Coming in May: Art Sanctuary’s 2017 Celebration of Black Arts Festival!  

In the Gallery

Join us in partnership with the Barnes Foundation throughout the month of May for Bryan Collier's exhibit in our gallery. 


Bryan Collier is an award-winning writer and illustrator, known best for his work on children's books such as Uptown, Freedom River by Doreen Rappaport, and Rosa by Nikki Giovanni. He has won both the Coretta Scott King Award (six times), the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award, and is a four-time Caldecott honor recipient. He is also Art Sanctuary's 2017 Awardee for Excellence in Visual Literacy! 

Opening Reception

Sunday, May 7th (Time TBD)

Art Sanctuary Gallery

628 South 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Gallery Hours

For the month of May, our gallery will be open from noon to 4pm everyday except on Thursdays, when we will be open 12-7pm, and hosting a free evening reception. Stop by and see us during any of these times!! We'd love to have you. 

Special Thanks to our 2017 Sponsors and Partners

Countdown to CBA33!

Next Event

Sunday, May 7th (Time TBD) 

Bryan Collier Opening Reception

Art Sanctuary Gallery 

About Us

Art Sanctuary uses the power of black art to transform individuals, create and build community and foster cultural understanding.

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