American cities have found their “inner city murals” transforming. The urban messages visually tell citizens and tourists alike what the pulse is of a neighborhood and city. From New York City’s Soho to once lost neighborhoods in places like Detroit, Miami, and Denver, art has been a powerful renewal source. Affixed to buildings or presented as outdoor installations, artists and property owners gain rewards from studios and workshops forming to major developments renewing otherwise forgotten communities.
Just toured the Degas Exhibition (A Passion for Perfection) with Dr. Timothy Standring, the Gates Foundation Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Denver Art Museum. What an enlightening experience to walk the galleries with the person who devoted the last few years of his curatorial life, gathering works for this exhibit. His intellectual fingerprint is evident throughout each room as he tells the visual story of Degas – his...
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Proposed downtown Denver development would further make Denver’s downtown iconic.