New Mural Illuminates Backside of Union Transfer

Tomorrow afternoon Union Transfer is hosting a ceremony to dedicate a gorgeous new mural that now adorns its backside. The work, called Amplify, was created by […]


Work on Phillies Mural to Finally Begin, Now That the Phillies Stink

Back in September 2011, the Mural Arts Program and the Phillies announced an eight-story Phillies mural for 24th and Walnut. Our baseball team was riding […]


Philadelphians Who Deserve Murals Instead of Kurt Vile

On Saturday, a Philadelphian decided to buff the Kurt Vile mural, causing shrieks of horror from hip Philadelphians and a Philadelphia public art meme. People […]


Stephen Miotto Mosaic Donated to CAPA Lobby

Philadelphia High School of Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) students can direct their daydreaming away from the window thanks to the donation of a massive […]


Roots Mural Being Dedicated Today on Broad Street

The Roots’ long-awaited mural, located at the World Communications Charter School, on Broad and South. It’s being dedicated today, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. […]


We Shouldn’t Put a Mural on the PSFS Building, But …

The south view of the Philly skyline kinda sucks. The view from Camden is killer. From the banks from the Schuylkill, you can even get […]


What’s With All the Mural Arts Hatred?

There sure is a lot to complain about in this city. And we sure do like to complain about it. A lot. But one thing […]


Why Are Philadelphia’s Murals So Ugly?

I hate Jane Seymour. I also hate the double-dutching girls at 40th and Chestnut, the Philadelphia singers with a clock floating in the air near […]


Fans Add Chooch and Luzinski to Phillies Mural

Over 10,000 Phillies fans voted two select Carlos Ruiz and Greg Luzinski as the final two Phils to be added to the massive mural planned […]


The Roots Announce New Educational Program

Anyone want to major in The Roots? Black Thought and The Roots recently announced, along with the Mural Arts Program, plans for a building on […]


Mural Arts Program Taps Into The Roots

The Mural Arts Program has announced an eight-month project that will culminate in the unveiling of a mural of Philly-based hip-hop group and Jimmy Fallon’s […]


Kill the Bella Vista Autumn Mural

Local media outlets this week have highlighted a fascinating preservation versus development case study in Bella Vista, where a proposed town home threatens to block […]