Philadelphia Is Using Art As New Weapon In War Against LitterA joint effort between the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and the Streets Department is looking to make sure more garbage, ends up in trash cans, by making them visually stimulating.
Philadelphia Ranks Among Top American Cities For Street ArtAccording to Thrillist, Philadelphia is among the top cities in the United States for street art.
Philadelphia Mural Arts Program Teams Up With The Eagles For New MuralJane Golden, executive director of the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, says the new mural replaces one that was there previously.
Billboard Project Teams Up Older and Younger LGBT PhiladelphiansThe yearlong collaboration between members of the Attic Youth Center and seniors from the LGBT-oriented John C. Anderson Apartments produced a series of photos that focus on faces, with eyes open and closed.
Segway Tourism Company Adding a Philadelphia Murals TourAn Old City company that specializes in Segway tours is now offering visitors a look at the city's world-famous murals.
Some South Philly Music Legends Contribute To New Mural ProjectFrankie Avalon has kicked in $5,000 for a replacement for a decaying mural honoring South Philadelphia entertainers.
Exelon, PECO Donate $500,000 To Enhance STEM Education At 2 West Phila. SchoolsThe grant to Drexel University will support the development of science, technology, engineering, and math courses at the McMichael School, 36th and Fairmount, and the Powel School, 36th and Powelton.
Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program Goes Interactive With Its Newest ArtworksThe city's renowned Mural Arts Program is working with fourteen well-known artists on a series of works that interract with the viewing public.
Group Aims To Keep South Philly Entertainers' Mural From Fading Into OblivionAn effort is underway to keep one of the Mural Arts Program's most iconic works, in the heart of South Philadelphia, from disappearing forever.
Mural Arts Program Opens New Tour Office on Broad Street, Adjacent to Academy of Fine Arts"It's not only a new home but it's a new chapter of collaboration with the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts," noted Joan Reilly (center), chief operation officer of Mural Arts.
Google Helps Philadelphia Mural Arts Program Preserve Trove of Its Works OnlineIt's the latest addition to the online Google Cultural Institute, an effort by the digital info company to capture significant artworks for all the world to share.
At 41st & Lancaster, An Artist Enclave Aimed at Lifting the Surrounding Community"It is based on the theory that artists can revitalize a corridor," says Mural Arts executive director Jane Golden. "They are unlike anyone else when it to comes to building a life and spirit in a community."
Community Invited To Help Paint Mural In Center CityThe city’s Mural Arts Program is teaming up with Shake Shack for the first ever community “Paint Day.”
In West Phila., Multimedia Arts Project Focuses on Youth HomelessnessLocated near 41st Street and Lancaster Avenue, Journey2Home is the culmination of two years of workshops with youung people experiencing housing insecurity.
Three People Leading The Green Movement In PhiladelphiaPaving the way for green living in Philadelphia and surrounding areas, these three individuals volunteer their time and share their knowledge with others in support of a more sustainable community.