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.

List is current as of March, 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 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

Poetry: Angles of Approach: Poets Respond to Whitman

Date: May 10, 2019 | 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Organizer& Location: Fleisher Art Memorial

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

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 - 3:30pm

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: Penn’s Landing Ferry Dock

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

 

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