Tag: Pew Center for Arts and Heritage

Where We Belong: Artists in the Archive

The South Asian American Digital Archive symposium explores ways to challenge the systematic erasure of stories of marginalized communities in America.

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Common Touch: An Artist’s Multi-Sensory Exhibition Exploring the History of the Education of the Blind at the Library Company of Philadelphia

By Erika Piola

As the Co-Director of the Visual Culture Program (VCP at LCP) at the Library Company of Philadelphia, the collections with which I work daily document the visual construction of history. In preparing for our current VCP exhibition Common Touch: The Art of the Senses in the History of the Blind, the experience has purposefully challenged my conceptions of the privileged role of vision in visual culture studies.

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Arch Street Meeting House Receives Pew Center Grant

In June, The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage announced its 2015 grants in support of the Philadelphia region’s cultural organizations and artists.

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