Philadelphia Public Art @philart.net

Welcome to Philadelphia Public Art @ philart.net

This site is a collection of the webmaster's pictures of 888 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

8/30/2014

Added the October 4, 1922 Fire Memorial Plaque

8/30/2014

Two new pictures of the City Seal at the Municipal Services Building

8/23/2014

Added Marquee

8/23/2014

Four new pictures of Mary Dyer

8/16/2014

Added the Gulf Refinery Fire Memorial

8/16/2014

Two new pictures of Joseph J. Greenberg Jr.'s Bird

8/9/2014

Added the Fireman's Hall Sign

8/9/2014

Two new pictures of the Bell Atlantic Building Fountain

8/2/2014

Added Justice the Guardian of Liberty, the seal and inscription on the Federal Courthouse.

8/2/2014

Three new pictures of Swann Memorial Fountain