Featured Member: Art-Reach

This week's featured member is Art-Reach!

City of Philadelphia Names New Youth Poet Laureate

Soledad Alfaro-Allah, a student at Science Leadership Academy, has been named as the city's second Youth Poet Laureate.

Curtis Institute Launching ArtistYear This Fall

The Curtis Institute of Music is launching a new program this fall that encourages young people to engage in national service.

Philadelphia's First Ever Creative Strength Swap

On June 21st, members of Philadelphia's creative community will come together to exchange skills, resources, and knowledge.

Save the Date for the Second Annual GroundSwell Happy Hour!

The second annual GroundSwell Happy Hour will be on Tuesday, July 22 with special guest Helen Haynes, the new Chief Cultural Officer for the Mayor's Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy.

Defining A Hopeful City Through Art

BuildaBridge and The Office of Arts, Culture & the Creative Economy are presenting an exhibit at City Hall that helps define what makes a city "Hopeful."

Do-Gooder Spotlight: Art Partners Studio

The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's semimonthly blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities.

Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at Art Partners Studio!


Free Admission Day at the American Swedish Historical Museum

Celebrate Swedish National Day on Friday, June 6th with the American Swedish Historical Museum.

2014 Philly Geek Awards Includes "Visual Artist of the Year" Category

This year's Philly Geek Awards will once again include a Visual Artist of the Year category!

City Hall Artful Action Day

Join Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) on June 5th as they head to City Hall to express their concern with arts education in the School District of Philadelphia.