Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 895 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

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

10/11/2014

Added the German Society Gate at 7th and Spring Garden

10/11/2014

Four new pictures of John J. Boyle's Benjamin Franklin

10/5/2014

Added the Veterans Memorial on Pattison Avenue

10/4/2014

Three new pictures of Quadrature #1

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