Past Exhibitions

Graphic Women

November 16, 2017 February 18, 2018

Richard C. von Hess Foundation Works on Paper Gallery, Historic Landmark Building

Exploring the growth of professional women artists in Philadelphia at the turn of the 20th century.

Monument Lab

September 14, 2017 December 10, 2017

Morris Gallery, Historic Landmark Building

Mural Arts Philadelphia's citywide public art and history project featuring 22 artists, with PAFA as its orientation and information hub.

Take it Away, Keep it Together

September 13, 2017 November 26, 2017

Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building

New work by Kate McCammon '16 and Noah Steinman '16, graduates of PAFA MFA program and recipients of the 2016 Faculty Exhibition Award


August 09, 2017 September 09, 2017

Tuttleman and School of Fine Arts galleries, Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building

The first annual thesis exhibition for the Low-Residency MFA program at PAFA

Murray Dessner: Illuminations

April 26, 2017 July 16, 2017

Alumni Gallery, Historic Landmark Building

Works on paper by the late Murray Dessner, beloved PAFA faculty member and acclaimed artist

116th Annual Student Exhibition

May 12, 2017 June 04, 2017

Galleries of the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building

Annual student exhibition of works by PAFA's third and fourth-year undergraduate, in addition to its second-year graduate students.