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Top Abstract Art Exhibits In Philadelphia

Many abstract artists use shapes and geometrical patterns to express a feeling or subject which in turn may lead to a wider variety of interpretations . You can find a variety of work which is unique and inspiring right here in Philadelphia. Here are the top five places to view and or purchase abstract art in Philly.

08/17/2015

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‘Discovering The Impressionists’ Now On Display At Philadelphia Museum Of Art

Joe Rishel, senior curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, gives an overview of the exhibition.

08/08/2015

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Art Splash At Philadelphia Museum Of Art This Summer

By RJ McKay  PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Emily Schreiner, associate curator of education for family and community learning at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, discusses Art Splash, going on at the museum this summer.   “Art […]

08/01/2015

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Phila. Art Museum Readies New Exhibit of Impressionism

“Discovering the Impressionists” is a breathtaking display of works by Monet, Renoir, Manet, and others.

06/18/2015

(Mayor Nutter greets Saint-Gobain CEO John Crowe, left, on terrace of Musuem of Art during a press conference about an upcoming exhibit on Eakins Oval, behind them.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

A Company Celebrates 350 Years of Manufacturing With Philadelphia Exhibition

Saint-Gobain has its North American headquarters in Valley Forge, soon to relocate in Malvern.

05/21/2015

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Inside Out: Phila. Museum Of Art To Display Reproductions Of Artworks In Neighborhoods Throughout The Region

If the paintings grab your attention, but look a bit out of place, that’s the point.

05/08/2015

The Philadelphia Museum of Art held a special ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night to unveil a new exhibit. (credit: Dan Wing/KYW)

‘Ink And Gold’ Exhibition Winding Down At The PMA

The Kano school of painting dominated Japanese art for nearly four centuries, but few Americans are familiar with the works produced for Shogun castles and temples through the late 1800s.

05/02/2015

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Top Spots For The Whole Family To Do Arts & Crafts In Philadelphia

Arts and crafts are a superb way to unlock spectacular worlds of wonder and beauty that you and your children can explore together. Here are five places in and around Philadelphia where you can experience this extraordinary bonding magic.

05/01/2015

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‘Ink And Gold: Art Of The Kano’ Opens Final Presentation Of Works At Phila. Museum Of Art

KYW’s Pat Loeb reports the final part of the three-cycle show has just opened.

04/15/2015

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Five Must-See Museums In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a veritable treasure trove of museums, with a seemingly endless supply of galleries, special exhibits, historic buildings and conservatories to explore.

03/28/2015

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Thousands Expected At Philly’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Today will mark Philadelphia’s 245th annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade.

03/15/2015

The Reading Terminal Market. (File photo by KYW's Jay Lloyd)

24 Hours In Philadelphia

One could easily spend days — even weeks — exploring and taking in all that Philadelphia has to offer, but if time is limited, there are a few sights and experiences that simply can’t be missed.

02/28/2015

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‘Represent: 200 Years Of African American Art’

John Vick, Project Assistant Curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Organizing Curator of “Represent, 200 Years of African American Art”, currently on display, gives a brief preview.

02/14/2015

The Philadelphia Museum of Art held a special ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night to unveil a new exhibit. (credit: Dan Wing/KYW)

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrates Opening Of Ink And Gold: Art Of The Kano At The Phila. Museum Of Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art held a special ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night to unveil a new exhibit. Ink and Gold: Art of the Kano is the largest collection of Kano art ever assembled in the United States.

02/12/2015

(Left:  Berthe-Marie-Pauline Morisot, "Young Girl with Basket," 1892. Right:  Camille Pissarro, "Avenue de l'Opéra: Morning Sunshine," 1898.  Images provided by Phila. Museum of Art)

Philadelphia Art Museum Gifted Five Outstanding French Impressionist Paintings

Two Pissarro landscapes, with their exquisite use of color, and Morisot’s famous painting of a young girl are now on permanent display at the museum thanks to a local family with a deep passion for art.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/08/2015

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