Here are some exciting plans for up and coming projects at the Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies school garden created by students in our after-school Art & Gardening class.
Community Arts Partnerships (CAP) collaborates with Detroit community organizations to create art…
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Michigan Chronicle - DTE Energy Foundation Announces Winners of Its Summer Jobs Program Video Contest
Aug. 16, 2013 DTE Energy Foundation Announces Winners of Its…
"Detroiters Richard McCall, 17, and Elijah Ramey, 16, won first- and second-place awards respectively. Both of the short videos captured the gratifying experience of helping to paint a mural in the middle of Detroit’s Brightmoor community. McCall and Ramey were employed by the College for Creative Studies over the summer as part of the Grow Detroit’s Young Talent program."
In addition to creating award-winning short videos, our students transformed the building you see in the background from a burnt-out abandoned eye-sore into a 360degree mural they designed themselves. You can see it for yourself at the corner of Lyndon & Burt in Detroit’s Brightmoor Neighborhood.
June 24-28th at the Arab American National Museum - SURA photography camp
Spaces fill up QUICKLY - make sure you send your registration to the Arab American National Museum ASAP.
July 8-18th at the Redford Branch Detroit Public Library - Detroit Neighborhood Arts Workshops
No pre-registration required, just plan extra time to stop in and fill out registration paperwork on the first day & bring 2-3 examples of the student’s best work for the teachers to review.