Fleisher Wind Challenge 2

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FLEISHER WIND CHALLENGE 2 Opening Reception is Thursday December 3rd from 6-8pm “Established in 1978, the Wind Challenge Exhibition Series is an annual juried competition that is committed to enriching and expanding people’s lives through art. Three Wind Challenge Exhibitions are held from September through May, featuring the work of exceptional artists living in the Philadelphia region.” NAPOLEON … Continue reading

NAPOLEON in MIAMI: Temporary Shelter


Temporary Shelter an exhibition by NAPOLEON featuring members Christina P. Day, Leslie Friedman, and Tamsen Wojtanowski at Artist-Run in Miami during Art Basel 2015 Hotel rooms are imbued with the stories of everyone who has ever unlocked the door, turned on the light, and called this place home for a night. Transitory stories—lives on hold … Continue reading

Joshua Reiman’s Glass Houses reviewed on Hyperallergic


NAPOLEON’s current show, Glass Houses by Joshua Reiman, was just reviewed by Deborah Kreiger for Hyperallergic! Check out the full review at the link: From Henry Clay Frick to Gilded Matzah, Observing the World in Glass Cases

Look, Don’t Touch: A Conversation with Joshua Reiman, Interview by Lewis Colburn

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Look, Don’t Touch: A Conversation with Joshua Reiman Interview by Lewis Colburn Joshua Reiman is an artist working in sculpture, film, video and photography. He has exhibited widely in the US as well as in Germany and Estonia. Reiman holds an MFA in sculpture from Syracuse University and a BFA in sculpture from the Kansas … Continue reading

St. Claire’s ‘Other Heads’ Mention Wojtanowski and Livingstone’s “Fantastic” Show


“In The Yard” Gets Reviewed  by St. Claire Hear the whole conversation in the attached link In the group conversation, Maddie Hewitt remarks (around 16:27) that this month’s treatment of the gallery space was “fantastic,” calling the photography by Tamsen Wojtanowski “beautiful,” and text by Elaine Livingstone “poetic and filled in all the missing pieces … Continue reading

Lewis Colburn in the Fleisher Wind Challenge


Lewis Colburn’s Fleisher Wind Challenge Exhibition opens September 10 NAPOLEON’s own Lewis Colburn displays his sculptures, along with Aubrey J. Kauffman and Anne Canfield Established in 1978, the Wind Challenge Exhibition Series is an annual juried competition that is committed to enriching and expanding people’s lives through art. Three Wind Challenge Exhibitions are held from September through May, featuring … Continue reading

Programming in September: Sascha Hughes-Caley: Unfinished Crown

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Unfinished Crown Performance-based artist Sascha Hughes-Caley responds to Tamsen Wojtanowski and Elaine Livingston’s collaborative exhibition In The Yard this September Drawing upon her interest in the flattening effect of rehearsed language and television, Hughes-Caley works to differentiate between genuine affinity and nostalgia. In this negotiation between past and present, one character’s remembered story evolves into … Continue reading

The Print Center Awards Two NAPOLEON Members


The Print Center Awards Two NAPOLEON Members Tamsen Wojtanowksi and Marc Blumthal are both award winners in the Print Center’s 89th Annual International Competition Tamsen Wojtanowksi is listed as a finalist, winning the Trinity Framing Certificate. Marc Blumthal is a semi-finalist and won the Stockbridge Fine Art Print Certificate. Both artists have their work on … Continue reading

Wait… There Was Even A Question of It??!!


If you are reading this blog post, chances are you love art and culture. If you love art and culture, there is a chance (albeit likely a smaller chance) that you like opera. If you made it this far – and like opera – then you undoubtedly like (love) Verdi. So, could someone who likes … Continue reading

The Archive Is Trending


The Archive Is Trending Join the members of NAPOLEON for a night of programming at PAFA in response to their show-within-a-show in PAFA’s main gallery exhibit Traction Company. What is the role of the archive in the age of social media? How do we record our achievements and experiences, collections and contributions, so that they … Continue reading

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