We commission, preserve, interpret & promote public art in Philadelphia
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What We Do

The Association for Public Art (aPA) seeks to respond to the conditions of our time, creating a legacy and maintaining a heritage for future generations.

Explore Public Art

Easily browse an expansive selection of public artworks

Featured artwork

Land Buoy (2014)

by Jody Pinto (1942 - )

A “mast-like” spire ascends into the sky with a 16-foot spiral staircase wrapping around its base. Visitors can climb the stairs to a platform that offers views up and down the Delaware River.

Featured artwork

Rock Form (Porthcurno) (1964)

by Barbara Hepworth (1903 - 1975)

WATCH: Our virtual public art tour for @myphillypark's #LoveYourPark @ Home week is now online ➡️… https://t.co/hHsi3W5sTw

Featured Story

Virtual Art Tours in Philly

We’ve gathered a number of excellent online galleries, virtual tours, and interactive maps to explore art in Philadelphia from the comfort of your home.

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Our website allows you to access content on any device. Use your phone, tablet, or computer to take tours and explore public art first hand!

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