Past Exhibitions

Pap Souleye Fall: Greenscreen Vortex as digestive engine for digital matter and matter.

13 July – August 20 2023

opening reception 13 July 7:00-9:00PM
Icebox Project Space
1400 N American St. Phila, PA

Marginal Utility is proud to present Greenscreen Vortex as digestive engine for digital matter and matter by Philadelphia based artist Pap Souleye Fall in the INVITED: Take Care of the Square […]

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Closure 2009-2023

7 July – 9 July 2023

opening reception 7 July 6-9 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present ‘Closure 2009-2023’ an exhibition of posters and ephemera from the gallery’s archive.

Marginal Utility is hosting its final exhibition in their 319 N.11th st. gallery space. Closure 2009-2013 presents printed posters for many of their past […]

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Taji Ra’oof Nahl / TR7: Cross Pollination

5 May – 26 June 2023

Opening reception Friday, 5 May from 6–10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present an interim-survey of works by Philadelphia based artist Taji Ra’oof Nahl / TR7.

As a conceptual artist TR7 works through avant-garde modalities of art production & embraces an egalitarian approach to materials. For this […]

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Nhi Vo: Step Steep Step

3 March – 16 April  2023

Opening reception Friday, 3 March from 6–10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present Step Steep Step a solo exhibition of new work by Philadelphia based artist Nhi Vo.

It started with an interest in the letter E, specifically e in the words Step and […]

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Scott Kip: Christmas Box

2 December 2022 – 23 January 2023

 

Opening reception Friday, 2 December from 6–10 pm

Annex Space, 6th floor lobby

Marginal Utility is proud to present ‘Christmas Box’, a new assemblage sculpture by Philadelphia based artist Scott Kip.

Many Happy Returns: Ruth Scott Blackson, Sarah Gamble, Mackenzie McAlpin, Lydia Ricci and Theresa Rose

2 December 2022 – 4 February 2023

Opening reception Friday, 2 December from 6–10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present ‘Many Happy Returns’, a group exhibition of five Philadelphia based artists, Ruth Scott Blackson, Sarah Gamble, Mackenzie McAlpin, Read More »

Rubens Ghenov: Glitches on an Afternoon Shelf

9 September – 16 October 2022

Opening reception Friday, September 9 from 6–10 pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present Glitches on an Afternoon Shelf, a solo exhibition by the  Tennessee based artist Rubens Ghenov.

In the span of three unidentified years during the first half of the 1970’s, a Spaniard poet, after […]

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Eunsu Kang with collaborators: Ambiguous and Alluring, Imagined by AI

23 May – 24 July 2022

Opening Reception 3 June from 6:00-9:00 PM

Marginal Utility is proud to present Ambiguous and Alluring, Imagined by AI an interactive audiovisual system installation by Pittsburgh based artist Eunsu Kang and collaborators.

We call those that are not familiar to us aliens, monsters, or the others. Sirens […]

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Sophie C. White: Overhead

1 April – 15 May 2022

Opening reception Friday, 1 April from 6-9pm

Live Performance Friday, 6 May 7pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present Overhead, an exhibition of recent work by Philadelphia based artist Sophie C. White.

By making paintings of places on the verge of becoming unrecognizable, Sophie C. White is able […]

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Cherry Nin and Quinton Maldonado: Emergency Realignment

4 February 2022 – 20 March 2022

Opening reception Friday, 4 February from 6-9pm

Marginal Utility is proud to present Emergency Realignment an exhibition of recent work by Philadelphia based artists Cherry Nin and Quinton Maldonado.

Cherry Nin is a  Philadelphia-based interdisciplinary artist working with video, writing, performance, and sound. Language and storytelling are […]

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