Exersus II: Esther McCoy & Anne Tyng
Saturday, March 24, 2pm. Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, 118 S. 36th Street. Celebrate the East of Borneo’s publication Piecing Together Los Angeles: An Esther McCoy Reader, a collection of McCoy’s writings about modernism in Southern California, with ICA Senior Curator Ingrid Schaffner, editor Susan Morgan, artist Thomas Lawson, architect Peter de Bretteville, and Architectural Archives curator William Whitaker. And enjoy ICA’s new exhbition catalogue, Anne Tyng: Inhabiting Geometry, which expores the role of geometry in Tyng’s design work. Tyng passed away in December 2011. Free.
Closes March 25. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Perelman Building, Fairmount and Pennsylvania avenues. This weekend the is your last chance to see the PMA’s Zaha Hadid exhibit Form in Motion. The exhibit focuses not on her architecture but her experimental product design – from a prototype car to crystal jewelry. Included with museum admission. Adults: $8 for Perelman Building, $16 for Main Building and Perelman Building.