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gentrification

This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Drag and Derby

by Paddy Johnson Whitney Kimball and Corinna Kirsch on April 28, 2014
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Lotsa talks, openings, and events. Woo!

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Pocket Utopia to Close, Merging With Hansel and Gretel Picture Garden

by Corinna Kirsch on March 19, 2014
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The Bushwick original is headed to Chelsea.

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A Look at The Creative Time Summit: Gentrification, Gentrification, and Gentrification

by John Powers on November 5, 2013
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Generalizing about gentrification.

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3rd Ward: Still Closing Up Shop, Though Some Artists May Stay Put

by Corinna Kirsch on October 11, 2013
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As we reported earlier this week, 3rd Ward will be closing due to financial troubles, effective nearly immediately. That’s the bad news. Since the story broke, though, there’s been some hopeful updates for those artists wanting to stay put in their studios, on their own.

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Vote! You Have One Week to Turn Postmasters’ Magda Sawon Into a Sculpture

by Corinna Kirsch on June 24, 2013
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Our #getbusted campaign for Magda Sawon sure has paid off. With this week’s announcement of the contest finalists, we found out she’s made the cut!

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The Art F City Campaign for a Magda Sawon Sculpture on the High Line

by Corinna Kirsch on April 23, 2013
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As part of “Busted”, the High Line is letting you nominate a special someone who’ll be turned into a sculpture.

That’s great news because we know who we want to see made into a sculpture on the High Line: Postmasters’ Magda Sawon.

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Industry City Forces Artists to Move Out of Sunset Park Studios by the End of Month

by Corinna Kirsch on April 11, 2013
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Continuing the Sunset Park saga brought up by Paddy Johnson earlier this week, we learn the real reason why rents are going up and artists are getting kicked to the curb.

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