Commissioned by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) as part of the ongoing project Pop Up Garden: An Exploration of the Philadelphia Rail Park, Auditus Natura Terminale is a new ephemeral sound work by research-based artist Abby Sohn. The site-specific work, experienced through headphones, responds to the history of the 3-mile Philadelphia Rail Park, previously the Reading Railway, and its associated architecture.
Please see the schedule for Auditus Natura Terminale below.
July 16, 12-2 p.m.
July 30, 12-2 p.m.
August 5, 4-6 p.m.
August 6, 12-2 p.m.
August 13, 12-2 p.m.
September 2, 4-6 p.m.
The PHS Pop Up Garden is a series of imaginative public installations and creative community interventions by local artists and historians that introduce audiences to the rich architectural heritage of the three-mile Philadelphia Rail Park.
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The opening reception for Strange Currencies, featuring Mexico City’s DJ Breeskin and DJ Luxxx from Sonido Apokalitzin.
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Astrid Bowlby is a visual artist and a 2005 Pew Fellow.
Pew Fellow Matthew Suib’s work comes from a deep engagement with moving-image culture and how moving images shape our understanding of culture, history, and politics.
Working with expert advisors from a variety of fields, Wyck developed a plan for inventive future community-focused programming.
Thomas M. Hotaling is a principal and designer with Ann Beha Architects, a 35-person design firm in Boston, MA.