• Belonging Is a Sticky Word: Roberto Bedoya in Conversation with Tom DeCaigny

    5 days ago - By Open Space

    “Place-making” is a term with origins in the discipline of landscape architecture but absorbed into urban planning, development, and community engagement. “Place-keeping” and “place-knowing” have emerged as compliments to place-making. Taken together, these overlapping concepts form a good critical lens for examining grassroots-level organizing - or city systems and institutions.
    Roberto Bedoya and Tom DeCaigny have worked extensively in government and arts funding, helping to create opportunities for artists to shape their urban communities. I invited them to reflect on how local...
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