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.

Mattress Factory’s new Artists in Residence exhibition to open in September

The Northside museum will highlight the work of five artists from across the globe this fall as part of its Artists in Residence program.  By...

Fresh Fest, Pittsburgh’s first Black beer festival, held at Nova Place

  By Ashlee Green Photos by Lauren Stauffer On Saturday, August 11, Pittsburgh's first Black beer festival was held at Nova Place from 5 to 9 p.m....

Third annual Puppet Slam ‘n Picnic tonight in Spring Hill

By Ashlee Green Photo By Larry Rippel In collaboration with Spring Hill Brewing, the Puppetry Guild of Pittsburgh will host its third annual Puppet Slam 'n...

Northside Happenings August 9 to 12, 2018

This weekend in the Northside: Wigle celebrates a new "funky experimental spirit," City Books hosts a Tarot Night with reader and illustrator Molly Wright and...
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...
Photo courtesy of the Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History.

Photo Antiquities premieres photos of first female pilots

By Nick Eustis Photos courtesy of Photo Antiquities The Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History in Deutschtown is unveiling a new photography exhibit this August, featuring...

Pittsburghers flock to aviary for Tropical Beach Party

On Saturday, July 21, the National Aviary held its annual “Night in the Tropics” beach party, marking the event’s 16th consecutive year. By Sarah Gross The...

New mural captures the heart and spirit of Troy Hill community

“Everyone belongs in Troy Hill.” By Chloe Burkart On Thursday June 28, Troy Hill residents gathered at a block party hosted at Scratch Food & Beverage...

Where is that? An Archival Game

New Photo Antiquities History Quiz Is it the Northside or the Outside? Our new series of identifying images of the Northside, and greater Pittsburgh area,...

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...