The Village of Arts and Humanities

The Village of Arts and Humanities

Funding Received: 2017
Philadelphia, PA
$500,000
Funding Period: 2 years and 6 months

In Philadelphia, PA, The Village of Arts and Humanities will embark on a community-driven design process to transform two vacant row homes into a site for residents, artists, law enforcement, and neighborhood stakeholders to collaborate on new public safety strategies rooted in care rather than control.  

This year, The Village of Arts and Humanities is the only previous recipient of ArtPlace funding.

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See below for recent updates, press, and events from this project

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Jul 17, 2018
“Home Court: The Hartranft Basketball Revival” is an art show and forum celebrating the renovation of the North Philly neighborhood’s outdoor courts, which had fallen... Read More
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Jan 8, 2018
Investing money in community development projects where artists, arts organizations, and arts and culture activity work to strengthen communities, ArtPlace America recently announcing recipients of... Read More
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Dec 18, 2017
The Village of Arts and Humanities is ending 2017 on one heck of a high note. The North Philly arts and culture nonprofit just got... Read More
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Today, we are proud to announce the 23 creative placemaking projects that will receive funding in communities of all sizes across 18 states and one...Read more
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International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. To celebrate we asked some of...Read more
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In Philadelphia, PA, The Village of Arts and Humanities will embark on a community-driven design process to transform two vacant row homes into the Civic...Read more