Christopher Maier

Christopher Maier

What Makes Reading Terminal Market So Special to Philadelphians?

Open for over 120 years, it’s as vibrant as it has ever been—and a magnet for every kind of local.

Christopher Maier

Why Clark Park Is West Philadelphia's Social Magnet

In spite of changing demographics around it, easy access and diverse programming still make it a welcoming place.

Christopher Maier

Building Up Chicago's South Side Through Ambitious Art

A constellation of projects initiated by Theaster Gates has helped create new energy in an economically devastated—and socially isolated—part of Chicago.