Located in downtown Detroit, this 10-story gallery-garage displays the work of 26 international artists commissioned by Dan Gilbert, owner of Bedrock Real Estate, working with Library Street Collective.
“The Z” could have been just another utilitarian design in a city that needs new infrastructure. Instead the developer makes the most of this opportunity to reinforce Detroit’s image as an optimistic, intriguing and human place.
These are my concepts in response to an international competition organized by Parallel Projections. My proposal will be included in a book that will eventually be published about the event.
My amateur video asks all citizens to look around and ask themselves, “How healthy is this place?”
Behold my entry for Spacing magazine’s Public Space Invaders film night. The evening of short films about Toronto and urban issues took place on Nov 26.
Nahru Lampkin talks about teaching kids robotics and his hopes for education in Detroit