Philadelphia About To Lose Iconic Piece Of Street ArtA famous Girl Scout mural at Broad and Callowhill Streets will soon be covered up by new construction.
Mural Arts Comes To The Fillmore PhillyPhiladelphia’s newest music venue unveiled a new partnership with The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and a new mural adorning its exterior.
Large-Scale Mural Arts Project Aims To Catch Rail Commuters’ AttentionVisual artist Katharina Grosse and her team used her signature spray-paint technique to spread intense color at 7 sites she calls 'psychylustro.'
Art Student Wins Competition For Philadelphia's New Manhole CoversThe Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and the Philadelphia Water Department announced the winner of the city's first "Medallion and Manhole Cover Competition" on Friday afternoon. The winning design will be used on new manholes placed all across the city, and to help identify green infrastructure tools.
Eagles Members Use Paintbrushes To Breathe New Life Into North Phila. SchoolThe Eagles Youth Partnership event put Eagles next to young eagles fans in rehabilitating Prince Hall Elementary.
Paul Robeson Mural Restored, Rededicated on Activist's 115th BirthdayAt 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.
Philadelphia Celebrates Mural Arts October is Mural Arts Month in Philadelphia.
Artists Make Over Blighted Philly StorefrontsThe 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.
Roots Honored By Philadelphia Mural Arts Program At Annual Wall Ball 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.
Expressing Peace In Art And PoetryPhiladelphia’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.
Mural Sheds Light On Suicide Rates Among MinoritiesPhiladelphia's Mural Arts Program's latest project, titled, "Finding the Light Within," sheds light on the issue of suicide among minority youth.
Creative Gifts That Give Back Some of the non-profits in Philadelphia are offering hand made gift ideas with the proceeds going straight back into community programs.
A New Popular Walking Tour Hits Center CityWalking 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.
Modern Murals Display South Philadelphia LifeThe 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.
Black History Showcased Through Philadelphia Mural TourThe Philadelphia Mural Arts Program is launching an African-American mural tour later this month.