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In the Artist’s Voice: Politics on the Street Panel Discussion

October 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Wednesday, October 26 | 6:30 PM
Mural Arts Month event

Mural Arts returns to the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a stimulating panel on the role of activism in the work of street artists and printmakers, moderated by independent curator Pedro Alonzo (Open Source). Pay-what-you-wish.

Mural Arts Philadelphia is the nation’s largest public art program, dedicated to the belief that art ignites change. For over 30 years, Mural Arts has united artists and communities through a collaborative and equitable process, creating nearly 4,000 artworks that have transformed public spaces and individual lives. Mural Arts aims to empower people, stimulate dialogue, and build bridges to understanding with projects that attract artists from Philadelphia and around the world, and programs that focus on youth education, restorative justice, mental health and wellness, and public art and its preservation. Popular mural tours offer a firsthand glimpse into the inspiring stories behind Mural Arts’ iconic and unparalleled collection, which has earned Philadelphia worldwide recognition as the “City of Murals.” For more information, call 215-685-0750 or visit muralarts.org.

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October 26, 2016
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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States
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Website:
philamuseum.org