South Street: Meet Isaiah Zagar, the Mosaic Man

South Street: Meet Isaiah Zagar, the Mosaic Man

Anyone who knows Philadelphia artist Isaiah Zagar will tell you that he is a storyteller at heart. His stories are told through the jagged and shimmering pieces of tile, glass and what some would consider garbage that he has arranged into large-scale mosaic masterpieces. For those who don’t know Zagar personally, they are likely to […]

 

Bella Vista: Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Are a Force For Change

Bella Vista: Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Are a Force For Change

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens (at right), located at 1020 South St, has stood as a visual staple in the community for years. Education and Outreach Manager Olivia Edlund (above) has been working off and on at the PMG since 2009 when she started as a garden guide. Through her work with PMG, Edlund has been able to experience […]