Arts + Culture

  • July 6, 2015

    NAACP convention welcoming Obama to Philly

    President Obama will travel to Philadelphia to speak to delegates at the annual NAACP convention this week.
  • July 5, 2015

    Celebrating Philly's pioneers of LGBT rights and looking to next generation

    Gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people gathered on Independence Mall in Philadelphia on the 4th of July to celebrate the 50th anniversary of...
  • July 4, 2015

    White House to allow photos, social media on public tours

    The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.
  • July 3, 2015

    'Intelligent Plants' perform in cabaret [photos]

    Are plants intelligent? Can they communicate? Can they also sing and dance? Yes, says the Bearded Ladies Cabaret.
  • July 3, 2015

    Everything is 'specifically' illuminated: neuroscientist-turned-artist uses photolithography to light up the brain

    A Philadelphia-based neuroscientist-turned-artist has attempted a rather ambitious task: turning Philadelphia into one, inter-connected brain in a one...
  • July 2, 2015

    Following a true American original: Horace Pippin

    Self-taught, American artist Horace Pippin grew up in West Chester, Pennsylvania. He lived through World War I, segregation and loss, as well as succ...
  • July 2, 2015

    A mural to fight gambling addiction in South Philly might also target new casino

    A new mural depicting the dangers of gambling addiction is up in a South Philadelphia neighborhood that's full of immigrants from Southeast Asia....
  • July 2, 2015

    Honoring Philly pioneers who led way to same-sex marriage ruling

    The man behind last week's Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide made a stop in Center City Thursday to celebrate the 50...
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