April 12, 2014 | Meet at Elfreth’s Alley, 2nd Street between Race and Arch Streets

Vernacular Architecture: A Trolley Tour of Philadelphia’s Historic Rowhomes

  Bruce Laverty, Gladys Brooks Curator of Architecture at the Athenaeum of Philadelphia, will lead a trolley tour that explores the lineage of the Philadelphia rowhome, from the eighteenth century to the present day.  Tour stops include Elfreth’s Alley, Spruce…

May 10, 2014 | Meet at 3609 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

History of Mantua Walking Tour

  Come join us on a walking tour of Mantua, West Philadelphia, as we learn the history of “the Bottom,” co-led by longtime Mantua resident and community activist, Reverend Dr. Andrew Jenkins. With stops at the former administrative homes of…

May 31, 2014 | 3711 Melon St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Home Going Celebration of 3711 Melon St

Join together with Mantua as we celebrate the “home going” memorial for 3711 Melon Street. Music, food, spoken testimonies, and the demolition and final resting of the home will accompany this service that has been collaboratively arranged by artists and…

December 3, 2015

Funeral for a Home publication is here!

Funeral for a Home’s official publication is here! Developed in collaboration with Temple Contemporary and UK’s Art Editions North, the publication features contributions from Temple Contemporary Director Robert Blackson, Bernard Herman (UNC Chapel Hill), poet Thomas Lynch, Andrew Hurley (UM…