The City of Philadelphia Celebrates 60 Years of Percent for Art 

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy (OACCE) and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) are celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the nation’s first Percent for Art Programs. In 1959, Philadelphia pioneered the Percent for Art model requiring the inclusion of site-specific public art in new construction or major
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Nominations For Pennsylvania’s Top 10 Endangered Artifacts

The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) has opened a statewide call to libraries, museums, historic sites and archives to participate in a new program called Pennsylvania’s Top 10 Endangered Artifacts.  This initiative to save the state’s most significant artifacts seeks (more...)

Race, Culture And Human Relations

Mayor Michael A. Nutter spoke in Tallahassee, Florida at Mayor John R. Marks’, III 9th Annual Summit on Race, Culture and Human Relations.  Mayor Nutter’s speech was entitled: “Cities United: A Conversation about Deaths of African-American Males”. The speech follows: “On February 26th, on a rainy evening in Florida, Trayvon Martin (more...)


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