LONG WAY HOME, an exhibition by EA photography teacher Ellen Erikson, will be on display in the Crawford Campus Center Gallery through Oct. 4. Ellen will give informal Artist Talks on Friday, Sept. 17 and Wednesday, Sept. 22 from 12:15-1 p.m.
Crawford Campus Center Gallery
The Crawford Campus Center Gallery is an integral part of the visual arts curriculum at The Episcopal Academy. Through exhibitions and projects that include curated work of visiting artists, cross-curricular collaborations, and student shows, the Gallery inspires students, educators, artists, and all who visit.
Open during the school day (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.), on weekends by appointment, and for special evening receptions, the Crawford Campus Center Gallery provides the EA community a space to explore and appreciate art together.
There is always something happening in the Crawford Campus Center Gallery. Learn more about upcoming and past gallery shows below.
– Amaal Ladha, Class of 2018
Current Show: happy friendship paintings: see you at raves
Running from Oct. 13 - Nov. 10, happy friendship paintings: see you at raves is about friendship, intimacy, and finding community in Philadelphia. It presents a personal narrative, drawn from the experiences of young artists. Nellie Konopka '16 is a painter/printmaker with a BFA from Rhode Island School of Design. According to her bio, her work surrounds relationships, lies and withholding with a tone of humor and misery. Rae Lowell is an artist with a BFA from Tyler School of Art and Architecture. Their work is about the objects in life that surround them. Ezra Ghizzone, another Philadelphian and good friend, knits, crochets and collaborates with Nellie and Rae.
"What inspires me to do dance is that I can express myself through movement," shared Avery.
"I am proud of our students, who Covid pandemic and all, still had the interest and self-advocacy to submit their work for this established art competition," shared Upper School art teacher Hilary Hutchinson, Hon.