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Sustainability and public art: A closer connection than you’d think purpose

Nov. 1, 2021 3:09 pm

Sustainability and public art: A closer connection than you’d think

Global Philadelphia's vision is to create 17 outdoor artworks to illustrate each of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals — with the help of corporate sponsors, says guest columnist Robert McNeill.
Preserving the lessons of the past to build a future of tolerance purpose

Jul. 23, 2021 9:26 am

Preserving the lessons of the past to build a future of tolerance

"One of the most valuable things our organization can teach people is that the lessons we can gain from studying the Holocaust are universal," says Eszter Kutas, executive director of the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation.
Ancient cancel cultures: The defacement of statues in America replicates a tradition going back millennia purpose

Aug. 20, 2020 9:03 am

Ancient cancel cultures: The defacement of statues in America replicates a tradition going back millennia

Since at least the third millennium B.C., economically, socially and politically marginalized people have questioned authority by mutilating public images of rulers, says guest columnist Sarah Kurnick.
The results are in for Next Stop: Democracy! results

Mar. 29, 2016 12:46 pm

The results are in for Next Stop: Democracy!

The Knight Cities Challenge project aimed to increase civic engagement through public art during the fall election. So, how effective was it?
How Philly Moves is Returning results

Jul. 31, 2014 1:28 pm

How Philly Moves is Returning

[metaslider id=30058] Images courtesy of JJ Tiziou Photography After a brief hiatus, JJ Tiziou Photography‘s project, How Philly Moves, is coming back with a new round of photo sessions open to everyone and anyone in Philadelphia who loves to dance. “At its root, How Philly Moves is a photographic project, that is grounded in the […]

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