Posts Tagged ‘Ruins’

Surveying The Damage With <em>Abandoned America: The Age of Consequences</em>

Surveying The Damage With Abandoned America: The Age of Consequences

March 25, 2015  |  Vantage

A picture is worth a thousand words, but some can leave you speechless. We caught up with photographer Matthew Christopher to discuss a nation in architectural decline and his new book, "Abandoned America: The Age of Consequences" > more

Photographing The Abandoned City

Photographing The Abandoned City

January 28, 2014  |  Vantage

Vincent Feldman's long-awaited book presents a haunting portrait of Philadelphia in the 1990s and early 2000s, when so many remarkable buildings were vacant or in ruins. We spoke with him last week > more

Colonial Ruins On The 12th Hole

Colonial Ruins On The 12th Hole

September 3, 2013  |  Vantage

On the back side of the back nine at Sedgley Woods Golf Course, a ruin has become a canvas for graffiti writers. Brad Maule finds many a famous name in the story of The Cliffs in Fairmount Park > more

Two New Books Provide A Fitting Eulogy To Byberry State Hospital

Two New Books Provide A Fitting Eulogy To Byberry State Hospital

June 4, 2013  |  Vantage

House of horrors? From 1990, when it closed, until 2006, when it was demolished, the legend of Byberry State Hospital in the Northeast grew in our imagination. Now two new books aim to set the complicated record straight. Ethan Wallace has the review > more

Schuylkill View, Manayunk

Schuylkill View, Manayunk

December 13, 2011  |  Found

In Manayunk, a crazy, jagged stone roofline led Ben Leech up a set of stairs and onto the remains of an estate called Schuylkill View > more