Whitman at 200

Events by Month

 

Projects with an asterisk are organized in conjunction with Penn Libraries.* Reoccurring and long-term events appear each month until completion.

Select a month below to advance to the corresponding listings:

January February March April May June July August September October November December

List is current as of April, 2019. To see this list in calendar view, visit the full calendar.


 

January

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Course: Walt Whitman and the People’s Press – University of Pennsylvania Course *

Date: Spring Semester, 2019

Organizer: University of Pennsylvania, English Department and School of Design

Location: Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania

Food & Drink: Bibliococktails: Walt Whitman

Date: January 11, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Rosenbach

Workshop: Whitman Community Print Night*

Date: January 17, January 31, February 7, February 21, March 14, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Common Press, University of Pennsylvania

Poetry: What is American About American Poetry?

Date: January 22, 2019 | 6:00.- 8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Poetry in Common & Green Line Café Poetry Series

Location: Green Line Café

Workshop: Walt Whitman, From Photographs to Prints: A Series of Three Workshops*

Date: January 26, February 9, February 23, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Organizer: Common Press, University of Pennsylvania

Location: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Workshop: Illuminated Whitman Verse Workshop

Date: January 26, 2019 | 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Arthur Ross Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania

Location: Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania

 

 

February

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Workshop: Whitman Community Print Night*

Date: January 17, January 31, February 7, February 21, March 14, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Common Press, University of Pennsylvania

Location: Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania

Workshop: Walt Whitman, From Photographs to Prints: A Series of Three Workshops *

Date: January 26, February 9, February 23, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Organizer: Common Press, University of Pennsylvania

Location: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Poetry: Annual High School Poetry Contest  

Date: February 1 – April 18, 2019

Organizer: Walt Whitman Association

Location: Online

Workshop: Specimen Days: Bird Drawing*

Date: February 2, 2019 | 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Organizer: John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge with support from Penn Program in Environmental Humanities

Location: John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum

Poetry: Five Up on Walt

Date: February 5, 2019 | 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Kelly Writer’s House, University of Pennsylvania

Exhibition: Writers Making Books

Date: February 5 – April 21, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Poetry: Philly Poetry Day — 100,000 Poets for Change

Date: February 6, 2019

Organizer: Poetry in Common

Location: Remote

Exhibition: Walt Whitman in His Time and Ours

Date: February 13 — June 14, 2019

Organizer: University of Delaware Special Collections and Museum Collections

Location: Morris Library, University of Delaware

Poetry: Write Like Walt Whitman

Date: February 19, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m

Organizer: Poetry in Common

Location: Green Line Café

Course: Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson

Date: February 21, March 21, April 18,

May 16, 2019 | 6:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Rosenbach

Exhibition: Whitman, Alabama

Date: February 23 – June 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Food/Drink: Birthday Cake Bake-Off*

Date: February 26, 2019| 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Organizer: Penn Libraries

Location: Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central

Exhibition: Opening Night Reception: Writers Making Books

Date: February 28, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Spruance Gallery, Arcadia University

 

 

March

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Workshop: Whitman Community Print Night*

Date: January 17, January 31, February 7, February 21, March 14, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Common Press, University of Pennsylvania

Location: Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania

Poetry: Annual High School Poetry Contest

Date: February 1 – April 18, 2019

Organizer: Walt Whitman Association

Location: Online

Exhibition: Writers Making Books

Date: February 5 – April 21, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Spruance Gallery, Arcadia University

Exhibition: Walt Whitman in His Time and Ours

Date: February 13 — June 14, 2019

Organizer: University of Delaware Special Collections and Museum Collections

Location: Morris Library, University of Delaware

Course: Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson

Date: February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, 2019 | 6:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Rosenbach

Exhibition: Whitman, Alabama

Date: February 23 – June 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Poetry: Montco Poets' Wordshop Reading

Date: March 10, 2019 | 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Organizer: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts & Montgomery County Poet Laureate Program

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Poetry: Whitman and the Beats

Date: March 19, 2019 | 6:00-8:00p.m.  Organizer: Poetry in Common & Green Line Café Poetry Series

Location: Green Line Café

Conference: Whitman at 200: Looking Back, Looking Forward*

Date: March 29, 2019 | 4:00-7:30 p.m.;

March 30, 2019 | 10:15 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

 

 

April

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Poetry: Annual High School Poetry Contest  

Date: February 1 – April 18, 2019

Organizer: Walt Whitman Association

Location: Online

Exhibition: Writers Making Books

Date: February 5 – April 21, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Spruance Gallery, Arcadia University

