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George P. Perez + The Temple Evening Lecture: Gentrification

April 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

6:30pm, Tuesday April 25th
Temple Artist Resident George P. Perez and local change agent Richard Farley, Architect & Urban Planner

Starting in 2015, photographer George P. Perez began the task of documenting the 10,347 trees in the Five Points neighborhood, photographing each one in a project titled Allée or Alley or WhateverJoining the artist’s view on the large-scale changes in our neighborhood, is architect Richard Farley, who served as former Deputy Director of the Denver Planning Office in charge of urban design for nearly ten years.

Introducing PlatteForum’s new series of events, which promote an equitable society by challenging injustice and valuing diversity through art.

We are proud to be the anchor agency of The Temple, a contemporary artists’ haven in the River North Art District of Denver, home to more than 30 professional artists and creative businesses. We pair-up creatives and studio artists from The Temple with the rabble-rousing change agents of our great city to show how we can make socially just communities.

Generously supported by the Bonfils Stanton Foundation

image credit: George P. Perez


April 25, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm