The Owlery

The features blog of The Temple News



July 2015



Out and About: July 7, 2015

Written by , Posted in Art, Arts & Entertainment, Nightlife

Longwood Gardens Nightscape
(photo by Hank Davis for Longwood Gardens)
The legendary gardens are teaming up with Klip Collective for a new display of light and sound, starting when the sun sets. More information is available at
When: July 1 – October 31, various times
Where: Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square
Cost: $17-27 at

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art: Traction Company
(photo by Barbara Katus)
Traction Company, an artist collective founded and composed of PAFA alumni and staff, is currently showing an installation at the Academy. The exhibition will feature both individual and group projects. More information at
When: July 1 – October 11, various times
Where: 118-128 North Broad Street
Cost: $8-15 at door

Mad Poets Critique Circle

Hosted by Amy Laub, this critique circle provides supportive feedback for poetry. Attendees should bring 15 copies of their drafts for “roundtable critique and discussion.” More information at 
When: Wednesday, July 8 at 7 p.m.
Where: Community Art Center, 414 Plush Mill Road, Wallingford
Cost: Free

Arch Enemy Arts Opening

The Old City gallery will host an artist spotlight on Veks Van Hillik in an exhibition titled “Animal Anomalie” and Scott Kirschner in “Transgressions of Conscience.” More information at
When: July 10, time TBA
Where: Arch Enemy Arts, 109 + 111 Arch Street
Cost: Free