Arts + Culture

Northside is rich with history of famous artists, national sites, and a lost city that continue to inspire today’s landscape of defining communities and individuals.

The shows go on: James Street completes ballroom renovations

By Alyse Horn After a noise complaint in July during the Deutschtown Music Festival, James Street Gastropub & Speakeasy was forced to close its Ballroom...

Randyland and similar artistic ventures across the US

Photo by Donnie Mangino By Donnie Mangino A collection of painted mannequin heads, a row of brightly painted wooden doors, beds of thriving flowers and plants,...

New Hazlett to celebrate 10 years of art, community with birthday bash

Photo courtesy of New Hazlett By Josh Storey The New Hazlett Theater, 6 Allegheny Square East, is turning 10 this year, and to celebrate they are...

Three floors devoted to new installation at Mattress Factory

Photo courtesy of the Mattress Factory "A Second Home" by Dennis Maher on display in the museum. By Ed Skirtich An evolutionary, futuristic world of art in...

CreativeMornings/PGH at Alloy 26 this Friday

Illustration by Will Bryant/Courtesy of CreativeMornings Creative Mornings Pittsburgh will hold its August event on the Northside this Friday from 8:30-10 a.m. at Alloy 26, 100 South...

Artist brings ‘World’s Biggest Burger’ to Neu Kirche

Photo courtesy of Neu Kirche The burger sculpture is park of the Fallow Grounds for Sculpture project, which happens every summer. Click here to see past and...

Sneak peek of 2016 Maker Faire

Photo by Alyse Horn BirdBrain Technologies is the maker of the Finch Robot and the Hummingbird Robotics Kit. Children are able to use the kits...

Prime Stage Theatre announces auditions for ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Prime Stage operates out of the New Hazlett and is prepping for auditions for its next production, "To Kill A Mockingbird." Information for auditions...

Urban Impact to perform ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Photo courtesy of Urban Impact By Donnie Mangino On Thursday, August 18 at the New Hazlett Theater, Urban Impact Shakes will present "A Midsummer Night’s Dream,"...

Book highlights ‘colors’ of the Northside

Photo courtesy of Randy Strothman By Alexandria Stryker In contrast to its historic reputation as the “Smoky City,” the Pittsburgh of today is filled with more...