Arts & Culture

Main Campus became a winter wonderland
A spring-break-week snowstorm transformed Temple's Main Campus into a winter wonderland.
March 9, 2015
Flower show exhibit blossoms in the spotlight
Temple University Ambler’s 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show exhibit takes visitors on a unique journey through dawn and dusk.
February 27, 2015
Art exhibitions showcase student talent
This week marks the kickoff of Tyler School of Art's MFA thesis exhibitions at Temple Contemporary. “The Tyler MFA shows are a watershed event in Philadelphia's exhibition calendar,” said Tyler's Robert Blackson.
February 20, 2015
Tyler alumna designs Forever stamp
A design by Tyler alumna Jessica Hische is featured on a 2015 U.S. Postal Service Forever Hearts stamp.
Acclaimed designer collaborates with Tyler students on graphic map of Philly
Students in the Tyler School of Art will have a unique opportunity to work with notable designer Paula Scher, TYL’70, on a one-of-a-kind map of Philadelphia.
Rare John Coltrane album recorded live at Temple
'Offering,' a remastered recording of a rare live performance given by legendary jazz artist John Coltrane at Temple University, was released earlier this year by Resonance Records.
Tyler School of Art turns designers into entrepreneurs
This semester, Tyler School of Art launched a new design incubator to promote entrepreneurship and inspire students. It's called the Hatchery.
Temple Theaters kicks off season with Fringe Festival performance in Center City Philadelphia
Temple Theaters kicks off a new season with the Philadelphia premiere of the Pulitzer Prize-nominated play 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo,' as a part of the 2014 Philadelphia Fringe Festival. The play will run through Sept. 27 at the Adrienne Theater in Center City Philadelphia.
Temple community celebrates Juneteenth with legendary Philadelphia saxophonist
On June 19, Temple University Libraries' Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection hosted “A Celebration of Philly Jazz in Observance of Juneteenth” featuring a discussion with and performances by legendary Philadelphia saxophonist Robert “Bootsie” Barnes.
Art installation bathes Temple Contemporary in colorful stripes
The work of Tyler Distinguished Alumni Mentoring Program participants culminated in the exhibit "Polly Apfelbaum + Dan Cole: For the Love of Gene Davis," currently on display at Temple Contemporary.
Architecture students design installation
Fourth-year architecture students designed the installation that covers the window bays of the front of that building, located next to the Tyler School of Art. “Patterning Porosity” will be on display in the Architecture Building until May 17.
Temple Theaters produces a world premiere drama about bullying
Temple Theaters concludes its 2013–2014 season with a groundbreaking new drama, "Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls."
Wildlife attends writing class
Inhabitants of the Schuylkill Wildlife Rehabilitation Clinic made guest appearances in Assistant Professor Dan Featherston’s 'First-Year Writing' class.