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Airs on the first Friday of each month at 8:30 p.m. or online anytime
January Friday Arts takes you outside and on the road to discover the wonders of art and nature.  It's our winter outdoor show that looks forward to the joys of spring and summer.

  • January Friday Arts

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    January Friday Arts travels with Bike Fresh Bike Local, introduces you to Termite TV, and takes an outdoor audio art tour with Museum Without Walls. Watch the full episode »

    January Friday Arts
  • Special Feature: Artisanal Cheese

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    A sneak peek at an upcoming Friday Arts feature about Birchrun Hills Farm and their creative ways of handling the economical changes in the dairy farming.

    Artisan Cheese
  • Frankford Walk With Ken Milano

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    Tour Philadelphia through a mobile app with local historian Ken Milano as your guide.

    Ken Milano
  • Behind the scenes with Bill Covaleski

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    Bill Covaleski, President and Brewmaster of Victory Brewing Company, talks about the origins of Philly's favorite brew.

    Victory


Hit the streets with the Termite TV Collective as they explore Philadelphia neighborhoods and make media that fits in your pocket. See more »

Experience Philadelphia's preeminent collection of public art through this innovative outdoor interactive audio program. See more »

Tour the lush farmland and beautiful landscapes of Southeastern Pennsylvania through the Bike Fresh Bike Local event. See more »

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The University of Pennsylvania Morris Arboretum
The wealthy brother and sister, John and Lydia Morris, willed their Chestnut Hill estate to the University of Pennsylvania in 1932. That makes it an accredited, knowledge-based museum of horticulture. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the arboretum offers a display garden, organic sculptures, outdoor miniature railway and bird watching classes. Watch now »

Villanova Theatre Arts
In a collaboration of academics and performance, students learn the difference aspects of theatrical art, from acting to directing to design to writing. The theatre department produces a four-show season at the campus' Vasey Theatre. Watch now »


Museum Without Walls Audio

Enjoy this month's Art of Life segment? Experience the Museum Without Walls Audio program for yourself by mapping out your own art walk. More »

Palmer Park Bench

Download a park bench tour of Palmer Park for your iPod, with local historian Kenneth Milano as your guide. More »

PASA's 4th Annual Bike Fresh Bike Local

Ride through the beautiful rolling hills of Chester County and support PASA's work in SE Pennsylvania on behalf of family farms growing fresh fruit, vegetables, and humanely raised poultry, beef and pork. Register »




{ FIRST } FRIDAY ARTS EVENT

Attend a special screening and reception for February's Friday Arts episode! Meet the show's producers and the organizations featured in the show. At this month's event you can sample a variety of Asian pears from Subarashii Kudamono's orchards, meet local artist Chuck Connelly, and enjoy a classical Chinese dance performance by members of the Shen Yun Performing Arts. After the show, stroll to nearby galleries in Old City for Philadelphia's First Friday events.

February 4, 2010 — 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. — RVSP »