Illustration by Nate Harris

Friday Remix

Friday, October 11,
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Local artists present experimental, improvisational, and participatory performances at this off-beat museum takeover. Show up and watch the creative sparks fly.

On the day of this event, the main building closes at 5:00 p.m., reopening at 6:00 p.m. for Friday Remix ticket holders only.

Tonight’s Lineup
Impromptunes with Eppchez!

6:00 p.m.
Eppchez! improvises whimsical vocal loops for cheeky songs prompted by audience suggestions. In an elevator.

Into the Vault with Almanac Dance Circus Theater

6:15, 7:15 & 8:15 p.m.
Circus artists climb, soar, and tumble through our Vaulted Walkway in this new site-specific work.

DIY Art with Amze Emmons

6:30 p.m.
This printmaker creates signature footwear and invites you to a communal art project. Put your stamp on large banners that will stream from our balcony by night’s end.

Detour with Kai Davis

6:30 & 7:30 p.m.
This poet from the Philly Pigeon gets real about process and performs original poetry in an unconventional gallery tour.

Sound + Color

7:00 p.m.
Vessna Scheff, Shanina Dionna, and Bethlehem “paint” our grand staircase with an improvised, participatory performance of dance, music, and textiles.

Enclosure . . . wellspring . . . retreat

6:45 & 7:45 p.m.
Tune into time unfolding. Evolving on the spot in our medieval cloister, this work of music and movement by performance company <fidget> draws you into the present moment.

Ben Patterson Methods & Processes with The Arcana New Music Ensemble

7:00 & 8:00 p.m.
Hear a fresh take on compositions by 60s Fluxus composer Ben Patterson. Philly musicians Anthony Bob, Erin Busch, Veronica Jurkiewicz, Josh Machiz, and Andy Thierauf perform String Music, A Simple Opera, and Paper Piece in our contemporary galleries.

Dreamscapes with Julianna Barwick

8:15 p.m.
Get lost in electronic loops and layers of music by this LA-based artist.

Dance Party with Matthew Law

9:15 p.m.
The dance floor is your canvas as this Philly DJ spins funky block party jams and soulful dance classics.


Things to Know
  • Tickets required; limited availability.
  • Recommended for ages 18+.
  • Craft beer and cocktails plus light bites available for purchase.
  • $5 parking in our garage when you visit the museum after 5:00 p.m. on Friday nights.


Ticket Prices
  • Public: $28 
  • Members: $22
  • Student members & Young Friends: $14


This event is part of the Friday Remix program series.

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