Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 904 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

12/20/2014

Added the Elk Head on the 1300 block of Arch

12/20/2014

Seven new pictures of the First National Bank Building Walnut St. entrance

12/13/2014

Added the Eagle relief on the wall of the residence at 3rd and Walnut

12/13/2014

Three new pictures of Tamanend

12/6/2014

Added the Eagle on the gate at the First Bank of the United States

12/6/2014

Three new pictures of Ghost Structures

11/28/2014

Added Henry Mitchell's Saint Fiacre

11/28/2014

A picture of Dedicated to the American Secretary in its slightly new location

11/22/2014

Added the Frank Furness Gate on Kelly Drive

11/22/2014

Five new pictures of Amity