The Philadelphia Museum of Art will host a block and family gathering on August 14
The Philadelphia Museum of Art will host an all-day block party on Saturday, August 14th, ending with a “house party” full of performances in the museum.
Ant Clermont Put the title. This New Jersey native has worked with Kanye West, Beyoncé, Camila Cabello and others. His “Happy 2 Be Here” extended play album was nominated for Best R&B Album at the 63rd Grammy Awards. Recently, Clemmons performed with Justin Timberlake, Bruce Springsteen, Demi Lovato and Bonjovi at the inauguration of Joe Biden.
DJ Caution, DJ AMH and Beano French will also be on stage in the evening.
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The block party will extend from the museum gallery to East Terrace at the top of Rocky Steps. During the day, there will be life-size board games, DJ entertainment, artistic creation activities and live demonstrations by local artists.
Outdoor activities are free, and food can be purchased from food trucks. Constellation Culinary Group will provide a pop-up beer garden.
This family gathering It will kick off at the new Williams Forum and the redesigned Lenfest Hall, as well as the museum’s galleries and balconies.
Below is more detailed information about the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s event schedule and events.
Next stop: Chalk poetry—— 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The popular Philadelphia Chalk Festival and artist Rushawn Stanley will turn East Terrace into a life-size board game.
Lauren Cat West Illustrated Artistic Selfie – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Philadelphia illustrator Lauren Cat West created a photo background and selfie station for tourists.
Food and drink
Food trucks will stop at East Terrace from 10 am to 4 pm A pop-up beer garden will open at noon and close at 4 pm
Music (block party)
All main stage performances are held on the East Terrace between 11 am and 5 pm.
DJ Irwin T – 11 o’clock in the morning
Tribute to the black storyteller – 1 pm
Oral activities of cultural guardians. They will pay tribute to the late artist activist, storyteller and museum collaborator Dennis Valentine.
DJ Oluwafemi- 2 pm
DJ Yolo Ono- 3:30 pm
Art (block party)
In the art museum, immerse yourself in the artistic creation experience all day long.
Spiral Q – Noon to 4 pm
Participate in hands-on artistic production using recycled materials Great staircase hall.
Space 1026 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Space 1026, an art group based in Philadelphia, invites people of all ages to participate in a collaborative still life painting at the Great Stair Hall.
Know the manufacturer – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Inside, watch hourly demonstrations by dozens of craftsmen working in ceramics, wood, metal and other fields in the Philadelphia area.
Fabric workshop – 11:30 am to 2:30 pm
Create your own screen prints with artists from fabric studios and museums The large staircase hall balcony.
Enjoy live music at the museum, as well as food and drinks from 6 to 10 pm. People of all ages are welcome, but tickets are required.
Speakeasy: Hosted by young friends—— 6-9:30 pm
Enjoy signature cocktails at the Balcony Café, Member Lounge and West Portico. Also from 6 to 9 pm, visitors can stop at the food and beverage station throughout the museum, where locally sourced bar snacks and drinks provided by Constellation Culinary Group will be served. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
Art activation- 7-9pm
Artists from nearby fabric studios and museums will show screen printing inspired by museum art. Visitors will be able to create their own prints to take home.
DJ warning – 6-7 pm
DJ AMH- 7-7:30 p.m., 8:15-8:30 p.m. and 9:15-9:45 p.m.
Pinot French – 7:30-8:15 p.m.
Ant Clermont – 8:30-9:15 in the evening
Saturday, August 14
10 a.m. to 10 p.m. | Tickets required for evening performances
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130