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A timeline of discrimination, segregation and housing policy in the U.S.


Undesign the Redline is an interactive exhibit connecting the intentional and systematic racial housing segregation of the 1930s to political and social issues of today, through the powerful narratives of the people and communities affected by redlining and its legacy.

Explore the history. Be inspired by stories of vision and change. Become part of the conversation for new equitable policies and practices.

Chicago | Cleveland | Denver | Los Angeles
 

2019 Exhibits

Chicago: March 6 – November 29, 2019

August 5 – October 20
Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center
2100 Ridge Ave., Evanston, Ill. 60201

October 28 – November 29
Harold Washington College
30 E Lake St, Chicago, Ill. 60601

Cleveland: April 15 - December 20, 2019

July 8 – September 27, 2019
YWCA of Greater Cleveland
4019 Prospect Ave. E, Cleveland, Ohio 44103

October 7 – December 20, 2019
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral – Commons
2230 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115

On Display through December 2019
Mount Pleasant Now Development Corporation
13815 Kinsman Rd, Cleveland, Ohio 44120

For more information about the locations and exhibit hours, go to www.clevelandnp.org/undesigntheredline.

Denver: March 18 – October 7, 2019

July 30 – October 7
Aurora Public Library (Central)
14949 E. Alameda Pkwy.
Aurora, CO 80012

Aurora Public Library
Exhibit Viewing Times
Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

The exhibit is located in the library's lower level gallery. It is sponsored by Enterprise and Wells Fargo in partnership with the Aurora Public Library.

To learn more go to the Gentrification Brief released by Shift Research Lab which examines the relationship between the history of redlining and recent gentrification trends in the region’s most vulnerable neighborhoods.

Los Angeles: June 3 - September 30, 2019

Los Angeles Central Library
630 W. 5th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Hours: 
Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, 1 - 5 p.m.

For group tours, contact Joss Tillard-Gates.

Undesign the Redline Symposium Program and Symposium Presentations from Los Angeles Trade Tech College opening day.