With the generous support of ArtPlace America, Fairmount Park Conservancy is honored to be part of ArtPlace America’s Community Development Investments (CDI) program. This three-year initiative assists the Conservancy with integrating cultural strategies into our mission delivery. Connecting artists and cultural partners with communities, we work to engage the power of the arts to enhance our treasured city parks.

Learn About Our Projects

GLOW in the Park 2017

Artists David Guinn and Robert Goodman created an installation that filled the Reflecting Pool at the Horticulture Center with dynamic displays of changing colored lights

Learn More

Open House: Hatfield House

Wednesday, October 11, 6:00pm 33rd St and Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States

Learn More

West Park Arts Fest

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017: For the 10th anniversary of the West Park Arts Fest, five artists respond to the past and future of this historically significant site.

Learn More

"Arts and culture are too often left out of community planning conversations. The Fairmount Park Conservancy is prepared to demonstrate the unique value that artists and arts organizations can bring to its civic life and economic development initiatives. They will serve as a national model for any place-based community development organization looking to work more comprehensively and inclusively to build a healthy, thriving community."

—Jamie Bennett

Executive Director, ArtPlace America