Grantee Spotlight

Temple Contemporary’s director, Rob Blackson, talks with us about the shifting relationship between artist and curator, audience engagement, and collective authorship.

Coming Soon

Experience this monumental and deeply-realized artistic encounter of dance, light, sound, and architecture on a scale not seen since its premiere 30 years ago.

Opening Soon

Join Temple Contemporary for the opening of reFORM, a major installation by artist and Pew Fellow Pepón Osorio that pays tribute to Philadelphia school closings.

Quotable

“Every commission really is a risk, a jumping into the unknown, no matter how well prepared you think you are…and that’s a rewarding thing.”—Argeo Ascani

Ain Gordon Looks Back on An Experiment in Five Acts

Playwright and director Ain Gordon reflects on An Experiment in Five Acts, a critical feedback program for mid-career artists of his own design. Here, he speaks candidly about the project’s impact, what worked and what didn’t.

The Big Numbers

1,658
Number of Grants in the Center’s History


1,347
Project & Advancement Grants


311
Pew Fellowships