Arts + Culture

  • April 16, 2014

    Museum of antiquity emphasizes current history of Native Americans [photos]

    What's the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the words Native American? Is it old movies? Tonto? Protests? Drumming? Casinos?
  • April 16, 2014 |  PlanPhilly

    Night Market returns, hungry for more neighborhood delights

    We're officially entering fair-weather street festival season and last week The Food Trust announced its four Night Market locations for the year...
  • April 15, 2014 |  Chestnut Hill

    First Person Arts StorySlam comes to Northwest Philly

    For the first time this Saturday evening, Woodmere Art Museum in Chestnut Hill played host to a First Person Arts StorySlam. For Saturday's even...
  • April 15, 2014

    Scraps of metal, sounds of Metal Eyes combine in 'waste music' installation

    At a current intallation at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, two guys will be standing on these bales of shredded metal, shredding m...
  • April 15, 2014

    Philly starts handing out library cards to students who didn't request them

    The Free Library of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia School District have teamed up to distribute personalized library cards to every student without...
  • April 15, 2014 |  Northwest Philadelphia

    Culture Fund grants bolster Northwest Philly groups with day-to-day (and life-or-death) support

    Northwest Philadelphia-based arts-and-culture groups made a strong showing at March's City Hall ceremony for Philadelphia Cultural Fund (PCF) gra...
  • April 14, 2014

    Academy of Natural Sciences puts itself on exhibit through dioramas

    This weekend, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University will open an exhibition of dioramas, revealing how dioramas are made. In effect, pu...
  • April 14, 2014

    Sixers fan behind movement to end incentive to 'tank' for draft picks

    It's been a tough year for Philadelphia professional basketball fans — the 76ers record stands at 17-61. "Tough" may be a huge underst...