Arts and Culture in Detroit: Central to Our Past and Our Future

Community Development Investment Review, Volume 10, Issue 2, December 2014

By: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

https://www.frbsf.org/community-development/files/arts-and-culture-in-detroit-central-to-our-past-and-our-future.pdf

Creative Placemaking

This article discusses how Detroit has supported the city's cultural ecology, including the use of creative placemaking to create more vibrant places. It discusses the role of partnerships and presents projects that have positively impacted Detroit neighborhoods, including festivals and celebrations, large-scale public art installations, and land reuse projects that benefit community members.


Detroit, MI

2010 Population: 713,777

2010 Population Density: 5,144.34/square mile