Ryan Strand Greenberg
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Spring Garden

Spring Garden by Gina Triplett and Matt Curtius is located at 5th and Spring Garden Streets. The mural uses the language of geometric abstraction, and the vernacular of folk art, to illustrate the intersection, convergence, and overlap of a past and present Philadelphia.

Spring Garden


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How much does a city’s history shape its future?

In Philadelphia, 18th century buildings overlap new construction and the confluence of the Schuylkill and Delaware rivers shape our city’s topography.Spring Garden by Gina Triplett and Matt Curtius is located at 5th and Spring Garden Streets. The mural uses the language of geometric abstraction, and the vernacular of folk art, to illustrate the intersection, convergence, and overlap of a past and present Philadelphia.

I had the pleasure of working as a curator (and project manager) with partners who shape what our city looks like and how it’s heritage and values are visually communicated to future generations - developer Alliance HSP, Arts Organization Mural Arts Philadelphia, and Artist Gina Triplett