Posts Tagged ‘John Kirkscey’

by (RSS) Uncategorized | October 20th, 2010 4:57pm CDT | 8 Comments

In searching for the keys to the phenomenon of rapid human evolution and progress, intellectuals have seized upon the idea of collective intelligence: the notion that what determines the rate of innovation, economic progress, and cultural enrichment of a population is the amount of interaction between individuals.1 In other words, it’s not individual intelligence that […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | September 21st, 2009 12:40am CDT | 10 Comments

My morning commute delivers me many days to downtown Memphis from the Riverside Drive exit of I-40. It’s the antithesis of the experience that greets me two miles away south when I enter downtown from the other end of Riverside Drive off I-55. There, the spectacular view of the river and downtown unfailingly lifts my […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | April 3rd, 2009 12:53pm CDT | Comments Off on Memphis Art Park Speaks To Hope And Possibilities

Memphis Art Park has a new website, and we hope you’ll visit it. This impressive, important project is continuing to take shape and needs our support. As you know from our earlier posts, we consider it one of the exciting ideas bubbling up from our creatives for ways to move Memphis ahead and create momentum […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | January 15th, 2009 11:00pm CDT | Comments Off on John Kirkscey: A Wish For Memphis In 2009

John Kirkscey is the creative force behind Memphis Art Park: I wish that Memphis would take greater pride in its historic role in greatly influencing the uniqueness and trajectory of the American culture. Such pride would lead to a high level of confidence that this city sorely lacks. We still have the capacity to inspire […]

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