May 7th 2022

Please join Mercy Housing Lakefront, Sunrise Movement and Weinberg/Newton Gallery for a workshop connecting climate change and issues related to housing.

The program and exhibition addresses the housing crisis, where many people are either without housing or unable to afford quality housing. We must fight for sustainable, affordable and green housing options for those affected by this crisis.

Mercy Housing Lakefront will share a brief overview of the history of affordable housing in the Chicago metropolitan area, their efforts to advance sustainability through the development and operations of their affordable housing portfolio, and how individuals can get involved to influence the development of housing in their communities.

Sunrise Movement will lead an engaging discussion and workshop, reimagining the future of housing through the lens of the climate crisis.


Reservations are recommended but not required.

Image: Isabel Strauss, Play, 2020, digital collage print, 15 x 15 inches


About the exhibition

Apr 29–Jul 16, 2022

Gabrielle Garland, Tonika Lewis Johnson, Maymay Jumsai, Riff Studio, Southside Home Movie Project

Key Change is an exhibition in partnership with Mercy Housing Lakefront, a nonprofit organization celebrating 35 years of helping people to heal, grow, and thrive through affordable, program-enriched housing.

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