Philadelphia Zoo http://wrti.org en Making Scents at Longwood Gardens--Composer Paul Lansky's New Work--Lego Animals at Phila. Zoo http://wrti.org/post/making-scents-longwood-gardens-composer-paul-lanskys-new-work-lego-animals-phila-zoo <p>Susan Lewis tries to make sense of scents with a visit to a new exhibition about perfume at Longwood Gardens.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns listens to the influential modern composer Paul Lansky's new work <i>Comix Trip</i> - commissioned by Relache Ensemble.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with sculptor Sean Kenney. A collection of animals he's created from <i>LEGO</i> bricks has just been unveiled at Philadelphia Zoo.</p> Sat, 10 Apr 2010 15:26:00 +0000 Susan Lewis, David Patrick Stearns & Jim Cotter 2329 at http://wrti.org Making Scents at Longwood Gardens--Composer Paul Lansky's New Work--Lego Animals at Phila. Zoo Pianist and Broadcaster Christopher O'Riley--Traditions of Folk Art--All About the Philadelphia Zoo http://wrti.org/post/pianist-and-broadcaster-christopher-oriley-traditions-folk-art-all-about-philadelphia-zoo <p>We listen back to Jim Cotter's interview with pianist and broadcaster Christopher O'Riley.</p> <p>Jason Peifer explores how the skills and traditions of folk art are being passed on through apprenticeships. </p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the history and contemporary mission of the Philadelphia Zoo, the nation's first zoological garden.</p> Sat, 30 Aug 2008 16:24:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 2006 at http://wrti.org Pianist and Broadcaster Christopher O'Riley--Traditions of Folk Art--All About the Philadelphia Zoo The Quaker City--Ensemble at the ICA--Zoological Gardens at the Philadelphia Zoo http://wrti.org/post/quaker-city-ensemble-ica-zoological-gardens-philadelphia-zoo <p>Historian Thomas Keels: Author of <i>Forgotten Philadelphia: Lost Architecture of the Quaker City</i>.</p> <p><i>Ensemble</i>, a group exhibition of works that make sound at Philadelphia's Institute of Contemporary Art.</p> <p>The Philadelphia Zoo, the nation's oldest zoological gardens, has expanded and changed its mission to reflect contemporary times.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2007 15:00:00 +0000 Susan Lewis & Thomas Keels & Jason Peifer 1877 at http://wrti.org The Quaker City--Ensemble at the ICA--Zoological Gardens at the Philadelphia Zoo