THE RADIANT HALL STORY

THE RADIANT HALL STORY

HOW RADIANT HALL IS CHANGING THE WAY ARTISTS ARE SUPPORTED IN PITTSBURGH NOT CARVED IN STONE Inside Radiant Hall’s artist studios in Lawrenceville, I found much of what I expected to find in photographer Ben Filio’s workspace. Old 35 mm cameras arranged on...
Cutthroat Island, Part Two

Cutthroat Island, Part Two

If you’re just joining us, here’s where we left off in Part One: A July 2015 community meeting for Mellon’s Orchard South in East Liberty is unravelling; Downstream is interviewing Downstream about the Penn Plaza consent agreement; and, a pirate has...
Cutthroat Island, Part One

Cutthroat Island, Part One

East Liberty’s trajectory was altered by three events that defined the month of July 2015. Early on, more than 200 residents of the Penn Plaza apartment complex were served 90-day eviction notices. A couple of weeks later, an emergency meeting was held by city...