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Jane Golden


  • Honorary PhDs from: Rosemont College (2012), Villanova University (2008), Haverford College (2007), Arcadia University (2006), Widener University (2005), LaSalle College (2005), University of the Arts (2004), and Swarthmore College (1998)
  • MFA in Visual Art Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University
  • BA in Fine Arts, Stanford University

Recent Exhibitions

  • Beyond the Paint: Philadelphia's Mural Arts, PAFA

Recent Activities

  • Mural Arts Program's month long festival, Open Source
  • Arts and Business Council Advisory Board
  • Mayor's Cultural Advisory Council
  • Philacor Advisory board – Philadelphia Prisons
  • Penn Museum Advisory Board
  • Philadelphia Award Board of Advisors
  • Foundations Inc. Board of Advisors for the Arts and Technology School
  • Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance Groundswell Council

Awards and Fellowships

  • Women of Distinction Award - American Associates of Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Philadelphia PA, 2013
  • Noam Chomsky Award from Justice Studies Association at Arcadia University, Arcadia University, Glenside PA, 2013
  • Governor’s Award for the Arts – Arts Innovation, Erie PA, 2012
  • KYW Women of Achievement Award, Philadelphia PA, 2012
  • Award at Tuttleman Conference on "Women and Resilience", Philadelphia PA, 2012
  • Penn Institute for Urban Research Urban Leadership Award, Philadelphia PA, 2012
  • Katharine Hepburn Medal from Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr PA, 2009