In the courtyard of City Hall, behind the cover of a temporary chain-link barrier, artists have spent the last few weeks constructing a monument within a monument - a scrap-wood counterpoint to the ornate marble of City Hall and the slick granite of Dilworth Park.
May 15, 2015
Can public art promote public health? This is the central question addressed in this four-year evaluation of the Porch Light Program, a collaborative endeavor of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS).
May 11, 2015
May 4, 2015
The Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services and Mural Arts are coming together to help men and boys of color.
April 28, 2015
In 2004 ArtWell and the Mural Arts Program initiated a powerful collaboration, which brought together youth and community from Al Aqsa Islamic Academy, La Salle Academy, and Moffett Elementary Schools as well as neighbors and volunteers from all over the city.
April 13, 2015
Action News WPVI TV 6-ABC, and reporter Monica Malpass recently profiled the work that our restorative justice program is doing to give at risk youth and returning citizens a second chance.
April 9, 2015
March 31, 2015