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    • Andre Wright paints puts a new coat of paint on a window frame in the Sharswood Athletic Rec Center. (Brad Larrison for NewsWorks)

As city waits on soda tax ruling, private sector pours on support for Rebuild

Given all the news stories that have described Rebuild as a “$500 million initiative,” you might have assumed that, at least by now, the project’s funding was set…

    • psychylustro - warehouse | Steve Weinik for the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program
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19 groups get $780,000 in Knight Arts funding

Three rounds of Knight Arts Challenge grants have helped Philly cultural organizations create new programs and bring art to broader audiences. Now the Knight Foundation announced $780,000 in new funding to…

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Call for artist-designed bike racks

Philly already has a few artsy bike racks - the sculptural post outside of Johnny Brenda’s in Fishtown, the bicycle-shaped racks at Grays Ferry Crescent, and the car-shaped bike corral on…

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Among 43 Knight Arts Challenge winners, many will bring art to public space and neighborhoods

This year's Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia winners were announced Monday, marking the final round of of the three-year challenge grant program. Of the 43 winners, here are 14 winners that…

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Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia Finalists

This year's Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia finalists were announced today, featuring a crop of fantastic ideas for the arts in Philly that are in the running for grant funding from…

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Applications open for Knight Arts Challenge to fund best ideas for the arts in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – Sept. 17, 2012 – The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation<> is now accepting applications for the Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia<>. The $9 million…

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Knight Arts Challenge grants $2.76 million to 35 artistic ideas

VIDEO: 2012 Winners of the Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia from Knight Foundation on Vimeo. Thanks to $2.76 million in Knight Arts Challenge funding, 35 big ideas for bringing art out…

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Stamen Design stylizes online mapping

Why go with Google Maps when you can have a wash of  Watercolor or crisp contrasty Toner? If you've ever wished that the utilitarian world of online mapping could become more…

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Connect Philly: Got a cellphone, find free or cheap Internet nearby

It’s no secret that Philly has a deep digital divide, and closing that chasm is increasingly a focus of civic-minded tech and digital literacy initiatives. Our comrades at Technically Philly* announced …

    • Unreal | flickr user phllytrax, Eyes on the Street flickr group
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Parkway parking, revealing hidden collections, Philly's clean water legacy and promise, Knight grant finalists

Unreal | flickr user phllytrax, Eyes on the Street flickr group Who put the park in parkway? City Howl wonders, given the investment happening along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, why is…

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