“His message is pretty broad, but it certainly has sort of an arts focus to it,” she notes. “The point is that, from a city official’s perspective, for cities to be really engaged in a community, they need to find a way to fall in love with the community. Aesthetics and art and beauty are ways in which people fall in love with their city, and that investment should be just as important as infrastructure.”
How does that involve you? Find out when the 2020 Speaker Series presents For the Love of Denver, a talk with Kageyama tonight from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in the Studio Loft at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, located in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. While in town, the author will also meet with mayoral appointees and city council members to spread his gospel. Admission to this evening’s talk is free, but registration is required in advance at eventbrite.com.
Wed., Aug. 27, 5:30-8 p.m., 2014