Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 899 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

11/15/2014

Added the unidentified Central Terrace Medallions

11/15/2014

Four new pictures of cirque, CIRQUE

11/8/2014

Added the Francisville mosaic sculpture and sign

11/8/2014

Two new pictures of the Reading Terminal Lions

11/1/2014

Added the Commerce Square Pylons

11/1/2014

Two new pictures of Philbert

10/25/2014

Added the Silk City Diner Octopus Gate

10/25/2014

Three new pictures of We Lost

10/18/2014

Mosaic and sculptural glass plants from Eric Okdeh's The Value of Family

10/18/2014

Replaced the first picture of John Harrison, Chemist