Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Top Attractions For Art Lovers In Philadelphia

There are plenty of opportunities in the city of Philadelphia to enjoy art from museums to galleries to public art spaces. Here are five of the top attractions for art lovers in Philly.

05/30/2014

(Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Museums In Philadelphia Offering Free Admission Sunday

Several museums in Philadelphia will offer free admission to the public this Sunday as part of the Association of Art Museum Directors’ (AAMD) Art Museum Day, which coincides with International Museum Day.

05/15/2014

(One gallery of the PAFA student exhibition.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Top Date Ideas For Art Lovers In Philadelphia

Whether you love paintings, sculptures or music and murals, here are some of the top places you can visit in Philly.

04/08/2014

(Credit: Steve Tawa)

Blooming Presentations Sit Next To Art Masterpieces At PAFA

The galleries of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts are “bursting into bloom” now through this Sunday.

04/04/2014

"East Wind Over Weehawken," by Edward Hopper.  Image provided by PAFA)

Pa. Academy of Fine Arts Hopes For $22 Million+ In Sale of Hopper Painting

The artwork, a 1934 streetscape called “East Wind Over Weehawken,” goes up for auction in December.

08/28/2013

Anne Bryan

Hundreds Gather To Mourn Death Of Building Collapse Victim

A memorial service was held Sunday night for 24-year-old Anne Bryan, who was among the six people who died last week in a building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets.

06/09/2013

(Eric Fischl with painting titled the bed chair, the sitter dated 2000) (credit: KYW's Cherri Gregg.)

New Exhibit Opens At Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts opens a new exhibit on Friday showcasing colorful and provocative works by figurative painter Eric Fischl.

06/28/2012

(City officials, tourism leaders, and leaders of city arts institutions unveil the new logo for the city's marketing campaign.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Philadelphia’s New Tourism Marketing Campaign Targets ‘Culture Vultures’

In advance of the mid-May opening of the Barnes Foundation Museum on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the City of Philadelphia and city tourism officials are launching a new arts marketing campaign.

01/12/2012

(Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Paint Torch Sculpture Lights Lenfest Plaza For The First Time

To celebrate its opening at Broad and Cherry Streets in Center City, PAFA lit the Paint Torch at sunset for the first time.

10/02/2011

Art Speaks

Art Speaks is an opportunity for every single fourth grader in the Philadelphia public schools to travel to major art museums as part of their curriculum.

12/28/2010

PAFA dates back to 1791, making it the oldest operating art school and museum in the United States. (Credit: www.pafa.org)

A Guide To Philadelphia Art Schools

While cheesesteaks may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Philadelphia’s claim to fame, art schools could be the next runner up.

10/09/2010

Art Museum

A Guide To Museums In Philadelphia

If you are a museum buff, then Philadelphia is the place to be! The City of Brotherly Love offers a wide variety of museums for everyone to enjoy.

CBS Philly–01/18/2010

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