Coney Island in Transition
Paintings and Photographs by Gary Schwartz and Jay Hochheiser
March 12 – April 23, 2009 | Opening Reception: March 12, 2009Please join us for a Special Panel Lecture
Thursday, March 12 at 7 pm
Why Coney? Why Now?
A Legendary Amusement Mecca at a Crossroads
Jasper Goldman, Senior Policy Analyst, Municipal Art Society, coordinated the MAS "Imagine Coney" campaign, a global initiative to seek new ideas for the future of Coney Island; MA, City Planning, MIT
Juan Rivero, PhD candidate, Rutgers University School of Planning & Public Policy; former Senior Policy Analyst, NYC's Department of Housing Preservation & Development; MA, Urban Planning, Columbia University; JD, University of Chicago