dutoit, incoming chief conductor and artistic adviser of The Philadelphia Orchestra.</p> <p>Susan Lewis explores <i>River of Gold: Precolumbian Treasures from Sitio Conte</i>, an exhibition at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. </p> <p>Jason Peifer takes us to <i>Ensemble</i> at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia. The exhibition features works that make sound, guest curated by artist and musician Christian Marclay.</p> Sat, 24 Nov 2007 17:16:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1903 at http://wrti.org Charles Dutoit; River of Gold at the Penn Museum--Ensemble at ICA The Quaker City--Ensemble at the ICA--Zoological Gardens at the Philadelphia Zoo http://wrti.org/post/quaker-city-ensemble-ica-zoological-gardens-philadelphia-zoo <p>Historian Thomas Keels: Author of <i>Forgotten Philadelphia: Lost Architecture of the Quaker City</i>.</p> <p><i>Ensemble</i>, a group exhibition of works that make sound at Philadelphia's Institute of Contemporary Art.</p> <p>The Philadelphia Zoo, the nation's oldest zoological gardens, has expanded and changed its mission to reflect contemporary times.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2007 15:00:00 +0000 Susan Lewis & Thomas Keels & Jason Peifer 1877 at http://wrti.org The Quaker City--Ensemble at the ICA--Zoological Gardens at the Philadelphia Zoo The Opera Company of Philadelphia http://wrti.org/post/opera-company-philadelphia-0 <p>We're at the Opera Company of Philadelphia east coast premiere Margaret Garner. Jason Peifer explores the staging the Temple Theater's latest production, "On the Razzle" by Tom Stoppard. And in our regular look inside the CultureFiles section at GoPhila.com, Susan Lewis visits the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadlephia.</p> Sat, 11 Feb 2006 18:47:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1716 at http://wrti.org