Mosaics & Tapestries: Designing a City With a City
October 2, 2013
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location: Marvin and Betty Danto Lecture Hall, Detroit Insitute of Arts
We often hear that civic engagement means we have to abandon the tools that make great architecture and great urban design and accept mediocre products. Dan Pitera, FAIA, ACD will talk about the use and work of the Detroit Collaborative Design Center to suggest another position where people in the city can be catalysts for urban innovation, key operators in inspiring and creating a new ecological and equitable urban revitalization.
Fee: Free and open to the public