Housed in the historic Wetherill Mansion on Rittenhouse Square, the PAA is a center for contemporary craft and design exhibitions, presenting up to twelve temporary exhibitions per year.
From its earliest days, PAA’s exhibition program has featured the work of craftsmen, designers, and artists working in a variety of media. With this heritage in mind, the PAA focuses exhibitions on the arts of contemporary craft and design.
Explores all disciplines over the course of the last century
Philadelphia’s significant contributions to visual culture in the 1950s through the 1970s