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Percent for Art at 60

  • Center / Architecture + Design 1218 Arch Street, 19107 (map)

The Percent for Art at 60 exhibition at the Center for Architecture + Design presents selected pieces from Philadelphia's acclaimed Percent for Art programs in the form of a visual timeline. The multi-media exhibit shares highlights in the 60-year history and development of these groundbreaking programs. The exhibit is on display September 19 through November 7.

From July through November , the Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy (OACCE) and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) are celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Philadelphia’s Percent for Art Programs, the first in the nation. OACCE and PRA have planned activities and events that focus on the Percent for Art 60, a selection of 60 public artworks commissioned through the Percent for Art Programs. The Percent for Art 60 are in neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia and spans the 60-year time period since the program’s inception.


Earlier Event: September 19
Symposium: Geosocial Encounters
Later Event: September 19
We All Fall Down