Exhibition: Walt Whitman in His Time and Ours

Date: February 13 — June 14, 2019

Organizer: University of Delaware Special Collections and Museum Collections

Location: Morris Library, University of Delaware

Course: Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson

Date: February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, 2019 | 6:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Rosenbach

Exhibition: Whitman, Alabama

Date: February 23 – June 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Poetry: Philly Loves Poetry, Philly Loves Whitman

Date: April 2, 2019 | 6:30 p.m

Organizer: PhillyCAM

Location: Broadcast on Comcast Cable 66/966HD/967, Verizon FIOS 29/30

Food & Drink: Art at Lunch

Date: April 3, 2019 | 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Poetry: Wednesday Nights: Kickoff to Poetry Month

Date: April 3, 2019 | 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Poetry: Friday Nights: Samantha Rise

Date: April 5, 2019 | 5:00-8:45 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Performance: David Scott Taylor as “The Good Gray Poet,” A Portrayal of Walt Whitman

Date: April 6, 2019 | 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Stratford Borough Library

Performance: Carol of Words: Walt Whitman in Song

Date: April 6, 2019 | 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Organizer: Lyric Fest

Location: Academy of Vocal Arts

Performance: Carol of Words: Walt Whitman in Song

Date: April 7, 2019 | 3:00-6:00 p.m.

Organizer: Lyric Fest & Haverford College

Location: Roberts Hall, Haverford College

Poetry: Drexel Celebrates Whitman at 200: PBQ Reading Series

Date: April 8, 2019 | 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Organizer: Drexel University

Location: Black Sheep Pub

Poetry: Friday Nights: Denison Witmer

Date: April 12, 2019 | 5:00-8:45 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Food & Drink: Shades of Whitman: A “Look-Alike” Contest*

Date: April 13, 2019 | 3:00-6:00 p.m.

Organizer: Penn Libraries

Location: Philadelphia Brewing Company

Workshop: Digital Nature Photography 101

Date: April 13, 2019 | 1:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Whitman Woods Project

Nature: Earth Month Clean-Up

Date: April 13, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Whitman Woods Project

Performance: Curt Cacioppo & Friends

Date: April 14, 2019 | 3:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Haverford College

Poetry: Philly Poetry Day – 100,000 Poets for Change

Date: April 20, 2019

Organizer: Poetry in Common

Location: Anywhere

Conference/Talk: Walt Whitman, Race, and American Politics with David Reynolds*

Date: April 23, 2019 | 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Conference/Talk: Drexel Celebrates Whitman at 200

Date: April 23 - 24, 2019 | 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Organizer: Drexel University

Location: Drexel University Bookstore

Poetry: Beat! Beat! Drums! A tribute to the poetry of Walt Whitman

Date: April 25, 2019 | 8:00-10:00 p.m.

Organizer: The Dead Bards of Philadelphia

Location: The Venice Island Performing Arts Center

Poetry: Final Friday: A Def Poetry Reunion presented by Danny Simmons

Date: April 26, 2019 | 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Poetry: Reading at Historic Whitman Farmhouse

Date: April 27, 2019 | 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Whitman Stafford House

Poetry: The Philadelphia Whitman Poetry Festival & Book Fair 2019

Date: April 28, 2019 | 12:00-5:00 p.m.

Organizer: Poetry in Common

Location: The Rotunda

Performance: Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Chorale

Date: April 28, 2019 | 3:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Haverford College

Poetry: Poets Invincible: South Jersey Poets Read and Respond*

Date: April 30, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Camden FireWorks Gallery

Location: Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

 

 

May

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Exhibition: Walt Whitman in His Time and Ours

Date: February 13 — June 14, 2019

Organizer: University of Delaware Special Collections and Museum Collections

Location: Morris Library, University of Delaware

Course: Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson

Date: February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, 2019 | 6:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Rosenbach

Exhibition: Whitman, Alabama

Date: February 23 – June 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Exhibition: Friendship and Fondness: Walt Whitman’s Appreciation of Ferries in Camden

Date: May 1 – June 1, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities

Exhibition: How Sweet the Silent Backward Tracings! Preserving the Memory of America’s Good Gray Poet through Materials, Meetings, and More

Date: May 1 – June 13, 2019

Organizer: The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities

Location: Paul Robeson Library, Rutgers University – Camden

Poetry: Poets Invincible: South Jersey Poets Read Whitman

Date: May 3, 2019 | 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Camden FireWorks Gallery

