Art

Festivals

Fall for the Arts Festival

Avenue to be transformed into outdoor marketplace for Fall for the Arts Festival

Parks

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Stoops temporarily replace park benches at Philly's Washington Square

Food & Drink

Starr Restaurants - Parc

Rittenhouse Park restaurants will expand outdoor seating to the street during fine arts show

Travel

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Visit Philly enlists Roots MC for travel campaign marketed toward African-American tourists

Parties

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Atlas Obscura and Laurel Hill Cemetery present 'Into the Veil'

Murals

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Three years later, new Coltrane mural fills vacancy of previously destroyed tribute

Public Art

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Mural Arts installs Afro pick sculpture near divisive Rizzo statue

Fringearts

Fringe Fest 2017

Fringe Fest 2017 nestles on the notions of home, family and comfort

Fringearts

Worktable

'Worktable' gives Fringe Fest lovers the permission – and the tools – to break s**t

Art

Raccoon mural

Online fundraiser wants Philly mural of raccoon eating pretzel

Medical Schools

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Study finds Philly medical students benefit from art observation

Free

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens

How to score free admission to Philadelphia's Magic Gardens in September

Art

Questioning Whiteness

New Philly art installation asks: 'What does it mean to be white?'

Culture

Cuba: beauty and Sadness exhibit

Local gallery to showcase photos from Cuba

Odd News

Golden Toilet

Go ahead, take a poop in this golden toilet

Art

Museum Art On Bikes

Philly's bike-share program to 'peddle' museum's fine artworks

Tattoos

Cremation tats

Ashes to ink: people are getting their dead loved ones tattooed on them – literally

Police

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In a high-tech world, composite sketches still helping police put a face on crime

Entertainment

Britain Van Gogh Livestream

Virtual exhibit brings Van Gogh's 'Sunflowers' from Philly, across world together for first time

Shopping

Collector's Sale

Millennials invited to shop The Collector's Sale instead of 'the ubiquitous Scandinavian flat-packed home store'

Art

Artist uses Iraq refugees, war veterans in radio project

Restaurants

The Palm

Where are they now? The Palm's caricatures

Odd News

Spain Dali

Exhumation of Dali's remains finds his mustache still intact

Art

Naked boy and horses painting

Can you solve the mystery of the Philly painting of two horses and a naked boy?

Entertainment

Lowrider Art

Museum exhibits lowrider cars, the artwork they've inspired

Parks

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The Oval expands this season, adding art installation to pop-up

Shopping

Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Arts Festival

Around 250 artists participating in 25th Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Arts Festival

Art Exhibit

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Philly artist creates giant, interactive boom box to inspire city's youth

Entertainment

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'Broad City' star welcomes Questlove on ‘A Piece of Work’ podcast

Art

"Threading Water"

Artists turn everyday objects into art for New Jersey exhibit

Art Exhibits

Andrew Wyeth

Brandywine River Museum celebrates the centennial of Andrew Wyeth

Arts & Culture

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Enjoy boardwalk activities at Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Doctor Is Out

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Away from the ER, pediatrician brushes up on dream pursuit

Art

An excerpt from "Long/Gone."

Storybook art unraveled from a single cut of paper in 'Long/Gone'

Social Media

Mirror Maze

Franklin Institute's 'Mirror Maze' is Philadelphia's most grammable exhibit

Exhibits

Stone Harbor gallery will feature Dr. Seuss' secret sculptures for limited time

Philly Beer Week

Art on Beer

Art on Beer: How five artists create beer labels

Museums

Art Splash at PMA

View wildlife photos from National Geographic photographer at Philadelphia Museum of Art

Festivals

Manayunk Arts Festival

Nearly 300 artists to showcase work at 2017 Manayunk Arts Festival

First Friday

 "Untitled" by Emily Townsend (for WYM pop-up exhibition)

Gallery Gameplan: summer's already on the brain

Art Exhibition

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French artist invites you to destroy Independence Hall

Kickstarter

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Artist creates Philly postcards, sans Liberty Bell

Public Art

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PHOTOS: New public sculpture gets its 'Bling'

Education

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Is this drawing appropriate for a school art show? parent asks

Festivals

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Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby is one of Philly's wackiest traditions