Philadelphia Mural Arts Program
At nearly four stories tall, the mural of Robeson faces west on Chestnut Street near 45th, just across the street from the high school that bears his name.
October is Mural Arts Month in Philadelphia.
The ambitious Philly Painting project is sponsored by the city’s Mural Arts Program. It’s part of a $3.5 million makeover that city officials planned for the once-thriving commercial strip in Germantown.
On the eve of this weekend’s “Roots Picnic” the band was honored by the Philadelphia Mural Arts program Thursday during the organization’s largest fundraiser of the year.
Philadelphia’s Poet Laureate and the creator of Philadelphia‘s unique Mural Arts program have joined their passions and talents for peace, using haiku poetry as the medium on murals in the inner city.
Philadelphia’s Mural Arts Program’s latest project, titled, “Finding the Light Within,” sheds light on the issue of suicide among minority youth.
Some of the non-profits in Philadelphia are offering hand made gift ideas with the proceeds going straight back into community programs.
Walking around in the heat of summer could make one thirsty. Kyw’s John McDevitt reports on a popular center city walking tour that incorporates art and ale into its route.
The building-sized murals throughout Philadelphia tell the story of the city in pictures. But,like the city,the murals are changing with a 21st century twist. As the city evolves, so does the art.
The Philadelphia Mural Arts Program is launching an African-American mural tour later this month.
What better place is there for a mural arts studio than at the Gallery? No, not A gallery, THE Gallery at Market East in Center City.
Jane Golden, Director of the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program discusses the interesting events planned for October as the City celebrates Mural Arts Month.