Creative Homies.

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By Eve Picker and Rethink Real Estate. For Good.. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Adewale Agboola is an astounding photographer with many Fortune 500 clients. As a Black man he is in a minority in that profession. Only about 5% of professional photographers are Black. He is also a minority in his hometown of Portland, Oregon. Only about 13% of the population in Portland is Black. But he and his partner, Cyrus Coleman, another successful artist who also lives in Portland, started hatching a plan to create a small art gallery/meeting space aimed at people just like them. Last year, they closed on a 20,000 sf building in downtown Portland, not so small at all, and have some big plans to turn it into a creative hub, catering to BIPOC creatives. They call themselves the Creative Homies.

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