By RJ McKay
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Anna Marley, Curator of Historical American Art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, explained what visitors can expect to see at the Artist’s Garden, going on now through May 24th.READ MORE: Double Shooting Leaves Man, Woman Dead In Philadelphia's Fairhill Section, Police Say
“When you come visit this exhibition in our beautiful, jewel-like 19th century building, you’ll see over 90 works of art from sculptors, painters, people working in stain glass, on paper, and you’ll see living gardens of plants as well, all in our beautiful skylight galleries,” Marley said.READ MORE: Donald Grier, Arrested, Charged With First-Degree Murder In Connection To Triple Homicide In Townsend, New Castle County, Police Say
She also discussed the idea behind the Artist’s Garden exhibit:
“So I started getting interested in architecture and gardens and suburban development, and the connections between that and American Impressionism.”MORE NEWS: Police Identify Man Killed In North Philadelphia Hit-And-Run As 64-Year-Old Raymond Hodgins
For more information, visit: www.pafa.org.