Lecture – Gentrification & The Arts
Moderated by Stephen Henderson of the Detroit Free Press, the first of this three-part panel series on ‘Psychological Gentrification’ explores how contemporary gentrification is affecting the arts, businesses, and urban development in Detroit.
Panelists: Marsha Philpot (Writer/Cultural Griot), Piper Carter (5egallery ), Kate Daughdrill (Artist/Urban Farmer), and Dr. George N’Namdi (Founder/Executive Director N’Namdi Center For Contemporary Art)
Thursday, Feb. 19 6:00 – 9:00pm
Opening Reception – Mundo Mericas: Contemporary Art of the Americas
Curated by Vito Valdez.
In conjunction with the Detroit Institute of Art’s exhibition “Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, In Detroit”