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Revive a Neighborhood: With Imagination, Beauty and Art

I just watched a TED talk with Theaster Gates about reviving neglected neighborhoods through art. It’s worth watching:

I wrote about the concept of a startup house this weekend. The motivator for building either an art hub or a startup house is the exact same: building local community.

Of course, community is the long game, which is why so few people invest in it.

About Drew Meyers

Founder of Geek Estate Blog / Geek Estate Labs. Zillow Alum. Travel addict & co-founder of Horizon. Social entrepreneurship & microfinance advocate. Fan of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Kiva.

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