Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 892 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

9/28/2014

Added Walk Together Forever

9/28/2014

Two new pictures of A Friend

9/20/2014

Added the Engine Company 1 Memorial

9/20/2014

Three new pictures of Guardians of Fire

9/13/2014

Added the Suzanne Roberts Theatre Sign

9/13/2014

Three new pictures of China Gate

9/6/2014

Added the Eugene Ormandy piece outside the Ormandy Ballroom. Any information about this piece would be greatly appreciated.

9/6/2014

Four new pictures of the Commuter Tunnel Mural plus a rename, a landmark rename, and additional attribution

8/30/2014

Added the October 4, 1922 Fire Memorial Plaque

8/30/2014

Two new pictures of the City Seal at the Municipal Services Building