Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Paul Downie

Executive Director, Community Arts Center

Paul Downie is an artist, musician, educator and arts administrator. Originally from rural central Pennsylvania, he has been a part of the Philadelphia arts community for the past 15 years. He is currently the Executive Director of the Community Arts Center in Wallingford, PA, having served as the program director for two years prior.  He has worked extensively as a muralist, painting over 30 murals in Philadelphia and Chester since 2005. He has shown in a number of galleries in the Philadelphia area.  His studio work is visionary in nature, with a focus on sacred geometry and the depiction of energy.  He has served as an adjunct instructor at Delaware County Community College and Tyler School of Art.  Downie holds an MEd from Tyler School of Art. He lives in Wynnewood with his wife and daughter.

Executive Director, Community Arts Center