Philadelphia has a great, tightly knit art scene that is also incredibly accessible. Everyone knows everyone so it's easy.
— Olivia Jia Painting + Drawing

We are a supportive community committed to individual and artistic integrity and inclusion. We promote and respect self-expression, a wide range of ideas, and diversity in all its forms.

With a focus on excellence, we inspire, challenge and support the unconventional thinkers, dreamers, and doers who are passionate about using their creative works to impact society.

Philly + UArts: the intersection of living & learning
With the Avenue of the Arts as the backdrop for your education, the scene is set for the most transformative four years of your life.