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September 18, 2014

Save The Date: The DesignPhiladelphia Festival Returns For Its 10th Year October 9-17 With More Than 120 Events Showcasing Hundreds Of Artists And Designers

Philadelphia is home to an incredibly vibrant and ever-growing creative culture, and few events celebrate its resonance like DesignPhiladelphia, the annual city-wide festival, which is set to return for its 10th anniversary year October 9-17. Now one of the largest design festivals in the entire country, DesignPhiladelphia was founded in 2004 as a vehicle to […]

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June 13, 2014

Our Guide To The Grand Opening Of The Franklin Institute’s New Karabots Pavilion This Saturday, June 14 With Free Admission For The First 500 Visitors, Brand-New Exhibits Including Your Brain And Much More

Get ready for a colossal display of brain power, Philadelphia. This Saturday, June 14, The Franklin Institute will open the doors to its brand-spanking-new 53,000-square-foot Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion, its largest expansion ever in its more than 150-year history. To truly celebrate what’s sure to be an awesome addition to The Franklin Institute and […]

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May 16, 2014

Coming Attraction: The Franklin Institute To Debut Your Brain, An Amazing New Permanent Exhibit In The New Karabots Pavilion, Saturday, June 14

Get ready for a colossal display of brain power, Philadelphia. This spring, The Franklin Institute will open the doors to its 53,000-square-foot Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion, a history-making expansion that has been under construction since 2012. Thanks to a generous gift, Philadelphia’s hands-on science museum will debut its largest expansion in its more than […]

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March 24, 2014

Join In TEDxPhiladelphia With Tours, Free Live Streaming And Public Viewing Parties At Locations Across The City, Friday, March 28

This Friday, March 28, TEDxPhiladelphia arrives at the Temple Performing Arts Center for a sold-out multidisciplinary conference with a city-wide focus. TEDx programming will zero in on Philadelphia’s history and future as”The New Workshop of the World,” celebrating the community of makers, doers, entrepreneurs and artists that make this city a hub for innovation. Throughout […]

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March 5, 2014

TEDxPhiladelphia Returns March 28 With Nearly 20 Speakers In A Daylong Multidisciplinary Event; Final Tickets On Sale Monday, March 10

Prepare to be inspired, Philadelphia. Some of the brightest minds in the region are set to rally together to produce TEDxPhiladelphia, a multidisciplinary conference with a city-wide focus. On Friday, March 28, TEDxPhiladelphia will spotlight talented members of Philadelphia’s creative community through talks, performances and exhibitions around the 2014 conference theme The New Workshop of […]

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January 15, 2014

Last Call To Nominate A Speaker At TEDxPhiladelphia, The Awesome Daylong Multidisciplinary Event Set For Friday, March 28

This spring, TEDxPhiladelphia will turn the spotlight on the best and brightest brains in the city. Set for Friday, March 28, TEDxPhiladelphia will draw on talented members of Philadelphia’s creative community to give talks, performances and exhibitions around the 2014 conference theme The New Workshop of the World, celebrating the community of makers, doers, entrepreneurs […]

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December 13, 2013

Awesome News Alert: TEDxPhiladelphia Returns In 2014 With A Daylong Multidisciplinary Event On Friday, March 28

This spring, prepare to be inspired as the brightest minds in Philadelphia rally together to produce TEDxPhiladelphia, a daylong, multidisciplinary conference with a city-wide focus. Set for Friday, March 28, 2014, TEDxPhiladelphia will spotlight talented members of Philadelphia’s creative community through talks, performances and exhibitions around the 2014 conference theme The New Workshop of the […]

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October 18, 2013

Update: The Franklin Institute’s 53,000-Square-Foot Expansion Welcomes A 2,665-Square-Foot “Shimmer Wall,” An Art Structure By Renowned Environmental Artist, Ned Kahn

While The Franklin Institute’s impending expansion has been in the works for a little while now, updates are continuing to roll in. As part of the expansion, The Franklin Institute will play home to a nearly 3,000-square-foot stainless steel kinetic “shimmer wall” by environmental artist Ned Kahn built atop of the same limestone that makes […]

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October 18, 2013

The DesignPhiladelphia Festival Wraps Its Annual City-Wide Showcase Of Artists And Designers Tonight, Friday, October 18

Wrapping up its ninth year of celebrating the vibrant local design community, DesignPhiladelphia remains one of the largest design festivals in the entire country. Amid Philadelphia’s festivals devoted to food, drink and pure entertainment, DesignPhiladelphia’s mission celebrates the historic role of design in the Philadelphia region while showcasing innovation yet to come. With more than […]

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October 9, 2013

Reminder: DesignPhiladelphia Kicks Off Tonight With Pop-Up Place, A Cocktail Party And Benefit Showcasing Interactive Design, Live Music And More, Tonight, Wednesday, October 9

DesignPhiladelphia, the annual city-wide celebration honoring the historic role of design in the Philadelphia region while showcasing creative innovation yet to come, returns this week, October 10-18. With more than 120 events over nine days, the festival is set to present an incredible range of programming from symposia and round table discussions to street parties, […]

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