Ideas City Detroit

Ideas City Detroit

Loebs converged on the Ideas City Detroit conference (workshop, laboratory) last week, an event organized by the New School of NY to bring creative minds of architecture, landscape, design, and art to bear on the reinvention of Detroit. Maurice Cox (LF ’02) and Steve Lewis (LF ’07) were there of course; Theaster Gates (LF ’11) gave a keynote; and Loeblogger Cara Michell participated as a Studio Fellow. Chee Pearlman (LF ’11) brought her creative mind.

Articles in the Detroit Free Press, the Architect’s Newspaper(and here), and Knightblog tell more of the story.

Founded by the New Museum in 2011, and fuelled by the belief that arts and culture are important agents of change and are essential to urban vitality, Ideas City explores the future of cities around the globe. Learn more.

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