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.
At Weapons Trial of Philadelphia Artist, Investigator Describes Encounter With Bomb MaterialsDetective Timothy Brooks, an explosives expert, decribed the bloody scene near where a device exploded in the hand of defendant Douglas Ferrin.
Top Museum Gift Shops In PhiladelphiaStop at one of the many gift shops in our suggested Philadelphia museums and pick up a memento to bring home.
What's Cooking on 1060: Wine, Cappelletti, and GingerbreadA new restaurant, a wine auction for charity, and a display of gingerbread houses to get you in the mood for the holidays!
Famed Movie Director David Lynch Visits His Former Philadelphia Art School"I always say, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is my biggest influence," Lynch noted as he visited his alma mater, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Positively Philadelphia: Our City's Small, Hidden StreetsThe Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia offers walking tours of neighborhoods and neighborhood architecture all over the area, pointing out things you probably would have missed on your own.
Pa. Academy of Fine Arts' Student Showcase Shows Array of Media, Styles"This is a place where you can find extraordinarily hip and avant-garde and brand-new art being made right next to some amazingly traditional painters and sculptors," says the school's dean.
Huge and Cartoonish, Sculpture Stops 30th St. Train Riders In Their TracksCommuters weren't sure what to make of it.
Bucks County Artists Show Off Work At Philadelphia ‘Trunk Show’Two Bucks County artists will have their work featured at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts "Trunk Show" on Sunday, March 10th from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Positively Philadelphia: More Unique Local Holiday Gift IdeasIf you're looking for unique holiday gifts for someone special, take a peek at what our local museum gift shops have to offer.
Positively Philadelphia: Show Set For Groundbreaking Women's Art CollectionMuseums from all over the country wanted this upcoming exhibit, but the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia was chosen.
Exhibit 'Lost Dreams On Canvas' No Longer At PAFAAn anti-violence art project, long housed at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, has been kicked out and left in limbo.
Painter Henry Tanner's Work On Display At Pennsylvania Academy Of Fine ArtsThis gifted African-American painter, born and raised in North Philadelphia abd trained by Thomas Eakins, had to move to France to make a living as an artist.
Lenfest Plaza's Paint Torch Sculpture Erected Saturday In Center CityThe Lenfest Plaza, a public space in-between the two buildings of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts on North Broad, has been in the works for over a decade now.