Pew Fellow, 2000
InterAct Theatre Company is committed to producing socially and politically relevant work for theater.
The Barnes Foundation presents a preview lecture with Theresa Dolan, professor of art history at Temple University.
In 2003 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 63 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.
A multi-sensory exhibition based on the Library Company of Philadelphia’s collection of pre-Braille texts for the blind, curated by artist-in-residence and Pew Fellow Teresa Jayne.
One of Philadelphia’s smartest and scrappiest small, no-profit art spaces, Marginal Utility is known for forging long-term commitments with artists.
The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage is pleased to announce its 2015 grants in support of the Philadelphia region’s cultural organizations and artists.
Cara Starke is director of the Pulitzer Arts Foundation
Yolanda Wisher’s (Pew Fellow, 2015) writing addresses both artistic and community-oriented pursuits. The founder and director of the Germantown Poetry Festival, she is dedicated to poetry as a performative, public act, capable of producing environmental and social change.
Two of India’s preeminent artists, Carnatic vocalist T.M. Krishna and bharata natyam dancer Priyadarsini Govind, will fuse classical South Indian music and dance in a world premiere that is the culmination of a two-year artistic collaboration, and is inspired by themes of liberty and freedom drawn from Philadelphia’s history.
Rudresh Mahanthappa is a saxophonist and composer who hybridizes progressive jazz and South Indian classical music.
The Philadelphia Photo Arts Center is a nonprofit organization devoted to the study, practice, and appreciation of photography in the Philadelphia region.
Artist Ken Lum discusses the importance of “the local” in the globalized realm of the visual arts.