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Lee Tusman

Philly's School Closings Captured By Local Photographers

Philly’s School Closings Captured By Local Photographers

October 16, 2013  |  Vantage

An exhibit by the Philadelphia School Closings Photo Collective documents public schools that have been closed across the city. Hidden City speaks with photographer Katrina Ohstrom, who has curated a selection of photos that opens tonight at the Scribe Video Center > more

On The Eve Of The Festival: What To See And Do This Weekend

On The Eve Of The Festival: What To See And Do This Weekend

May 22, 2013  |  2013 Festival

The Hidden City Festival 2013 is set to kick off tomorrow, and for the opening weekend, a full slate of events is ready to drive it into high gear. Lee Tusman previews some of the options > more

Join Us For The Participatory Music Parade

Join Us For The Participatory Music Parade “Unsilent Night”

December 7, 2012  |  Events, Vantage

Join us Friday evening December 14 in Old City for "Unsilent Night," the participatory music parade--and holiday classic--like no other > more

Vision And Subversion, Above And Below 13th Street

Vision And Subversion, Above And Below 13th Street

November 15, 2012  |  Vantage

It isn't every day we find a street artist who is fluent in city planning and urban history, but Gaia, who recently completed not one, but two murals on 13th Street (one sanctioned, one unsanctioned), is just that. Hidden City creative director Lee Tusman caught up with him for an interview > more

Going Underground To Activate Public Space

Going Underground To Activate Public Space

October 24, 2012  |  Vantage

An inspiring interview with Hidden City artist-in-residence Nini Palavandishvili about using art to activate even the most difficult of public spaces > more