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Peoplehood open art making sessions

Peoplehood utilizes the power of people to create beautiful artwork to amplify the campaigns of Philadelphia justice organizers and build community; this year’s special partners are ACT-UP Philadelphia, Philly Thrive and the Shut Down Berks Coalition. Artists of all...

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20th annual PEOPLEHOOD Parade

Join in Spiral Q’s 20th annual PEOPLEHOOD Parade! Saturday, October 19th – parade line-up at noon – parade step off at 1 Meeting at the Paul Robeson House and parading to Clark Park Rain date : November 2nd Peoplehood is a parade that celebrates and lifts up PEOPLE –...

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SPARQ in Schools at Art on the Ave

Second Friday Opening Friday June 14, 4-7PM at Art on the Avenue 3808 Lancaster Ave Giant puppets and artwork made by Spiral Q’s Blankenburg Elementary and Inquiry Charter School 4th grade puppet artists will be on exhibition at Art on the Avenue this June! This...

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James Dupree Art Show Opening

Artist James Dupree and Rashida from @thesilktent at his opening at Art on the Ave last Friday. Rashida is holding the Arts & Culture poster that James designed as part of Spiral Q’s Lancaster Ave poster project “The Bottom Branding a Bustling Ave”- his artwork...

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Parent & Child Puppet Workshop

Yesterday Spiral Q finished a 4 session workshop where parents and kids made hand puppets together of their favorite person! Choosing together who that is and discussing their characteristics and sayings before diving into sculpting, paper mache and paint- check out...

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Art For Action & Trans Equity Project

Become the center of our justice art-making this year! SPREAD THE WORD! Spiral Q is marrying the work of our two longest standing programs, Justice Works and Peoplehood into the Art for Action Pipeline. Centering an issue and grassroots group in open art-making...

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Thank You Philadelphia Cultural Fund!

Big thanks to @philaculturfund for supporting Spiral Q’s work (and the work of our amazing arts and culture friends!). We were honored to be one of 339 (!) orgs receiving grants this year. The Cultural Fund supports accessible and equitable arts programs in every city...

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James Dupree current work at Art on the Avenue

April Second Friday at Art in the Avenue! Spiral Q is honored to present recent work by James Dupree this April at Art on the Avenue Gallery. These drawings, paintings, and mixed media pieces represent Dupree's work over the past six months; an exploration of the...

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