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Light Up Livernois 2018 Shines Bright on the Avenue of Fashion

What’s up, Detroit!  I’m excited to share with you my post about my experience at Light Up Livernois 2018! It seems like I’ve experienced a lot of firsts over the past few weeks: Murals in the MarketEastern Market After DarkMOCAD’s Intersection Series Now I can add my first Light Up Livernois to my list of first… Read More Light Up Livernois 2018 Shines Bright on the Avenue of Fashion

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Recap of Murals in the Market 2018

WHAT’S UP, DETROIT! Hope you had a good weekend. I’ve been recovering from being sick the last few days so last week’s blog schedule was a little off. That’s why today I am sharing with you my recap of the 2018 Murals in the Market (MITM). I didn’t want to not post my photographs and… Read More Recap of Murals in the Market 2018

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Light Up Livernois 2018

Light up Livernois returns to celebrate design and creativity on the historic Avenue of Fashion. Makers, artists, and designers from Detroit are collaborating with local small businesses to shop, dine and explore the various ways design surrounds us in our everyday lives. Join us and experience design through open studios, fashion vignettes, musical performances, and small business highlights. This event is officially part of the 2018 Month of Design… Read More Light Up Livernois 2018

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2018 Brand Camp Sumit: Humans and Cities — Building Brands That Matter

The Brand Camp Summit is a collision of humans, design, technology, and grit to make cities for all people. Brand Camp is a gathering of thought leaders, technologists, and creatives around a discussion on branding, entrepreneurial thinking and eradicating the digital divide. The purpose of Brand Camp is to change how people build, launch and… Read More 2018 Brand Camp Sumit: Humans and Cities — Building Brands That Matter

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The Kit Live Vendor Showcase

Join us for an after-hours showcase with some of Detroit’s best local and regional printers, suppliers and design-related services at The Kit Vendor Showcase! Meet and connect with local reps in person, together with fellow designers. AIGA Detroit created The Kit design resource database in order to help designers in the Detroit area explore and… Read More The Kit Live Vendor Showcase

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Noir Design Parti

UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT MERCY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE Karen A.D. Burton and Saundra Little will present a history and exploration of the influence of African American architects on the evolution of the built environment in Detroit. According to the National Organization of Minority Architects, fewer than two percent of licensed architects in the United States are… Read More Noir Design Parti

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All That I Loved About Eastern Market After Dark 2018 (plus, way too many photos!)

Eastern Market After Dark — what can I say? The entire festival was SO much fun and my head is still spinning from all of the excitement of Thursday night. It was my first time attending an After Dark event and it most definitely will not be my last! WARNING: I hope you like to look… Read More All That I Loved About Eastern Market After Dark 2018 (plus, way too many photos!)

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Eleven Top Picks for the Detroit Month of Design Festival

September is another big month of festivities in Detroit. This month marks the celebration of design aka the Detroit Month of Design Festival, and we’ve got a list of eleven events you may really love! The Detroit Month of Design Festival is a city-wide celebration of art, creativity, and design. Throughout the month of September,… Read More Eleven Top Picks for the Detroit Month of Design Festival