the artistic possibilities
of designing with nature

Upcoming events

March 21, 2020 from 12:00 am
The Foundation, like many non-profits will have a delayed schedule for visitors, which will depend on the duration of this pandemic. The gardens will be open after May 15th to individual visits with six foot distancing, in groups of no more than 4, unless otherwise stated on this website. We wish all well.
Design and construct the man-made environment to be in harmony with the natural environment.

The Foundry Show

August 4, 2018, 5:00 pm to September 8, 2018, 8:45 am

Independent Casting is a full service Art foundry and fabrication shop in Philadelphia PA.  The 4th Corner Foundation is proud to present a month long show that will provide a portrait of the community and culture that surrounds an example of a successful art business.  The show will include selected works form the artists / employees involved with the foundry, inspirational objects from the unique workplace environment and a in depth description of the casting process.  More info on Indepent Casting can be found at