Monthly Archives: November 2011

DS Shirt Descriptions

To go along with our t-shirts the Detroit Summer youth wrote these pieces to explain the importance of the designs School Closings and the Education Crisis By: Keeya Williams The “school issues” t-shirt design was created to reflect the monetary … Continue reading

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2011 T-shirt Project

Last summer Detroit Summer LAMP youth developed a T-shirt campaign around three core issues: Youth Self-Image, School Closings, and Environmental Justice. They interviewed youth all over the city about these issues, particularly youth who work with the Detroit Future Youth … Continue reading

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Another Detroit Is Happening Mural recap

check out this new recap of the Detroit Summer mural project from last year. now appearing with our exhibit in the queens museum

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T-shirt Campaign Poems

This summer during our t-shirt design process we made poems inspired by the three topics we were investigating: school closing & issues, environmental justice, and youth self-image. After listening to interviews and with the guidance of Angelique Nixon we produced … Continue reading

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