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October 2010 Blog Posts (2)

Art as Community Development

Last weekend I attended the Creative Time Revolutions in Public Practice in New York City. The conference had a multitude of different speakers talking about the ways in which artists are impacting various communities. One of the highlights of the weekend was an award given to Rick Lowe of Project Row Houses in Houston, Texas. Project Row Houses is a community based housing and arts initiative that has made a tremendous change in Houston.

In his talk Rick Lowe talks about…

Added by Matthew Slaats on October 13, 2010 at 6:00pm — No Comments

A Young Newburgh Native Reflects on Renewal

This article reminds me of my own experience with the City of Poughkeepsie as a Wappingers Falls native who would come to the City of Poughkeepsie only to run errands. After four years away at college, I've come back to realize the potential of the City of Poughkeepsie and what it has to offer. I thought I should share this article which parallels my own experience quite well.…


Added by Jenny Coronel on October 13, 2010 at 8:50am — No Comments

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