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Syndicated november 22, 2016

Can Montreal Fight Gentrification By Banning Restaurants?

A controversial law limiting new restaurant openings has pitted business owners against those who believe they are fighting for Canada’s ‘culture capital’

Syndicated may 25, 2016

Portland's Black Residents Putting Faith In 'Soul District' To Counter Gentrification

Professionals hope to reclaim neighborhood’s cultural identity with black-owned business

Luxury october 2, 2015

The Way to Kill a Destination City? Chase Out the Poor People—And Their Food

When greed makes a place like New York or London unaffordable, the non-wealthy leave, and the city loses the smells and tastes that made it great

Arts & Culture april 18, 2014

Street Signs Turned Into Post-Apocalyptic Weapons [Video]

How one artist predicts people will protect themselves 400 years from now.

Work april 7, 2014

A Before-And-After Look At Gentrified New York [Pics]

A photo series reveals the loss of small businesses throughout the metropolis in the past 10 years.

Design & Architecture may 2, 2011

A Harlem Storefront: 1977-2004 [Pics]

Anonymous photographs document the face of urban transformation in Harlem.

Technology september 17, 2010

(Video) The Gentrification Video Game

A new media art project explores cultural tensions in Amsterdam as part of Mediamatic's Noord exhibition.

Cities august 31, 2010

Forging Mexico's Identity Through Street Sounds

The country declares a National Sound Week in an attempt to maintain their cultural heritage.

Retail august 3, 2010

Monocolumn: Neighbourhood Gentrification

Berlin’s Mitte neighbourhood has built up a reputation for being the city’s cultural hotspot. It’s known as the home of galleries and designers’ studios and all the independent and inspiring shops and restaurants. But the property market is putting an end to all of this.

Arts & Culture march 10, 2010

Gentrification Hits Chinese Artists

Beijing's 798 is the latest art district to fall victim to gentrification.

Retail february 18, 2010

Brixton Flea Market Re-Imagined For Socially Conscious Organizations

We recently documented the invention of the Brixton pound, and now, Brixton is taking on redeveloping its local flea market.

Design & Architecture january 28, 2010

(Pics) The Art Of Gentrification

Wooster Collective points us to the advertising art of Specter.

Cities september 10, 2009

The Provenance of Beauty: Site-Specific Theater

The Foundry Theatre's current offering, "The Provenance Of Beauty" by Claudia Rankine, is a play that discusses the past, present and future of the South Bronx, and the issues of gentrification and growth that exist within the community.

Sustainability may 28, 2009

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