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Join or renew your Association for Public Art (aPA) membership!




Founded in 1872, the aPA promotes the important role that public art plays in the creation and enhancement of public spaces. With a true commitment to invention, boldness, and cooperation, we continue to seek out the most imaginative and productive affinities among artists, sites, and the public.

Become a member here. If you have already renewed for 2014-2015, thank you!


Membership begins at $35 and includes:

– Pack of color postcards illustrating artworks commissioned by aPA
– Complimentary admission to aPA’s Annual Meeting
– Invitations to participate in periodic aPA special events and programs – One entry to win an autographed photograph of Fingerspan by artist Jody Pinto*
– Members who contribute $1,000 or more will become a part of aPA’s Conservation Society.

*NEW benefit for 2014-2015

Related Artworks


Magic Carpet


by Candy Coated (b. 1970)

The Oval, in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

For summer 2014, artist Candy Coated temporarily transformed The Oval in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art into a magical environment of color, pattern, illusion, and movement.




by Jody Pinto (b. 1942)

Wissahickon Creek trail near Livezey Dam, Fairmount Park

Pinto wanted to link the human body with the natural environment in such a way that viewers themselves, passing through the work, would help to establish the connection.

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