Remaking Metropolises

When poverty, blight, and neglect devastate cities, it is often artists who step in to revitalize them, restoring opportunity and hope. The art of creative placemaking is a powerful force for recasting the futures of our most troubled urban centers. Learn how from two of the masters, Houston’s 2014 MacArthur Fellow Rick Lowe and Detroit’s Powerhouse co-founder Gina Reichert.

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: Society

For years, Adam Gopnik’s writing has delighted with charming and nostalgic observations of our behavior within the... See more
For more than three decades, artist Carrie Mae Weems has created a body of work — including photographs, fabric, text,... See more
In an industry so central to American culture — and one so publicly rocked by #MeToo — how do women in media move... See more
Based on the novel by Emily Danforth, The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows Cameron (Chloë Grace Moretz) as she is... See more
The Tale probes one woman's memory as she is forced to reexamine her own experience of sexual abuse and exposes... See more
Traditional notions of masculinity emphasize strength and power and devalue attributes like vulnerability and emotional... See more

Pages