Exhibition: Multitudes: Walt Whitman at 200

Date: May 3 – September 1, 2019

Organizer: PAFA Youth Council

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Historic Landmark Building

Poetry: Walt Whitman in Philadelphia and Camden

Date: May 5, 2019 | 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Organizer: Moonstone Arts Center

Location: Fergie’s Pub

Poetry: Monday Poets | Whitman at 200: Art & Democracy, feat. Leonard Gontarek and poets from the Poetry in Common Workshop

Date: May 6, 2019 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central

Poetry: Philly Loves Poetry, Philly Loves Whitman

Date: May 7, 2019 | 6:30 p.m

Organizer: PhillyCAM

Location: Broadcast on Comcast Cable 66/966HD/967, Verizon FIOS 29/30

Poetry: We Sing the Body Electric: Queer Voices on Whitman

Date: May 8, 2019 | 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Organizer: Moveable Beats Reading Series – Philadelphia

Location: William Way LGBT Community Center

Conference/Talk: In the Artist’s Voice: Jennifer Crandall

Date: May 11, 2019 | 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Exhibition: Visual Democracy

Date: May 13 – July 12, 2019

Organizer: City of Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and Creative Economy

Location: Philadelphia City Hall

Food & Drink: Whitman at 200: A Tea Party with Pastry Chef Nick Malgieri*

Date: May 14, 2019 | 6:00 – 7:45 p.m.

Organizer: Culinary Literacy Center and Penn Libraries

Location: Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central

Poetry: Angles of Approach: Poets Respond to Whitman

Date: May 17, 2019 | 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Organizer& Location: Fleisher Art Memorial

Performance: New Songs of the Open Road*

Date: May 18, June 8, June 22, July 6, 2019

Organizer: Homer Jackson and Penn Libraries

Location: Multiple locations across Philadelphia

Exhibition: Opening Reception: Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking

Date: May 19, 2019 | 12:00-3:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Camden FireWorks Gallery

Poetry: Remembering Walt Whitman

Date: May 19, 2019 | 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Organizer: Moonstone Arts Center

Location: Fergie’s Pub

Poetry: Poets Invincible: South Jersey Poets Read and Respond

Date: May 21, 2019 | 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Camden FireWorks Gallery

Tour: Walt Whitman House Historic Site – Legacy Tours

Date: May 22-26; May 29 – June 2; June 5 – 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Walt Whitman House

Poetry: Women on Whitman

Date: May 23, 2019 | 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Organizer: Moveable Beats Reading Series, Philadelphia

Location: The Rotunda

Exhibition: Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking

Date: May 23-June 28, 2019

Organizer & Location: Camden FireWorks Gallery

Exhibition: When You Look on the River and Sky *

Date: May 25-September 3, 2019

Organizer: Spencer Finch Studio and Penn Libraries

Location: Delaware River Waterfront

Exhibition: Opening event for Whitman Vignettes: Camden and Philadelphia, featuring poet Michael Dickman*

Date: May 28, 2019 | 4:00-6:30 p.m.

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Performance: Contradict This! A Birthday Funeral for Heroes*

Dress Rehearsal Dates: May 28 & 29, 2019 | 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Performance Dates: May 31, June 1 & June 2 | 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Organizer: Bearded Ladies Cabaret and Penn Libraries

Location: Cherry Street Pier

Poetry: Walt Whitman Association 200th Birthday Celebration

Date: May 29, 2019 | 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Walt Whitman House

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden

Lecture: Walt Whitman in Camden and Philadelphia

Date: May 29, 2019 | 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Friends in the City, Philadelphia City Institute

Tour: Walt Whitman House Historic Site – Legacy Tours

Date: May 29-31, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Walt Whitman House

Exhibition: Whitman Vignettes: Camden and Philadelphia*

Date: May 29-August 8, 2019

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Performance: Singing Whitman: Songs from the Drinker Collection

Date: May 30, 2019 | 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Rosenbach

Performance: Patti Smith & Jesse Paris Smith: Whitman at 200*

Date: May 30, 2019

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Exhibition: Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul

Date: May 30-December 7, 2019

Organizer: Rutgers University-Camden

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden

Poetry: We Contain Multitudes: Celebrating Walt Whitman’s 200th Birthday with Poetry, Song, and Cake*

Date: May 31, 2019 | 11:00a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Location: Philadelphia City Hall

Poetry: The City of Camden Celebrates America’s “Poet of Democracy”: In Honor of Walt Whitman’s 200th Birthday

Date: May 31, 2019 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Organizer: City of Camden and Walt Whitman House

