To promote innovation in the local arts community by creating a series of multimedia, augmented-reality public art projects that exist in both the physical and virtual worlds
To support 'Beyond Sustenance' - a series of exhibits, programs and workshops exploring connections within African American culture and culinary arts.
To showcase diverse cultures by transforming a symphonic "pops" concert into a celebration of world music
To support global black cinema through a film festival that will also feature a short screenplay contest
To revitalize open spaces in the Brightmoor community by commissioning local artists to replace blight with public art
To increase exposure for local artists with Building Audiences, a curation project on The Key, a website showcasing Philadelphia's thriving local music scene
To inspire Detroit through film by creating a signature film festival for the city
To deepen amateur musicians' engagement with classical music by offering adults opportunities to perform alongside the orchestra's professionals.
To engage the community in hands-on art-making by expanding the reach of a mobile studio where participants create projects inspired by their neighborhoods
To create innovative programming around the return engagement of the nationally acclaimed Civil Rights exhibit, COURAGE: The Carolina Story That Changed America
To explore cultural understanding through the arts by having nationally known choreographers engage communities in creating new works that explore cultural identities and expression
To support DLECTRICITY, a free nighttime contemporary art festival featuring site-specific installations of light, 3-D video mapping, sound and performance in Midtown Detroit's Woodward Corridor