Through the entrance, originally uploaded by laflaneuse.

Isaiah Zagar: South Street Renaissance, a history of Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens
A visual representation of something that happened here

“There are a few places created by an artists, craftsman, and architects through out the world that are preserved and protected because of their unique qualities as examples of an endeavor that we can not define but intuitively understand as representing a moment in time that transcends that time and is somehow exemplary of it. The Magic Garden’s of Philadelphia grew out of a unique set of circumstances …” 

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens – “Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens is a 501(c)(3) corporation formed by artists and community members to promote and preserve the Art and legacy of Philadelphia Mosaic Mural Artist Isaiah Zagar.”

more info on Isaiah Zagar, his mosaic workshops & Mosaic Book – Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens The Art of Isaiah Zagar

Photo of Isaiah Zagar – the man