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Sunday, August 18, 2019

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.

Podcast ponders nitty-gritty of life as a working artist

Brian Howe started his podcast in 2014, recording casual discussions with friends. Now, close to 200 episodes later, he's turning common conversation threads into...

Alleys, Axles & Ales returns to Allegheny West

The third annual car show, local beer tasting and self-guided tour of the Northside's Allegheny West neighborhood took place on Saturday, September 29. By Sophia...

Perry Hilltop, Fineview mosaic gateway production progresses

Photo courtesy of Robin Alexander Joanna and Asher Deming work together to screen print a shirt at Artists Image Resource. By Victoria Stevans The Unity Corner,...
Andy Warhol, Small Acetate (Self-Portrait in Drag), 1980, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.

“Dandy Andy” tour gives glimpse into Warhol’s romantic life

By Ashlee Green When the Andy Warhol museum opened in 1994, it was designed to display Warhol’s life story and artwork in chronological order. But...

Craft beer fans gather in Northside to celebrate launch of Pittsburgh Brewery Guide

"Pittsburgh is a beer-drinking town, and we're all neighbors here," reads the first page of the new Pittsburgh Brewery Guide. The guide debuted on...

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...

Mattress Factory offers free admission in honor of late founder, Barbara Luderowski

May 19 marked free admission day at Mattress Factory in the Northside. The day was held in honor of the art museum's late founder,...

Allegheny City Society offers history talks Tuesdays in the Groves with Gus

Several years ago the ACS presented the our annual “Rimmel Award” to Gus and Stella Kalaris for adding to the quality of life on...

Is Delta Foundation doing enough outside of Pittsburgh Pride

The Allegheny West nonprofit has come under scrutiny from a number of LGBT activists that are concerned Delta isn’t doing enough for the LGBT...

New National Aviary exhibits are quite the hoot

The National Aviary will be honoring their newest members with a plethora of events this month. The National Aviary will be introducing six new events...