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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: The Navy Yard Got Legs

When I was a kid, growing up in Glenside, we drove into the city regularly — to visit relatives, go to museums, see the Wanamaker’s […]


Here’s How to Get to “Sea Monsters HERE” at the Navy Yard

There’s a brand-new, unbelievably huge and enchantingly bizarre exhibit at the Navy Yard — and you should go see it as soon as possible. The […]

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Spend Your Lunch Break at This Free Philadelphia Museum Meditation Series

If you’re one that finds it difficult to get through the day on Fridays because the week has worn you down and you’re #overit, you may […]

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Philly Is Getting Its First Augmented Reality Mural — And It Looks Awesome

Philly is about to get futuristic. The city will get its first ever augmented reality mural next month. The project, “Dreams, Diaspora and Destiny,” will […]

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Duo Picks Philly to Host One-Day-Only “Shithole” Art Show

“Shithole” art is on its way to Philly. This September, two TEDx speakers, travelers and ambitious entrepreneurs plan to host a one-day-only art show full […]


Meet Watson Mere — the Philly Artist Whose MLK-Trump Piece Keeps Going Viral

Within the last year, one particular piece of art keeps popping up at every protest and women’s march, and all across social media platforms including […]


10 Things to Do in Movies, Comedy, Books and Art

Dolemite @ Space 1026 | Wednesday, February 28 Comedian/showman Rudy Ray Moore stars in this blaxploitation action/comedy film from 1975. Dirty cops plant drugs, guns […]


Writer Sofiya Ballin on Going Solo for “Black History Untold”

The second part of award-winning journalist Sofiya Ballin’s essay and photo series, “Black History Untold: Future,” will begin to roll out on Thursday afternoon. The Black […]


Black Pulp! Collects 100+ Years of Black Art

The new Black Pulp! exhibition at the African American Museum in Philadelphia promises to be a dazzling and thought-provoking trip through the not-so-distant past. Curated […]


12 Things to do in Movies, Comedy, Art, Trivia & More

Sensitive Guys @ The Drake | Through February 11 InterAct Theatre Company presents’ MJ Kaufman’s satirical play set on the campus of a small liberal […]


New at the Mutter: Art Made from Human Hair

Those Victorians were a macabre sort, weren’t they? Seems like they were always getting together for séances and picnics in cemeteries, and arranging dead pets […]


La Salle Art History Faculty, Museum Experts Oppose Controversial Art Sale

Earlier this week, La Salle University president Colleen Hanycz stated her case for why the Olney school’s recently announced and immediately controversial plan to auction […]


11 Things to Do in Comedy, Theater, Art, Books and Poetry

The Interconnectedness Of All Things @ South Tower Gallery at Park Towne Place | Wednesday, January 10 A group exhibition about “the connection between cosmic, […]


La Salle’s President Defends Her Controversial Plan to Auction Artwork

Both local art lovers and members of Philadelphia’s academic museum community were dismayed to hear the news that cash-strapped La Salle University intends to auction […]


31 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, January 5 Rich Vos @ Helium The veteran standup and Last Comic Standing/Tough Crowd alum hosts a podcast (and Sirius radio show) called My […]