On Saturday, November 3rd,  Danny Simmons, and Rush Arts invite you to our inaugural Art For Life Philadelphia!

 Honoring Jane Golden of Mural Arts; artist, printmaker, professor, art activist Judy Brodsky, and artist James Brantley at this years’ Art For Life Philadelphia at The Painted BrideJoin us at #ArtForLifePhilly as we celebrate our honorees; showcase the #ArtForLifePhilly Art Auction featuring works by Derrick Adams, Rashid Johnson, Shepard Fairey & more; and continue to expand and highlight those central to our Rush Arts Philly mission: the youth & artists that bring our work to life!  

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
The Painted Bride, Philadelphia, PA
6p Arrivals & Cocktails
7p  Program 

Tickets Available Here


Jane Golden, Founder & Executive Director, Mural Arts


Judy Brodsky, Artist, Printmaker, Professor, and Arts Advocate


James Brantley, Artist


Hosted by

Angela and Vanessa Simmons

Co-Hosted by

Lenny Bazemore


Event Chairs

Kenneth Gamble | Marc Lamont Hill | Taneshia Nash Laird


Host Committee

AAMP | Todd Agostini | Brooke Anderson | Sekou Campbell | Yona Deshommes | Drew Gidding | Haqq Islam | Dr. Keith Leaphart | Neil Sandvold | Staci Scott


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Official Wine Sponsor


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For more information contact us at artforlife@rushphilanthropic.org. For press inquires please contact: Niesha Kennedy, Kennedy Robinson Public Relations at 267-308-5583 or hello@kennedyrobinsonpr.com.

Proceeds from Art For Life Philadelphia will benefit Rush Arts Philly’s arts education programs for inner-city youth and gallery programs for emerging artists and curators.