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December 31, 2012

Year In Review: Uwishunu Presents The Best Of Philadelphia 2012 In Photos

Year In Review: Uwishunu Presents The Best Of Philadelphia 2012 In Photos

2012 is just about over, and with 2013 just hours away, it’s a great time to take a look back at the highs of the year. Of which there were plenty. If you read Uwishunu regularly, or even if it’s your first time on the site, you know how much we love vibrant photos of […]

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November 14, 2012

Open Air Facts And Figures: The Interactive 3-D Light Show Brought 6,000 Messages From 92 Countries To The Philadelphia Night Sky

Open Air Facts And Figures: The Interactive 3-D Light Show Brought 6,000 Messages From 92 Countries To The Philadelphia Night Sky

From September 20 to October 14, Philadelphia’s skyline was transformed nightly by the mesmerizing patterns of 24 of the world’s most powerful robotic searchlights. Open Air, brought to the city by the Association for Public Art and created by internationally recognized Mexican-Canadian artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, was a huge success. In part because of its innovative […]

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October 11, 2012

Tonight Picks: Pairings On The Parkway, Design Philadelphia, Free Custard At Shake Shack, Trunk Show In Rittenhouse Square And More

Tonight Picks: Pairings On The Parkway, Design Philadelphia, Free Custard At Shake Shack, Trunk Show In Rittenhouse Square And More

[Evenings in Philadelphia are always action-packed, and we want to help you cherry-pick from all the events and activities going on. On certain days that promise particularly bustling evenings, we round up our selections for the most can’t-miss pursuits with which to fill your schedule. See you out there!] • Outdoor Dining: We’ve got some […]

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October 9, 2012

Design Philadelphia Returns October 10-14: Our Guide To Hands-On, Interactive Events During The City-Wide Festival

Design Philadelphia Returns October 10-14: Our Guide To Hands-On, Interactive Events During The City-Wide Festival

DesignPhiladelphia, the annual city-wide celebration honoring the vital role of design in the Philadelphia region, is just one day away, returning October 10-14. The festival, now in its eighth year, is the nation’s largest of its kind. Over the course of the fest, 120 events will take place all over the city, featuring the work […]

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October 4, 2012

Tonight Picks: Night Market In Chinatown, Red Owl Tavern And Stratus Lounge Open At The Hotel Monaco, Center City Restaurant Week, Open Air, Northern Liberties SIPS And More

Tonight Picks: Night Market In Chinatown, Red Owl Tavern And Stratus Lounge Open At The Hotel Monaco, Center City Restaurant Week, Open Air, Northern Liberties SIPS And More

[Evenings in Philadelphia are always action-packed, and we want to help you cherry-pick from all the events and activities going on. On certain days that promise particularly bustling evenings, we round up our selections for the most can’t-miss pursuits with which to fill your schedule. See you out there!] There is so much to do, […]

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September 28, 2012

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For October Art Happenings In And Around The City

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For October Art Happenings In And Around The City

[With so much happening in Philadelphia’s arts and culture scene, we want to make Uwishunu, in conjunction with sister site With Art Philadelphia, your one-stop-shop for all that’s happening with local art. Every month, we’ll gather our top art picks, featuring exhibits and events at both smaller, alternative galleries and art spaces, as well as […]

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September 28, 2012

Weekend Picks: Center City Restaurant Week Begins, Brauhaus Schmitz Block Party, Last Chance For Morgan’s Pier, Oktoberfest, Smithsonian Museum Day, Open Air And More

Weekend Picks: Center City Restaurant Week Begins, Brauhaus Schmitz Block Party, Last Chance For Morgan's Pier, Oktoberfest, Smithsonian Museum Day, Open Air And More

If you thought last weekend was busy, the fall festival season is only getting started. With Oktoberfest block parties booked at bars and restaurants around the city, plus several arts festivals and harvest festivities going down from county to county, it’s a busy weekend to be in Philadelphia. Check out our top picks for your […]

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September 26, 2012

The Franklin Institute To Host “Planetarium On The Parkway” In Conjunction With Open Air, Friday Night, October 12

The Franklin Institute To Host "Planetarium On The Parkway" In Conjunction With Open Air, Friday Night, October 12

Update: Due to projected inclement weather, Planetarium on the Parkway has been rescheduled for Friday, October 12. The Franklin Institute is kicking their popular “Night Skies In The Observatory” series up a notch with a special edition in conjunction with Open Air. On Tuesday, October 2 at 8:30 p.m., the Franklin Institute’s Chief Astronomer (and […]

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September 25, 2012

Open Air Roundup: Insider Tips For Watching The Interactive 3-D Light Installation On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Open Air Roundup: Insider Tips For Watching The Interactive 3-D Light Installation On The Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Now that Open Air is closing in on its first full week, having kicked off last Thursday, September 20, we thought we’d cull together some key insider tips to watching the 3-D light installation on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. We’ve given you suggestions for where to watch Open Air, including spots along the Parkway, hotels […]

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September 24, 2012

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Kick Off College Day 2012 With A “Philadelphia DJ Dance Party” Friday Night, September 28: Food, Drinks, Music And Gallery Access Until Midnight

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Kick Off College Day 2012 With A "Philadelphia DJ Dance Party" Friday Night, September 28: Food, Drinks, Music And Gallery Access Until Midnight

Campus Philly’s College Day 2012 returns to the city this Saturday, September 29 with food, music and entertainment on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway along with free student admission to a dozen museums. One of those museums is the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which is kicking off College Day 2012 with an awesome edition of Art […]

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