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Does AI Belong in Art?
From ChatGPT to TikTok filters, artists and scientists alike wonder how AI fits into the human community—and MoMA has answers.
March 22, 2023 at 12:00 am
‘Stewarding Nature’ with #SaveTheMeadows
The city’s “master plan” for FDR Park delivers long–awaited resources to South Philadelphia—but not in a way that keeps the needs of the community or nature in mind.
October 27, 2022 at 9:38 pm
The Medium Is The Message
How Banksyland Fails the Artist Himself
September 15, 2022 at 8:48 pm
Jennette McCurdy’s ‘I’m Glad My Mom Died’ Is for the Nickelodeon Kids Who Are All Grown Up
The “iCarly” actress’ memoir is a cleverly self–aware and cynical narration of her dangerous and interconnected relationships with acting, food, and her mother.
August 24, 2022 at 9:00 am
Where Indie Folk Meets Film Score
Lila Dubois and Miles Tobel’s premier album, “Maybe This Is A Bad Idea” is one of cinematic, indie sound.
August 5, 2022 at 6:30 am
Yune Kim Finds the Purpose of Career Within Art
Her playfulness and wonder seeps through every aspect of her art—whether it be textbook illustrations or bunny bucket hats.
July 17, 2022 at 9:02 pm
Word on the street
The Separation of Church and State
On the overturning of Roe v. Wade
July 8, 2022 at 12:00 am
“In Full Bloom” Explores Sustainability in Philly
The nation’s oldest horticultural event is more than just a pretty flower show.
June 24, 2022 at 12:00 am
Make Way for gloss: A Local Band That Sparkles in Their Authenticity
This Philadelphia–born, all–female band is making their mark on the city's music scene—one glitter baptism at a time.
June 22, 2022 at 9:00 am
The Arden's “School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play" Highlights Underrepresentation in Penn's Theatre Scene
Penn's performing arts communities could learn a thing or two from “School Girls,” says rising senior Cristle Ike.
June 12, 2022 at 10:10 pm
Florence Crowns Herself King of Both Lyrics and Poetry in 'Dance Fever'
In their new album, Florence + the Machine bridges worlds of poetry and lyrics through spoken word and song.
May 31, 2022 at 3:00 pm
‘Heartstopper’ Shows Us That Queer Happiness Is Here to Stay
The Netflix adaptation of the webcomic has been renewed for two more seasons of doodled, queer joy.
May 24, 2022 at 9:00 am
Ocean Vuong Promotes His New Poetry Collection, 'Time is a Mother,' at the Philadelphia Free Library
In conversation with Airea Matthews, Ocean Vuong returns to the grief of losing his mother while discussing the colonization of creative writing.
May 9, 2022 at 5:00 pm
Tarot Card Art Is a Visual Timeline of Cultural Mysticism
From Renaissance Italy to TarotTok, today’s tarot card designs bring modern flair to ancient wisdom.
April 12, 2022 at 5:00 pm
Meet Kaiser Ke, Whose Work Makes You Look at the Art Before the Artist
Artist Spotlight | In 'Non Sequitur,' his premiere exhibit at the Philomathean Society, Kaiser reincarnates not only art, but history.
April 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm
Knockbox Cafe is a Knockout
Heather DeGrands' cafe brings color, community, and delicious food to University City.
March 28, 2022 at 10:54 pm
Getting to Know '100 People'
Mark Stockton’s exhibition turns the portrait into a non–hierarchical medium.
March 15, 2022 at 11:16 am
On Penn's Campus, Women's History Lurks in Plain Sight
Explore iconic female figures on campus through these ten artworks.
February 28, 2022 at 9:28 pm
The Rotunda Offers a Space for Art, and Community Too
Inside a landmark West Philly cultural center
February 21, 2022 at 9:20 pm
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