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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. Zillow Alum. Travel addict & co-founder of Horizon. Product & Marketing for 360modern. Social entrepreneurship & microfinance advocate. Fan of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Kiva.

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