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Web Extra: Inside the Woodmere Art Museum

Woodmere Art Museum, located in Chestnut Hill, is known for celebrating the art and artists of Philadelphia. In this short piece, William R. Valerio, Director and CEO, shares how the museum came into being and what makes it such a local treasure. Now through October 26th, you can experience The Poker Game and Its Circle, a fantastic exhibition of works at the Woodmere.

Episodes of Friday Arts80

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts The Dali Quartet, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

Friday Arts

The Dali Quartet, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

The Dali Quartet: Classical Roots, Latin Souls, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

28:31

The Dali Quartet, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

28:31

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Thomas Hackney Extended Interview

Friday Arts

Thomas Hackney Extended Interview

An extended interview with Thomas Hackney about his ties to Mt. Moriah cemetery.

2:55

Thomas Hackney Extended Interview

2:55

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Voices of the Cemetery

Friday Arts

Voices of the Cemetery

The Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery use drone footage to explore the cemetery landscape.

2:43

Voices of the Cemetery

2:43

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts A Tour of Abolitionism in Philadelphia

Friday Arts

A Tour of Abolitionism in Philadelphia

We take a tour of some important African American historical sites in Philadelphia.

9:04

A Tour of Abolitionism in Philadelphia

9:04

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Clips of Friday Arts348

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Ann Hamilton: habitus

Friday Arts

Ann Hamilton: habitus

Artist Ann Hamilton's latest work, habitus, weaves together text, textiles, and images.

8:51

Ann Hamilton: habitus

8:51

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Susan Stewart and Anne Hamilton Poetry Reading

Friday Arts

Susan Stewart and Anne Hamilton Poetry Reading

Susan Stewart and Ann Hamilton read Stewart’s poem, C​hannel.

35:10

Susan Stewart and Anne Hamilton Poetry Reading

35:10

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Castle Valley Grains

Friday Arts

Castle Valley Grains

Get the inside scoop on the taste, texture, and history of Castle Valley Mill's grains.

4:17

Castle Valley Grains

4:17

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Castle Valley Mill

Friday Arts

Castle Valley Mill

Castle Valley Mill has been operating in Bucks County since 1730.

9:03

Castle Valley Mill

9:03

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Atlas Obscura at Mount Moriah

Friday Arts

Atlas Obscura at Mount Moriah

Atlas Obscura takes a tour of Philadelphia's Mount Moriah Cemetery.

8:52

Atlas Obscura at Mount Moriah

8:52

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Ghosts are Jealous

Friday Arts

Ghosts are Jealous

An art exhibit uses robots to honor painter Thomas Eakins.

8:50

Ghosts are Jealous

8:50

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Web Extra: A Student Seance

Friday Arts

Web Extra: A Student Seance

An inside scoop about a group of students and their desire to contact Thomas Eakins.

2:58

Web Extra: A Student Seance

2:58

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Web Extra: Life Drawing Class for the Dead

Friday Arts

Web Extra: Life Drawing Class for the Dead

The performative aspects of Fernando Orellana’s latest installation at PAFA.

2:47

Web Extra: Life Drawing Class for the Dead

2:47

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Previews of Friday Arts32

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Preview: The Dali Quartet, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

Friday Arts

Preview: The Dali Quartet, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

The Dali Quartet: Classical Roots, Latin Souls, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

1:30

Preview: The Dali Quartet, Kosher USA, Ann Hamilton: habitus

1:30

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Friday Arts November Preview

Friday Arts

Friday Arts November Preview

Castle Valley Mill, A Tour of Abolitionism in Philadelphia, Atlas Obscura

1:32

Friday Arts November Preview

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Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Preview: Steve McCurry, The Privy Diggers, Heyne Bogut

Friday Arts

Preview: Steve McCurry, The Privy Diggers, Heyne Bogut

Photographer Steve McCurry, Philadelphia fashion label Heyne Bogut, amateur archaeologists

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Preview: Steve McCurry, The Privy Diggers, Heyne Bogut

1:16

Video thumbnail: Friday Arts Preview: El Viaje (The Journey) and Lyric Fest

Friday Arts

Preview: El Viaje (The Journey) and Lyric Fest

Pablo Batista's new performance piece "El Viaje (The Journey)," plus Lyric Fest.

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Preview: El Viaje (The Journey) and Lyric Fest

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