Gentrification: a global process locally interpreted.
The Decatur, Georgia, teardown & McMansion:
The Washington, D.C., pop-up:
Both create jarring visual discontinuities and both remove affordable housing options from local markets. At least in Washington, there’s a civil debate about pop-ups and local news outlets are covering it from all perspectives. Now that’s refreshing.
© 2015 D.S. Rotenstein