DIY arts spaces are community gathering places where people make and enjoy art and music in a non-traditional setting, oftentimes a home or a warehouse space. Despite the high rents in our region, the scene is thriving.
It’s a silver lining of the national real estate slump: state and local governments are taking advantage of lower prices to purchase undeveloped land for parks and ecological preservation. We examine how some governments are expanding green spaces, and where the money is coming from.
- Meredith Lathbury Director, Land Acquisition & Planning Unit, Maryland Department of Natural Resources
- Kent Whitehead Chesapeake Project Director, The Trust for Public Land
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A new exhibit at The National Museum of Women in The Arts features the often unsung contributions of black women to modern, abstract art.