Location: 328 Mickle Street, Camden, NJ

Exhibition: Opening Reception: The Clay Studio Graduate Student Biennial: Focus on Walt Whitman

Date: May 31, 2019 | 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Clay Studio

 

 

June

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Exhibition: Walt Whitman in His Time and Ours

Date: February 13 — June 14, 2019

Organizer: University of Delaware Special Collections and Museum Collections

Location: Morris Library, University of Delaware

Exhibition: Whitman, Alabama

Date: February 23 – June 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Exhibition: How Sweet the Silent Backward Tracings! Preserving the Memory of America’s Good Gray Poet through Materials, Meetings, and More

Date: May 1 – June 13, 2019

Organizer: The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities

Location: Paul Robeson Library, Rutgers University – Camden

Exhibition: Multitudes: Walt Whitman at 200

Date: May 3 – September 1, 2019

Organizer: PAFA Youth Council

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Historic Landmark Building

Exhibition: Visual Democracy

Date: May 13 – July 12, 2019

Organizer: City of Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and Creative Economy

Location: Philadelphia City Hall

Performance: New Songs of the Open Road*

Date: May 18, June 8, June 22, July 6, 2019

Organizer: Homer Jackson and Penn Libraries

Location: Multiple locations across Philadelphia

Tour: Walt Whitman House Historic Site – Legacy Tours

Date: May 22-26; May 29 – June 2; June 5 – 9, 2019

Organizer & Location: Walt Whitman House

Exhibition: Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking

Date: May 23-June 28, 2019

Organizer & Location: Camden FireWorks Gallery

Exhibition: When You Look on the River and Sky *

Date: May 25-September 3, 2019

Organizer: Spencer Finch Studio and Penn Libraries

Location: Delaware River Waterfront

Performance: Contradict This! A Birthday Funeral for Heroes *

Dress Rehearsal Dates: May 28 & 29, 2019 | 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Performance Dates: May 31, June 1 & June 2| 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Organizer: Bearded Ladies Cabaret and Penn Libraries

Location: Cherry Street Pier

Exhibition: Whitman Vignettes: Camden and Philadelphia *

Date: May 29-August 8, 2019

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul

Date: May 30-December 7, 2019

Organizer: Rutgers University-Camden

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden

Poetry: WaltFEST 2019

Date: June 1, 2019 | 3:00 p.m.

Organizer: Laurel Springs Green & Whitman Stafford Committee

Location: Whitman Stafford House

Exhibition: The Clay Studio Graduate Student Biennial: Focus on Walt Whitman

Date: June 1-July 20, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Clay Studio

Exhibition: The Artist, the Poet and the Centaur

Date: June 1-September 1, 2019

Organizer & Location: Wharton Esherick Museum

Performance: “Walt, the Ferry’s Back!”: A Tribute to the Good Grey Poet, Walt Whitman, and the City of Camden

Date: June 2, 2019| 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Organizer & Location: The Waterfront South Theatre

Installation/Performance: RiverRoad*

Date: June 4-5, 2019 | 8:00-9:00 p.m.; 10:00-11:00 p.m.

Organizer: Carolyn & John Phillips, in collaboration with James Osby Gwathney Jr.

Location: South of the Ferry Dock at Penn’s Landing

Tour: Walt Whitman House Historic Site – Legacy Tours

Date: June 5-9, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: Walt Whitman House

Exhibition: Opening Reception: Encounters with Whitman: A Photography and Video Exhibition

Date: June 7, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Casa de Duende & Da Vinci Art Alliance

Location: Da Vinci Art Alliance

Exhibition: Encounters with Whitman: A Photography and Video Exhibition

Date: June 8-June 17, 2019

Organizer: Casa de Duende & Da Vinci Art Alliance

Location: Da Vinci Art Alliance

Performance: Singing Whitman Part II: Songs from the Drinker Collection

Date: June 10, 2019 | 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Organizer: The Rosenbach

Location: Parkway Central Library

Lecture: Unexpected Fruits: The Strange Legacy of Walt Whitman's Autopsy

Date: June 12, 2019 | 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Organizer & Location: College of Physicians

Performance: Oscar Visits Walt

Date: June 14-15, 2019 | 7:00-9:30 p.m.

June 16, 2019 | 2:00-4:30 p.m.

