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Mike Szilagyi

Mike Szilagyi was born in the Logan neighborhood of Philadelphia, and raised in both Logan and what was the far edge of suburbia near Valley Forge. He found himself deeply intrigued by both the built landscape and by the natural “lay of the land.” Where things really get interesting is the fluid, intricate, multi-layered interface between the two.

Shawmont Pumping Station Razed

Shawmont Pumping Station Razed

September 27, 2011  |  News

The epic pump house in Fairmount Park, too long a ruins, is gone > more

No-Man's Land

No-Man’s Land

September 20, 2011  |  Found

Lenape squatter-ground or just a lost slice of the city? > more

Belgian Blocks Revealed

Belgian Blocks Revealed

August 10, 2011  |  Found

Repaving uncovers layers of the city's past > more