College Sophomore and Fairmount Park Art Association Marketing and Graphics Intern Lauren Robie explains how a tango dance party, a scavenger hunt and an audio app can bring us all a little closer to Philly’s impressive Public Art collection.
Street: What does the Fairmount Park Art Association do?
Lauren Robie: The association works with conserving, commissioning, and bringing awareness to public art in Philadelphia.
The Marriage Equality Cabaret
2/4, 8 p.m.
The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street
This musical and comedic variety show is not only right on campus, but benefits Freedom to Marry, an association in support of marriage equality.
True Stories Exhibition
Now through 2/3, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Locks Gallery, 600 Washington Square South
In the market for a free film that redefines the boundary between video art and documentary film?
Name and Year: Amanda "Murf" Murphy, '12
Hometown: Philly, born and raised.
Major: Fine Arts
Medium of Choice: Film
Street: Since you work in many mediums, how do you decide where to start — and what materials to use — for a project?