Organizer: Cabaret Vérité & Philly AIDS Thrift 

Location: Giovanni’s Room Bookstore

Performance: Songs of Myself Animation

Date: June 19, 2019 | 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Organizer: Mural Arts Philadelphia

Location: Whitman Library - Free Library of Philadelphia

 

July

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Exhibition: Multitudes: Walt Whitman at 200

Date: May 3 – September 1, 2019

Organizer: PAFA Youth Council

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Historic Landmark Building

Exhibition: Visual Democracy

Date: May 13 – July 12, 2019

Organizer: City of Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and Creative Economy

Location: Philadelphia City Hall

Performance: New Songs of the Open Road*

Date: May 18, June 8, June 22, July 6, 2019

Organizer: Homer Jackson and Penn Libraries

Location: Multiple locations across Philadelphia

Exhibition: When You Look on the River and Sky*

Date: May 25-September 3, 2019

Organizer: Spencer Finch Studio and Penn Libraries

Location: Delaware River Waterfront

Exhibition: Whitman Vignettes: Camden and Philadelphia*

Date: May 29-August 8, 2019

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul

Date: May 30–December 7, 2019

Organizer: Rutgers University-Camden

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden

Exhibition: The Clay Studio Graduate Student Biennial: Focus on Walt Whitman

Date: June 1–July 20, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Clay Studio

Exhibition: The Artist, the Poet and the Centaur

Date: June 1–September 1, 2019

Organizer & Location: Wharton Esherick Museum

 

August

Exhibition: Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia

Date: January 2 – August 15, 2019

Organizer & Location: Mütter Museum

Exhibition: Multitudes: Walt Whitman at 200

Date: May 3 – September 1, 2019

Organizer: PAFA Youth Council

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Historic Landmark Building

Exhibition: When You Look on the River and Sky*

Date: May 25-September 3, 2019

Organizer: Spencer Finch Studio and Penn Libraries

Location: Delaware River Waterfront

Exhibition: Whitman Vignettes: Camden and Philadelphia*

Date: May 29-August 8, 2019

Organizer: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Location: Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, University of Pennsylvania

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul

Date: May 30-December 7, 2019

Organizer: Rutgers University-Camden

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden

Exhibition: The Artist, the Poet and the Centaur

Date: June 1-September 1, 2019

Organizer & Location: Wharton Esherick Museum

 

September

Exhibition: Multitudes: Walt Whitman at 200

Date: May 3 – September 1, 2019

Organizer: PAFA Youth Council

Location: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Historic Landmark Building

Exhibition: When You Look on the River and Sky*

Date: May 25-September 3, 2019

Organizer: Spencer Finch Studio and Penn Libraries

Location: Delaware River Waterfront

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul

Date: May 30-December 7, 2019

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden

Organizer: Rutgers University-Camden

Exhibition: The Artist, the Poet and the Centaur

Date: June 1-September 1, 2019

Organizer & Location: Wharton Esherick Museum

Exhibition: Walt Whitman: The Commercialization of his Name, Poetry, and Image in Modern Society

Date: September 4 - November 25, 2019

Organizer & Location: Camden County Historical Society

Exhibition: Keith Carter Photographs the Walt Whitman Archive

Date: September 12 - November 16, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Print Center

Exhibition: Group Exhibition - Exploring Art and Democracy

Date: September 12 - November 16, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Print Center

 
 

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Walt Whitman: The Commercialization of his Name, Poetry, and Image in Modern Society

Date: September 4 - November 25, 2019

Organizer & Location: Camden County Historical Society

Exhibition: Keith Carter Photographs the Walt Whitman Archive

Date: September 12 - November 16, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Print Center

Exhibition: Group Exhibition - Exploring Art and Democracy

Date: September 12 - November 16, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Print Center

Exhibition: Voyages by Road and Sea: Philadelphia Perspectives of Walt Whitman and Herman Melville

Date: October, 2019 (opening TBD)

Organizer & Location: Free Library of Philadelphia

October

 

November

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29-December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Walt Whitman: The Commercialization of his Name, Poetry, and Image in Modern Society

Date: September 4 - November 25, 2019

Organizer & Location: Camden County Historical Society

Exhibition: Keith Carter Photographs the Walt Whitman Archive

Date: September 12 - November 16, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Print Center

Exhibition: Group Exhibition - Exploring Art and Democracy

Date: September 12 - November 16, 2019

Organizer & Location: The Print Center

 

 

December

Exhibition: Spencer Finch

Date: May 29 - December 15, 2019

Organizer: Arcadia Exhibitions

Location: Arcadia University, Spruance Galleries

Exhibition: Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul

Date: May 30 - December 7, 2019

Organizer: Rutgers University-Camden

Location: Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University-Camden