Calendar

September 2014

September 6
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Travel through the heart of Philadelphia and explore public art in Spring Garden, Chinatown, on the Avenue of the Arts and around City Hall, where some of our most iconic murals stretch toward the sky. Weave through the streets of Philadelphia where murals...

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore the iconic public art north of Market Street, such as Evolving Face of Nursing (Meg Saligman) and How to Turn Anything Into Something Else (Miss Rockaway Armada).  An experienced...

September 7
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore iconic public art in the heart of Center City, such as Spring (David Guinn) and the recently restored Philadelphia Muses (Meg Saligman).  An experienced guide will share the stories of the...

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

September 9
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Diamond Street between 25th & 26th Streets
Philadelphia, PA

Join us as we dedicate Kathryn Pannepacker's newest mural in her Wall of Rugs series: Nana Blankets.

The colorful mural consists of paintings on the metal diamond plate, and 'shag' textiles on the chain link fencing. The bottom concrete portion on both sides of the...

September 12
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

42nd Stree and Lancaster Avenue (19104)

journey2home is a year-long, socially engaged public art project initiated by the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program in collaboration with youth enrolled in our Art Education program and...

September 13
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Travel through Philadelphia neighborhoods Frankford and Kensington to learn about Philadelphia’s 17th, 18th and 19th century commercial corridors, when the entire industrial area was known as the “Workshop of the World”.  View modern-day murals, listen to their stories, and...

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore the iconic public art north of Market Street, such as Evolving Face of Nursing (Meg Saligman) and How to Turn Anything Into Something Else (Miss Rockaway Armada).  An experienced guide...

September 14
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Northwest Entrance of The Gallery @ Market East at 9th & Market Streets
Philadelphia, PA

The Mural Arts Program and the City of Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services are pleased to invite you to the Rise and Shine Mural Tour....

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore iconic public art in the heart of Center City, such as Spring (David Guinn) and the recently restored Philadelphia Muses (Meg Saligman).  An experienced guide will share the stories of the...

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

September 19
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

2110 Market Street (19103)

Our newest mural in center city Philadelphia is being dedicated.

For more than a year, Mural Arts worked directly with teachers and students at Freire Charter School developing an arts integrated curriculum for The...

September 20
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Admire our mural masterpieces and learn why Philadelphia is called the “Mural Capital of the World”.  Travel throughout the...

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Colligas Family Markets - ShopRite of Snyder Plaza
Front Street & Snyder Avenue (19148)

Join Jim Colligas, President & CEO of Colligas Family Markets, Jane Golden, Executive Director of the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, and Kala Hagopian & Ali Williams of the artist collective Chroma Dolls, for the rededication of Our Urban Landscape....

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Colligas Family Markets - ShopRite of Snyder Plaza
Front Street & Snyder Avenue (19148)

Join Jim Colligas, President & CEO of Colligas Family Markets, Jane Golden, Executive Director of the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, and Kala Hagopian & Ali Williams of the artist collective Chroma Dolls, for the rededication of Our Urban Landscape. Painted...

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore the iconic public art north of Market Street, such as Evolving Face of Nursing (Meg Saligman) and How to Turn Anything Into Something Else (Miss Rockaway Armada).  An experienced guide...

September 21
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore iconic public art in the heart of Center City, such as Spring (David Guinn) and the recently restored Philadelphia Muses (Meg Saligman).  An experienced guide will share the stories of the...

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

September 23
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

1340 Frankford Avenue (19125)

Join artists Eric Okdeh and Michael Reali for the dedication of Settlement House Roots, an exterior mosaic mural and an interior mural along the stairway leading to the second floor of Lutheran Settlement House. These murals were a collaborative effort between the Lutheran Settlement House...

September 26
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Rosenfeld Gallery
113 Arch Street (19106)

September 27
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

New this season...Take an exciting mural tour of the country’s first highway, Route 30 and view a variety of beautiful and unique murals that...

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore the iconic public art north of Market Street, such as Evolving Face of Nursing (Meg Saligman) and How to Turn Anything Into Something Else (Miss Rockaway Armada).  An experienced guide...

September 28
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Take a walk on the mural side!

Explore iconic public art in the heart of Center City, such as Spring (David Guinn) and the recently restored Philadelphia Muses (Meg Saligman). ...

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

901 Market Street
Street Level Entrance at Northwest Corner of 9th & Market Streets (inside The Gallery @ Market East)
Philadelphia, PA

Experience the power of murals by train on a Love Letter tour! Noted street artist and hometown hero Stephen Powers (aka ESPO) and crew, in collaboration with Mural Arts, painted a series of 50 murals on rooftops that collectively express a love letter from a guy to a girl,...

September 30
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Stewart Auditorium, Moore College of Art & Design
20th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway (19103)

Please join The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and The Village of Arts and Humanities for an unprecedented conversation about legacy, preservation, and sustainability with Mural Arts founder and Executive Director Jane Golden and Village founder Lily Yeh, guided by journalist and...