Friday, March 30, 2012
The opening reception for this exhibition is Saturday, April 14 from 6 to 8 PM. Come out for a chance to meet Ashley and David while enjoying B2's delicious coffees, teas and vegan treats!
An Interpretation of Ratti's Christ Giving the Keys to Peter, from La Salle University Art Museum's Collection, by Ashley
Aurora Borealis Mandala by David Neisser
Monday, March 26, 2012
You can view even more photos on the Flickr site of The Arc of Philadelphia and PDDC.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
You can see more photos on the Flickr site of The Arc of Philadelphia/PDDC.
Siobhan and Sharay welcomed artist David and his sister Rose.
Charles and other guests enjoyed delicious food provided by À La Carte Catering.
Executive Director of HMS Diane Gallagher and Executive Director of The Arc of Philadelphia and PDDC Bruce Hulick
Director Emeritus of The Arc Board Eleanor Elkin enjoys a painting by Diane.
Mike S. with PDDC board member David Bright, Director of the Arc of Delaware County Frank Bartoli, and Arc of Philadelphia board members Ken Oakes and Eleanor Elkin
Bruce Hulick talks about the importance of supporting art programs for people with disabilities.
Cultural Arts Center teacher Emilia Brintnall discusses a trio of drawings by John.
Director of Intellectual disAbility Services Kathy Sykes, City Council member Jannie Blackwell, Associate Director of the Cultural Arts Center Linda Price, and Arc of Philadelphia board member Ken Oakes in front of the Yarn Monster, a collaborative sculpture
City Council Member Jannie Blackwell
The Jeff Torchon Jazz Trio treated guests to musical entertainment during the reception.
Chief Operating Officer of PDDC Laura Princiotta, Associate Director Linda Price and Cultural Arts program specialist Mary Hutchins give a warm greeting to artist Ashley and her mom.
HMS art teacher Eiko Fan and artist Rasheed
PDDC program specialist Milli Protheroe and Marketing Associate Director Patti Mecca with students from the University of Georgia, who volunteered at the event as part of a week of service at PDDC for their alternative spring break.
Monday, March 19, 2012
On Monday, March 26, dance company Free Movement Specialists, INC., featuring Cultural Arts Center dance teacher Joanna Quigley, will lead two workshops at PDDC focusing on exploring new dance techniques and audience interaction.
Free Movement Specialists, INC. is happy to guide you on a journey to being free - free of all technique, all pre-existing dance crazes and all worries of what you really look like when dancing in public.
The workshops are open to the public and are scheduled for 10-11:30 AM and 12:30 – 2:00 PM in the lower level Cultural Arts Center. PDDC is located at 2350 West Westmoreland Street in Philadelphia.
Anyone and everyone is invited to join us!