Thought Leaders

ArtWell receives CAIR-Philadelphia Leadership Award

ArtWell is humbled and honored to have received the CAIR-Philadelphia Leadership Award at the June 26, 2016 Interfaith Iftar Dinner where Fariha Khan, our former Board Chair, shared powerful heartfelt words along with our friends Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer and the Very Rev. Judith Sullivan. The Second Annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner took place at the Friends Center […]

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Program Director Julia Terry appointed to Commission for Women

On Wednesday, June 22, 2017, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney officially announced the appointments of the Executive Director and the 27 women to serve on the Commission for Women. Among the appointed members is ArtWell Program Director Julia Terry. “On behalf of ArtWell, I want to express how thrilled we are that Julia Terry has been appointed to the Mayor’s […]

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Lessons from an Art Teacher, from the Bartol Archive

Bartol Foundation recently re-issued ArtWell Award Honoree Lynne Horoschak’s 1999 fellowship documentary ‘Lessons from an Art Teacher’ online. Things change. Things stay the same. Fifteen years after Lynne Horoschak was named the 1999 George Bartol Arts in Education Fellow, the story of her decades as a Philadelphia public school art teacher is still relevant and […]

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