Public Art and Social Change
February 26@1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
$10 member | $20 non-member
Price includes Museum admission
By Jane Golden, Executive Director, Mural Arts Philadelphia
Join us for an illustrated lecture by Jane Golden, Executive Director of Mural Arts Philadelphia for an overview of muralism in America and the impact that murals have on communities. Jane Golden has been the driving force of Mural Arts Philadelphia, overseeing its growth from a small city agency into the nation’s largest public art program and a model for community development and restorative justice across the country and around the globe. Under Golden’s direction, Mural Arts has created over 4,000 works of public art through innovative collaborations with community-based organizations, city agencies, nonprofit organizations, schools, the private sector, and philanthropies.
Image: Dr. J, by Kent Twitchell. Completed 1990. Photo by Steve Weinik.