Astrid Bowlby: When the shadow is not your shadow

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14 September – 29 October 2017

Astrid Bowlby: When the Shadow is Not Your Shadow
a presentation by Marginal Utility hosted by Arcadia University Art Gallery

Opening Event
Tuesday, September 26

Conversation between Astrid Bowlby, David Dempewolf, and  Yuka Yokoyama
6:30-7:30 PM, Great Room, University Commons
immediately […]

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Get it while it’s cheap #5

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14 July – 20 August,  2017

Opening reception Friday 14 July, 2017 from 6 – 10 pm

Gallery Hours: Saturday + Sunday 12 – 6 pm

Location: 990 Spring Garden, Philadelphia

Marginal Utility is pleased to present ‘get it while it’s cheap #5’, a summer group show featuring new projects by Em […]

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Patrick Maguire: A Mind in a Field of Time


2 June – 16 July

Opening reception Friday, 2 June from 6 – 10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present A MIND IN A FIELD OF TIME, a solo exhibition of recent paintings by the Philadelphia based artist Patrick Maguire.

Through the creation of interwoven frame works, repetitive marks, and interlacing screens […]

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Zorawar Sidhu: Author of the Quixote

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7 April – 14 May

Opening reception Friday, 7 April from 6-10pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present Author of the Quixote, a solo exhibition by the New York based artist Zorawar Sidhu.

Reproductions of artworks, as stand-ins for the objects they depict, provide personal access to an artwork that is otherwise unavailable. […]

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Omid Shekari

Omid Shekari

March 2-5  2017

Marginal Utility is proud to present the work of Philadelphia based artist Omid Skekari at the 2017 NADA art fair in New York City.

As an Iranian artist, Omid Shekari channels the crises within the Middle East through an imaginative form of magic realism that blends banal events […]

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Dave Carrow:DC→3D


3 February – 19 March

Opening reception Friday, February 3 from 6-10pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present DC→3D, a solo exhibition by the New Jersey based artist Dave Carrow.

Dave Carrow has been a friend of MU and its’ predecessors since the beginning, & has exhibited with the curators previously. This […]

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#J20 Art Strike

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Saturday, 10 December 2016, 7:00-9:00pm

This is not a time to bury the hatchet. It is a time to dig up the machete. After various experiments and metamorphoses elsewhere, the Machete Group has decided to come back in full force. In the coming months, we will be staging a series of collective, […]

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David Guinn: Night Room

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4 November – 15 January 2017

Opening reception Friday, November from 6–10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present Night Room, a solo exhibition by the Philadelphia based artist David Guinn.

Inspired by the climactic scene in the film Apocalypse Now, where Martin Sheen confronts Marlon Brando’s Kurtz inside a darkened Khmer […]

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Edward Kihn: The Point of Production


2 September – 8 October 2016

Opening reception Friday, September from 6 – 10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present The Point of Production, a solo exhibition by the New York based artist Edward Kihn.

The Point of Production concerns the rise and fall Marine Transport Workers Local 8 of the radical […]

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Opening Reception 11 August 2016,
from 6-10pm

Icebox Project Space
1400 N. American St. Philadelphia Pa

The Icebox Project Space and Marginal Utility are proud to present Unlisted,
a unique art fair setting that focuses on curation through a thoughtful interplay between 13 spaces arranged by Philadelphia based curators, […]

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