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Public x Design Detroit

July 25, 2018

Public x Design: from inclusion to equity is requesting proposals for sessions at our 2018 convening in Detroit, MI. Session leaders will receive complimentary registration to the conference. Due: 5PM EDT July 31, 2018 Questions: publicxdesign@gehlinstitute.org Public x Design, now in its third year, brings together a diverse group of people who contribute to the…

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Design Center in a Box

June 10, 2018

Detroit’s commercial corridors are dominated by vacant storefronts and empty lots, including those adjacent to the strongest, most populated residential neighborhoods. New hope is on the horizon with a City-led public/private partnership initiative intended to expand investment in the public realm, encourage pedestrians, and support existing businesses. Nevertheless, in an uncertain market, and with poor…

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Applications Open! Commerce Design: Detroit

June 10, 2018

Applications are now open! Commerce Design: Detroit is a competition that raises awareness of and access to professional design services for neighborhood small businesses. It celebrates the impact of commercial design projects in the communities where these businesses reside. The competition will recognize projects, submitted jointly by the business owner and design team, within the City…

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