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PHOTOS: Sylvester Stallone Just Stopped by the Rocky Statue

Apparently today is a great day to be a tourist in Philly. People hanging out near the Rocky Statue around noon on Friday got a […]

City Life

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 […]

City Life

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 […]

Property

Jawdropper of the Week: An Artistic Loft in Spring Garden for $1.295M

One common knock on modernist interiors is that they demand modernist furniture — and that everything has to be just so lest actual living wreck the […]

Property

First-Time Find: Contemporary Glam in Fairmount for $282.5K

You want it all — and we totally understand. You want to entertain and live a life of luxury, but as a first-time buyer, breaking […]

Foobooz

Hang With Marc Vetri and Taste Experimental Pizzas

First, he taught us how to master pasta in our own kitchens. Now, Marc Vetri is taking on a new challenge — teaching home cooks […]

Business

How 10 Townhomes Sold Quickly in Fairmount

Want some concrete evidence of the strength of the high-end housing market in Philadelphia? Then read on for a tale of a new townhouse project […]

Rebecca Yamin displays blue and white bowl from the 1760s
City

This Punch Bowl Tells the Story of Old Philadelphia

Rebecca Yamin first stepped onto the future site of the Museum of the American Revolution, at the corner of 3rd and Chestnut streets, in July […]

Things to Do

Arts List: 6 Exhibits to See This Week

Lino Tagliapietra: Painting in Glass @ Philadelphia Museum of Art | Through July 16, 2017 Lino Tagliapietra is known in the art world for his […]

Be Well Philly

Calling All Night Owls! This Free Late-Night Art Museum Boot Camp Is for You

Confession: At 9 p.m. on any given Friday evening, there’s a 96.7 percent chance that I am already in my matching thermal PJ set, and […]

Dinner En Blanc Philly
City Life

Dîner En Blanc Philly Organizer Responds to Latest Criticism

Dîner En Blanc Philly has garnered its fair share of controversy this year, in typical Philly fashion. Last week, the city saw its fifth-annual DEB event, which […]

Property

First-Time Find: A New Urbanite’s Dream Near the Art Museum

There’s no better place for first-time Philly homeowners to settle down than near the Art Museum. Nothing screams “I live in the city now” more […]

Be Well Philly

Field Guide: Our Favorite Fitness Classes at the Art Museum Right Now

Rocky’s iconic ascent up the Art Museum steps would look far different now than it did back in 1979. For starters, he’d have to bob […]

The Scene

The Arts & Business Council Annual Awards Celebration

The Arts & Business Council of Greater Philadelphia hosted its annual awards celebration Tuesday night at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Ten awards were given […]

Be Well Philly

Whoa: Philly Trainer Walks Down Art Museum Steps on His Hands

Get ready for your eyes to pop out of your head. The other day, HughE Dillon of Philly ChitChat posted a video on Instagram of […]