Zalman Wircberg faced a dilemma: He had no idea who or what to showcase at the Old City Jewish Art Center in February. 

“I put it out there to God,” said Wircberg, director of OCJAC, “everything will happen in the right time, the right place.”

Time passed through Februar...


  While Democrats will be making history at the Wells Fargo Center next month, local female artists will be showcasing “herstory” in Old City.

And July in Philadelphia is sure to be doused in red, white and blue — Independence Day and the Democratic National Convention...





There is no better response to the loss of control than gaining the freedom of self-expression. Art as a therapeutic method has long helped people who have dealt with casualties and dark times — people like Stanley Carr Jr. After overcoming the disabilities and dea...

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119 n 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

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