Neighborhood News

Asian Arts Initiative’s Annual Benefit & Silent Auction: Illuminate Pearl Street

April 29 @ 6:00 pm9:00 pm

Asian Arts Initiative,

1219 Vine StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19107 United States

In Chinese culture, lanterns are often a symbol of family – of a coming together to illuminate the darkness and create togetherness. Asian Arts Initiative has literally lit up the dark alley of Pearl Street and worked to create family and community through the arts. Now, we invite you to continue to transform Pearl Street with us and to celebrate this spirit of hope and togetherness, as part of our valued circle of supporters and family. Our annual benefit is…

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Pearl Street Community Paint Day

April 30 @ 11:00 am2:00 pm

Asian Arts Initiative


Asian Arts Initiative welcomes you to join us for our season opening Community Paint Day. Come help us create new murals by Leroy Johnson and enjoy performances by Hip Hop Fundamentals, music by DJ Kevin Kong, and activities to fill Pearl Street with color, music, and warm-weather fun! Don’t miss your chance to meet artists-in-residence Mike Hoyt and Wing Young Huie and check out their storefront exhibit or join in on a planting activity led by Meei Ling Ng. Major…

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