Posts tagged with 'Harris-Lacewell, Melissa'

Broken Glass: A Community Impact Study of the Chihuly Exhibit in Garfield Park, Chicago

For academic researchers and policy makers interested in the economic, social, and political impact of the arts, the Garden of Glass experience offered an opportunity to study the ways that cultural events like this one impact the attitudes of city residents, the lives of community citizens, and the strategies for economic redevelopment already in place. Garden of Glass was unquestionably an artistic success, but did it influence the neighborhood that hosted it?

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The Lessons of the Chihuly Show

Melissa Harris-Lacewell, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago

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