Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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AMP Camp

To fuel new ideas for the classroom by providing digital media teachers with a three-day artists' retreat and a year-round network of support

Artist Village Detroit

To provide an artful space by placing handcrafted, whimsical porch swings - equipped with LED lights and cellphone charging stations - at bus stops and in parks around the city

Beware of the Dandelions

To explore the relationship between art, science and social justice movements through a multimedia performance installation inspired by community-led efforts in Detroit

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 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 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

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