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Jessa Glassman


"Cookbooks and Convos" at Philadelphia’s Finest

Sisterly Love’s event series amplified female voices, dishes, and accomplishments this fall.

A Munch with Mensches at “I Could Nosh”

We kibitzed, schmoozed, and of course, noshed at this conversation with Michael Solomonov, Alex Edelman, and Jake Cohen.

The Story of Artemisia Gentileschi Is Still Being Written

There’s so much to learn from this Italian Baroque Artist.

Place, Happiness, and Memory in "The Traces"

Philosophy, literature, and Italian culture lovers will revel in Mairead Small Staid's debut memoir. 

Sex and Scandal at the Salon

How Manet’s Olympia Rocked the Art World.

“Oneness: Nature & Connectivity in Chinese Art” brings us closer to the Chinese landscape

 A new show at the PMA features contemporary and historic works. 

In Conversation: Arthur Tress’ Japanese Illustrated Books and Contemporary Photographs

The Kislak Center presents a curatorial collaboration among students, professors, and librarians.

100 Candles for 100 Years: A Big Birthday for Barnes

The Barnes celebrated its centennial anniversary with tons of community programs and special exhibitions.

Reddit’s r/place: A Chaotic Digital Art Experiment

Penn’s logo stakes its claim on a canvas of a million pixels.

Lulu Cafe brings a modern Taiwanese flair to West Philadelphia

A boba shop with vibrant character both on and off the menu

Airea Matthews: From Penn Student to Philadelphia Poet Laureate

Wise words about lifting poetry off the page, sitting with uncertainty, and course correction

A Year Through My Headphones

Using my top tracks to reminisce about 2021

Strike a Pose: Presenting Arts House’s “Vogue”

The group’s first in–person show in two years was a stylish success.

WTF is an NFT?

Here’s everything you need to know about these crypto collectibles.

Meet Emma Blum: From Writing on the Playground to Winning Awards

Artist Spotlight | How this English student imbues emotion in every sentence 

Are you following Monet on Twitter?

Discover the “art bots” that are giving history’s favorite artists a social media presence.

City of Brotherly Love … and Thousands of Murals

Four must–see murals around campus and just across the Market Street Bridge.

Fighting Climate Change for the Future ... and the Past

The effects of global warming on the monuments and archeological triumphs of our history cannot be underestimated.

Meet Isabel Hu: A Traditional Painter Turned Tattoo Artist and Digital Creator

Artist Spotlight | How this design student lets art rule her life with no regrets

Carolyn Gross, from Mise–En-Scène to Mise–En–Place

How one Penn alum’s experience as a cinema studies major led her to the Food Network 
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