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    • Chamberfest
    • Penn Chamberfest featuring the Daedalus Quartet.

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    • Native American Voices: The People—Here and Now  at Penn Museum.

    • ARTH 513 - Modern Japanese Prints
    • ARTH 513 - Modern Japanese Prints
    • History of Art Professor Julie Davis and students from Modern Japanese Prints Curatorial Seminar visit the Kislak Center.

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    • Rae Armantrout banner
    • Professor Al Filreis interviews Kelly Writers House Fellow Rae Armantrout. 

    • Graphic Design Practicum
    • Graphic Design Practicum
    • Penn's Graphic Design Practicum students designed new branding concepts for Greening Lea, a community organization in West Philadelphia.

    • Modern Japanese Prints
    • Modern Japanese Prints
    • Detail of a Japanese print from the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts. 

    • Pig Iron Performance
    • Pig Iron Performance
    • Pig Iron Theatre Company Workshop Performance at Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. 

    • Shakespeare's Birthday Party
    • Shakespeare's Birthday Party
    • William Shakespeare's 450th Birthday Party at the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts. 

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    • Professor Larry Silver leads a tour of the exhibition On the Wings of Eagle and Raven: Tlingit and Haida Traditions at Arthur Ross Gallery. 

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    • ICA@50 -- ICA celebrates its 50th anniversary with a series of micro-exhibitions.

    • Abdi Farah audience
    • Abdi Farah audience
    • The crowd at Penn alum Abdi Farah's artist talk at Arthur Ross Gallery.

    • Visual Studies Senior Thesis Exhibition
    • Visual Studies Senior Thesis Exhibition
    • Mind the Motion: Drawing in Transit to Combat Rider Mindlessness -- A Visual Studies Senior Thesis Project by Lauren Robie.

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    • Beatles - Penn Libraries
    • Tomorrow Never Knows: The Beatles in Text and Image at Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center.

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    • Penn Theatre Arts Program stages WELL, a play by Lisa Kron.

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    • Pharoah tomb decoration
    • In January 2014, Penn Musuem researchers discovered the Tomb of Unknown Egyptian Pharoah. 

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    • Knut Asdam + Kaja Banner
    • ICA@50
    • ICA@50
    • ICA@50.

    • Janet Malcolm
    • Janet Malcolm
    • Professor Al Filreis interviews Kelly Writers House Fellow Janet Malcolm.

    • Covenant, Alexander Liberman, 1974
    • Covenant, Alexander Liberman, 1974
    • Covenant, Alexander Liberman, 1974 -- public art on Penn's campus.

    • Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
    • Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
    • An audience at Anneberg Center for the Performing Arts.

    • Arnold and Deanne Kaplan  Collection of Early American Judaica
    • Arnold and Deanne Kaplan Collection of Early American Judaica
    • A print from the Arnold and Deanne Kaplan Collection of Early American Judaica.

    • Penn Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal @ Irvine Auditorium
    • Penn Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal @ Irvine Auditorium
    • Penn Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal at Irvine Auditorium.

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    • Penn Museum Sphinx banner
    • The Sphinx at Penn Museum.

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    • Levi Gikandi, Fine Arts Major, College of Arts and Sciences.

    • Theatre Arts Program
    • Theatre Arts Program
    • In March 2013, Penn Theatre Arts Program staged Playboy of the Western World, a play by John Millington Synge.

    • Amiri Baraka @ World Cafe Live
    • Amiri Baraka @ World Cafe Live
    • Amiri Baraka performing with Professor Guthrie Ramsey's Musiqology at World Cafe Live.

    • Institute of Contemporary Art
    • Institute of Contemporary Art
    • ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art)

    • Yo La Tengo @ WXPN Free-at-Noon Concert
    • Yo La Tengo @ WXPN Free-at-Noon Concert
    • Indie rock heroes Yo La Tengo performed at a WXPN Free at Noon concert.

    • Writing About Art seminar visits ICA
    • Writing About Art seminar visits ICA
    • ICA curator Anthony Elms leads students from Penn's Writing About Art seminar on a tour of the exhibition White Petals Surround your Yellow Heart.

    • Penn students @ Morris Arboretum
    • Penn students @ Morris Arboretum
    • Penn students explore Morris Arboretum.

Featured Stories

Penn-in-Cannes: Global Cinema in the South of France

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By Heather Holmes It was early in the morning in the south of France. The mid-May sun hadn’t fully come up yet and the day was still cool and quiet. But in a small inlet along the French Riviera called Cannes, several men were loudly hawking newspapers, espresso machines were up…

High School Students Explore Art & Architecture at Penn

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By Lydia Filosa Each summer, Penn’s campus is filled with high school students who come from all over the world to take college-level art and architecture courses through the Julian Krinsky program, Art & Architecture: Summer at Penn. Campers can choose from a wide array of arts courses, including Animation…

Arthur Ross Gallery Unveils Never-Before-Seen Collection With Help From Penn Undergrads

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By Lydia Filosa As a Penn undergraduate, one of my favorite places on campus to take a study break, and get a dose of culture in the process, was the Arthur Ross Gallery. Nestled inside Frank Furness’s castle-like Fisher Fine Arts Library, the Arthur Ross Gallery is a one-room…