PAFA Website Wins A 2020 Webby Award

The PAFA website has won a 2020 Webby Award for "Best School/University" project!

Many thanks to our partner, Message Agency, who made it possible for us to redesign our site in 2019. Watch their acceptance speech.

The Webby Awards are  the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. Established in 1996, the Webby Awards are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS)—a 2000+ member judging body. The Academy is comprised of Executive Members—leading Internet experts, business figures, luminaries, visionaries and creative celebrities—and Associate Members who are former Webby Winners, Nominees and other Internet professionals.

About PAFA

Founded in 1805, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is America's first school and museum of fine arts. A recipient of the National Medal of Arts, PAFA offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the fine arts, innovative exhibitions of historic and contemporary American art, and a world-class collection of American art. PAFA’s esteemed alumni include Mary Cassatt, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, William Glackens, Barkley L. Hendricks, Violet Oakley, Louis Kahn, David Lynch, and Henry Ossawa Tanner.