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Inside the Kelly Water Works

Hidden City Festival 2013 — Bibotorium imagines a world with or without water

As one of the nine projects that will revitalize lost parts of Philadelphia for the 2013 Hidden City Festival, Camp Little Hope arts collective will take over part of the Kelly Natatorium in Fairmount Park to create a “Bibotorium,” or educational saloon, in a forgotten former public pool. For the length of the festival, which runs from May 23rd to June 30th, guests will be invited to sit down for a cup of tea and then to ruminate on the possibly terrifying future of our access to viable, fresh drinking water. The Bibotorium site is steeped in Philadelphia’s historical relationship ... More » »