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Coming Home to Music

To create an intimate yet profoundly engaging musical experience through a series of small concerts rotating through Detroit homes

Cultural Scripts

To explore cultural understanding through the arts by having nationally known choreographers engage communities in creating new works that explore cultural identities and expression

DLECTRICITY

To bring Detroiters together by expanding the light-based outdoor art festival DLECTRICITY to include a permanent installation on Woodward Avenue, among other things

Detroit Elders Video Projection

To illuminate some of Detroit's dark neighborhood streets through an outdoor video art installation showcasing the faces and wisdom of the city's elders

Detroit HYE (Armenian) Times

To preserve the heritage of Armenian-American Detroiters by producing a documentary that highlights their history through traditional folk music

Detroit House Guests

To build on the city's musical legacy by having this band invite international and national musicians as "house guests" to live together and collaborate on an album

Detroit Poetry System

To expand the local audience for poetry by broadening a poetry series to include more prominent national writers and a session where guest authors discuss Detroiters' unpublished works

Detroit Science Fiction Generator

To uplift Detroiters' ideas and narratives about the city's future through a series of sci-fi writing workshops that create works for 'zines

Detroit Soul Museum

To shine a spotlight on Detroit's contributions to the world's musical culture by transforming a Gratiot Avenue storefront into a small music museum.

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