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Performances (54)
Listed in date order.
Family Arts Academy: Knick Knack
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, January 21
Breaking Down the Hog: The Shoulder
Free Library of Philadelphia
Monday, January 22
Vegan Basics for Non-Vegans
Free Library of Philadelphia
Tuesday, January 23
Visiting Artists: Amy Sherald
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Wednesday, January 24
The Extravagant Baroque
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Wednesday, January 24 through Thursday, January 25
Final Fridays: Weird Science
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Friday, January 26
Matt de la Peña and Loren Long | Love
Free Library of Philadelphia
Saturday, January 27
Points of View Speaker Series: The Artist Joyce Kozloff
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Saturday, January 27
Family Art Cart: Winter Windows
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Through Sunday, January 28
Family Arts Academy: Blossom Buttons
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, January 28
Sundays on Stage: Soul Steps
Free Library of Philadelphia
Sunday, January 28
The Director's Table: An Evening with Joyce Kozloff
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, January 28
Mysterious Travelers Featuring Dan Nosheny
Free Library of Philadelphia
Monday, January 29
Art At Lunch: American Women Artists on an International Stage
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Wednesday, January 31
Author Event: Elif Shafak and Siri Hustvedt
Free Library of Philadelphia
Wednesday, January 31
Hearty and Heart Healthy
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 1
Max Boot | The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 1
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 1
Octavius Catto Series - Opening Panel Discussion
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 1
Friday Nights: Uri Gurvich
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Friday, February 2
Family Arts Academy: Game Day
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, February 4
Game Day
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Sunday, February 4
Monday Poets | Yolanda Wisher & Lamont Dixon
Free Library of Philadelphia
Monday, February 5
Visiting Artist: Anna Betbeze
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Wednesday, February 7
Leading Voices: Daniel Pink
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 8
Winter Wellness with Cooking Alchemy
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 8
Cornel West | Race Matters, 25th Anniversary Edition
Free Library of Philadelphia
Saturday, February 10
Family Cooking: Tiny Treats with BIG FLAVOR
Free Library of Philadelphia
Saturday, February 10
Members-Only Gallery Hours in Chuck Close Photographs
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Saturday, February 10
Members-Only Gallery Hours in Chuck Close Photographs
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, February 11
Sundays on Stage: The Art of Sarah Vaughan
Free Library of Philadelphia
Sunday, February 11
Dave Eggers and Mokhtar Alkhanshali | The Monk of Mokha
Free Library of Philadelphia
Monday, February 12
Tayari Jones and Powell Watts
Free Library of Philadelphia
Tuesday, February 13
Art at Lunch: Living in the Art World
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Wednesday, February 14
Chef Demo: For Chocolate Lovers
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Wednesday, February 14
Hidden Figures
Free Library of Philadelphia
Wednesday, February 14
Shakespeare in Love: Open Mic Poetry Night
Free Library of Philadelphia
Wednesday, February 14
Robert Darnton | A Literary Tour de France: The World of Books on the Eve of the French Revolution
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 15
Friday Nights: Martha Stuckey
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Friday, February 16
Open Studio Night 2018
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Friday, February 16
Family Arts Academy: Bead It
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, February 18
Trolley Tour: Peale and Washington’s World
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Sunday, February 18
Bob Roth | Strength in Stillness: The Power of Transcendental Meditation
Free Library of Philadelphia
Tuesday, February 20
A Look at the Harlem Renaissance: A post-slavery celebration of freedom and hope
Free Library of Philadelphia
Wednesday, February 21
Visiting Artist: Matt Bollinger
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Wednesday, February 21
Brittney Cooper | Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower
Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, February 22
Final Fridays: King Britt Presents
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Friday, February 23
Family Arts Academy: Peak Inside
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Sunday, February 25
Sundays on Stage: Two of a Kind
Free Library of Philadelphia
Sunday, February 25
Breaking Down the Hog: The Shoulder
Free Library of Philadelphia
Monday, February 26
Michio Kaku | The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth
Free Library of Philadelphia
Tuesday, February 27
Mysterious Travelers Featuring Jeff Scull
Free Library of Philadelphia
Tuesday, February 27
Art At Lunch: 50 Years of Progress…and Some Backsliding: Women Artists 1970 – 2018
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Wednesday, February 28
Old-school Motown Dance Party
Free Library of Philadelphia
Wednesday, February 28

Ongoing events (15)
Beyond Boundaries: Feminine Forms
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Through Sunday, January 28
The Loaded Brush: The Oil Sketch & the Phila School of Painting
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Through Sunday, February 4
Chuck Close Photographs
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Through Sunday, April 8
Big and Small, Books for All.
Free Library of Philadelphia
Through Saturday, March 24
Old Masters Now: Celebrating the Johnson Collection
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Through Monday, February 19
Patricia Urquiola: Between Craft and Industry
Perelman Building, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Through Sunday, March 4
Something Old, Something New: A Philadelphia Center for the Book Members' Exhibition
Free Library of Philadelphia
Through Friday, January 26
Do That: Artists’ Books Donated by Karen Lightner
Free Library of Philadelphia
Through Sunday, January 28
Nick Cave: Rescue
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Through Thursday, May 31
Responders
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Through Sunday, February 11
Design in Revolution: A 1960s Odyssey
Perelman Building, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Saturday, February 3 through Sunday, September 9
Keith Smith at Home
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Saturday, February 17 through Sunday, July 8
First Academies: Benjamin West
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Friday, March 2 through Sunday, June 3
Modern Times: American Art 1910–1950
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Wednesday, April 18 through Monday, September 3
Rina Banerjee: Make Me a Summary of the World
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
Friday, October 26 through Sunday, April 7, 2019

Attractions (4)
Free Library of Philadelphia Parkway District
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) Parkway District
Perelman Building, Philadelphia Museum of Art Parkway District
Philadelphia Museum of Art Parkway District

Venues (4)
Free Library of Philadelphia Parkway District
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) Parkway District
Perelman Building, Philadelphia Museum of Art Parkway District
Philadelphia Museum of Art Parkway District
The Water Works behind the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Photo by Erin DiSerafino.