St Patrick’s Day Parade – A Philly Tradition

The St Patrick’s Day Parade in Philadelphia has been a tradition since 1771. This year’s parade features a new route from JFK Boulevard to Penns Landing and promised to be a great time.

We will meet at the staging area prior to the 11:45 AM start, and the parade route around City Hall.

Here is a link to the Parade’s web site: http://philadelphiastpatsparade.com/index.asp

Exhibition – Live Philly Jazz Vol. 2

In celebration of Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month, Art In City Hall – Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy presents a photography exhibition by local artists whose works capture the spirit of jazz during live performances, and subtle behind-the-scenes creative moments.  Featured photography depict the rhythms, sounds, energy, and intricacies of jazz music in various formats, including digital photography.

Check Out: http://creativephl.org/livephillyjazvol2/

Participating Photographers:

Steven Berry
Rachel Bliss
Blinky Comix
Gerald Cyrus
David  Dzubinski
Annarita Gentile
Melissa Gilstrap
Alan Jackman
Leandre Jackson
Alonzo Jennings
Rob Lybeck
Jeff Lynch
Bill May
Brian Mengini
Jacob Miller
Sarah Watkins Nathan
Emmanuel Ohemeng
Melissa Teasley (nissi)

Opening Reception – 2nd Annual PPL Photo Walk Exhibition

Please join us for an afternoon of great photography and good fun at a great location in the heart of Northern Liberties. And don’t forget to congratulate our 2016 PPL Selectees (see below)! 

Photo By : Angie Georgis

That’s right ……….. for the second year, our PPL Photo Walk Exhibition is bigger than ever. The exhibition will include great images from neighborhoods across the Philadelphia area. The Photographers are all members of the Philadelphia Photo League. Over the course of 2016 they documented various neighborhoods as part of our on-going photo walk series. The creation of the work was coordinated by PPL’s very own “neighborhood expert” – photographer Mike Klusek.

2016 Selected Photographers:

- Robert Rouse
- Michael Kennedy
- Jen Kertis-Veit
- George Manos
- Angie Georgis
- Cindy Gambrill
- Chris Baker Evens
- Mike Klusek

The Photography Show (AIPAD)

The Photography Show, presented by AIPAD, will be held March 30–April 2, 2017 at Pier 94 for the first time. The newly expanded Show, organized by the Association of International Photography Art Dealers, will present exceptional photography from early masters, modern luminaries, and emerging and established contemporary artists from more than 115 of the world’s leading fine art galleries. An opening night vernissage will be held on March 29.

The Photography Show will feature galleries from around the world, including the U.S., Europe, Asia, Canada, Mexico, the Middle East, and South America. With four new sections – Salon, Gallery, Positions, and Discovery – the Show will offer work from both AIPAD members and new exhibitors, as well as younger galleries, and book dealers and publishers.

check it out here : https://aipadshow.com/

One of the world’s most prestigious annual photography events, The Photography Show is the longest-running and foremost exhibition dedicated to the photographic medium, offering a wide range of museum-quality work, including contemporary, modern, and 19th-century photographs as well as photo-based art, video, and new media.

PPL Monthly Meeting @ Culture Works – 1315 Walnut st – 3rd Floor

UPDATE : CHANGE IN LOCATION

Please join us for our regular Monthly Meeting at our normal location !!!

Our regularly scheduled meet-up that takes place on the 2nd Friday evening of each month. 

All members are highly encouraged to attend, as this is where we set direction and make announcements about upcoming activities and classes.

The monthly meeting is a great opportunity to catch up on PPL accomplishments and upcoming events …… PLUS …….. see the work of fellow PPL’ers and / or share your work, get questions answered, network and socialize.