Art of the Pictorial Map

Thu, March 28, 2019 6:00 P.M. Add to your calendar
Art Department at Parkway Central Library

Join Free Library of Philadelphia's Map Collection curator Megan MacCall for an exploration of the colorful art of pictorial maps! A popular trend during the 20th century, pictorial maps are creative and colorful, often imbibed with humor and historical narrative. The presentation will feature notable examples from the Map Collection with an opportunity for participants to view the maps firsthand.

This free event will take place in the Skyline Room, 4th floor of the Parkway Central Library

Please note, no food or drink is allowed. Space is limited and advance registration is requested:

https://pictorialmaps.eventbrite.com

 

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Arts and Crafts Programs Art Special Collections History Maps Hands-On History

Art Department
Room 208
215-686-5403

Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-686-5322

Upcoming Events at Art Department

Saturday, March 9, 2019
Friday, March 15, 2019
Monday, March 25, 2019
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Saturday, April 13, 2019

Upcoming Speakers and Lectures Events

Thursday, February 21, 2019
Saturday, February 23, 2019
11:00 A.M.
Prison Labor Tour and Book Discussion | Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue
Sunday, February 24, 2019
11:00 A.M.
Prison Labor Tour and Book Discussion | Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue
Monday, February 25, 2019