Locks is at forefront for bringing the work of the Philadelphia art community to the national scene. Founded by Marion Locks, ... More
Locks is at forefront for bringing the work of the Philadelphia art community to the national scene. Founded by Marion Locks, the gallery has broadened its scope to represent influential national and international artists. Many artists' biographies and examples of their work can be previewed on the website. Locks Art Publications preserves the work of popular artists and are available for online purchase.
Initially chartered in 1791 to combat the debt the United States had incurred from the war with Great Britain, the
First Bank of the United States created uniform currency for the 13 original states. This brainchild of then Treasury ...
Few artistic geniuses have captured the human form and condition in sculpture like Auguste Rodin. Marvel at perhaps his most
famous work, The Thinker, and wonder at the introspective nature of man and the might that is thought and ...
If you're coming to Philadelphia from New Jersey, consider a trip across the Delaware River on the ferry. It's faster
and more pleasant than a drive across any of the five bridges, and you don't have to worry about ...