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Artistic Enclaves in the Post-Industrial City: A Case Study by Geoffrey Moss

By Geoffrey Moss

This SpringerBriefs provides a case examine and theoretical research of an inventive enclave that emerged inside Lawrenceville Pittsburgh. It in brief describes the historical past of larger Pittsburgh, and Lawrenceville’s transition from thriving blue-collar group to depopulated low-income local to gentrifying web site of creative and artistic tradition. It attracts on a number of equipment (e.g., interviews, observations, and survey information) to debate the benefits and drawbacks linked to being a Pittsburgh artist, and provide an in depth description of the origins and ongoing improvement of Lawrenceville’s inventive enclave. It discusses this enclave within the context of sociological, ancient, and interdisciplinary paintings on city inventive groups (i.e., bohemian and quasi-bohemian communities), and situates it in the higher city inventive culture, and inside its modern city context. It keeps that this enclave constitutes a profitable (i.e., sustainable) instance of a creative artistic category enclave, a heuristic idea that clarifies and amends Richard Florida’s short observation on modern city inventive lifestyles. It concludes by means of delivering coverage feedback if you happen to desire to advertise such enclaves, and a initial severe appraisal in their strength impression on society. 

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