State of Flux, Project, 2005-Present

Julio César Román explores how Boston’s gentrified spaces and architectural structures fosters our sense of community and the impact it has in our quality of life. Since 1960s, gentrification in the City of Boston has been ongoing.

Medium: Digital photographs printed on paper.


Bird’s Eye View, Villa Victoria’s Plaza Betances, Boston, MA

JCROMAN VETERANS veterans square

Puerto Rican Veterans Square & Cathedral Development, Boston’s South End


The Heart Under Construction, Villa Victoria’s Plaza Betances, Boston’s South End

oday park

The Grease Pole: O’Day Park and Villa Victoria, Boston’s South End

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Orgullo: Puerto Rican Flag, Villa Victoria, Boston’s South End


Speed Bumps: Villa Victoria, Boston’s South End