A Montgomery County writer’s exploration of his family history echoes that of many Philadelphians only a generation or two removed from the “old country.”
The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife is giving the Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art, in Chadds Ford, $15 million, plus about half his art collection and a 900-acre estate in western Pennsylvania.
In his will, Richard Mellon Scaife left his own extensive art collection to two museums in Pennsylvania — the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art outside Philadelphia and the Westmoreland Museum of American Art near Pittsburgh.
UArts faculty member Josh Lawrence is among the performers at the eighth annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival, coming up Saturday, July 19th, 2014.
The 22nd annual Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Art Festival is underway.
The Starship Enterprise docks at the Mann Center Thursday, July 31st for a special screening of “Star Trek: Into Darkness.”
KYW’s Pat Loeb reports the statue has been re-gilded to a glowing gold.
This year, for the first time ever, the first concert of the series will be free for military personnel, police, and firefighters.
The Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Art Festival returns for its 22nd year, July 12th and 13th.
Author Elizabeth Mitchell says the iconic statue’s hand and torch made a trip to Philadelphia in 1876 to help raise fund for the project’s completion.
Thanks to Mother Nature, the Philly Pops orchestra held its traditional Fourth of July holiday concert indoors at the Kimmel Center last night, instead of the usual spot outside Independence Hall.
A New York playwright has embarked on a two-year collaboration with an unlikely partner — the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
A new social series all about art in Philadelphia will be taking over Instagram each day this summer.
To instill art appreciation in its youngest visitors, the folks at the Philadelphia Museum of Art are inviting children to participate in their summer programs.
It’s not easy to find a summer getaway spot in the Pocono Mountains that doesn’t ring with the enthusiastic sound of children. But recently, we discovered one.