First 100 Days

First 100 Days is a new art project designed to engage the public around policy issues that could be addressed in the new presidential administration.

Change Ignites Art

2020: Year in Review

You are incredible

Congratulations and thanks to all who put forward an immense effort to maintain programs and community engagement while managing the difficulties this year presented.

Mural Arts Institute

Arts + Environmental Justice Symposium

This annual symposium invites artists, activists, scientists, scholars and governmental officials to engage in discussion and collective imagination at the intersection of environmental justice and participatory public art during a global pandemic.

blog | Nov 16

The Viaduct

The murals, painted on three essential underpasses in North Philadelphia, are reflective of the strength…

The Viaduct
Prophesied: A Portrait of Criminal Justice

Art Ignites Change Podcast


This podcast explores the history and future of public art in Philadelphia, and around the world. We’ll be looking at public art projects and programs from current and historical perspectives to build a greater understanding of the transformative power of creativity.



Rendering Justice

An expansive examination of mass incarceration and an unflinching depiction of contemporary America.

The Viaduct

Rail Line Underpass Enhancement Project: A monumental effort and collaboration between artists and community leaders.

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