Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

A fire at DIY space Ghost Ship in Oakland, California, that killed 36 people has thrust similar artistic communities around the country into the spotlight, and not necessarily for the better. On Thursday, December 8, the Denver Fire Department inspected DIY space Rhinoceropolis and found a variety of code violations. Five artists who had been living there were evicted.

Catch up on the history of the famed RiNo venue, and continue followingWestword for more coverage of DIY venues in and around Denver.

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

1. Rhinoceropolis in Photos: The Early Years

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

2. A History of DIY Landmark Rhinoceropolis

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

3. Rhinoceropolis and Glob in Photos: The Current Era

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

4. Ghost Ship Tragedy Makes Supporting DIY Spaces Especially Important

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

5. As Denver Transforms, Rhinoceropolis Remains the Heart of the Underground

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Ken Hamblin III

6. Musician and Urban Planning Expert on the Economic and Social Value of DIY Spaces

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
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7. Storied DIY Space Rhinoceropolis Lives — So Enjoy It While It Lasts

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
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8. Why Rhinoceropolis Is Hosting a Public Transportation-Themed Dance Party

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Tom Murphy

9. Rhinoceropolis Gets a New Lease on Life

Rhinoceropolis: Ten Stories About the Legendary DIY Space
Brandon Marshall

10. There Are No More "First-Ever" Art or Music Festivals in Denver

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