Support Cai Guo-Qiang: Fireflies!

A bold and interactive public artwork for Philadelphia's Benjamin Franklin Parkway

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From September 14 through October 8, 2017, the Association for Public Art (aPA) presented Cai Guo-Qiang: Fireflies, a major site-specific work for Philadelphia by renowned contemporary artist Cai Guo-Qiang.

Fireflies on the Parkway
Cai Guo-Qiang: Fireflies rehearsal on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Photo Jeff Fusco Photography © 2017.

We invite you to celebrate Fireflies and aPA with a contribution in a multiple of 9.

The number 27 – as a multiple of 9 – recalls the Chinese homophone for eternity and acknowledges the longevity of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Cai Guo-Qiang: Fireflies donors will receive a limited edition Fireflies lenticular card.





Association for Public Art
Re: Fireflies
1528 Walnut Street, Suite 1000
Philadelphia, PA 19102

To discuss your contribution, please contact