Fingerspan (1987)
Artist Jody Pinto

Voices heard in the program:
Jody Pinto is the artist who created "Fingerspan." She is a professor at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, and is known for her work in public spaces. She has received awards from the American Institute of Architects and the American Society for Landscape Architects. Diana Gomez is a first grade teacher at Germantown Friends School. She has brought her young students to "Fingerspan" to experience the joy of passing through the sculpture. Julie Courtney is an independent curator in Philadelphia who has known artist Jody Pinto for over 30 years.

Segment Producer: Bruce Wallace

The Association for Public Art (formerly the Fairmount Park Art Association) presents Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO, an interpretive audio program for Philadelphia’s outdoor sculptures. Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO is presented in partnership with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, and has been supported by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, the William Penn Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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