Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 935 sculptures, fountains, mosaics and memorials in Philadelphia, with

The webmaster does not own any of the artworks shown here, nor does he have any official connection to any of the bewildering array of private organizations, non-profit institutions, universities, and city and state commissions, programs, departments, agencies, and authorities that own, purchase, maintain, catalog, and/or approve public artworks in Philadelphia.

All pictures (but not the artworks in the pictures) are copyright Christopher William Purdom, and may only be used for non-commercial purposes with attribution and a link.

Recent Updates

7/25/2015

Added the Curtis Institute Reliefs

7/25/2015

Replaced the picture of Benjamin Franklin in Fireman's Hat

7/18/2015

Added the Dilworth Park Fountain

7/18/2015

New pictures of all eleven Chestnut Street Bus Shelters

7/11/2015

Added Kathleen Fruge-Brown's 2014 bike rack Birds

7/11/2015

Two new pictures of The Hand and Eye of God

7/11/2015

Fixed a bunch of broken internal links: landmark to tour, tour extensions, and various embedded links to related entries.

7/6/2015

All URLs have been converted. Old URLs will automatically redirect.

7/6/2015

Converting to SEO-friendly URLs. Trying to keep disruption to a minimum.

7/4/2015

Added Walker Hancock's 1979 Air, installed 2015 on the Schuylkill Banks