Finding Stories Everywhere — Part 5

Chicago artist Theaster Gates Jr. bought a derelict bank in Chicago for $1 and turned it into an arts center within three years.Here’s more:

Under the new moniker Stony Island Arts Bank, the building is now home to art installations, artists, scholars, and archives on art history, architecture, and black culture. It also houses the Rebuild Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Gates to invest culture in underdeveloped neighborhoods.

A true (and inspiring) story that could generate all kinds of  ideas for fictional stories and/or travel itineraries…



Finding Stories Everywhere — Part 5

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