Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 869 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

4/5/2014

Added a Resources link to SEPTA's Art in Transit Program

3/22/2014

Updated the New Exhibit with changes made from November 1, 2013 to March 22, 2014. The next round of updates will begin in April or early May.

3/22/2014

Three new pictures of John Paul II

3/16/2014

Four new pictures of Fountain of the Sea Horses

3/16/2014

Three new pictures of Striding Man

3/16/2014

Changed the map links on the individual piece pages to set the Google Maps query string to the latlong parameter and adjusted the position of Giraffes.

3/9/2014

Four new pictures of All Saints Sculpture Garden

3/1/2014

Two new pictures of Bronze Figure

3/1/2014

Two new pictures of Split Button

2/22/2014

Added the new Zoo Sign