We asked our resident artists at Cherry Street Pier to contemplate the ways in which Black artists, culture, and movements have influenced their artistry and ponder the future of Black art. This is what they said…
Spread the love this Valentine’s Day by supporting local creatives and presenting gifts of adoration, admiration, and affection to all the special people in your life with help from the Cherry Street Pier Valentine’s Day Gift Guide.
Get to know Cherry Street Pier mixed-media artist Samantha Billig in this fast and fun Q&A where Billig shares her dreams of hosting afterschool programs focused on expressionism; gushes about Philly’s best-kept secrets; dishes about her favorite works of art, and more.
The ultimate Cherry Street Pier Gift Guide is here! Support local creatives, while picking up one-of-kind presents that will keep you at the top of the nice list for years to come. We have something for everyone on your holiday checklist.
Acori Honzo wows visitors to his studio with intricately-crafted doll sculptures of legendary Black figures such as Harriet Tubman and James Baldwin. Acori’s pieces are a few inches tall, but they speak loud and have inspired people from Philadelphia and beyond. Get to know Acori a little more in this delightful Q&A.