This two-day symposium and workshop will explore the history, design, and conservation of architectural tile and terrazzo. Presentations (Day 1) will explore the use of ceramic and glass tile, mosaic and terrazzo, with a focus on their design, application, performance, deterioration, repair, and...
Fri, Feb 28 2020 8:00 AM — Sat, Feb 29 2020 5:00 PM
Please join us on April 13th, 2019, for the annual PennDesign Beaux Arts Ball on the Spirit of Philadelphia Cruise. The theme this year will be Beaux-coco: A Rococo take on Beaux Arts. Tickets include: food, drink, music, dancing, and admission to one of Philadelphia's finest cruise ships. The s...
Saturday, April 13 2019 6:30 PM — 10:30 PM
On March 15, PennDesign and The Wharton School will host the PennCharity Fashion Show at The Barnes Foundation at 7pm. The Fashion Show will showcase PennDesigns FOFA's class look collection as well as debut PennDesign's first full set design installation! Come for a night of fun and support your...
Friday, March 15 2019 7:00 PM — 11:00 PM
Since the founding of Docomomo in 1988 in the Netherlands, the global design and preservation community has become increasingly preoccupied with addressing the often unique and pressing issues raised by the need to conserve and rehabilitate the vast corpus of mid-late 20th century architecture, l...
Thu, Apr 12 2018 6:00 PM — Sat, Apr 14 2018 1:00 PM
Please join us on Saturday, March 24, 2018, for the annual PennDesign Beaux Arts Ball, Night at the [Mutter] Museum. Tickets include: food, drink, music, dancing, and admission to one of Philadelphia's preeminent cultural institutions, the Mutter Museum. The museum features a truly unique collec...
Sat, Mar 24 2018 8:30 PM — Sun, Mar 25 2018 12:30 AM
This two day symposium and workshop will explore built concrete works specifically through consideration of their surface. Valued for its strength and durability, concrete has challenged and expanded the meaning and role of the architectural surface during the material’s long and evolving deploy...
Fri, Feb 9 2018 8:00 AM — Sat, Feb 10 2018 4:30 PM
Join us on Thursday, November 17th at 5:30 pm in Lower Gallery for PennDesign's annual Thanksgiving celebration. Tickets are 5$ each with 100% of proceeds going to the American Red Cross to help with hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, Houston and Florida. This event is co-sponsored by Pen...
Thursday, November 16 2017 5:30 PM — 7:30 PM
Pasta night fundraiser for Rebuilding Philadelphia on March 24th at Happy Hour!
Friday, March 24 2017 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Join us for the annual PennDesign Beaux Arts Ball on March 18, 2017 at 8:30pm at the Icebox at Crane Arts Center Early Tickets $30 General Admission $35
Sat, Mar 18 2017 8:30 PM — Sun, Mar 19 2017 1:00 AM
Concepts of heritage have evolved dramatically in the past 50 years, from the stately mansions of founding fathers to neighborhoods and landscapes, from sites of conscience to the intangible and ephemeral. Throughout the world, leading designers have embraced the complex challenges of remaking h...
Thu, Mar 16 2017 6:00 PM — Sat, Mar 18 2017 5:00 PM