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Morris Gallery returns to Academy of Fine Arts

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts alumna Mia Rosenthal never anticipated showing her artwork at her former university, where she saw art shows as a student. 677 more words


Optic Illusion Art Workshop With PAFA!

on December 16th, we had an art workshop with art coordinators from PAFA right here in 440 N Broad st! Two art coordinators were kind enough to make a trip down to us and teach us about optic illusion. 117 more words


Exhibit Captures Evolving Styles Of Harlem-Born Norman Lewis

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The evolving styles of Harlem-born artist Norman Lewis are on display in a major retrospective at a museum in Philadelphia.

The exhibition at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts includes 95 paintings and prints and is loosely chronological with six thematic sections. 85 more words


Orpheus' Lament

This morning I put the finishing touches on my Orpheus “tapestry”, a large, unbound canvas that I started during my summer stint at PAFA. It is my largest studio painting yet, when I was a decorative painter my work could easily exceed thirty feet or so ( and many stories off the ground) but my studio work thus far has been restricted by the parameters of my work space. 573 more words

Fauns-randy Horny Blue Ones (& Others)

In Pursuit of the Shadows...

In my desire to improve my paintings I am trying to make more effective use of shadow. I am hoping to  create convincing space while preserving that sense of otherness. 192 more words

Oil Painting

abby & danny

Despite the cold weather, Abby and Danny’s easy going personalities and tight bond brought warmth to their January 24, 2015 wedding at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts… 892 more words

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