The 2015 Better Philadelphia Challenge
Founded in 2006 in memory of Philadelphia’s iconic 20th century city planner, Ed Bacon [1910-2005], this annual competition challenges university-level students from around the world to…
Last spring, PhillyRising Collaborative and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center in North Philadelphia approached the Mural Arts Program about renovating the older murals at the Center. Following their meeting, Mural Arts gathered a…
ORCA General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, October 28th, Cione Rec Center, 7:30pm
Come find out what is going on in your neighborhood, meet the neighbors and share your ideas or concerns. Presenting… Read More
2014 Wyck-Strickland Award Dinner Honoring Paul B. Redman, Executive Director of Longwood Gardens
The Wyck Association, the Wyck-Strickland Dinner Committee, and Jane G. Pepper, Award Chair, request the pleasure of your… Read More
Join us for a discussion with leading academics in the planning and design fields all of whom have been awarded grants through the Mellon Foundation’s Initiative for Collaborative Studies in Architecture,… Read More
Lost Sites & Sounds of Early Philadelphia Music is a two-hour walking tour that features sites and stories of many important locations in eighteenth and early nineteenth century Philadelphia music.
Included… Read More
Meet us in South Philadelphia to celebrate ASpire, a mural project honoring the legacy of the late Dr. Shawn L. White, aka “Air Smooth.” White was a community leader, father, and educator who led health… Read More
Meyerson Hall, Lower Gallery
Giancarlo Mazzanti is a Colombian architect based in Bogota.
Mazzanti was born in Barranquilla, Colombia in 1963. He graduated with a degree in architecture from the Pontifical… Read More
The Zoning Workgroup meeting takes place at 6:30 PM at the SOSNA office, 1901 Christian Street. Come join neighbors to talk about zoning issues, including citywide Zoning Reform, neighborhood zoning remapping,… Read More
The Design Advocacy Group of Philadelphia is a volunteer organization whose more than 1,300 members come from a broad spectrum of disciplines and share an interest in design, development, and planning.… Read More
The Beet Hunger Bash will honor Philabundance’s founder, Pamela Rainey Lawler, their journey and the road ahead.
Help Philabundance raise 500,000 meals in one night while seeing, touching, hearing and tasting… Read More
All meetings of the Architectural Committee, a technical advisory committee to the Historical Commission, are open to the public. These meetings are held monthly in the Commission's offices in Room 576,… Read More