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    Pittsburgh Art Events: May 13-19

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring a free music fest, arts workshops, children’s theater, and more!
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: May 6-12

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring a free music fest, art exhibits, a family friendly community day, and more!
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: April 29-May 5

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring public art, opera, Latin tango, and more!
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: April 22-28

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring block parties, a student film fest, Art All Night, a potter’s tour, and more!
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: April 15-21

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring touring musicals, comedy sets, installation art, and more!
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    Clothed in Creation with Lauryn Parks

    Meet Lauryn Parks, the Pittsburgh-based model, painter, and fashion creative behind Bad Bitch Thriftin’
  • Strategic Plan Update. Seeking Your Input.

    An Update on Our Strategic Plan: Seeking Your Input

    In collaboration with Workhorse Collaborative and Shannon Parris Consulting, the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council is developing a transformative strategic plan to propel our organization forward. Guided by our commitment to transparency and accountability in this process, we are sharing what we’ve learned so far and how we plan to proceed.
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: April 8-14

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring lecture series, opera, drag murder mysteries, and more!
  • Artistic Jobs and Opportunities April 2024

    Jobs and Opportunities Roundup: April 2024

    Looking for employment as an artist or arts administrator in Pittsburgh? We’ve compiled a list of job openings at some of the area's best arts and cultural institutions, as well as regional and national arts-related opportunities.
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    Pittsburgh women artists making HERstory

    Join us in applauding some of Pittsburgh’s amazing local women artists excelling in everything from ceramics and songwriting to literary activism and pinball machine upcycling.
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: April 1-7

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring experimental performances, hot glass workshops, classical music shows, lectures on soul food, and tons of visual art!
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: March 25-31

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring Queer documentary storytelling, community yoga in an art gallery, a student-run fashion show, and more!
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    12 Pittsburgh Black Visual Artists Worth Your Attention

    During our February artist networking event, The Creative Hive, we invited everyone who shared space with us to share their favorite Pittsburgh Black visual artist. From muralists to oil painters, we're highlighting your choices for 12 Black visual artists making an impact in our Pittsburgh community.
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: March 18-24

    Explore Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring workshops, art exhibits, traditional South Indian dance, and more!
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: March 11-17

    Explore the region’s vibrant arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring Pittsburgh illustrators’ reactions to AI, exciting dance performances, a local tribute to Tina Turner, and more!
  • Artistic Jobs and Opportunities March 2024

    Jobs and Opportunities Roundup: March 2024

    Looking for employment as an artist or arts administrator in Pittsburgh? We’ve compiled a list of job openings and opportunities at some of the area's best arts and cultural institutions, as well as regional and national remote arts-related positions
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: March 4-10

    Explore Pittsburgh’s arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring art workshops, poetry readings, opera performances, and more!
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    Navigating Artistry with “The Urban Explorer”

    Meet Deavron Dailey, also known as “The Urban Explorer,” a Pittsburgh-based visual mixed media artist who moved to the Steel City from Detroit, Michigan.
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    Pittsburgh Art Events: February 26-March 4

    Explore Pittsburgh’s arts and culture scene with this week’s event recommendations, featuring Ukrainian dubstep, hipster dramedies, Celtic dance, and more!
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    Pittsburgh Black musicians you should be streaming

    We’re celebrating Pittsburgh’s fantastic Black musicians! From one of “NPR Music’s Artists to Watch” to a DJ creating a “safe space for artists to build communities,” check out our list of 13 Black musicians making (sound) waves in Pittsburgh.