Arts

The Book Corner: 'Kafka on the Shore' is Your Next Break Book

With a healthy dose of absurdity and an unconventional story arc, this book deserves a spot on your reading list.

by SHERRY TSENG

This Exhibit Redefines the Countries that Trump Infamously Deemed "Shitholes"

This Friday, a one–day exhibit will showcase art from "shithole" countries to promote education and highlight different perspectives.

by SHERRY TSENG

Philadelphia Theaters: Like Broadway (But Better)

Philly’s theaters show everything from legendary musicals like “Hamilton” and “Once” to local productions like the Philly native–created "Mirrors."

by 34TH STREET MAGAZINE

Get Cultured at These Philly Museums and Art Galleries

With this combo of local specialized galleries and world–class art institutions, you'll have no shortage of suggestions for a museum date. 

by 34TH STREET MAGAZINE

Live Performances: Drag Shows, Quizzo, Improv, Oh My!

Think outside the box and check out these what happening in Philly's spoken word, comedy, and improv community.

by 34TH STREET MAGAZINE

LaughtHERfest Performance Brings Female–Centric Comics to Campus

SNL's Melissa Villaseñor and other comics took the stage in the performance on Saturday, Sept. 15.

by ANNABELLE WILLIAMS

Exploring the ICA's Fall Exhibitions

This year, they've brought in plants and disco balls. 

by SHERRY TSENG

Ken Lum: A Look at One of Penn's Most Prolific Art Professors

The Chair of the Fine Arts department has had artwork exhibited on nearly every continent.  

by SHERRY TSENG

Why You Should Visit Smaller Museums

Though they may not have the same reputation as the PMA, smaller museums have their own charms.

by XINYI WAN

Citizen Salon Lets You Choose What Art Gets Exhibited

The Arthur Ross Gallery is crowdsourcing votes for its latest exhibit, Citizen Salon. 

by XINYI WAN

Penn Student, Chuck Schultz, Sketches for FringeArts Festival

How sketching a show reveals more than just watching it does.

by SHERRY TSENG

How to Write a Poem with Juliet Lubwama

What goes on behind the scenes for a national student poet.

by XINYI WAN

Emma Berson: Penn's Renaissance Woman

This Visual Studies senior has experience in every creative field imaginable.

by SHERRY TSENG

The ICA in History

It's been home to the likes of Andy Warhol and Jackson Pollack. 

by XINYI WAN

The Book Corner: “The Book of Laughter and Forgetting” is the Tale for a New Start

On why bare genitals and orgies are important to the new year.

by SHERRY TSENG

3 Art Classes to Take This Semester

Add these classes to your cart before the course selection period ends on September 17.

by SHERRY TSENG

Finding Uncertainty in Rationality: William Kentridge Exhibit Opens in Arthur Ross Gallery

The internationally renowned artist makes a stop at Penn.

by XINYI WAN

Fall Shows to Look Forward To

A round up of all the licensed shows happening on campus this semester.

by MICHAEL SCHWOERER

Art Across Generations: Reviewing the Renoir and Son Exhibition at The Barnes

This summer’s special exhibition at the Barnes Foundation shares wisdom through artistic expression.

by SOPHIE BURKHOLDER

Eight Outdoor Screenings You Can’t Miss this July

Get off your couch.

by CAT DRAGOI

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