Charity fundraiser: Sharswood Summer
Joseph R Webb, Sharswood Summer, Philadelphia, 2015
Type-C print optically enlarged from 6x7 color negative.
Printed on Fujicolor Crystal Archive II paper, glossy finish.
All proceeds from sales of this edition go directly to the North Philly Peace Park located in the Sharswood neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, just a few blocks away from where this photograph was taken.
Founded in 2012 on several vacant parcels of land directly across the street from the Blumberg Housing Projects by local residents, activists, designers, organizers and educators. The park has grown into a popular charitable eco campus and passive park that provides free programs to the greater Philadelphia community. It is a grassroots organization with a dedicated volunteer staff and a membership base strongly rooted in surrounding neighborhoods. - phillypeacepark.org
This photograph celebrates neighborhood kids playing in the spray of a fire hydrant, a scene repeated throughout Philly and other US cities during the hot summer months.
7.7 x 8 in. image on 10 x 8 in. paper. Edition of 10 + 2 AP.
Each print individually numbered and signed by the artist in ink on reverse. Print studio mark and catalog number in ink on reverse. Accompanied by print documentation certificate.
Archival rating greater than 100 years depending on display or storage conditions. Read more about proper storage and presentation: Caring for prints