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JUL 18, 2014 - The Guardian

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Art project aims to document gentrifying city: 'It's not just Brooklyn'

Supporters of crowdsourced art initiative say takeover of inner-city areas by affluent outsiders 'is a concern everywhere'A New York artist is just over halfway to his fundraising goal for a project to document gentrification in his Brooklyn neighbourhood with the help of supporters from all over the US who have watched, disappointed, as their own towns have changed.Imani Henry, a social worker and performer in Flatbush, Brooklyn, has organised Before It's Gone Take It Back, a crowdsourced campaign to fund "a web-based response to the crisis of gentrification of Brooklyn, NY." He ... Read More

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