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June 18, 2014

The 2014 Manayunk Arts Festival Hits Main Street This Weekend, June 21-22; Our Guide To All The Art, Shopping, Dining, Activities And More

The Manayunk Arts Festival, the tri-state area’s largest juried arts festival, returns for its 25th anniversary this weekend, June 21 and 22. Manayunk welcomes 300 artists for a weekend full of handmade pieces of art of all sort from makers from across the county. Manayunk’s restaurants and shops open their doors to festival-goers, too for […]

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April 2, 2014

The Philadelphia Invitational Furniture Show Returns For Its 20th Year, This Weekend April 4 Through 6

This weekend, the Philadelphia Invitational Furniture Show brings one-of-a-kind artisan furniture from various parts of the country to the 23rd Street Armory for its 20th anniversary event. All weekend long, April 5 and 6, the annual event — the longest running invitational furniture show in the country — promises guests a carefully-curated collection of furniture […]

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November 5, 2013

The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator Brings Fashion To City Hall In The Sustaining Fashion In Philadelphia Exhibit, Through December 6

Fashion is truly an art form. Now, check out a talented crop of the city’s up-and-coming designers at Philadelphia Fashion Incubator’s Sustaining Fashion in Philadelphia exhibit at Philadelphia City Hall. The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator aims to provide support and promote talented local designers. Support fashion’s next big thing at the free exhibition. Through December 6, […]

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October 28, 2013

The Sugarloaf Crafts Festival Returns With 250 Vendors, Artisan Food Purveyors, Live Music And More, November 1-3

More than 250 artisans set up shop with their finest handmade items in tow for the fall installment of the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival this weekend, November 1 through 3 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. The traveling artist showcases brings the best of the best to the attention of those looking to adorn their homes […]

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October 18, 2013

Reminder: Philadelphia Open Studio Tours Return This Weekend, October 19-20, With Free Tours Of Artist Workspaces Located West Of Broad Street

On October 19 and 20, Philadelphia Open Studio Tours, or POST, returns for the final weekend of its two-weekend event. POST, which is produced in conjunction with The Center for Emerging Visual Artists, allows guests to get an exclusive look into the worlds of some of the city’s most celebrated artists. On Saturday and Sunday, […]

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October 3, 2013

The Chestnut Hill Fall For The Arts Festival Returns This Sunday, October 6 Taking Over Six Blocks Of Historic Germantown Avenue With Food, Drink, Music, Shopping And More

The quaint neighborhood of Chestnut Hill kicks-off October with the first of numerous festivals it has coming down the pipeline this month (enter Harry Potter Weekend). The Chestnut Hill Fall for the Arts Festival returns to the cobblestone streets of the town on Sunday, October 6 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for a full […]

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September 27, 2013

The African American Museum Presents The Unflinching Eye: Works Of The Tiberino Family Circle, An Exhibition Celebrating The Work Of A West Philly Family

Opening today, the African American Museum in Philadelphia presents an exhibition spotlighting the work of a talented and influential West Philadelphia-based family of artists, the Tiberino family. The exhibition, The Unflinching Eye: Works of the Tiberino Family Circle, brings together the work of the family’s matriarch and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts-educated artist, the […]

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September 10, 2013

The Fabric Workshop And Museum Presents A Variety Of Modern Art Events This Fall Including Discussions, Exhibits And A First Friday Event

Fall at the Fabric Workshop and Museum means an abundance of carefully curated modern art discussions, exhibitions and lectures. This season welcomes Convergence: Declarations of Independence, a new series of free discussions on two evenings in September and October. The free lectures invite artists to discuss their work and inspiration before their residency at the […]

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August 13, 2013

The Center For Emerging Visual Artists Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary With A Carefully Curated Exhibition On Display Through September 20

Say “Happy Birthday” to the Center for Emerging Visual Artists as it celebrates its 30th anniversary. The artist haven, which aids emerging artists at various steps throughout their careers and aims to spark art interest in the general public, is presenting a month-long exhibit to applaud its 30 years of hard work. The exhibition, Celebrating […]

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July 11, 2013

Metropolitan Gallery 250 Shows The Work Of Emerging Artists Working In Philadelphia’s Culinary Industry In The Sidework Series, On View July 15-August 26

You know that waiter serving you a glass of wine? He or she might actually be an artist — funding the creation of artwork by slinging food and drink. At Metropolitan Gallery 250, Wendy Born, who owns Metropolitan Bakery, along with baker James Barrett showcases work from artists who work in Philadelphia restaurants in the […]

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