Posts Tagged ‘Globe Dye Works’

Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Creek Stewards Move Into Globe Dye Works

Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Creek Stewards Move Into Globe Dye Works

July 30, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A reciprocal arrangement in Frankford, G-Ho to get a community textile studio, infilling Northern Liberties, and the rise of house flipping > more

At Last, The Festival Instagram Contest Winner

At Last, The Festival Instagram Contest Winner

July 15, 2013  |  Buzz

The Hidden City Festival is over, and with that comes a grand prize winner in the #igers_philly_hiddencity Instagram contest. And that winner is . . . > 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

Inside The Colorful Creative Compound

Inside The Colorful Creative Compound

May 16, 2013  |  2013 Festival

Frankford's Globe Dye Works cranked out dyes and bleaches and yarns for 140 years; for the better part of the past decade, it's cranked out a creative, industrial spirit. With the Hidden City Festival 2013, the Dufala Brothers seize on that spirit to bring Oil & Water to life > more

A Broken System

A Broken System

May 10, 2012  |  Vantage

In Part One of a two-part report on the broken system of historic preservation in Philadelphia, Ryan Briggs reveals a city historical commission that's so underfunded it's incapable of enabling the city to profit by its unsurpassed architectural heritage--let alone protect its buildings of significance and stature > more