"Gentrification is painted alternately as a destroyer of neighborhoods or a savior of cities," says Lance Freeman in a Washington Post Article from 2016.
I have from the sidelines observed this controversial tension in my previous work. Serving artists but also promoting development. I don't have answers.
Only more questions.
Is gentrification the urban version of a food chain?
Producers and consumers: ALL are integral parts of the circle of a city's life. Can one exist without the other?