Black squares icon

John Schlesinger – opening reception 2/9/23

John Schlesinger is a veteran photographer-turned-sculptor and installation artist living and working in Philadelphia.

He has received a Rome Prize, Louis Comfort Tiffany Award, Aaron Siskind and CFEVA Fellowships, and two NEA Fellowships. His work has been reviewed in Art in America, The Village Voice, Aperture, Bomb Magazine, ARTNews, and The New York Times and can be found at Walker Art Center (MN); SFMOMA; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Dallas Museum of Art; Hamburger Kunsthalle; The Art Institute of Chicago; Brooklyn Museum; and MoMA.


Celebratory opening cocktail: Thursday, February 9
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Open to the public
Registration only.
Mask recommended during this event.
Sign Up: Please sign up via email


To learn more about John’s work, join us for the
Meet the artist talk: Thursday, March 9
6:00 pm Open to the public
Registration only.
For more information click here


FRIEDAcommunity – A closer look: John Schlesinger
February 9 – March 19
Monday – Sunday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
FRIEDA 320 Walnut Street