The Mural Arts Program and The City of Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services are offering a FREE tour of their acclaimed Porch Light Program. These powerful murals showcase how participatory public art can be used in addressing a variety of behavioral health challenges. Porch Light murals included on this tour are Personal Renaissance by James Burns, The Color of Your Voice by Ernel Martinez and Kier Johnston, & It Has To Be From Here, Forgotten but Unshaken by Betsy Casañas.
2013 PUBLIC TOUR SCHEDULE
May 19th, 2013; 2:00PM-4:00PM
July 12th, 2013; 5:30PM-7:30PM
September 7th, 2013; 9:30AM-11:30AM
October 27th, 2013; 2:00PM-4:00PM
ALL tours will leave from Mural Arts @ The Gallery, 901 Market St., Level 2, Philadelphia, PA
Reservations required. Call 215-925-3633 ext 16 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot.
PORCH LIGHT PROGRAM
The Porch Light Program situates art and human connection at the heart of wellness throughout Philadelphia and uplifts public art as an expression of community resilience and a vehicle of personal and community healing. To learn more about Porch Light click here.