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PAFA Hosts The Review Panel Philadelphia on November 2

PAFA Hosts The Review Panel Philadelphia on November 2

PHILADELPHIA (October 24, 2016) -- The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) announces the upcoming lineup of The Review Panel Philadelphia, moderated by artcritical.com's David Cohen.

On Wednesday, November 2 at 6 p.m., David Cohen will be joined by distinguished guest critics Colleen Asper and Judith Stein to discuss the following Philadelphia exhibitions:

Todd Baldwin: Memento Mori
Tiger Strikes Asteroid, 319A North 11th Street #2H

Victoria Burge: Penumbra
The Print Center, 1614 Latimer Street

Luba Drozd: Institute of Corrections
Brian James Spies: Solitaire

Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue

Kocot and Hatton, Color: Seen and Unseen
Larry Becker Contemporary Art, 43 North 2nd Street

The Review Panel Philadelphia is free to the public and takes place in PAFA's Hamilton Auditorium, 118 North Broad Street. Each panel discussion runs approximately 90 minutes and features a brief presentation about the exhibitions under review, followed by a critical debate and an opportunity for the audience to respond.

Inspired by the popular series of New York-based public programs founded in 2004 by artcritical.com and moderated by David Cohen, The Review Panel Philadelphia creates an informed dialogue about Philadelphia's art and artists and connects students and the public with the local arts community.

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Founded in 1805, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) is America's first school and museum of fine arts. A recipient of the 2005 National Medal of Arts, PAFA is a recognized leader in fine arts education with a world-class permanent collection of American art.

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November 1, 2016 - 1:31 PM

About PAFA

Founded in 1805, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is America's first school and museum of fine arts. A recipient of the National Medal of Arts, PAFA offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the fine arts, innovative exhibitions of historic and contemporary American art, and a world-class collection of American art. PAFA’s esteemed alumni include Mary Cassatt, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Thomas Eakins, William Glackens, Barkley L. Hendricks, Violet Oakley, Louis Kahn, David Lynch, and Henry Ossawa Tanner.