Posts Tagged ‘Renovation’

Public Space Rises From The Stacks At Parkway Central

Public Space Rises From The Stacks At Parkway Central

April 10, 2019  |  News

Michael Bixler has this preview of the three new public spaces opening on Friday at the Free Library of Philadelphia's Parkway Central branch > more

At Parkway Central, Stacks Cleared To Make Way For Public Space

At Parkway Central, Stacks Cleared To Make Way For Public Space

February 2, 2018  |  News

The Free Library of Philadelphia's Parkway Central Branch is homing in on the needs of the 21st century patron with modern upgrades and robust public programming. Michael Bixler bids adieu to the grand library's massive book retrieval system that was recently dismantled to make way for three new centers of interactive social space > more

An Artful Adaptation In Bella Vista

An Artful Adaptation In Bella Vista

June 15, 2017  |  News

A contemporary art gallery and residence on Bainbridge Street goes green with reuse and sustainable renovation. John Henry Scott has the story > more

A Row House And A Life Transformed

A Row House And A Life Transformed

February 14, 2013  |  Behind the Facade

In this second installment of "Behind the Facade," Nicolas Esposito finds himself at the kitchen table of Pedro Ospina, a Kensington sculptor who barters and builds his way to contentment > more

From Lincoln High's Gym To A Kitchen Floor, The Drama Of Salvage, Part 2

From Lincoln High’s Gym To A Kitchen Floor, The Drama Of Salvage, Part 2

October 31, 2012  |  Vantage

Is it worth it to salvage an old floor? Jacob Hellman returns with the second part of his story about repurposing the floor of the demolished Abraham Lincoln High School in the Northeast > more