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Front view of the Historic Landmark Building with semi-permanent piece by KAWS at PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Front view of the Historic Landmark Building with semi-permanent piece by KAWS at PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) hosts artist talks offering the public the opportunity to engage with art makers surrounding current exhibitions. (Photo courtesy PAFA)

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) hosts artist talks offering the public the opportunity to engage with art makers surrounding current exhibitions. (Photo courtesy PAFA)

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Museum and School, 1805, a National Historic Landmark, Broad & Cherry Streets, Philadelphia:  Completed in 1876, this two story, fireproof building is the best-preserved of Furness' exuberant Victorian structures, and one of the outstanding Art Schools and Museums in America.   It is the oldest art museum and school in the nation.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Museum and School, 1805, a National Historic Landmark, Broad & Cherry Streets, Philadelphia: Completed in 1876, this two story, fireproof building is the best-preserved of Furness' exuberant Victorian structures, and one of the outstanding Art Schools and Museums in America. It is the oldest art museum and school in the nation.

Historic Landmark Building and Lenfest Plaza at PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Historic Landmark Building and Lenfest Plaza at PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Rotunda looking east towards the Washington Foyer in the Historic Landmark Building at PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Rotunda looking east towards the Washington Foyer in the Historic Landmark Building at PAFA - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

This is the facade of the main PAFA (Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts) building, at Broad and Cherry Streets in Center City Philadelphia. It was built in 1871. Abby Heller-Burnham, Mary Harju, and Jenny Kanzler are all PAFA graduates.

This is the facade of the main PAFA (Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts) building, at Broad and Cherry Streets in Center City Philadelphia. It was built in 1871. Abby Heller-Burnham, Mary Harju, and Jenny Kanzler are all PAFA graduates.

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