Creative environments allow wild card ideas to take hold and become something that previously had not existed. Often times these “places” are locations where no one else saw the chance to make something meaningful and expressive that changes the entire vibe of a community. The renaissance is led by outsiders and wing-walkers who eventually attract the “public” who then, eventually, gentrify the creative playground and leave it too diluted. And the creatives move on.
Here is to the creatives.