Yesterday our class had the wonderful opportunity of visiting the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. I know very little about art history and was nervous about the week’s readings assigned in preparation for our visit. 899 more words
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Birth: Oct. 1875-76
Although there is some confusion about the year of Plaisted Abbott’s birth she was born in Maine and received an extensive art education primarily in the Philadelphia area. 194 more words
PHILADELPHIA WAS A POIGNANT PLACE to spend time in the immediate aftermath of the election (after casting my vote in NYC, of course).
Everywhere you look, there are statues and portraits of presidents and patriots, reminders of genius, courage and high-flying ideals. 751 more words