Cultural Alliance Awards $11,500 to Pre-K Arts Programs

PHILADELPHIA – September 6, 2017 – Two programs that have successfully infused early learning with arts and culture in ways that spark young children’s creativity will receive awards this fall as part of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance’s Arts and Pre-K Excellence Awards.

Congratulations to Philadelphia’s 2017 Bloomberg Arts Interns!

Please join The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and Philadelphia Youth Network’s WorkReady program in congratulating our 2017 cohort of Bloomberg Arts Interns in Philadelphia who recently completed a 6 week paid summer internship with 28 leading cultural organizations in the city.

Participate in National Arts & Humanities Using #ShowYourArt on Social Media

October is National Arts & Humanities Month (NAHM)—a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of culture in America.

Guest Blog: Intention and Ethics in Art Making: an Interview With Photojournalist Justin Cook

Amy Scheidegger of Artistic Rebuttal Project interviewed photojournalist Justin Cook, who has been exploring homicide, incarceration and urban renewal in Durham, North Carolina for over a decade.

Things We Love: The A3C Action Competition for Creative Ideas Expanding Social Justice

Only a few days left to apply!

Where to Find Arts & Culture Events, Exhibits and Deals During the DNC

The Democratic National Convention takes over Philadelphia this week, and the city is putting a spotlight on arts and culture! Here are the details on all the major arts & culture events, exhibitions, and more during the DNC, including the Broad Street Stages pop-up performances presented by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, Avenue of the Arts Inc. and the DNC local Host Committee.

Meet an Emerging Arts Leader: Kenya Gayles

We're partnering with Emerging Arts Leaders: Philadelphia to introduce you to some of the exciting arts and cultural professionals working on behalf of our sector.

How Can Arts Organizations and Teens Benefit from Working Together?

On Tuesday, June 6, we co-hosted "Making Strides: Teen Programming in Cultural Institutions" with the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA), a workshop to empower creative professionals as they start, maintain or expand their teen programming. Here are some key takeaways.

What is Philly’s Pop-up Play Organization Working on this Summer?

Back in September, we did a Q & A with Pop-up Play co-founder Rebecca Fabiano. Here’s what the organization is up to this summer.

Volunteer in the Arts - Be a Grant Panelist!

Do you ever wonder what it’s like to review grant applicants? Do you want to learn more about grantmaking? In partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance is seeking volunteer panelists to evaluate proposals and help determine how nearly $400,000 is annually distributed to regional artists and organizations.