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January 27, 2015

Major Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Be The Only U.S. Stop For A Tremendous International Exhibition Of Monet, Renoir, Degas And More This Summer

Major Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Be The Only U.S. Stop For A Tremendous International Exhibition Of Monet, Renoir, Degas And More This Summer

Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Sisley, Degas and Manet are among the most celebrated names in fine art today, but these Impressionists might not have known success without the support of one ambitious Parisian art dealer: Paul Durand-Ruel. Lovers of these and other great Impressionist artists largely have Durand-Ruel to thank for recognizing the beauty of the […]

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January 9, 2015

Must-See Exhibition: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Debuts Represent: 200 Years Of African American Art, Running January 10-April 5

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Among the vast collections of fine art housed at the Philadelphia Museum of Art are remarkably impressive holdings by African American artists. Starting in 1899 with Henry Ossawa Tanner’s landmark painting The Annunciation — the first work by an African American artist to be acquired by an American museum — the museum has consistently collected […]

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January 2, 2015

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With A New Year’s Celebration At The Barnes, South Philly Spirit At The PMA And More Tonight, Friday, January 2

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With A New Year's Celebration At The Barnes, South Philly Spirit At The PMA And More Tonight, Friday, January 2

It’s time to celebrate the weekend, arts and urban nightlife as another First Friday arrives in neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. While the parties may be scarcer this month due to the proximity of the holidays, that doesn’t mean they’re any less colorful. Step up your game and step out in style, with exhibitions, wine tastings, musical […]

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January 2, 2015

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For January 2015 Art Happenings In And Around Philadelphia

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For January 2015 Art Happenings In And Around Philadelphia

With so much happening on 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 gather our top art picks, featuring exhibits and events at smaller, alternative galleries and art spaces, as well as at […]

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December 26, 2014

Reminder: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Celebrates Holiday Week With Festive Programming, Gallery Tours And More, December 26-January 1

Reminder: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Celebrates Holiday Week With Festive Programming, Gallery Tours And More, December 26-January 1

A photo posted by Philadelphia Museum of Art (@philamuseum) on Dec 12, 2014 at 11:04am PST The Philadelphia Museum of Art’s gorgeous Great Stair Hall welcomes merrymaking this week to celebrate the holiday season. (Photo by Peggy Woolsey) The marvelous Philadelphia Museum of Art draws visitors throughout the year with its incredible collections of fine […]

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December 5, 2014

Our Top Picks For First Friday In Philadelphia With A Dance Party At The Barnes, A Nutcracker Soiree The PMA, Dom Streater At Knit Wit And More Tonight, Friday, December 5

RiverRink Winterfest

It’s time to celebrate the weekend, arts and urban nightlife as another First Friday arrives in neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. As the cold weather rolls in, the arts lovers roll out in droves to warm up with the creative spirit. Dancing queens and holiday dreams are the name of the game this December, as carolers, ballerinas, […]

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December 5, 2014

Score Fantastic And Affordable Holiday Gifts At The Pennsylvania Academy Of The Fine Arts Annual Student Print Sale Tonight, December 5

Score Fantastic And Affordable Holiday Gifts At The Pennsylvania Academy Of The Fine Arts Annual Student Print Sale Tonight, December 5

Looking for unique holiday gifts? Interesting in supporting emerging artists? Love a great deal? Make your way to the 21st Annual Student Print Sale at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts tonight, Friday, December 5. This popular tradition returns from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the sixth floor of PAFA’s Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building. […]

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December 3, 2014

Penn Museum Celebrates Peace Around The World At A Free, Family-Friendly Holiday Event This Saturday, December 6

Penn Museum Celebrates Peace Around The World At A Free, Family-Friendly Holiday Event This Saturday, December 6

From deep fried turkeys to ugly sweaters, this time of year is all about traditions. On Saturday, December 6, the Penn Museum brings back its yearly holiday custom: the 19th annual Peace Around the World Holiday Celebration. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., guests will get free entry to this amazing museum to learn about […]

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December 2, 2014

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For December 2014 Art Happenings In And Around Philadelphia

With Art Philadelphia: Top Picks For December 2014 Art Happenings In And Around Philadelphia

With so much happening on 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 gather our top art picks, featuring exhibits and events at smaller, alternative galleries and art spaces, as well as at […]

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December 2, 2014

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Celebrates The Holiday Season With Festive Programming, Live Music, Holiday Films, Gallery Tours And More

The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Celebrates The Holiday Season With Festive Programming, Live Music, Holiday Films, Gallery Tours And More

The majestic Philadelphia Museum of Art draws visitors throughout the year with its incredible collections of fine works of art. Around the holidays, though, the museum decks its halls with festive decorations and hosts jolly programs, making its galleries an enchanting place to bring family and friends throughout the season. From make-and-take crafts to insightful […]

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