Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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Artplace

To support ArtPlace, a creative place-making initiative that uses investments in the arts and other creative assets to shape the social, physical and economic character of cities, towns and communities across the U.S.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

To expand the audience for classical music by offering the symphony experience globally through expanded webcast and mobile content

Knight Detroit Museum Fund

To experiment with new programs that will take the institute’s world-class art collection out of the museum and into the community

Michigan Opera Theatre

To bring the opera into the community through performances in community spaces and commissioning a new opera based on the city’s rich cultural history

Sphinx Organization

To support the development of young musicians of color through Detroit’s annual Sphinx Competition

Arab American National Museum

To support cross-cultural understanding through a forum that focuses on the role of arts in building and engaging communities. 

Marygrove College

To establish an Institute for Arts-Infused Education and to expand the Onstage arts outreach programs

Business Leaders for Michigan

To enhance the ability of the Detroit region's creative community to build out a comprehensive, actionable vision by inventorying and mapping creative sector assets

DIA Metro Area Outreach

To support public engagement with masterpieces from Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) through the installation of high-quality reproductions in communities throughout metropolitan Detroit

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