The first Philadelphia museum to reopen premieres a touring show of Madame Tussauds wax figures.
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A future “sanctuary” on Philadelphia’s Parkway will be devoted to the famed mobile artist and his artistic family.
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A new exhibition by the University of the Arts positions Philadelphia as the heart of the mid-century American avant-garde.
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An international roster of 47 artists submitted work to the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia to honor the late David Bowie.
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A day after the controversial bronze likeness was defaced with a scrawl reading “FASCIST,” it was defaced again.
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The Kenney administration has readjusted the timeline for relocating the larger-than-life statue of Frank Rizzo yet again.
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An art exhibit floating on the Delaware opens at the Seaport Museum. Philly-born artist Stephen Talasnik returns after 34 years to contribute.
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Philly commissioned ‘MVP’ as part of a public art program, and it’s the city’s first statue of an individual African-American girl.
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Lucy The Elephant, the 65-foot-tall Margate landmark, turns 138 Saturday. The country's oldest roadside attraction has withstood natural disasters and threats of demolition.
Air Date: July 17, 2019Listen 13:22
Monumental sculptures at one of the entrances of the Philadelphia Museum of Art will be removed to make room for building renovations by Frank Gehry.
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This weekend, the Swann Fountain will serve as inspiration as Philadelphia-based artists put on animal sculpture demonstrations for young artists.
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The “White Water” sculpture had been in downtown Philadelphia for 40 years. It now lives on the front lawn of the Woodmere Museum.
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People running up the Rocky steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art now face something new at the top – a wall of 10 cast-iron figures planted on the top step.
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An icon of bustling Rockefeller Center in NYC, the sculpture "Cubed Curve" is now on the leafy campus of Ursinus College.
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Rina Banerjee's first major retrospective at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is called "Make Me a Summary of the World."
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