In celebration of Women's History Month, Art In City Hall - Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy presents "Message to Our Daughters," an intergenerational exhibit by local women artists showcasing a diversity of life and artistic experiences.
This exhibition is a joint presentation by the photographers of the long-time Sister Cities of Philadelphia and Tianjin, China. The images featured are of the citizens, by the citizens and for the citizens of these two cities aimed at promoting cultural interaction and discourse facilitated through art. The featured work by 30 photographers will display powerful images of everyday life in the two cities, separated by thousands of miles yet united by their friendship. The multi-site exhibition will be featured at City Hall and the University of the Arts to highlight the creativity and vitality of the Sister Cities and their relevance to city life.
In celebration of Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month, Art In City Hall - Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy presents a photography exhibition by local artists whose works capture the spirit of jazz during live performances, and subtle behind-the-scenes creative moments. Featured photography depict the rhythms, sounds, energy, and intricacies of jazz music in various formats, including digital photography.