The awakening of adolescence has been a recurring theme that has always fascinated a great many visual artists; conflicts of identity, physical metamorphosis, psychological instability (more…)
The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage (the Center) is a multidisciplinary grantmaker and hub for knowledge-sharing, dedicated to fostering a vibrant cultural community in Greater Philadelphia. The Center invests in ambitious, imaginative, and catalytic work that showcases the region’s cultural vitality and enhances public life, and we engage in an ongoing exchange of ideas concerning artistic and interpretive practice with a broad network of cultural practitioners and leaders.
Established in 2005, the Center makes Project grants in two areas, Performance and Exhibitions & Public Interpretation, while our twelve annual Fellowships provide unrestricted grants to individual artists working in all disciplines. The Center also awards multi-year Advancement grants to high-performing institutions undertaking bold organizational initiatives.