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Gentrification, the Art Gallery Influx, and Other Pressures on Manhattan’s Chinatown

The Chinatown Art Brigade is fighting against the displacement of local Asian Americans who are being pushed out by gentrification led by luxury condos, art galleries, and other high-end businesses. The post Gentrification, the Art Gallery Influx, and Other Pressures on Manhattan’s Chinatown appeared first on Hyperallergic.
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