Notes from the Field
Notes from the Field
April 19th, 2018
Leverage 2018: What an evening it was!
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Envisioning a Community Visitor's Center
A design grant to Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetery resulted in plans for a visitor's center that can meet the needs of the community too. Laurel Hill Cemetery, established in 183...
Craig Totaro, Creating a Campus for Arts and Entertainment
What do Brazilian music, weddings, piano lessons, arts festivals, and Zumba classes have in common? They all take place at the Twentieth Century Club in the heart of Lansdowne....
Crane Arts: Cool, Creative Industrial Reuse
Check out WHYY's Friday Arts interview today with Beth Miller, Executive Director of the Community Design Collaborative, on how the Crane Building fits into the American...
The little library that could
For Park(ing) Day Philadelphia 2017, the Community Design Collaborative transformed its parking space into a pop-up lending library. The library brought in a steady stream of...
Meet Our Clients: Rachel Dukeman of Plays and Players
http://youtu.be/hl5unO-AuPg Plays and Players is a century-old theater club devoted to promoting emerging Philadelphia artists and new works. In the vibrant and rapidly expanding...
Creative Partnership for Revitalization
The Collaborative is partnering with the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program on a pilot program that coordinates architectural and landscape improvements with public...
A role in the revival
“The Ballad of Trayvon Martin” is winning accolades for the New Freedom Theater. The play’s the thing, but behind the scenes the Collaborative is helping the theater sustain its...
Meet Our Clients: Matthew Braun of Fleisher Art Memorial
How do you take an eclectic collection of old, historic buildings and adapt them to meet the needs of emerging artists in the 21st century? That’s a question Matt Braun,...
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