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In the Media

Each exhibition hosted in the Leonard Pearlstein Gallery grabs media attention from various news outlets. Below are news articles written about recent exhibitions.


6/6/2019 - 24 Exciting LGBTQ Events In Philadelphia This Summer


2/28/19 - How One Woman Expanded a Philadelphia-based Black Film Festival to the International Stage

James Galanos: Design Integrity

10/19/18 - James Galanos Designer Retrospective Exhibition Opens in Philadelphia

11/6/18 - James Galanos and the Integrity of 20th Century Fashion

11/10/18 - 'James Galanos Design Integrity' Review: The West Coast King of Fashion

Bob Gruen: ROCKERS  

04/23/17 - Legendary rock photographer has an eye-popping show at Drexel

04/19/17 - “ROCKERS” exhibit at Drexel is CAN’T MISS

03/29/17 - Rock and Roll photographer Bob Gruen opens “ROCKERS” exhibit at Pearlstein Gallery

125 Years: Drexel & the City  

02/20/17 - Drexel University’s Westphal College presents 125 Years: Drexel & the City

01/04/17 - Pearlstein Gallery Celebrates 125 Years with ‘Drexel & the City’ Exhibition

Caroline Lathan- Stiefel: Warp + Weft 

11/07/16 - Drexel’s Pearlstein Gallery presents Caroline Lathan-Stiefel’s Warp + Weft

08/31/16 - Leonard Pearlstein Gallery Announces New Fall Exhibition: ‘Warp + Weft’ – Work by Caroline Lathan-Stiefel

Philly Radness: A Motion Responsive Pop-up Skatepark exhibition news articles

04/08/16 - At Drexel, it's an art gallery and interactive skate park

04/04/16 - Drexel's Newest Art Installation Transforms a Gallery Into a Wicked Cool Skatepark 

03/06/16 - New art exhibit at Drexel University to double as skatepark

02/25/16 - Drexel Gallery Transforms into Motion Responsive Pop-Up Skateboard Park

Jesse Krimes: Deus ex Machina exhibition news articles

01/14/16 - Mural Arts Program review of Jesse Krimes: Deus ex Machina

01/12/16 - Jesse Krimes: From making soap art in prison, to gallery exhibitions

12/16/16 - Philadelphia Artist Jesse Krimes' First Solo Exhibition of New Work Since Returning from Prison on Display at Drexel

Immortal Beauty: Highlights from the Robert & Penny Fox Costume Collection exhibition news articles

10/26/15 - The Wall Street Journal review of Immortal Beauty

10/21/15 - Artblog review of Immortal Beauty

10/02/15 - Drexel University Debuts 'Immortal Beauty' Fashion Exhibit In Philadelphia

09/30/15 - Centuries of Fashion on display at Immortal Beauty

Lauren Fensterstock exhibition news articles

08/06/15 - The Art Blog: Forays and Follies - Lauren Fensterstock

07/24/15 - inLiquid: Taking Stock of Lauren Fensterstock

Chakaia Booker: Are we there yet? 

02/22/15 - Galleries: Chakaia Booker’s tire art from the mean streets

01/07/15 - Recycled Tires Become Beautiful Sculptures that Explore Race, Gender, and more in new exhibition

01/16/15 - Chakaia Booker reveals recycled tires art exhibition in URBN.

Ray Barks: Storylines

03/11/15 - Renowned International Artist Ray Bartkus Exhibits at Drexel

04/21/15 - Ray Bartkus’ Storylines at Drexel’s Pearlstein Gallery

Bill Walton: Artist to Artist exhibition news articles

11/16/14 - Galleries: Two sculptors are given their due

11/08/14 - a little to see, a lot to like

10/17/14 - Gallery honors late artist Bill Walton

09/15/14 - Drexel Exhibits Works by Beloved Late Philadelphia Artist Bill Walton, Shared by Fellow Artists

Splice dance program exhibition news articles

09/23/14 - Fringe Festival: Leah Stein's "Splice" Site-specific dance: transformative for all ages

09/22/14 - Leah Stein Dance Company's "Splice"

09/18/14 - Roller Coaster-Like Sculpture at Drexel Inspires Leah Stein Dance Company's Fringe Festival Performance

09/05/14 - FringeArts: World Premiere of Splice Site-Specific Performance at Leonard Pearlstein Gallery, Drexel University

Jeremy Holmes exhibition news articles

09/03/14 - Convergence: Jeremy Holmes challenges elemental forces at Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

08/12/14 - Philadelphia Inquirer covers convergence installation at Drexel University

08/06/14 - Jeremy Holmes: The lure of lumber

08/05/14 - Art aplenty in August

07/21/14 - Installation Artist Jeremy Holmes Makes Philadelphia Debut with his Largest Abstract Wood Sculpture Yet